Wine Wednesday Josh Cellars

September 17, 2014

Happy Wine Wednesday! After a very cool past week it’s going to be 70+ degrees today. Yeah! One more night of white wine. When you name a wine after your dad I feel like your winery is going to have a great story. Joseph Clark winery in California produces great wines at very reasonable prices. […]

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Travel Tuesday Giveaway

September 16, 2014

Scott and I are heading out of town this weekend courtesy of  Visit Omaha, the Omaha Convention and Visitors Bureau in Omaha, Nebraska. It’s restaurant week and they are trying to get the word out about how great Omaha is to visit. Since I’ve only ever been there for work I wanted the chance to […]

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Travel Tuesday Omaha

September 16, 2014

When you think about Omaha, most people have never been or think it’s just flyover country. I had been for work a few times but never really had time to check out Omaha. When Visit Omaha contacted me about coming for a weekend I was really excited. It just so happened to be Omaha Restaurant Week […]

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Tracking Sleep with Jawbone UP24

September 15, 2014

Today, I’m partnering with Jawbone to talk about sleep. I’ve written about my issues with sleep on the blog a few times. I’ve never been a great sleeper (you can even ask my Mom that) and I am constantly waking up each night and never feel like I am getting deep sleep or enough sleep. While […]

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Fitness Friday Manitoba Harvest Hemp Protein +

September 12, 2014

We are on our way to Omaha for a fun weekend away! Much needed and I am looking forward to exploring a city as a tourist instead of just being there for work. Since we got up at 4:30 this morning (that is way to early!) I didn’t get a workout. But I did make […]

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Pulled Pork Nachos

September 11, 2014

Disclosure: I was compensated by Food Should Taste Good for developing this recipe and sent product samples to create the recipe with.   When you open your fridge and see that teeny tiny container of leftovers and you don’t have a clue what to do with it? That was me coming up with these nachos. […]

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Wine Wednesday Trader Joe’s Entertaining Wines

September 10, 2014

We tend to have impromptu evenings of having friends over, this past weekend we decided to have a bonfire about 3 hours before dusk. So how do you throw a quick party together in a few hours? A variety of appetizers, a few kinds of wine, beer options, water and kid friendly beverages all help. […]

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Makeup Monday Makeup Bags and Best Eye Palettes

September 8, 2014

As someone who has way too much makeup I have attempted to organize my drawer. Eliminating single eye shadows (not my MAC or Bare Minerals, I love those too much) in favor of palettes. You get a variety of color options and they take up a lot less space! With one drawer to hold all […]

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Fall Fitness Pieces

September 5, 2014

It was a very fall like 58 degrees when I woke up this morning. I couldn’t just leave the house in my normal Friday attire of a cute work tank and jeans. I had to grab a jacket! Knowing that it would soon be jacket season again and that I would need to be layering […]

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There Is No Magic Cure

September 4, 2014

Last night I was having a discussion with a Twitter friend about my annoyance with every “magic” sales pitch out there. Things like It Works, vitamins, supplements, beauty potions etc. They make these wild promises of a flat belly, long hair, beautiful skin, taking years off your face, toning your arms (I HATE the word […]

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