12 Strong Movie Cast and Crew Interview – In Theatres January 19th

Travel and accommodations were provided by Warner Bros. Pictures to attend a press junket for their new movie, “12 Strong.” #WBsponsored You know what happened on 9/11. Discover the untold story of what happened next when 12 soldiers became the greatest heroes the world never knew… until now. “12 Strong” in theaters January 19th. Do you remember where […]

The New LG Studio Collection at Best Buy (and Meeting Chef Kevin Gillespie)

This is a sponsored post for LG Studio collection at Best Buy and contains affiliate links. Have you ever accidentally fallen in love with a kitchen before? I mean, who does that, right? *raises hand* Me, I totally did, and it was completely accidental, and all Best Buy’s fault. I went to the Type-A Parent conference a couple weeks ago […]

Tweet with Sean Astin! RSVP for Vox Populi Radio’s Twitter Chat 4/26 #RaiseYourVox

Are you ready to partay!!?! Actor Sean Astin’s VoxPopuliRadio.com is premiering it’s long-anticipated Season 2 on Thursday, May 1st, and we are celebrating with a Twitter Chat this Saturday night! Get the popcorn and snacks, friends, and mark your calendars! April 26th, 5:30pm PT / 8:30pm ET. Sean’s Vox Populi radio show had quite a […]

My Interview and Weekend with Sean Astin at Alamo City Comic Con

Recognize this face? Of course you do! It’s Sean Astin, best known for his roles in movies like Goonies, the Lord of the Rings trilogy, Rudy, 50 First Dates and many, many more. He spent the weekend here at the Alamo City Comic Con in San Antonio, and I spent the weekend helping him while […]

Advice from Brandi Chastain for My Soccer Playing Son on Getting Serious and Going Pro

Growing up in an active family myself, it didn’t surprise me seeing my children fascinated by sports, dribbling soccer balls almost as soon as they learned to walk, and begin playing soccer at age four. My oldest son, though, shows the most dedication and proficiency, wanting to become pro when he grows up. One of […]

Sweet and Skinny Cookbook Twitter Party with Truvia and Marisa Churchill (Plus a Giveaway!)

Everyone loves a good party, right? Mark your calendars for June 28th, friends, because this one you won’t want to miss! DESSERTS, people, we’re talking desserts! YES! And even better? We’re talking great-tasting desserts that WON’T punish your hips for eating ’em. Can I get an amen? On Tuesday, June 28th, you’ll get the opportunity […]

Meeting Robin Miller and Cookbook Giveaway

Just over a month ago, I had the extreme pleasure to go to New York City and meet Robin Miller face to face. After having interviewed her a few months back, I took some of the advice she offered and applied it to how I cook for my family. At that time, I was given […]

Fall CBS Premieres and Jenna Elfman Interview

I. Love. Fall. I love the coolness in the air, I love the leaves changing, the smell that fall brings in the wind. I love Halloween, Thanksgiving and ridiculous amounts of baking (OH THE BAKING!). I love sneaking around, purchasing or making presents for loved ones, stashing them somewhere hidden, wrapping them with glee, decorating […]

Keeping It Cool with Robin Miller and Tyson Foods

As you know, I am a huge advocate for homemade meals. I like controlling what goes into my foods, as it also allows me to be more frugal when feeding my big family since we all know a home-cooked meal is cheaper than one in a restaurant. When you’ve got a big family like mine, […]

My Kelly Ripa Interview

Yesterday I had the extraordinary pleasure of speaking to Kelly Ripa … Wait. I seriously just said that? I spoke to Kelly Ripa! Can you tell I’m still reeling?? {insert girly-type squeaking while jumping up and down here} Yes, it’s true, and yes, I have a video of it (to prove to all you that […]