Motrin Super Strength Liquid Gels Product Review

Motrin Super Strength Liquid Gels Product Review

Thanks to ChickAdvisor and Motrin, I got to try the Motrin Super Strength Liquid Gels. We all agree that cramps are the worst! Thank you, ChickAdvisor & Motrin!! Now, I got to try it for free, but I’ll always be honest!

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Premier Protein Shake Product Review

Premier Protein Shake Product Review

Thanks to ChickAdvisor and Premier Protein, I got to try two of their ready to drink protein shakes. Thank you ChickAdvisor & Premier Protein!! Now, I got to try these for free, but I’ll always be honest!

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100 days of Collagen: Organika Product Review

100 days of Collagen: Organika Product Review

I have had two babies and, somewhere between the stretch marks and the sleep deprivation, they also gave me acne. I didn’t even know that was something that pregnancies could give you.

Ask my high school class; it was hate-able how few teenage breakouts I had. Next to none. I never bought concealer or had a zit cream – until my late twenties, post babies. 

And then I heard of collagen. I did a little Google of research and figured I would give it a try. I would take pictures so I could compare the results and, after 100 days, if the differences were negligible, then I would quit.

Spoiler Alert: I’m never quitting.

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DIY Foam Soap Refill for Pennies

DIY Foam Soap Refill for Pennies

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I stumbled upon a Pinterest DIY probably 2 years ago about refilling your own foam soap containers with normal soap. Apparently this is something the frugal people before me have been doing for years. How did I not know it was so easy?! Well now that I have mastered the art of refilling my foam soap containers. Let me share with you.  Read more

Pumpkin Spice Muffin Fail

Pumpkin Spice Muffin Fail

Muffin, oatmeal, flax, flat, no rise,  baking modificationsSo, my muffin fail isn’t a complete fail. They are REALLY delicious, full of fiber, super moist, and they have an awesome spice pallet. I did do some modifications, and they did not rise. They are completely flat. You can find the original recipe on All Recipes here. I did do some pretty drastic modifications, because I  got lazy and the internet was not pulling up exactly what I wanted. I wanted pumpkin, I wanted oatmeal, I wanted flax, and I wanted coffee. I know – picky picky picky!

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The Yoga Video That Hooked Me

The Yoga Video That Hooked Me

I’ve really been enjoying adding yoga to my existing workout plan. And now that I have been doing it for a while it has become an essential element in my workout schedule. I was inspired by Laura from lauraluscreations to share my favorite yoga videos. This is the first one I ever really committed to doing often. I like the yogi’s style; its athletic with a lot of movement. Check it out, let me know what you think. Share your favorite yoga videos with me, I promise I’ll try them!

Shakshuka: Easy Traditional Baked Eggs

Shakshuka: Easy Traditional Baked Eggs

shakshuka | leave it to JoyI am so excited to tell you about my latest foodie find, Shakshuka. I love eggs, they are very nutritious, delicious, affordable, and they are super quick! So when my husband saw this on Reddit I had to try it. This Shakshuka costs me about $3.00 and it will feed me and the husband for a meal with a single egg left over for a snack. Read more