Periscope Friday: A.K.A. #ScopeSmack

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As we do on Fridays, tomorrow we will be breaking down the week in pop culture on Periscope. Check out our previous Periscopes. We talk People and US, all that is good on television, movies worth seeing, books worth reading, songs worth hearing and much much more.  Join us for the fun! AND AS AN ADDED BONUS…tomorrow…

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Tater Tot and Bacon Casserole

Tater Tot and Bacon Casserole

Sometimes you splurge and when you do, go big. This is seriously one of the most delicious things I have ever made. It is perfect for all of your summer barbecues. Potato salad is so 1950. Tater Tot Casserole? So right now.  Thaw out frozen round potatoes. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Fry bacon until lightly…

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A Customized Football: Finally a Father’s Day Gift They Will Love (and use)

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This is a sponsored post on behalf of Wilson Sporting Goods. My love of family and football are all my own.  I don’t know about you but Father’s Day sneaks up on me and I find myself scrambling for a gift that is something better than a tie and looks as if I have at least…

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They Said: As My Boys Leave the Nest I’m Reminded of All the Cliches #sorjoy

They Said: As My Boys Leave the Next I'm Reminded of all the Cliches

As I send my second son off to college I look back longingly at all the days gone by. I will forever miss waking to the sound of their laughter every morning. Even their bickering. I will miss the shoes that never quite made it to the closet or the laundry that lay inches from…

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Seafood Jicama Tostada with Avocado Yogurt Salsa

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Summer is here and we want something fresh, crisp and tasty!  These Seafood Jicama Tostada’s with Avocado Yogurt Salsa are amazing! Did I mention they’re totally carb free? Yep we use the jicama to replace the tortilla.  What’s a jicama? It’s a root and it looks like this… Now peel it like you peel a…

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What to Know About Deodorant and Anti-Perspirant

Tom's Deodorant Sharp

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tom’s of Maine. All opinions are 100% mine. I have never put any thought into what was in my deodorant and antiperspirants. I’ve used it since I was a teen and have continued to just buy the same brand since. I surely have heard…

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Gaining Bikini Confidence With CoolSculpting

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Disclosure: This post is sponsored by CoolSculpting, but all the words and my soon to be dying fat cells are mine! So our dear sweet Caileigh is a year old and I’m ready to put on a bikini again! CoolScupting is going to get me there! For the last year, I have been working out,…

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The Summer Vodka Spritzer

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I love light refreshing summer drinks.  Every summer we have a favorite drink that we serve at our summer parties. This year it’s The Vodka Spritzer.  I am loving this drink because by simply just changing the out the fresh fruit you muddle it with you can a drink that pleases everyone.  You’ll need one shot of…

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Beauty Tutorial: How to Cover Up Facial Redness

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I have spent my life looking like the town drunk. Rosy red cheeks and redness along the sides of my face near my ears has been my life long struggle. “Ooooooh,” the woman at the cash register will say, “someone forgot their sunblock.” I used to defend myself passionately. Exhausted from hearing myself time after time,…

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