Have you guys heard about Verizon FiOS ® Custom TV? Only available with Verizon FiOS, you can build out a Custom TV package that includes the channel packs that are most relevant to you. I really like this idea. We have Verizon FiOS ® and we get a heck of a lot of TV channels and we most certainly don't watch them all. Like everyone … [Read more...]

Both my husband and I loved to travel pre-kids.  When I was in college, I studied abroad in Edinburgh and then visited various parts of Europe when I was in my 20s; hubby did several group tours when he was in his 20s and has been to Europe, New Zealand, Australia and pretty much all over the map. I remember when I got pregnant with #1 and … [Read more...]

How cute are these easy-to-make Christmas Cake Pops that a friend sent over to me? Check it out - fun to eat but also fun for decorations? Christmas/Holiday Marshmallow Pop Ingredients - 10 large marshmallows 10 Wilton candy sticks – get the thicker candy sticks, the thin one don't hold the weight of the marshmallow and … [Read more...]

With the holidays quickly approaching, I wanted to remind you guys about Zipz Wine, a brand I met and grew to love last summer.  This wine company makes a unique product - a wine glass WITH the wine, all packaged and ready for you to go in one.  They are just adorable for a picnic, to bring to a friend's house or any sort of travel where you'd … [Read more...]

Our family hit up our local Spirit Halloween shop last weekend.  In search of costumes for my boys, it wasn't long before I found myself in the adult section looking at goodies for me. I frozen at the end cap that held a huge amount of Doctor Who costume ideas!  I've recently gotten into the show thanks to my Netflix streaming addition and am … [Read more...]

Summer's coming to an end (say whaaaaat?!?!) and I have a fun roundup for you of 10 Classy Adult Cocktails you can make. Might as well leave summer with a bang, right? Which one is your favorite on this list?  I love them all but may be saving the Red Apple Sangria especially for a fun fall drink.   #1. Celebration Punch for a … [Read more...]

So we're currently on vacation at the beach with some friends and I broke out Tapple a couple of nights ago.  It was a game that came in my Sweet Suite gift box and we thought we'd give it a try one night.  It's our new addiction!  This quick and fun game is great for both kids and parents and we've been playing it after hours adults only … [Read more...]

Years ago... and we're talking high school or college maybe, I read Diana Gabaldon's Outlander book. I remember that I had read it when only one book was out. It came out in 1991 and I remember loving it and being frustrated I had to wait for book 2. I don't know what happened because I never read book 2 or any of the books that came out but … [Read more...]

One of my favorite brands at Blogger Bash earlier this month in NYC was Zipz Wine.  You can tell from this photo with my bloggy girlfriend Melissa that I was MORE THAN EXCITED to find Zipz Wine at the event. So I don't know if you guys can tell from the photo what it is but Zipz Wine is single serve wine glasses to go.  You can "unzip" the … [Read more...]

Day three of our family road trip and we're in the car from southern North Carolina and heading to Williamsburg, Virginia. GPS puts today's trip at a little over 4 hours. Hubby's cruising to some music, the kids are watching a movie and I'm playing on the iTunes App Store looking for entertainment. I found this free App from L'oreal called … [Read more...]