Holland House Cooking Wine Asian Pork Recipe And Giveaway!

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Fall is here, but that doesn’t mean you need to put the grill away. You can enjoy all your favorite summer time grilling recipes year round. With the help of Holland House Cooking Wine you can turn the dullest of meats into a flavor explosion. Holland House has an assortment of flavorful, low sodium cooking [...]

My Experience With Evil Underpants!

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I feel like Christmas sneaks up on me every year like a hot fart.  As most of the US prepare for fall us Floridians are still dealing with the oppressive make-up melting heat and humidity till late October. Then we all scream “Oh S%&$” I have to go buy presents for all the ungrateful people [...]

Real Women/Real Brides Alfred Angelo Dress 890!

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Today’s Real Woman is Minet Gregory. Minet as you can see has pale skin with freckles and beautiful brassy red hair. We decided to bring Minet in with her beautiful strawberry locks to see if we could find a gown that really complimented her all over look. We did exactly that with Alfred Angelo Dress [...]

LegoLand Florida Resort Duplo Valley Review!

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LegoLand Florida Resort Duplo Valley Review! Summer is a time for family road trips and theme parks. When you have a toddler, it is important to be somewhat choosy about the theme park to make sure all family members have a great time. This makes Legoland, near Winter Haven, FL the perfect destination with their [...]

Smirnoff Sorbet Light Summer Strawberry and White Peach Cocktail Recipe!

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Smirnoff Sorbet Light Summer Strawberry and White Peach are the perfect way to celebrate this Labor Day without worrying about your waist line. Blended with your favorite frozen fruit, you can have a refreshing treat with few calories and no added sugar. Here is a tasty cocktail I whipped up in minutes using Smirnoff Sorbet Light [...]

Erika And The Persistence Of Memory!

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Hello readers. Remember me? It’s Erika. Ya know, the one not related to Lee. The dark haired one? The one that knows nothing and cares even less about Hollywood? How about the tall one? The one with 3 kids? Any of this ringing a bell?  Well I am still around. Still living in the same [...]

The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter Diagon Alley!

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  Universal Orlando has pulled back the curtain on The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Diagon Alley the next step in their Harry Potter franchise.  Unfortunately this wasn’t something I knew a lot about or maybe I should say I knew little about Harry Potter. I know, I know duck and cover. Of course I knew about [...]

Advocare 10 Day Cleanse With Help From Jennifer Lawrence!

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I mentioned I was going to be doing the Advocare 24 Day Challenge that my girlfriend Lisa distributes. I ended up postponing it until after my Universal Orlando press trip so I just now finished it up. It was a long 10 days and I’m not going to sugar coat it (I miss sugar). I [...]

Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort!

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Budget Travel and Florida Theme Parks. These two things should more often go hand in hand. Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort is the new budget travel destination for Florida Theme Parks. Cabana Bay is a nod to the old Howard Johnson’s but with a modern twist. You’re going to want to check this place, its [...]

Why I Won’t Be Participating In The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!

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You’ve seen it all over the internet and you have probably even seen it on shows like Jimmy Fallon. Robert Downey Jr and even Bill Gates have posted videos of themselves on YouTube pouring ice over their heads in support of ALS otherwise known as Lou Gehrigs Disease. The challenge is this: you either donate [...]

5 Worst Parenting Mistakes You Can Make With Your Teenager!

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  Now that most of my friends and I have adult children one would assume that we have fabulous kid free lives. That’s a laugh! Truth is this parenting thing is an ongoing experiment in terror that has no end. My son is about to turn 21, so I have an invisible badge of honor [...]

Real Women/Real Brides Alfred Angelo Dress 2262!

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We’re back with our second installment of Real Women/Real Brides where we team up with Alfred Angelo and show off an everyday woman in one of their wedding gowns!  Fashion models are hired to model clothing and have no backstory associated with the piece or situation at hand. When a real woman steps into a [...]

Vivo Italian Kitchen At Universal Citywalk Orlando!

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One thing I enjoy about visiting Universal Orlando Resort is all the dining options. They have so many restaurants to choose from that aren’t all Universal “themed”. I visited a great Italian place while I was there last week called Vivo Italian Kitchen at Universal Citywalk. The atmosphere was definitely a step up from casual but [...]

Hopefully Acupuncture Won’t Deflate My Sense Of Humor!

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I talk about my migraines on the blog constantly and recently they began getting worse and worse. My neurologist Dr. Taylor, who I totally have a girl crush on because somehow she is a freaking neurologist but she is at least 8 years younger than me, wrote me a prescription for acupuncture. But I tend [...]

Lithium Cordless Handheld Vacs from BLACK+DECKER Review!

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Lithium cordless handheld vacs from Black + Decker All the best parents will tell you that you simply must give your children chores around the house to teach them responsibility. What they don’t tell you is that sometimes the kids make the household chores more difficult than had you just done them yourself. Although Jake [...]