Wine Wednesday Total Wine

June 25, 2014

When I shop for wine I tend to head to a small, local liquor store where I know I will receive great service. I want them to learn my name and make recommendations based on what I like! I don’t want some generic store that only carries those huge brands.   I currently shop at: […]

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Bottle Bright

June 24, 2014

Do you have the cabinet full of water bottles and shake bottles? Ours is about the kitchen sink and is packed so full that sometimes when you open it you get hit in the head by one of them (literally). When I was home sick yesterday because of bad reaction a new medication for my […]

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Fitness Friday: 7 Minute Workout App

June 20, 2014

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Fitfluential but all opinions are my own Happy Friday! I am looking forward to a drier weekend, if you have scene any news around the country you may have heard that MN is dealing with some massive flooding. Please keep all those people dealing with flooding and all those […]

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Take It Easy On Yourself and Macy’s Giveaway

June 19, 2014

I have a little confession to make; I am REALLY hard on myself. If you ask my mother she will tell you that I was born a perfectionist and that it became very present by the time I was in kindergarten. Seriously. I would everything organized and ready to go, my desk/locker was always clean […]

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Wine Wednesday Pine Ridge Chenin Blanc Viognier

June 18, 2014

I have a little wine news… I’ve fallen in love with whites. Seriously! Red will always be my first love but this summer we’ve been entertaining so much that I’ve had many more whites in the house. This recent pick was a find at Total Wine (I have a separate post on that coming) and […]

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Spicy Chilled Zucchini Noodles

June 17, 2014

As soon as June hits I feel like my appetite dies down. I don’t know if its the busy evenings, warm temperatures or longer nights but we often don’t eat until almost 8pm and sometimes it’s just a salad. I’ve found making some great veggie sides makes dinner prep easier, especially when we are eating […]

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Makeup Monday: May and June Favorites

June 16, 2014

After doing a huge clean out and organization of my makeup drawer and products I needed a few things and also got a few great items in my monthly beauty boxes. It has been over a year since I had cleaned out my makeup and I had some expired and never used products that were […]

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Fitness Friday: Working out with your dogs

June 13, 2014

Anytime I workout at home, I have Tanner and Clifford right by me trying to get attention. Tanner will be chasing me around, Clifford tries to lay on the yoga mat and they look at me like I am a crazy lady. It makes me smile every time!   Have you ever thought about working […]

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Brown Rice Salad with Orange Chia Vinaigrette

June 12, 2014

Summer is in full swing; long days, bright sunny skies, warm nights and time to get together with friends. What I love most about summer is entertaining! Having friends and family over, opening up that bottle of wine, eating delicious food and sitting by the fire.   This is one of those salads that you […]

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Wine Wednesday Port Cocktails

June 11, 2014

Scott’s birthday is tomorrow and one of his favorite things is port, we will be opening up a special bottle to celebrate but we also have a bottle of Sandeman’s Reserve Port that makes great cocktails. Port is one of those beverages that can be enjoyed alone, in a cocktail, paired with cheese and meats […]

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