Watching the Summer Games on Xfinity X1

Xfinity X1 Comcast NBCUniversal Rio Olympics #XfinityX1 ad

This post is sponsored by #XfinityX1. All opinions are mine alone. Call me crazy, but I get excited when the calendar year is even number.  It just makes me so happy to see the world come together for a few short weeks to celebrate amazing sports and athletes. My excitement is usually higher for … [Continue reading]

Summertime Berry Lemonade Slushy

Berry Lemonade Slushy #AlwaysDelicious ad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone. #AlwaysDelicious #CollectiveBias This Berry Lemonade Slushy uses delicious Simply Lemonade® for a refreshing alternative to homemade lemonades, and is sure to be the star of your … [Continue reading]

Summer Sunsets

Sunset Water

There is something amazing about walking the block to the beach and being greeted with a newly painted sky each night.  Summer sunsets down the shore are breathtakingly beautiful.  Photos barely do the color justice. One key tip - don't leave when the sun dips below the horizon. The really gorgeous … [Continue reading]

White Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

White Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake 5

White Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake was the perfect way to enjoy birthday week at our house. Last week we celebrated two birthday: my 40th and C's 8th.While I love my birthday, I find that I spend most of the time planning for C's birthday.  We did have a perfect day visiting Valley Forge and having … [Continue reading]

Girls Weekend Away


This weekend is the first time that I've traveled somewhere with just one child since, well..., since I only had one child. I don't know why, but this end-of-school year time has been tough for everyone this year.  Before all three kids are home for the summer with me while I'm working full time … [Continue reading]