SoFabU On The Road!

By blogging about SoFabU OTR I received a discounted conference pass. As always, all opinions are 100% mine!

I am so excited to be going to a blogger conference on the 30th! It’s called SoFabU On The Road and it’s put on by Social Fabric aka Collective Bias. They are the company that I do most of my sponsored posts with and I am so happy to be seeing them here in CA!

The national breakfast sponsor is Mueller & the national lunch sponsor is Johnny Rockets. Two new things for me!
Alea Milham from Premeditated Leftovers will be teaching us How to Strategically use SEO and Social Media to Increase Traffic and Income. I can’t wait to learn from her and implement what she teaches! And Miss California will be there! Basically it’s going to be awesome and you should come too :)

BistroMD – Perfectly Balanced Meals Delivered to Your Door

This is a sponsored post with Markerly. As always, all opinions are 100% mine.

Happy New Year! Welcome to the time of year where everyone is making resolutions, joining gyms, vowing to get fit, and trying to lose the extra holiday pounds. Are you one of those people? I know one of my biggest hurdles in staying healthy is my diet. It’s easy to stay on top of when I plan ahead, but when I fall behind (life happens) and there’s nothing in the fridge for dinner…fast, unhealthy food is so tempting!

Enter BistroMD. They are a healthy meal delivery service that provides gourmet, perfectly balanced meals to help you on your quest to stay healthy and/or lose weight. BistroMD is different from other services like it because they only use natural, wholesome ingredients that they would serve at their own tables. I loved the Roasted Norwegian Salmon! I was surprised by how good it tasted for being frozen.

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Check out the BistroMD menu here. Doesn’t everything look good? I love that you’re still eating real food, not starving yourself. They also have a Gluten-Free Program and a Women’s Program! Meals are shipped out weekly, so you still have room in your freezer for everything else. They even send you a menu with ideas and options for what to eat every day. And yes, you also get dessert! Extremely important in my book :)

I’ve never heard of Metabolism Dysfunction before. Evidently it’s something that half of us in the U.S. have! Dr. Cederquist, who designed BistroMD’s diet delivery program, saw in her work that the majority of her patients who tried to lose weight have a metabolic dysfunction that makes weight gain easy and weight loss difficult. Eating less and working out more just doesn’t work for them. They need a specific nutritional platform of balanced macronutrients to include lean protein, complex carbohydrates, and healthy fat ratios to restore their metabolism so that they can retain their muscle mass and target fat. Every program includes not only great tasting, chef-prepared meals – but every entrée is created within Dr. Cederquist’s scientifically based nutritional platform.

Drumroll please...BistroMD is having a super sweet sweepstakes!! One lucky winner (hopefully one of YOU) will win a month of BistroMD Diet Delivery valued at $679.00! The winner will receive 4 weeks of a 5 day program of Physician-designed, chef-prepared breakfasts, lunches and dinners. Deliveries are made on a weekly basis.

Enter the sweepstakes below & good luck! For more inspiration, check out BistroMD success stories here.

Ada’s Frozen 5th Birthday Party!

Ada turned 5 last month! She reminds us daily that she is 5 now. We celebrated with friends and family in Frozen style, would you expect anything less? :) I did all white food to make it feel like a wintry-snowy-land. Cauliflower & jicama with … [Continue reading]

Close5 – Buy Local


This is a sponsored post in collaboration with Bloggin' Mamas & Close5. I was compensated for my work & as always, all opinions are 100% mine! Close5 is a new, free app (available for iPhone and Android) that lets you buy and sell … [Continue reading]

Hallmark Northpole Holiday Gifts

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #NorthpoleFun #CollectiveBias Hallmark has the cutest line of gifts right now! They've made a Northpole movie (see the trailer here), and you … [Continue reading]

Easy Meals with CPK for the Holidays

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HolidayMadeSimple #CollectiveBias I am always looking for easy meals to serve my friends and family. Especially around the holidays when … [Continue reading]

Wheel of Fortune & Duet


I have been watching Wheel Of Fortune since I can remember! As a child, I loved solving the puzzles and impressing my parents :) I've always wanted to be a contestant on the show, and tried to get into a taping in Vegas but it was full. Imagine my … [Continue reading]

Leap Into Gaming with LeapTV!

I received a complimentary Leap Frog LeapTV to review. As always, all opinions are 100% mine. We had so much fun trying out the new Leap Frog LeapTV! We invited over some cousins and friends, ate pizza, popcorn, and juice boxes. … [Continue reading]

Latest & Greatest


My hair was getting pretty 90s…bangs were so long that I had to keep curling them bigger and bigger! So I got a haircut :) Before & after: I love it! Doesn't take as long to dry and style. Shaking it off to send pics to my … [Continue reading]

Halloween 2014!


Halloween!! Oh my goodness, Halloween. So much fun but kind of glad it's over :) Girls eating apple cider popsicles at Gopher Glen: We had two weekends of festivities. Carnival at Alice Shaw: Mummy Snacks for Ada's Preschool … [Continue reading]