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Delicious Dishes Recipe Party: Light and Healthy Recipes

Happy New Year! We're back, and I write this in anticipation of my first toning class at the gym. Assuming they remember me and the roof doesn't cave in, I'm adding a new activity to my healthy goals today. I don't even know what to wear. But-- I need it.  I let loose a bit [...]



Teaching Your Daughter How to Be Kind to Others

Teaching your daughter how to be kind to others from This Mama Loves blog

 This post is sponsored by American Girl®.  All opinions are my own. Being kind to others is not something everyone is born with. However, as a mom to a little girl, I want to teach my daughter to be kind. Sometimes, though, this isn’t as easy as it sounds.  I wanted to share some things [...]

Helping your Senior Dog Live Longer

Your dog is just as much a part of your family as any other human member. Just because they walk on four legs doesn’t mean they need to be treated any less. If you want to keep your dog around for companionship and to love for a long time, you need to start now. Here’s [...]

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party: Favorite Soup Recipes

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party Favorite Soup Recipes from This Mama Loves

One of the best things for me about fall is that it's time to start making soups and stews once again. We kind of ignore these delightful bowls of yum in warmer months at our house, so cooler weather brings fun changes in our meal plans. YUM. We have family favorites, of course, but Crockpot [...]

Making the Switch to Store Brand Baby Formula

Making the Switch to Store Brand Baby Formula

It’s no secret that having a baby is expensive.  There is a lot of gear to buy ahead of time and things to do to make sure your home is ready for a baby or another baby if you already have one.  Then, there are the expenses once baby is here, like diapers, wipes, etc. [...]

Helping Your Senior Dog Live Longer

Helping Your Senior Dog Live Longer Your dog is just as much a part of your family as any other human member. Just because they walk on four legs doesn’t mean they need to be treated any less. If you want to keep your dog around for a long time, you need to start now. [...]

Tips for Embracing the New Season #StillGoing

Tips for Embracing a New Season from This Mama Loves

It is hard to believe that fall is already here. I am enjoying the crisp weather, but there are some things we are doing differently to embrace this new season. Check out these tips for embracing the new fall season and keeping safe, when possible. I cannot tell you how many times this summer, I [...]

Coconut Oil Roasted Pumpkin Seeds with Basil, Lime, and Sea Salt

Coconut Oil Roasted Pumpkin Seeds with Basil, Lime, and Sea Salt

Growing up I think I might have looked forward to eating the roasted pumpkin seeds my mom made more than actually carving the pumpkins and as a grown up, I know that I do.  It's something that my kids look forward to as well and even the toddlers love for a snack.  With 5 kids [...]

Domino’s is Leading the Way

Domino's is Leading the Way

I’m a Michigan girl, born and raised and there are a lot of things about Michigan that I know well and love.  However, last month I traveled about 3 hours south of my hometown to Ann Arbor to the Domino’s Pizza Headquarters for Digital Insiders Day 2016 and I learned a lot about the amazing [...]

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party Favorite Pumpkin Recipes

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party: Favorite Pumpkin Recipes - This Mama Loves

Pumpkins are everywhere right now- I think the kids have come home with a pumpkin of some size every day for two weeks. I am not complaining, but those sugar pumpkins have me ready to bake and cook some yumminess for sure! I'm feeling like it's time to make our Pumpkin Whoopie Pies again- the [...]