A Quick Visit to the Emerald City

September 14, 2014 at 9:31 am
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The husband and I won a two night stay at the Four Seasons in Seattle in last year’s Passports with Purpose raffle supporting BuildOn. Thanks to Katie at La Jolla Mom for scoring this amazing prize! This is our second winner’s trip! Last year we visited Jicaro Lodge in Nicaragua (recap). I will remind you in November but this year’s PwP travel blogger raffle supports Sustainable Harvest International and will run from December 1-December 17. There…

Friday Finds: Apps to Tweek your Food + Face and More!

September 12, 2014 at 5:32 am
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Ever need an extra push to make your food choices healthier? There is an app for that! You tell the foodtweeks™ mobile app what you are planning to eat. It shows you a few ways you to decrease your calorie intake from that food choice right then and there — without giving up taste or satisfaction! Great news! You can eat your “normal” foods. With foodtweeks™ there is no need to change your food choices. The app shows you how to…

Never Forget…

September 11, 2014 at 5:13 am
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[Please note: This is a "serious" post. If you come here for lighthearted and uplifting stuff, please come back tomorrow or check out the home page for other posts. Since it is September 11, I wrote from the heart.] September 11, 2001 was a defining moment for my generation. Before that, I remember being asked where I was when the Space Shuttle exploded, but “9/11″ is certainly a day etched into my memory. I can…

Don’t Miss This Zemas Madhouse Foods + Sunbutter Giveaway!

September 10, 2014 at 6:12 am
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My friends at Zemas Madhouse Foods have teamed with Sunbutter to offer a great allergen and gluten free back to school lunchbox giveaway! The giveaway is open through tomorrow, 9/11/2014, at 6:00 PM CST. A winner will be announced on Facebook. You can enter to win 2 boxes of Zemas Madhouse Foods gluten free/allergen free baking mix and a huge Sunbutter gift basket HERE. Please note: I am a blogger ambassador with Zemas Madhouse Foods. I am not…