How to be a responsible dog parent

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This post brought to you by American Kennel Club. All opinions are 100% mine.When I was a younger adult I became afraid of dogs. I was bit by a friend's dog that I thought I was friendly with and my trust of all dogs was shattered. I used to play with this dog. He was friendly and sweet. And then one day he snapped and attacked my hand as I was petting him. This was an extreme situation that, it … [Read more...]

6 Ways to Streamline Your Essential Household Tasks with Office 365 – $50 #OfficeGiveaway

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This is a sponsored post and giveaway. Opinions are mine! I think most of us are always on the lookout for a way to make things easier to run our households.Trying to juggle our kids ever-growing extra-curricular calendars, plan meals, run errands, maintain the budget, and manage to keep the house clean and serve food other than cereal for dinner can be a huge challenge. Add to that things … [Read more...]

#7DaysofSpringCleaning – Clean Clutter. Donate Stuff. Create Jobs.

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This post was made possible through the support of Goodwill. All opinions are my own.It's Spring and we all know what that means!If you live in Indiana it means snow....*sad face*...But enough of my pouting about the weather, spring also means spring cleaning! And if you are like me, you have a lot of stuff that you have kept around that really is just taking up space.Sometimes it's … [Read more...]

Reebok #SkyScape Runaround – like pillows for your feet {giveaway}

Reebok Skyscape

Given a choice between wearing shoes and going barefoot, I would select barefoot almost every time.If it wouldn't tear up the soles of my feet anyway.Even when it comes to athletic shoes, I often find them constricting, stiff and clunky.So I am always on the lookout for a shoe that can mimic the feel of wearing nothing at all, yet still protect my feet and look adorable at the same … [Read more...]

How to stay fit even if you are stuck in bed

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Stuck In Bed Fitness for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine.Many of us take for granted the fact that we can go for a run or a walk whenever we want.We can hit the gym.Or not.We can ride a bike.Or not.We can swim.Or not.If we want to workout, we can. Obviously we know we should as much as possible, but even if we … [Read more...]

Paleo Grilled Asiago Stuffed Pork Chops

Paleo Grilled Asiago Stuffed Pork Chops

Do you even care what's in that?It really tastes as amazing as it looks.Obviously the dairy is controversial with paleo, different people believe different things. We don't have a problem with it so we eat it, buying raw dairy whenever possible. 5.0 from 3 reviews Paleo Grilled Asiago Stuffed Pork Chops   Save Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 30 mins Total … [Read more...]

How do you grill? Grill a 5-course Paleo Meal!

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This post brought to you by Dollar General. All opinions are 100% mine.Summer is coming!Yay!This is the best time of the year. The excitement you feel wondering if today will be the day it will finally hit 80 degrees. The anticipation of finally putting away your winter wardrobe and being able to wear shorts. The natural high you feel after spending time soaking up vitamin D from the sun. … [Read more...]

Four Tips for a Stress-Free Vet Trip

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Taking your cat to the vet can be a stressful experience for both you and your pet. If the idea of coaxing your cat into a carrier and transporting him or her to the Vet fills you with fear, panic not. Here are four ways to make the journey that little bit easier.Practice Makes PerfectHave you ever wondered why it is so hard to transport your pet? Forcing your pet into an unfamiliar … [Read more...]

Royal Caribbean Liberty of the Seas – Stateroom 7520

Royal Caribbean Liberty of the Seas - Stateroom 7520

It's hard to imagine what your stateroom will be like if you have never been a cruise or on a specific cruise ship. Even though the cruise line may have photos, they are examples of a single room, not the actual room you might be staying in.During my stay on the Royal Caribbean Liberty of the Seas, I stayed in Stateroom 7520 which is what they call a Superior Ocean View Stateroom. It holds 2 … [Read more...]

Paleo Maple Coconut Bars Recipe

Paleo Maple Coconut Bars Recipe

I love Paleo desserts. They taste sweet and indulgent but really can be very healthy. These Paleo Maple Coconut Bars are so simple yet look and sound amazingly delicious.To see the recipe, visit: Delicious Obsessions: Maple Coconut Bars.About Delicious Obsessions: My name is Jessica and I want to welcome you to Delicious Obsessions! I am so happy to have you here and hope that the … [Read more...]

Apparoo App of the Week – Blinkbuggy: The Baby Book Reinvented

Apparoo App of the Week

The Apparoo App of the Week this week is Blinkbuggy!Each week I will be bringing you great a new app that you can get at a great discount or even free thanks to Apparoo.About Apparoo: Welcome to Apparoo, your trusty source for mobile app recommendations. We know you don’t have time to sift through thousands of app reviews, so we do it for you. When we find something we love, we’ll let … [Read more...]

My first cruise! Royal Caribbean Liberty of the Seas #SeastheDay

Liberty of the Seas

I have to admit that the idea of a cruise vacation never really appealed to me. Being confined on board a floating city with a bunch of strangers just wasn't something that was high on my bucket list. Sure, some of the activities and excursions sounded fun, but at what cost? Tiny staterooms. Crowded dining areas. And very limited possibilities.I don't admit this very often...But boy was I … [Read more...]

Party with Peppa Pig

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Peppa Pig is one of those things that no matter how old my kids get, we still hold an affection for, especially my daughter. She is 6 now and still adores Peppa and her whole family.I've said it before but the storylines and lessons taught by the characters are engaging and effective. Parents appreciate the practicality of teaching simple life lessons set amid the backdrop of family support … [Read more...]