Monday, February 9, 2015

Snack Food Month And National Cherry Month Converge In February!

Cherry Marketing Institute's New Tart Cherry BarsWith snack consumption on the rise and sour flavors trending up, tart cherries are a stand-out superfruit in the snack aisle.

About 90 percent of Americans say they snack daily, with snacks now accounting for more than half of all eating occasions and nearly 25 percent of our daily calories. The biggest growth has been in the better-for-you category, where tart cherries have emerged as a star ingredient in a range of new snack products, especially in dried form. New dried tart cherries products include energy bars, mixed fruit bars, Greek yogurt-covered tart cherries, dark chocolate dipped cherries, granolas and trail mixes.

Friday, February 6, 2015

Vegas Vapefest 2015 Coming to the Flamingo, March 6-7

vapefest333The National Vapers Club is pleased to present Vegas Vapefest 2015, an e-cigarette/vapor product expo and conference, taking place March 6 - March 7, 2015 from 2pm -10pm at the Flamingo Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. VapeFest® is a social convention, educational forum, and industry networking event for smokers and vapers who would like to learn, share their experiences, view and purchase the latest products, and socialize in a friendly meet-and-greet atmosphere. It is open to adults 18 years and older.

 

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

The Big Game Party: 6 Tips to Defend Against Too Many Calories

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On February 1, living rooms, basements and kitchens could be filled by 62 million football fans gathering to watch the Big Game, according to the most recent data from the National Retail Federation. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) also notes the bowl game day as the second biggest food day for Americans, right behind Thanksgiving. To help fans avoid the penalties that can come with a 2,400 calorie football party feast, the Calorie Control Council (CCC) took a look at a sample party spread and offered pre-game tips to make better nutritional decisions while celebrating.

Read more for some great info and tips!

Monday, January 12, 2015

Beauty and comfort from Loni M Designs!

Loni M Designs The Gift Of Comfort

OMG! I LOVE THESE SO MUCH I CAN BARELY CONTAIN IT!

I was on Pinterest the other day and saw a picture of some furniture from Loni M Designs. So beautiful! I contacted Loni about her amazing eye for design. We started chatting and a few days later four gorgeous pillows showed up at my house!

I can’t believe it! I love them so much and I really think if you can swing it you need her furniture IMMEDIATELY!!!  Gift this gift it so hard! SO HARD!

Read more to see my awesome pillows from Loni M. Designs! Can you tell me if these go together?

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

How to decorate poorly and spend too much money doing it.

Fulcrum Gallery Usa Map II

underwhelming art, the struggle is real!

It seems like every time I try to find new piece of art for the house it’s a fight. I have a real knack for finding pieces that looked beautiful online but terrible in person. I really wanted to change my luck!

I contacted Fulcrum Gallery and got this very cool map print by Aaron Foster to review! I was SO excited because it just looked awesome. Looks can be deceiving!
Read more to find out about my most recent interior design fail!

Saturday, January 3, 2015

Fashion Life Hack! No detergent needed with the SmartKlean Laundry Ball!

SmartKlean Laundry Ball LogoOkay I have to admit, I was this BIGGEST skeptic of a eco-friendly laundry alternative that would actually clean clothes without any sort of detergent. I’ve been washing my clothes with normal liquid detergents like Tide since, well always. But I figured why not give this thing a try….
So I did a couple of load of laundry and holy crap the SmartKlean Laundry Ball actually worked!!!
Read more for before and after pictures and to find out HOW this works!!!