With the drought like conditions that we have been having in Michigan this spring/summer, this message and campaign could not be more important. One little spark can cause devastating damage and when all our Smoket the Bear signs are saying the fire danger is extreme it is time to take note. You can prevent forest […]

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*The Mixing Bowl received product or payment in exchange for this post or the post contains affiliate links. The opinions expressed are mine and mine alone and may differ from yours.* Eating healthy gets harder and harder everyday. There are so many fast food options that are appealing to both kids and parents alike. Then […]

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Life is hard. There is no escaping Bad things happen to good people and bad people alike. Holding on and continuing to bring up past wrongs not only hurt you but can hurt relationships. I know this from experience. My husband has always joked about my memory and how good it is. Most of the […]

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An American Girl Store

There are some classic toys of my childhood that I remember very vividly. These are the toys that have stood the test of time and continue to make memories for kids of all ages. One of these brands is American Girl. American Girl is the classic doll company who created a lifelong friend for you […]

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*The Mixing Bowl received product or payment in exchange for this post or the post contains affiliate links. The opinions expressed are mine and mine alone and may differ from yours.* It’s summer! We have finally hit our high temps and humidity. I know a lot of people do not like it but this weather […]

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*The Mixing Bowl received product or payment in exchange for this post or the post contains affiliate links. The opinions expressed are mine and mine alone and may differ from yours.* Every burger place is different and is to trying to make its mark in the food market, which means that it needs to do […]

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So we have all seen it in the movies…that really fit actress goes to the gym and into a cycle class. She pushes through it and sometimes even makes it look difficult to do. Wow, what a workout. You see it a few times and think I can do that…… Well, it is definitely not […]

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*The Mixing Bowl received product or payment in exchange for this post or the post contains affiliate links. The opinions expressed are mine and mine alone and may differ from yours.* Digital images are a way of life for everyone. With the amazing cameras on smartphones and digital recording equipment (think GoPro and many many […]

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As a mom to a preteen one thing I have learned (and quite quickly I might add) is that gone are the long days of summer waiting for friends and playing outside and these are the days of digital entertainment and apps. Don’t get me wrong there are a lot of fun and useful apps […]

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