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I am a glass half full. .

How to go from Taco Tour to Toronto’s hottest…


How to go from Taco Tour to Toronto’s hottest…

It all started with a “Taco Tour” – a trip around Toronto to the city’s most popular Mexican restaurants. (Tough day at work, right?!) The team responsible for Old El Paso in Canada had talked about introducing a new line of premium products, but they weren’t quite sure where to start. Would the idea of… View Full Post


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Easy Strawberry Yogurt Smoothies


Easy Strawberry Yogurt Smoothies

We love to make smoothies in our house. And no two smoothies are the same. There’s just nothing better than a cold, sweet milkshake type snack – anytime, any weather. We have tried peanut butter/coffee variations, canned peach fruit smoothies and even a simple chocolate milk shake using ice, milk and some Nesquik. But these easy strawberry yogurt smoothies are about the best we’ve made yet!


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Healthy Snack and Dessert Option from Yoplait…


Healthy Snack and Dessert Option from Yoplait…

Disclosure: The information and prize pack have been provided by General Mills through Platefull Co-Op. I am a bit of a stickler when it comes to my son and junk food. Growing up I would let him have sugary cereals as a treat or dessert so that at least there was some health component involved. As children get older it is really difficult to enforce healthy eating, I just hope that the many years of teaching my son to make healthy choices has shaped his decision making. I am not so crazy that I don’t allow him some treats now and then though. I also believe that forced abstinence from some things causes unhealthy obsessions. If my son has a sweet tooth and wants some candy, I will let him have some in moderation and the craving passes….Read More


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Someone please come over here and pry these pecan shortbread cookies from my hands…#mysecretaddiction #guiltypleasure I am un doing my diet, health and fitness all in an afternoon of a sugar and carb craving :(

Kidney transplant update: Paul gave more blood today and RUSH said we will have a surgery date “confirmed” (again) by Friday at the latest. :)

This store is right by my house and it makes me crazy to drive past! Shouldn’t “namaste foods” sell vegan meals, homeopathic remedies and organic incense? Not smokes, snacks and candy? Lol

Thank you friends for the most fun kidney bash ever!! We had so much fun and love you all so much :) #kidney #transplant #oldpeopleparty #organdonor #surgery #partytime #humor #shots #liverdamage

Happy Birthday to my 12 year old son!

Oh. My. God. I absolutely love legos, and this….is incredible!! Do you know who it is? #lego #breakingbad #saymyname #walt #heisenburg

I HEART my grand dog Lili. She is 4 years old, 3 pounds and such a sweetheart!! I get to baby sit her while my daughter is at work :) #dog #chihuahuamix #poodlemix #grandma to a #furbaby