My Secret: Special K® Red Berries


I recently received these Special K Red Berries (with REAL strawberries) to review for a sponsored post! I wasn’t even sure that I’d actually take the time to eat them each morning.  I always seem to be in a rush. HONESTLY, I don’t understand it myself. On writing days, I venture no further than from […]

INSPIRED: glamping al fresco


al fres·co al ˈfreskō/ – in the open air Last month I got to take that term quite literally, as I headed to Firelight Camps in Ithaca, NY to take part in an Iron Chef style competition with al fresco All Natural products. While you all know that I’m neither much of a cook, not […]



As a verified coffee lover, I enjoy not only a variety of coffees, but I have enough coffee-makers to supply a small town. From my Keurig 2.0 in my South Florida home, to the Nespresso that sits on the counter in Boston, I enjoy mixing things up for different depths, different coffees, and different types. […]

Plentiful Plenti yogurt


I’ve started my day with a cup of yogurt for almost 20 years now. It’s the ONE GOOD HABIT that I’m actually consistent with. My newest find – Plenti Yogurt. Plenti Yogurt is Packed Full of Goodness™ from the #LandofPlenti PLENTI? I always added some whole grain cereal to my yogurt for fiber and a little […]



While here in Florida, we can access farmstands and farmer’s markets year round, in summer I seem to go more often. There’s something about the abundance of juicy peaches and watermelons that call me back a few times each week. For those in cooler climates, that don’t have the outdoor markets available during the winter […]

The way to his heart – gelato

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They say that the way to a man’s heart is his stomach. If you use Mr. S. as the standard, this is true. There are three things he loves in life. Clem the dog A good day on the golf course Wonderful food I have to admit, that I’ll agree with two out of three […]

Coffee and chocolate


I received product to facilitate this review. I actually CHOSE what I wanted, so…all opinions are strictly my own. Coffee and Chocolate Other than a glass of bubbly with chocolate, there’s not much that’s better than pairing a nice rich roast with a decadent dark chocolate. In my world you can skip the flowers and […]