Recognizing Caregivers and Their Moms on Mother’s Day #thanksproject

Thanks Project

Caregivers spend a lot of time taking care of their loved ones who they cherish and adore but any caregiver will tell you that it takes a physical and mental toll to watch a mother or dad dip into dementia or cry in chronic pain. The AARP created several wonderful resources for caregivers as seen […]

The Tracks You Leave….

tracks we leave

What tracks are you leaving?

Prizes: Land’s End CyberMonday Twitter Party

This Cyber Monday, Lands’ End is hosting 12 Hours of #Together on Twitter and Instagram! Join and follow on Twitter @LandsEndPR and on Instagram @LandsEnd_PR on Monday, December 2, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. EST at #Together. Participants will have the opportunity to retweet offers, answer trivia questions, post and repost Lands’ End […]

Food Safety in School Lunches, Work Lunches, Leftover Lunches

Food Safety

Making a good portable lunch is getting harder and harder for me these days with so much going on and so little time in the morning to get out the door in the morning. Personally, I like the Medifast plan I am on since I don’t have to think as hard during this initial fat […]

Keep Your Food Dining Safe This Summer!

USDA Food Safety

Life has gotten so busy for me that I tend to take shortcuts where I can. Food prep, however, is one place I do what I can to follow the four step process outlined by the USDA in keeping my cooking super safe: Clean, Separate, Cook, Chill. Basically, that means washing the meat thoroughly and […]

Decorating with Teen Daughters: RoomMates Wall Decals, Books, & Shamzees

Hobbit wall decal

My daughters are growing up sooo fast and now, when they need to reorient their world, they move around their own furniture and tell me about it later. Since there aren’t but so many ways to change a room (inexpensively), here are a couple of ways my girls have added their own touches to their […]

Lunch w/ the National Center for Learning Disabilities #Dyslexia

National Center for Learning Disabilities

Recently I attended a luncheon put on by my Philly friends Whitney and Colleen to learn about the work of the National Center for Learning Disabilities and their dyslexia education program. We watched clips where popular TV shows highlighted the issue of dyslexia and heard from Dr. Sheldon Horowitz about some of the issues people with […]

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Les Miserables Masters the Big Screen with Powerfully Graphic Force

Les Miserables Review

Anger. Hate. Hope. Love. Fight. Flight. The whole gamut of passionate emotions lit up the big screen last night as I viewed the new musical-based movie Les Miserables, headlining Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, Russell Crowe and Amanda Seyfried. This classic tale follows a script based on the historical novel written by Victor Hugo in 1862, […]

How-To: Peanut Butter Blossoms Chex® Mix Recipe

Chex Mix Recipe

Take me to a party and the first thing I grab for is the Chex® Mix Bowl. In fact, if you want to know my favorite treat to make over the holidays, it’s the good old-fashioned Original Chex® Mix Party Mix baked in a large roasting pan, drizzled with a mixture of butter, Worcestershire sauce, season salt, onion […]