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Walmart Inspires You To Help Fight Hunger. Spark Change.

Food Bank Volunteers

{Sponsored} So much of our lives are centered around food.  Beyond the ideal 3 meals per day and 2 snacks, food is an experience, best shared with those you...

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Walnut Steel Cut Oatmeal Recipe

Pumpkin Walnut Steel Cut Oatmeal

{Sponsored} During the Summer, my kids loved the extra time we had in the mornings for more lavish breakfast dishes like blueberry cornmeal pancakes or vegetarian egg white frittatas....

Steak Fajitas On The Grill

Steak Fajitas On The Grill

{Sponsored} My kids looked at me skeptically last week when I picked out a trio of thin, ribeye steaks while shopping at my local Walmart. My kids love steak,...

VSP Partners With America’s VetDogs To Improve the Lives of Veterans *Giveaway*

Vision to Share America's VetDogs

{Sponsored} I cannot remember a time when I didn’t where glasses or contact lenses.  And while inconvenient, I’m incredibly thankful that medical technology has evolved in such a way...

EEK! At The Greek!

EEK! At The Greek

No compensation was received for this post. Media tickets provided. One of the most unique and artistic Halloween celebrations occurs every year at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles....

5 Ingredient Tofu Stir-Fry Recipe

5 Ingredient Tofu Stir-Fry Recipe

{Sponsored} Now that we’re completely immersed in homework, sports, and activities, I’m once again faced with the challenge of getting dinner on the table every night.  Eating out has...

The Boxtrolls Free Printable Activity Guide, Halloween Costume Ideas, and Recipes

The Boxtrolls Cookie Pops

No compensation was received for this post. LAIKA’s much anticipated film about a family of mischievous, box-wearing, dumpster-diving creatures debuts in theaters this weekend. In honor of the theatrical...

7 Things You Didn’t Know About The Boxtrolls

Fish and Shoe in The Boxtrolls

No compensation was received for this post. My son is counting down the days until LAIKA and Focus Features’ latest film The Boxtrolls debuts in theaters. Earlier this week,...

On the Set of The Boxtrolls

John Ashlee Prat on the Set of The Boxtrolls

No compensation was received for this post.  I attended a set visit which facilitated the writing of this post. There is something uniquely magical about a stop-motion film, particularly...

How To Create a Photo Book From Your Smart Phone

Print from Smartphone

{Sponsored} Confession: Last week I purchased an ADDITIONAL 1 TB external hard drive solely to store all of the photos I’ve taken this year alone! Digital photography has revolutionized...