Hands in the air if you’re regular!

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Note: This post has been sponsored by Dannon. I received product and compensation to facilitate this post. All opinions are strictly my own. Me!!!! ME…ME…over here…I’m “regular” and I’m not bloated or gassy or any of those nasty things that make you feel like you shouldn’t leave the house. I’m a gal on the go, […]

How to choose – dog food

Note: I am a paid ambassador for Petcurean Pet Foods. I took on that responsibility because I really believe in their product. All opinions are strictly my own.   Anyone who owns a pet (or rather is OWNED BY A PET) knows the feeling. You can’t imagine life without them. They bring a sense of […]

Winter in the Azores


A few months ago I had the opportunity to spend some time in New Bedford, MA. It’s a wonderful fishing community with strong ties to the Azores, and I was able to really immerse myself for a few days in the incredible Portuguese food and traditions. Now I need to go one step farther and […]

Peet and Re-Peet

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I received K-Cups from Cross Country CafĂ© to facilitate this post. I’ve told this story before. I worked for a major coffee company. I started as a shift supervisor and worked my way up the ladder quickly. I know coffee. I know so much about coffee that it would bore you to tears (worse than […]

Gallo Burgundy – welcome home

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Gallo Family Wineries sent me this lovely bottle of wine to enjoy. Opinions are strictly my own. Cheers There are some things that just feel like coming home. The smell of your mom’s famous dish, the sounds of the ocean, the song you all sang as you took your first road trip with friends after […]