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How I Lost 14.5 lbs and 10.75 inches in 6 weeks ( my weight loss story )

Weight Loss Story

Today I’m sharing with you my weight  loss story and how I successfully lost 14.5 lbs and 10.75 inches in 8 weeks without any expensive diets, specific products you have to buy, without point or calorie counting or any of the other weight loss stuff you’re used to. My secret? There is no secret! You just train your body and your mind to do what’s right and healthy!! Shall we begin?!  The beginning of my diet I was 10 months postpartum and 25 lbs over weight from where I was when we got married. When I got pregnant, unexpectedly, with my second…I was already overweight, so I started off my pregnancy higher than I’d hoped. My BMI was at … [Read more...]

The Creative Collection Link Party


Welcome to another Creative Collection Link Party! Thanks for stopping by! Check out this week's faves and be sure to show off your new stuff!! Easter Pudding Cups| Kleinworth & Co.   DIY Moss Bunny Topiaries| Average But Inspired DIY Pastel Shadow Box Shelf| Pitter and Glink Coconut and Rose Body Scrub|Hairspray and High heels   Tropical Smoothie| A Simple Pantry Tattoo Easter Eggs| Uncommon Designs DIY Confetti Easter Eggs | A Pumpkin and a Princess Craft-o-Maniac: Facebook || Twitter || Pinterest || Instagram || Google+ Mallory & Savannah from Classy Clutter: Facebook || Twitter || … [Read more...]

Easter Candy Bark


Now that St. Patrick’s Day is over, I thought I’d share a fool proof Easter Candy Bark treat that is easy to make and that everyone will love! I make this for my coworkers as Christmas gifts each year (in different colors) and they call it “chocolate crack” because it’s so good! The best part is it’s so simple to make it’ll surprise people how little time goes into it! The ingredients are simple…. You’ll need… Pretzels Oreos M&M’s in your choice of color and flavor Sprinkles White Chocolate candy melts The quantities are really up to you… I use wax paper on a cookie sheet and from there I break up my … [Read more...]

Carrot Easter Wreath


You guys are well aware...it’s a little known fact that I love making wreaths and surprisingly I have never made an Easter wreath! So I took apart an older wreath I had, spray painted it white, and got started and my Carrot Easter Wreath was born!! I really wanted to make the carrots pop, so after I spray painted the wreath white, I got started making my carrots. To make the carrots you use a simple salt dough recipe: Salt Dough: 1/2 cup water 1/2 cup salt 1 cup flour Directions: Mix flour and salt and add water slowly. Be careful it’s not too watery. Add more water if too dry or add more flour if too wet. From there … [Read more...]

Chicken and Stuffing Veggie Casserole { Easy Dinner Idea }

30 minute dinner idea

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WeekNightHero #CollectiveBias Last week I shared with you these yummy Swedish Meatballs using Campbell’s Soups for Easy Cooking! Tonight I'm sharing another yummy 30 minute easy dinner idea using Campbell's Soups for Easy Cooking, but this time I'm using a new soup...I'm using their Creamy Herb and Garlic soup with Chicken Broth! What you need: 3-5 chicken breasts defrosted 1 bag of frozen veggies of choice 1 1/2 cartons of Creamy Herb and Garlic Campbell's Soup for Easy Cooking 1 package of stuffing How to: Start … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Brownie Cups with DOVE® Fruit Cherries

chocolate chip brownie cups with chocolate covered cherries from Dove

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LoveDoveFruits #CollectiveBias I LOVE a good dessert recipe and lately I've been trying out new ways to take a simple dessert and jazz it up! Today I'm showing you how to turn two simple store bought ideas and merge them into a homemade dessert that will make your guests think you slaved for hours!! These Chocolate Chip Brownie Cups with DOVE® Fruit Cherries and icing are a creative spin on the homemade!! The recipe is very simple: 1 roll of store bought chocolate chip cookie dough 1 box of brownie mix with all necessary … [Read more...]

Recipe for Courage: Chicken Avocado Salad


When Abbey & I decided to start this series, we loved the idea of incorporating her readers' love for creating and cooking into a discussion that got even more personal and helped us talk about things near & dear to our hearts. Thus, Recipes of the Heart was birthed, and we are excited to be exploring the theme of Bravery & Courage in our inaugural month. Earlier this month I talked about a simple summer day that taught me much about having the courage to try something new. Most of us experience varying levels of apprehension when it comes to trying something new - making a new friend, stepping into a new job, sharing our … [Read more...]

Slam Dunk Float with Coca Cola Vanilla

Slam Dunk Coca-Cola Vanilla Orange Float from The Cards We Drew #FinalFourPack #Ad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FinalFourPack #CollectiveBias Coca-Cola is a corporate champion of the NCAA. Who's getting excited for NCAA® March Madness?!  We certainly are around our house and today we're celebrating with a simple and yummy Slam Dunk Coca-Cola Vanilla Coke and Orange Sherbet Float!!! If you love floats, this one will get you in the mood to watch some hoops and cheer on your favorite team! You can hop on over to Walmart to pick up a Coca-Cola NCAA® Final Four Pack for your float...you can get four packs (16 cans) for $5 or 2 packs for … [Read more...]