How To Make Iced Tea with K-Cups

Yes! Easy steps to make refreshing iced tea with K-Cups. #TeaMoments

Iced Tea is one of the most refreshing beverages to ever exist.  When I think of relaxing, especially in hot summer weather, I always think of it.  It's nice and light, perfect for when you're fighting to beat the heat. Have you ever made your own iced tea using K cups? Today, I want to share just how easy it is to do with the help of Lipton K-Cups! I've even put together a cute little how-to video to share.  This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox, all opinions are my own. © 2015 Target Brands, ...

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Make Body Scrub with your Favorite Body Wash

two ingredient scrub

I love a great smelling body wash, it can really brighten my mood big time! Great scents in general can boost my mood and it's about time to realize it more. On the topic of great smelling body wash, I'm excited to introduce something innovative! Plus, I'm going to share how easy it is to hack your body wash and turn it into a delightful body scrub that's perfect for use and even better for making easy gifts! This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox about the Caress® Forever Collection at Walmart, ...

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Homemaking Hacks: 3 Ways To Use Newspaper To Clean

Clever ideas to use newspaper to clean your home #homemakinghacks

This post may contain affiliate links. Can't believe it's already the new year. Is it just me or did 2014 completely fly by? All I know is that the holiday season went by in a flash and all I have left to remind me is a completely messy and unorganized house. But, after getting to spend time with friends and family, I can totally be okay with that. But, it's time to get things in order around here. Recently I was sent an interesting and downright fun book called "Life Hacks" by Keith Bradford. ...

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Slow Cooker Vegetable Soup and Tips for Freezing Soup with FoodSaver®

slow cooker veggie soup and tips for freezing soup

Anyone else have a Halloween candy hangover? I woke up the day after and decided I really needed to get back on track before the holidays. Making a gigantic batch of filling veggie soup seemed like a brilliant idea to start getting my act together. So, over the weekend I jam packed anything I could think of that would be healthy, filling, affordable and tasty into my trusty slow cooker. This is a sponsored post about using FoodSaver® Vacuum Sealing System to preserve food, all opinions are my ...

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Learning How To Sneak In More “Me Time”

5 ways to get more control of your time.

It can't be just me. It feels like the hours in the day are shrinking. Could it be that it's getting darker earlier? I don't know what it is, but it's kinda cramping my style. I need more more time in a day. No matter what I try, there is just no extra time lately.  That's why multi-tasking has become something I've urgently been trying to do more of.  While watching T.V. while working isn't really "me time", it's a step in the right direction. Ya know? #spon: I'm required to disclose a ...

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Easy “Spa at Home”‘ Recipes & Suave® Luxury Spa Sweepstakes

DIY spa. honey brown sugar scrub

The word spa is just blissful in itself. I am long overdue for a visit, a little (or a lot) of me time is in order. I've booked a pedicure, but before I get one, I totally need a pre-pedicure. Are you with me? You know when you're feet are completely not presentable that you have to give your self a pre-treatment before *gasp* you allow them to be seen publicly? Hopefully you don't think I'm crazy, I do have proof that other people that I know do this. Hey, I'm serious! This is a sponsored post ...

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6 Dinner Party Tips for Easy Clean Up from a Girl Who Hates to Clean

personalized straw labels

It's practically October and the "holiday season" is in plain view. (Yipee!) Besides greedily thinking about what I'd love to get for gifts, entertaining is on my mind. I love throwing a fun get together, but I'll be the first to admit that cleaning is not my strong suit. It's just seriously not an interest of mine. That was hard to write with a straight face, by the way.  Messes give me a headache and I totally hate dishes. There, I said it.  Too bad eating without utensils isn't socially ...

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Homemaking Hacks: 10 Things to Do with Dish Soap Besides Wash Dishes

Things to do with dish soap besides wash dishes

I just love homemaking hacks. I bet that is complete news to you. Okay, just pulling your leg, of course you know that. I recently discovered a long list of uses for dish soap besides washing dishes. I have to admit, I'd never given it all that much thought. After checking out these ideas I was immediately impressed and when I actually tried doing some myself I was sold. Dish soap is so affordable too making it a sweet way to save a few bucks. Why buy extra products if you don't have to? I can ...

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DIY Makeup Brush Cleaner Recipe

Use these common household products to clean your makeup brushes. awesome.

As you probably already know, I kind of dig household hacks. You may have also noticed that I love beauty products. I've recently taken to putting on my liquid foundation with a brush, which by the way adds a ton of coverage if you haven't tried it yet. Yeah because all of a sudden I really need it! This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox, all opinions are my own. One thing that I hadn't really mapped out is how to clean my brushes properly.  I figure that I could use the nice makeup remover ...

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5 Delicious Breakfast Ideas from Your Freezer in 5 Minutes


This post brought to you by American Frozen Foods Institute and the Frozen Food Roundtable. All opinions are 100% mine. Oh how I love my freezer. I always like to keep it well stocked for convenience purposes since time my always crunched. But, there are other benefits of frozen foods and to keeping these meals on hand. Freezing, is like a pause button allowing us to keep foods fresh as well as locking in nutrients and flavor! Today I'm chatting about Frozen. How Fresh Stays Fresh and ...

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A Busy Woman’s Guide To Freezer Meals

A busy woman's guide to freezer cooking

If you are a full time working mom outside the home or at home like me, you realize how hard it can be to juggle everything and provide your family with a healthy meal every night.  Whether you are a new mom, have multiple children, work part time, full time or keeping up your home, your life is busy and you are constantly on the go. Last week we chatted about tips for better time management in the kitchen. Today, I'm sharing A Busy Woman's Guide To Freezer Meals that is sure to help you tackle ...

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