Letdowns

Letdowns

Easy April Fool’s Jokes

April Fool's Day . . . a fun, harmless day of pranks. I complied a list of April Fool's to play on your kids, spouse, friends, co-workers, really anyone you want to prank. Kids: Food color in the toilet's water. What kid wouldn't love toilet colored water? Not only would they love, it's by far… Continue reading Easy April Fool’s Jokes

Holidays

Tips to Incorporate Hanukkah & Christmas

Growing up Jewish, I didn’t celebrate Christmas. Hanukkah was all I knew. I always envied those who celebrated Christmas. I wanted Santa to come to our house, I wanted a Christmas tree, I wanted to be like everyone else. I never thought I would experience Christmas. Then I married a Christian. My Christmas dreams came… Continue reading Tips to Incorporate Hanukkah & Christmas

Markdowns

Classic finds at a Steal — Loft

Hot deals! Loft is offering 50% off everything including sale! Plus FREE shipping! Promo code: Cyber  No matter the discount, I always head to the sale section. Most companies include the sale on their 'sale' so it ends up being an amazing deal. Tricks of growing up poor, always look for the deal, even if… Continue reading Classic finds at a Steal — Loft

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Brands

No Letdown with my Uppababy Vista

This post is sponsored by Uppababy. All opinions are truthfully and fully my own.  Before I had a baby, I didn’t understand the importance of your stroller. I thought any stroller would do. When I was pregnant, we started looking at strollers and I saw the difference between the cheaper models and the high-end ones.… Continue reading No Letdown with my Uppababy Vista

Recipes

6 Easy Steps to Egg Muffins

Tabitha is going through an extremely picky stage and has barely been eating lately. One morning she refused to eat everything I gave her. I ran to the market and bought these frozen egg mini omelets. She gobbled them up. And I thought I can make these! And I did. 6 steps to the easiest… Continue reading 6 Easy Steps to Egg Muffins

Lifestyle change, Recipes

Easy ‘Healthy’ Penne Pasta

A few years ago, I discovered how delicious Trader Joe frozen meals are. They are delicious but are not very filling. I played around with their meals and figured out the best way to keep it tasting yummy, filling and low calorie. This time, I started with Trader Joe's Penne Arrabiata which is 180 calories per… Continue reading Easy ‘Healthy’ Penne Pasta

Letdowns

The Death of an Icon

Coy Luther Perry III known to us all as Luke Perry died March 4, 2019 at the age of 52. The Letdown . . . I was a huge fan of Beverly Hills, 90210. Yes, I know there were a ton of fans, millions of people watched the show, I was just like every other… Continue reading The Death of an Icon

Letdowns

4 Months to F-O-R-T-Y

You read right -- in FOUR months -- I will be 4-0. The letdown. . . I have always loved my birthday. I always want to celebrate big, big presents, big fun, big memories. My husband hates birthdays and I am sure hates mine even more because of the high expectations I have. In all… Continue reading 4 Months to F-O-R-T-Y

Crafts

6 Steps for an Easy Valentine’s Project

I have never been more excited about a craft as I am for this adorable Valentine's craft I tried with Dylan.  I bought a mug paint kit from Michael's. I figured they would be good presents especially since Dylan is really into crafts lately. I was looking at a canvas craft we have hanging up… Continue reading 6 Steps for an Easy Valentine’s Project

Lifestyle change

Lifestyle Change — Food Options

Now, that  have broken down how I am doing the "lifestyle change," this post will cover what I am eating to maintain this new lifestyle. As I mentioned in the first post in this series, I have been eating about 300-400 calories for breakfast and lunch each. About 400-500 for dinner for a total of 1,300… Continue reading Lifestyle Change — Food Options