Quaker & the National Football League! Win an Andrew Luck Signed Football #giveaway

The Quaker Oats Company is the official hot cereal sponsor of the National Football League, and throughout the relationship, Quaker and the NFL will team up in an effort to help families live healthier lifestyles through nourishing foods and physical activity, complementing the goals of NFL PLAY 60. Indianapolis Colts QB Andrew Luck makes it a priority to eat a hearty breakfast, like oatmeal, … [Read more...]


Make a Change with Mountain High Yoghurt.

I have been actively trying to change certain routines in my life, one of them is trying to eat healthier.  I am learning that for someone that doesn't always make the best choices when it comes to food, that isn't an easy task. My realization has been that in order for me to switch up the way I eat, I need foods to be not only quick to grab, but also delicious.  Mountain High Yoghurt has … [Read more...]


Healthier Eating Starts w/ Small Changes…

I am always thankful when I come across companies that make it easy for me to eat healthy.  I will be honest with you guys, I love food! If I'm being really truthful with you,  the foods I love aren't always the best for me.  I know I should be more careful about what I put into my body, but let's face it, sometimes the healthy foods don't taste as great as the bad for you foods. Okay, before … [Read more...]


Make Dinnertime Fun Time. #veggieworld

  This post is sponsored by Country Crock. I was selected for this opportunity as a member of Clever Girls Collective, and the content and opinions expressed here are all my own. There is no question that serving your family a home-cooked meal is better than ordering take-out every night, but I don't need to tell anybody that.  However, under even the best of circumstances it can be … [Read more...]


Mountain High Moments…What are Yours?

Recently, I have found myself indulging in Mountain High Yoghurt.  I purchased it on a whim one day because it was on sale and now it is one of my families favorite things to find in the fridge.  My husband actually thanks me for buying it when he finds it in the ice box. Mountain High is the perfect name for a yoghurt when you live in Colorado.  After all, didn't John Denver sing about a Rocky … [Read more...]

Nutrition: Starts with Small Changes #Backpack11

Nutrition is one of the hardest things to stay on top of as a parent, especially once children head back to school.  Even when they are home with us during the summer it can be hard to always provide them with a proper balanced diet.  So how do you ensure that your child receives everything they need to keep their energy throughout the day? It is no secret that breakfast is the most … [Read more...]

Week 2: Struggles Can be Overcome.

Being honest with you guys, I was a little nervous about starting Nutrisystem. There were more than a couple of reasons, but here are two of the main ones:I am a little picky when it comes to food choices I LOVE to eat! Do any of you have these problems? Luckily for me, I have been able to eat what I wanted for most of my life. I was blessed in my younger years with a great metabolism. I can still … [Read more...]