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September 22, 2017
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“I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Calphalon. I received product samples and a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” Companies are coming out with amazing products every day to enhance your kitchen life. Well, Calphalon just too took this to a whole new different level! They created a self sharpening cutlery set!...
The most busiest time of the year is coming upon us faster than you can blink an eye! If you're like me, I become a non-stop cooking machine from the moment I wake up to the moment I go to bed. However, my biggest problem is kitchen space. I need more refrigerator space, and need a place to keep...
This is a sponsored post on behalf of BestBuy for Philips Hue. I received product as a form of payment to give my honest and unbiased opinion. Everyday, I'm always finding something new to help enhance my home. I love how my home is decorated, and it's got the perfect color palette for me and Stephen. However, we were still...
This is a sponsored post on behalf of Texture by Next Issue. I received compensation to give my true and honest opinion and information. I'm normally not that type of person to get all excited about digital magazine style reading, but Texture by Next Issue has totally helped me change my mind. Texture is truly revolutionizing how people are currently...
I recently came up with a topic for a great group of bloggers, and that topic was "What's your passion?" In tying in passion with why we blog and do what we do on a daily basis. You would really think that this could be a really simple question, but it's not for me. Why? Well, because I have...
Pants are one of the most common fashion items for both men and women. However, even though they existed for quite a long time, we are not certain who created them. According to historians, they were first worn by Gauls who lived on territory of today’s France. During war with Gauls, Romans noticed that they had an important military...
I am participating in a VIN campaign for Clorox® . I am receiving a fee for posting; however, the opinions expressed in this post are my own. I am in no way affiliated with Clorox® and do not earn a commission or percent of sales. #clorox2 #sponsored Writing this post is a little bit on the emotional side for me....
This is a sponsored post on behalf of Blog Meets Brand for New Jersey Lottery. Blog Meets Brand gave me a stipend to purchase lottery tickets, and are responsible for payment.   I’ve been playing the New Jersey State Lottery for about 10 years, and I’m totally in love with playing my weekly scratch offs over my cup of coffee. I...
I had an amazing time making a delicious and easy dinner using Johnsonville® as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #SausageFamily. From the moment I wake up and go to sleep at night, I lead a super busy day. Between taking care of my special needs sister, to running my other sister back and forth to work, working on my...
Everyone enjoys pudding in their very own unique way. Some enjoy eating it right of the container, which I have definitely been known to do a time or two...in a one day. Though, I like dressing up my pudding a little bit. First and foremost, I completely am in love with KozyShack® Rice pudding. It's even better that it's...
  This is a sponsored post on behalf of Blog Meets Brand for Mars® Ice cream. During the Summer months, I really don't ever need a real reason to eat ice cream. However, National #IceCreamMonth kinda gives me a little extra incentive to eat more different flavors, and to indulge (guilt free, of course) in my favorite flavor: Dove Caramel Cashew...
Chocolate Chip Cookie Crust with Tapioca pudding and whipped cream! #Summerofpudding #kozyshack #tapiocapudding
      Once a week, my family and I like to have a family night and go a little crazy with stuffing ourselves with some wholesome and simple desserts made with real ingredients. Nothing with artificial flavorings, additives, chemicals, or anything of the sort. We are also a family of pudding freaks! We love it, especially during the Summer time. We...
Schickk®Hydro Razors help make everyday an Epic day that I can face the world! #MakeItEpic #ad
Everyday I wake up, I look into what I can to grab hold of the day. I stay a pretty busy man. Besides working from home, I take care of my special needs sister, 2 puppies, make 3 meals a day, make snacks twice a day, constantly change the channels for all Nick and Nick Jr shows, wash the...
  One of my fondest childhood memories is being in the kitchen with my great grandma while watching her cook and bake. To this day, I simply cannot recreate her homemade chocolate pudding. She always used fresh wholesome ingredients. No matter how hard I try, I would always either overcook it or didn't add in just the right amount of...
I had an amazing time making a delicious and easy dinner using Johnsonville® as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #SausageFamily. With the 4th of July right around the corner, my family and I are in full mode of "Let's cook everything on the grill, and as much as can on the grill!" Everything just tastes better on the...
Klondike Kandy Bars Chocolate Fudge #KlondikeVariety #IC #Ad
***I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Klondike. I received free product coupons to facilitate my review as well as compensation for my participation*** When I think of Summer, I think of two things: going to the beach and eating lots of ice cream! I don't get to go the beach very often, so most...
#laundryredefined #ad Tide Pods is revolutionizing how we do laundry! If you live in an apartment complex, like I do, then convenience of doing laundry is a super high priority!
  Vibrant Nation has sponsored this post on behalf of Tide Pods. I was compensated to write up this amazing article and video! About 25 years ago, I was diagnosed with a 1,001 different types of skin and food color allergies. I've had to watch what products I use (shampoo, toothpaste, deodorant, detergent, etc.) and what types of food I ate. I...
Johnsonville cheddar cheese and bacon Grillers are super amazing! #SausageFamily
I had an amazing time making a delicious and easy dinner using Johnsonville® as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #SausageFamily. The grilling season is finally here, and families are coming together to enjoy the amazing taste of the creative talents of all of the chefs that are taking on the Grill...one recipe at a time! I had so much...
    I can't even begin to tell you how much of a busy schedule that I have throughout any given day! It's definitely doesn't get easier during the day as I am the main care take for my special needs sister, Angela. If work isn't keeping me busy, she sure is! By the time that I'm done with work, and...
Turkey Hill Dairy is a well known name in every house hold in the area that I live in. If you didn't know what Turkey Hill was, then people would look at you a little funny and know that you were definitely not from around the area. When I was approached to do a sponsored post for them, I...
Yummly: A Great Place to Store, Organize, and Find Amazing Recipes!
          Yummly: A Great Way To Find And Organize Recipes! If you know anything about, then you know I love recipes: Creating, Finding, and Organizing them. I so happy to have met Yummly! Yummly Is a great place to find, store, and organize all of your recipes in a digital online recipe box! I love Yummly because I have found so...
Scentsy Review: Make Your Home Smell Amazing! #MPMHGG There's nothing better than a great smelling space, whether it be in your home or at your office. It's even better when you have something that helps make your special space look amazing by adding in your own little charm! This is my first time in trying any Scentsy product, and immediately...
  New Hero GoPro Camera  Is Now At BestBuy! Unless you've been hiding under a rock, then surely you must have heard of the GoPro camera! It is single handedly the best action camera around. Admit, we've all seen those amazing videos on youtube of people going down water slides and doing other extreme sports...it's a complete addiction for me to...
Cuisinart Programmable Espresso Machine EM-200 Product Review I'm always on the lookout for a fabulous espresso machine for home, and when I saw this...I just knew that I wanted to have my hands on it to do a product review for. So, Cuisinart gave me one to give my 100% honest opinion on...and that's exactly what you will get from...
  Nescafé Dolce Gusto Product Review As you all know by now, I am a super coffee freak. If you pretty much threw coffee or espresso into a recipe...I'm probably gonna like it a lot! Well, the people at Nescafé heard about my love and passion for coffee, so they decided to send me a machine to see what I thought...
Keurig 2.0 Model K550 Product Review
Keurig 2.0 K550 Product Review I get a lot of fun poked at my because I love using my Keurig machine. Before having the opportunity to review the newest Keurig 2.0 K550 machine, I've always had my trusted personal Kuerig single cup brewer. (Now, I have to get a disclaimer out of the way. I was provided with the new...
chocolate cake baking fail!
  Exploding Money Shot Chocolate Cake Disaster Do you see that cake right there in photo above? Yeah...I made that. Am I proud of it? Yes...I am! You can laugh at me all you want to, but that cake was absolutely delicious! You have to be asking yourself, "What happened to that cake??" Well, I'm so glad you asked! You see,...
Chocolate Cake with Butterscotch icing.
  Chocolate Cake with Butterscotch Icing As you all know, I absolutely to love baking and cooking! I had a great pleasure of receiving the new Mrs. Field's Flip-n-Fill pans, and I had so much fun in doing so! They are two separate and inverted pans that you bake your favorite cake in, and then fill with your favorite type of filling!...
Buddy Yums All Natural Dog Treats
  Buddy Yums All Natural Dog Treats Product Review If you know anything about be, then you know that I absolutely love my two children:  Ubi & Delilah. Yes, they are more than just my dogs...they are my children. I'm always on the prowl of finding them amazing food, treats, toys, and anything you can them. Yes...they are spoiled...a lot...and they...
You Are Enough.
The Power Of Choice Every day I look through my Facebook feed and I have to take a minute to step back and digest it all. I see many people complaining about one thing or another, having a gripe fest, standing on a soap box, ranting & yelling about topics, and basically talking a lot of stuff that builds upon...
Spodee Berry Spritzer Cocktail Recipe
Kickin' Spodee Berry Spritz Recipe If you're like me, you're always looking for a way to beat the heat with an adult cocktail. Summer time calls for something just a little be lighter, a bit fruity, and even a little bubbly. The combination of all three just makes a perfect combination of a Summer Cocktail. A company called Spodee has...
  BlogHer 2014: The Day I Met 1,000 Estranged Sisters In case you can't tell by now, I'm a man. Yup. I still have the goodies that God gave me between my legs. So there must be the burning question of, "Why would I go to a blogging convention called BLOGHER?" My answer to you: Why would you NOT want to...
Happy Father's Day, Daddy! Many people have an understanding of the idea that, "It takes more than blood to make a family", and that, "It takes a real man to be a Dad."  These statements couldn't be any truer. I'm a prime example of them. You see, I know who my real, biological father is. I haven't seen him since...
Chai Latte Cupcakes with Nutella Whipped "icing" Recipe
Chai Latte Cupcakes With Nutella Icing This chai latte cupcake recipe is absolutely delicious! I know what you're thinking, "I want one now!" It's the same thing that I was thinking when I decided to make these. I've always been one to enjoy a yummy hot cup a chai tea during the Fall and Winter seasons, but let me tell...
Fruit Roll Sushi Recipe
Fruit Sushi Recipe I was super excited when I asked to do a product Review for Rice Wraps Foods! I love sushi, so I thought that this was going to be a great mix for the both of us. I wasn't paid to do this review, but I was given free products to try them out and give them my...
There are so many things that I love about Christmas, especially the lights on the tree. There's just something so beautiful about the different multi-color lights and different shapes that they come in. In fact, my heart was a little sad because we finally took our Christmas tree down a couple of days ago. No more multi-colored glowing lights...
Strawberry Confusa Cocktail recipe made with Pura Vida Tequila. It's a super yummy and delicious cocktail for sure!
Photo Credit: Jeanna from Surf And Sunshine Strawberry Confusa Cocktail Recipe I can't express to you how much I've been enjoying this product review over Pura Vida Tequila! They gave me a new recipe to try out, and is it ever delicious! It's super refreshing, and makes me want to be on the shores of Costa Rica enjoying it! Pura Vida...