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  My family & I received a complimentary stay in exchange for promoting Castaway Bay   Two weeks ago, right before the huge snow storm came to Michigan and Ohio, my family was invited to Castaway Bay in Ohio.  We were really looking forward to experiencing a mini-family get-a-way, especially at an indoor water park where it is 82 degrees. It was a fun … [Read more...]

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Ideas

Valentine's Ideas

I'm a member of the Netflix Stream Team. All opinions are my own and not influenced by my relationship with Netflix. I hope you enjoy my last minute Valentine's Day suggestions! Not up for a date night this Valentine's Day because either A. No baby sitters are available B. You didn't plan very well and the best reservation you can get is at Pizza Hut C. Oh shoot...tomorrow … [Read more...]

Shop, Eat & Support Local Charities

Beautiful Calla Lilly  Bouquet (wedding or romantic date concept )

The Rochester Junior Women's Club will be hosting their annual Spring Highlights, a boutique shopping event and luncheon at the Royal Park Hotel on Saturday, March 21, 2015. Attendees will be treated to a delicious lunch at 12:30, with a cash bar, and a fashion show highlighting the newest spring looks from local merchants.  There will also be an exclusive shopping … [Read more...]

Mini- Heart Shaped Strawberry Filled Pies / Cookies


I am always trying to create easy, fun snacks for my daughter's second grade class for any party they have. This time I decided to make a mini-heart shaped, strawberry filled, pie/cookie. I say both pie and cookie, because it looks like a cookie but tastes like a small pie!! You can use any other type of jam in the center, or even Nutella. Use your imagination and have fun with … [Read more...]