On Fox 5 DC: New Innovative Easter Treats

April 9, 2017 | in: Uncategorized

I had the pleasure of being a guest on Fox 5 Morning News to talk about the coolest Easter treats. Think beyond the marshmallow bunny, and check out these innovative …more

McFadden Family Then and Now with McCann’s Steel Cut Irish Oatmeal

March 10, 2016 | in: Uncategorized

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. My husband Chris grew up in Ireland, living outside of Dublin with his parents and siblings from the age of …more

Gold Peak Coffee and I Become Serious

December 4, 2014 | in: Uncategorized

I was invited to experience Gold Peak Coffee and this is a sponsored post. With each year that passes, coffee and I deepen the seriousness of our relationship. It is a …more

Ultimate Homemade Granola (Diet-Friendly!)

March 10, 2014 | in: Uncategorized

Disclosure: This post is part of the Spenda 365 Sweet Swaps blogger program by McNeill Nutritionals, LLC and The Motherhood, who sent me products and compensated me for my time. …more

GIVEAWAY: Celebrate with Hershey’s Candy Huge Candy Assortment

February 27, 2014 | in: Uncategorized

This is a sponsored post as a member of the Global Influence Network. My children received goodies for their baskets and I received a bit of compensation as thanks for …more

Splenda #SweetSwaps Twitter Party and Prizes

February 25, 2014 | in: Uncategorized

Disclosure͗: This post is part of the Splenda 365 Sweet Swaps Blogger Program by McNeil Nutritionals and The Motherhood, who sent me products and compensated me for my time. Opinions, …more

#DisneySide @ Home Celebration: Disney Family Brunch

February 22, 2014 | in: Uncategorized

Last weekend my family and I showed our #DisneySide and hosted five families for a Disney-themed brunch. Great friends, good food and and an adorable party kit provided by the …more

New Year’s Eve and Nutrition Resolutions

December 31, 2013 | in: Uncategorized

This post has been sponsored by the Got Milk? program and The Breakfast Project. All words and opinions are my own. What are YOU doing New Year’s Eve? Do you …more

How to Host Thanksgiving: The Game Plan

November 22, 2013 | in: Uncategorized

  SATURDAY: Clean up all clutter in party areas. Polish furniture. Clean windows. Wash tablecloth and napkins. Confirm guest count and if guests are bringing any dishes. SUNDAY: Review recipes, …more

{Sponsored} Sweet Moments During the Summer (With and Without the Kids!)

July 1, 2013 | in: Uncategorized

About half of the parents I know look forward to the mellowness of summer. They enjoy the looser structure, the absence of homework battles, the fewer 7 a.m. sandwich making …more

Fruit 2 O and Dial It Back Review {Sponsored}

May 19, 2013 | in: Uncategorized

Fruit2O  is a flavored water brand that contains no sugar, no calories, no carbs, is low in sodium (no sport drink bloat!) and infuses the water with natural fruit flavor. I tried all …more

Eating in Solidarity with Extreme Poverty Worldwide: #BelowtheLine for World Food Program USA

April 29, 2013 | in: Uncategorized

This week I am eating on just $1.50 a day, and I am experiencing firsthand how 1.4 billion people worldwide eat below the poverty line. Eating only $1.50 a day …more

GIVEAWAY: $50 Safeway Gift Card and Safeway Gas Rewards

March 12, 2013 | in: Uncategorized

How many times do you hit the grocery store per week? Once? Twice? Three times a shopper? I’m there constantly, from the quick grab of milk, diapers and that missing …more

My Flatout Hungry Girl Sandwich Recipes: Low Cal, Low Hunger

February 11, 2013 | in: Uncategorized

I love wraps, I love the Hungry Girl blog’s healthy meals, and I love making sandwiches. My toddler Alice and I split a big sandwich every single weekday for lunch …more

Omega Infusion Zero Calorie Drinks: Better Than Fish Burps

February 7, 2013 | in: Uncategorized

Lately I have been swapping my daily fish oil caplets for Omega Infusion zero calorie beverage drinks. The drinks taste just like those Vitamin Water or other fruity flavored waters …more