5 Things Your School Nutrition Director Wants You to Know

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Earlier this year, I was invited to attend the School Nutrition Association Conference in Boston. It was, to say the least, a very eye opening experience for me. I had so many questions I didn't even know I had, and while it was just a short experience (one day), really enlightening. Right after the conference, ...

Join us to talk beef! #Beef4Dinner #TwitterParty 9/30

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Looking for dinner inspiration? Look no further, during the #Beef4Dinner Twitter Party we will be chatting about easy recipes to bring more beef into your dinner routine. We love to use beef for meatballs (in many varieties like Pumpkin Meatballs), Meat Pie, and Cheesy Chili Bombs are all easy to make and sure to please the ...

Fall fashion ideas

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This post brought to you by PEOPLE magazine, InStyle magazine, and StyleWatch magazine. All opinions are 100% mine. Fall is a time for fashion! It’s the perfect balance between the hot and dreary summer months, and cold frigid winters that leave you piling on layer after layer. Everyone finds fashion inspiration in different places. Some people ...

Friends turns 20: Central Perk Roast #8OClockCoffee #Friends20

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I still miss Friends. I do. I know it's been gone a long time but I loved that show, I loved the cast and the characters and I kind of came into my own as an adult while watching Phoebe, Chandler, Monica and the gang. I grew to love coffee while watching Friends. Plus, it ...

Norwich Spa at Foxwoods

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Sometimes it's nice to do a little something special for yourself. A little spa time, for example. Now, I have gotten pedicures every now and then for several years.  My friend Lisa and I were invited to the Norwich Spa at Foxwoods to enjoy their Pedi-Colada experience.  I think we're both absolutely ruined for other pedicures ...

Visiting Mount Vernon- Changes and Chocolate #ChocolateHistory

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So here's a fun fact you didn't know about me- George Washington is my favorite President.  Always has been.  When I was younger, my family took a trip to Washington DC for a vacation.  My souvenir of choice was a framed George Washington print. It hung on my wall through high school.  (Sadly, I'm not ...

#TheBoxtrolls: Behind the Scenes + #TwitterParty

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Today's the big day, my friends!! After months of waiting, reading, playing and crafting, The Boxtrolls has arrived to theaters across the country.  We can finally meet Eggs, Oilcan, Fish and the other Boxtrolls! So excited to see this one!  Check out this behind the scenes look at the movie, and let me know what you ...

Give yourself a break and let someone else worry #LifeLockHealthyCredit

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Doesn’t fall just seem like a time to breathe again? I love the carefreeness and fun of the summer, but the return of structure that comes with back to school is not unappreciated. If you aren’t feeling the structure in your life yet, there are a couple of things to get in the groove of ...

Troll of Your Tongue #TheBoxtrolls + Twitter Party 9/26

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The Boxtrolls is coming to theaters TOMORROW, September 26! I don't know who's more excited to go, but we Martins can't wait to get to the theater to see this movie.  It's been a fun summer reading the book and doing fun crafts and activities building up to this and it's finally almost here! Check ...

#TheBoxtrolls: What Makes a Family + Twitter Party 9/26

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The Boxtrolls is coming to theaters TOMORROW, September 26! I don't know who's more excited to go, but we Martins can't wait to get to the theater to see this movie.  It's been a fun summer reading the book and doing fun crafts and activities building up to this and it's finally almost here! Check ...