We have tried to live as close as possible to a chemical free life in my home, but it’s hard sometimes. Finding a product that is safe for my family and also effective in keeping my home clean has never been easy, but I was relatively happy with what I had been using. Until I found Norwex, that is!! Continue reading
One of my favorite things to do around the holidays is to bake, and I happen to believe that a recipe is only ever as good as the quality of it’s ingredients!! I have been making my own vanilla extract for years now and WOW, what a difference! It has such a richer and more robust flavor than what you typically find in the store, and the best part is, you can customize it to your specific taste by choosing which type of bean to use. Continue reading
“On the first day of Christmas What Mama Wants sent to me………”
I’m so excited to introduce you to my annual Christmas Round-Up that I call, ‘My Favorite Things!!’ I have hosted this round-up on my other blogs in years past, but this is the first time I’ll be sharing it with you on What Mama Wants and I’m super excited!! It’s 12 Days of Christmas at it’s best with gift ideas, recipes, giveaways, and MORE GIVEAWAYS!! Continue reading
It’s ‘Pure Michigan Apple Month’ and I sure have been enjoying all that it has to offer!! A couple weeks ago, I was invited to participate in a blogger tour hosted by the Michigan Apple Committee and we could not have asked for a more beautiful day. It was quite windy, but I’ll take a sunny and colorful fall day with wind-blown hair over a cold and dreary one anytime!!
Last week was a great start to this new weekly link-up!! It takes time to get these things going, but we had some really great recipes shared here and I’m hoping for more of the same this week!!! The recipe below is one of my favorite summer soups, because it tastes so super fresh!! I hope you LOVE IT as much as my family and I do!! Continue reading
Fall 2014 Spa Week is around the corner. This fall, Spa Week will take place from October 20th through October 26th. During Spa Week, select spa and salon treatments are offered at $50. These services include manicures, pedicures, facials, massages, and even Botox treatments. Continue reading
In October of last year, I attended the Wolverine 1000 Mile Fashion Night Out for the first time, so when I received the invite for this year’s event, I couldn’t RSVP fast enough!!! If it was to be anything like the year before, it would be a night full of great people, great food and drinks, and AMAZING footwear. Well, it was all of that and more!!!!! Continue reading