4 Ways to Get Rid of Halloween Candy Before you Eat it All

Halloween is over and you might have some leftover candy from handing it out to neighborhood kids, or candy leftover from your kids’ trick-or-treat bags. To avoid eating it all yourself, follow these tips for easy ways to get rid of the Halloween candy. Save it For the Next Holiday One way you can get[…]

Instagram Disabled My Account, Now what?

Happy Halloween!  Your Instagram account is gone! It’s something you don’t think would ever happen to you. I never post anything that goes “against community guidelines”. But this morning, Instagram deleted or disabled my account for no apparent reason. I opened my account like I normally do to do a little scrolling and check to[…]

Transition to Healthy Eating in 6 weeks

Are you someone who has no idea where to start when it comes to eating healthy? This 6 week transition to eating healthy will help. In some ways, changing your diet is similar to making a successful resolution in that it’s conceptual at first. Your long-range goal should just be to eat well. As your[…]

Blast from the Past. A Budding Entrepreneur

Its Saturday and time of another Blast from the past series! This is a series of blog posts that I’m moving over from a small family blog I had when I girls were younger. Today is called a budding entrepreneur. Its seemed fitting since Saturdays are our market day for The Scrunchie Sisters. The following[…]

An Obsession that’s Healthy?

Unless we’ve just met, you probably know I’ve been a part of the Beachbody (soon to be known as BODi) community since 2002.  I can’t even begin to count the number of home workouts programs I’ve completed over the years. I haven’t been sharing publicly about any of the programs or my health/fitness journey lately because[…]

Sewing Dog Bandanas Curbs My Itch to Stictch

Growing up in a family of 8, there was a time during my childhood where my mom made our clothes. If my memory serves me right, it was from 1st grade until 5th grade. Our house burned down when I was in 6th grade so it wasn’t until 8th and 9th grade that homemade clothes[…]

Helping Teenagers Manage Stress

I have loved every season of being a mom. I feel incredibly blessed that I’ve been able to be at home with them for their entire childhood.  And while being a first time mom comes with a whole slew of challenges and adjustments, I feel like being a mom of teenagers is a whole new[…]

Beachbody is dropping the Beach and becoming BODi

Well, I guess it’s time to share some news. This past weekend I learned that the company I’ve been a loyal customer of since 2002 and partnered with for my online wellness business for 14 years, is re-branding.  In 2023, Beachbody is dropping the Beach in Beachbody and will becoming just BODi. The reason for[…]

The BEST Homemade Pasta Sauce

Before this year, I’ve never been one to make pasta sauce from scratch.  I thought it would take a lot of extra effort, a ton of different ingredients and hours simmering on the stove.  But when I tried this homemade lasagne recipe and realized how much yummier homemade pasta sauce tastes…I’ve been making it from[…]