Everyday Olympic Moments

The Olympics are coming- the trials have begun and athletes all over the world are training for the biggest competitions of their lives. Every single Olympic Games promises special moments- Olympic moments. The best of the best from countries all over the globe joined together for a few short weeks in one place to celebrate ...

Jenny Craig Weight Loss Program Progress

jenny craig progress 5 weeks

I was provided a free trial Jenny Craig program and meals. However, the opinions expressed are entirely my own. I just completed week five of Jenny Craig. First of all, how did that go by so fast? I'm serious! I was kind of expecting the days to be long and drag by, thinking about food around ...

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party #27

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party

Welcome back to the Delicious Dishes Recipe Link Party! Did you miss us? We took a break to make a few changes, and now we're back better than ever! We have new hosts that are joining our party this week and we can't wait for you to meet them! This week we're straying from our normal routine of featuring ...

Chicken Pesto Grilled Cheese

Chicken Pesto Grilled Cheese Recipe- This Mama Loves

Chicken Pesto Grilled Cheese One of my most favorite things to eat for lunch is grilled cheese.  Like, I get excited for it. There's just something about the melty cheese and toasted bread that makes my tastebuds happy.  My husband? Not a fan.  My girls? They love it more than me.  It's nice to have grilled ...

Double Chocolate Mocha Iced Coffee Pops

Double Chocolate Mocha Iced Coffee Pops- This Mama Loves

This double chocolate mocha iced coffee pops recipe is brought to you by our friends at Caribou Coffee.  Opinions are my own. Coffee and I have a long history. I loved the idea of it for many years and then I fell in love with it...and iced has always been one of my favorite ways to ...

#PetcoGrooming: Brownie’s First Grooming Experience!

First Grooming Experience Petco Grooming - This Mama Loves

#PetcoGrooming: Brownie's First Grooming Experience! We've never had Brownie groomed before. Tobey wasn't ever groomed, so it just never occurred to us, I suppose. But Brownie's fur and hair are very different from Tobey's, and with her beard on her snout, we realized we may need to take some visits to the groomer.  Last week, the ...

Allergy Friendly Bedroom Makeover

Allergy Friendly Bedroom Makeover from This Mama Loves

Allergy Friendly Bedroom Makeover Recently I was invited to attend a webinar with AllerEase and Dr. Neeta Ogden, an allergy specialist, to learn about allergy friendly bedroom makeovers. Many, if not all of us, have some kind of allergies at some point in time, or at least some symptoms relating from allergens.  Yes, there are medicines ...

Support Local Shelters with Paw Points

Support Local Shelters with Paw Points - This Mama Loves

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Fresh Step® Litter. Our pets are all adopted from either shelters or rescues. My husband's first cat was tossed in a dumpster, with her whole litter, as teeny tiny kittens. Tobey, Brownie Buttons, Sunshine, Rosabeth (Rosie) and Lloyd were all adopted from local shelters or ...

Chocolate-Dipped Pineapple Popsicles

Chocolate Dipped Pineapple Popsicles from This Mama Loves

Chocolate-Dipped Pineapple Popsicles This chocolate-dipped pineapple recipe is supposed to have been sponsored by DOLE® Canned 100% Pineapple Juice via Mode Media. Fourth of July weekend is coming up. It's promising to be super hot, and that means I'm going to want something refreshing for a treat. I love red, white and blue as much as any ...

Western Carribbean Cruise on Carnival Magic #LetsGoCarnival

Western Carribbean Cruise on Carnival Magic- This Mama Loves Blog

Western Carribbean Cruise on Carnival Magic Disclosure: I am participating in the #LetsGOCarnival retreat managed by SJ Consulting. The opinions on this blog are my own. We are packing our bags and heading to sea- literally- in just under 2 weeks. Our first cruise as a family. My second cruise, and my husband and kids' will be on their first cruise ship.  To say we're excited is an understatement- we are really looking forward to some ...