Things I Don’t Need: Day One

Spring Cleaning

Over the past 15 years or so, I’ve had dozens of cell phones. Most of the good ones, I’ve sold to upgrade to the next best phone. What you’re looking at here are in the in betweeners, as well as my current phone. My how phones have evolved. I’ve gone through periods where I ditched {Read More…}

Spring Break Fun at Mountasia Marietta #Staycation #Atlanta

Mountasia Marietta USFG

It was nearly 1-1/2 years ago when my “teen” son enjoyed his first Go-Kart drive. When he told me this, as we were waiting in line at Mountasia Marietta (GA), I thought to myself…what a horrible parent I’ve been. How is it that an activity I often enjoyed as a child could not yet have been a {Read More…}

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta Coupons

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta

Legos are a timeless, classic toy and are fun for all ages. At the age of 14, my son still enjoys Legos and we’re able to spend quality time together making creations. From Duplo to the more advanced kits, Legos are loved by toddlers and adults alike. With LEGOLAND Discovery Center just miles away in {Read More…}

Boar’s Head Boldest Bracket Challenge #BHBoldestBracket

Boar's Head Boldest Bracket Challenge #BHBoldestBracket

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Boar’s Head Brand for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. When it comes to deli meats and cheeses, Boar’s Head always seems to be at the top of everyone’s lists in regards to quality and flavor. Boar’s Head creates flavors like no other. I’m {Read More…}

Black-Thumb Apartment Gardening: Part I

Scott's Gro-ables by MiracleGro Black Thumb Apartment Gardening

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gro-ables for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. For years I’ve wanted to grow my own herbs and vegetables. I’ve purchased books, read countless articles on the web and even got so close as to standing in the garden section of the local home {Read More…}

How Melissa Got Her Groove Back

Le-Vel Thrive and DFT

ou may have arrived here after searching for Le-Vel Thrive and then stumbling upon my post about when I started my Thrive 8 Week Experience. In the post, I told you how I found it and shared some testimonials. It’s been quite a popular post, but it’s time for the follow-up. You’ll notice, I originally {Read More…}

I Make THE BEST Sandwiches #TeamBelinda #SandwichesforChiari

MohogaWerkstatt / Pixabay

Sandwiches for Chiari Malformation I’ve been trying to teach my 14-year old son independence. I’ve spoiled him a bit and adulthood is fast approaching, so I’ve decided to stop making sandwiches for him on the weekends. In general, I’ve been trying to encourage him to make his own something on the weekends, at least for {Read More…}


  To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty; to find the best in others; to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden {Read More…}

Tell Me About It Tuesday #bloghop

Tell Me About It Tuesday Blog Hop

Welcome to Tell Me About It Tuesday Thank you to our hosts Sweet Silly Sara Woman of Many Roles Saving For My Family Melissa Say What? Last Week’s Most Popular Link DIY Pretty Planners by Tip Junkie April’s favorite was Loaded Twice Baked Potato Casseroleby Spend With Pennies Melissa’s favorite was Pirate Valentine Suckers by The Joys of Boys {Read More…}

Tell Me About It Tuesday #bloghop

Tell Me About It Tuesday Blog Hop

Welcome to Tell Me About It Tuesday! Brought to you by our lovely hosts: Sweet Silly Sara Woman of Many Roles  Saving For My Family  Melissa Say What?   Calling all bloggers! Come link up your posts! We welcome anything except giveaways, Etsy shops or products/services you are selling. Please visit a few links and {Read More…}