Make Time To Watch Black-ish and Christela on WFAA


I couldn't be more ready for Fall tv on ABC and I'm excited to share two shows coming to WFAA in Dallas soon!  I love a good comedy, and I think these two shows will be a great way to spend your Wednesday and Friday afternoon! Black-ish – Premieres Wednesday, September 24th 8:30 (c) on ABC Andre ‘Dr’ Johnson (Anthony Anderson) has a great job, a beautiful wife, Rainbow (Tracee Ellis Ross), four kids and a colonial home in the ‘burbs.  But has success brought too … [Read more...]

An Easy Pecan Pie Recipe The Entire Family Will Enjoy

easy pecan pie recipe

I like dessert and am usually not picky when it's time to eat.  But if you give me a choice of two things, I'm going straight for the pecan pie.  Served warm with a nice scoop of vanilla ice cream on top?  Yes, please!  That spells delish in so many languages!  When I was in college, I was given an easy Pecan Pie recipe that I made for my soon-to-be husband.  Since then, it's been a favorite in our house and a dessert my children have come to ask for, too!  … [Read more...]

Shop, Relax and Eat at Hyatt Market Street in The Woodlands

hyatt market street

        When on a recent press trip to The Woodlands, TX, we had the honor of staying at Hyatt Market Street.  Market Street is the perfect place for a Girl's Night Out, and that's just what we did before settling for a beautiful night's rest. Hyatt Market Street is a boutique hotel, new to the area.  And a great area it is!  With 75+ specialty retailers and restaurants within walking distance, we had a chance to walk to some of my favorite … [Read more...]

Shivver With These Boiled Egg Monster Eyes for Halloween

monster snack

Halloween is almost here and it's time to start planning for those parties!  This quick and easy trick for boiled eggs will leave your ghosts and goblins begging for more Monster Eyes after Halloween has come and gone!           Ingredients: 1 dozen eggs  red food coloring hot water 1 tablespoon vinegar Start by boiling your eggs until done.  Let them cool, then gently roll them back and forth on the counter-top until they are … [Read more...]

Celebrate Women at the It’s Your Time Women’s Conference

women conference

  It's time to celebrate women at the It's Your Time Women's Conference, presented by The League City Chamber of Commerce.   On September 19, from 8 am - 4 pm, head to South Shore Harbour Resort in League City for a day of topics including Health and Wellness, Entrepreneurship, Spirituality and Education!  You will hear from the keynote celebrity speaker, Lisa Welchel, who you might recognize from The Facts of Life and the recent CBS TV show Survivor!  You will also be … [Read more...]

Get Ready for National Vodka Day with a few Vodka Drinks This Weekend

pinnacle amaretto

Every now and then, we need a drink to help us relax or as means for a nice celebration.  I'm a fan of a good vodka and I have found that Pinnacle Vodka, in particular, is not only good alone, but great in recipes! With National Vodka Day next month (October 4), I've been exploring a few drinks, deciding on which one I like the best.  Luckily, Pinnacle Vodka sent me an assortment of my favorite flavors to try new recipes with! Of the Citrus, Berry and their newest flavor, … [Read more...]

See This New Clip of Disney’s Big Hero 6


My children can't wait until November 7 when we head to the theater for Disney's Big Hero 6! From Walt Disney Animation Studios, the team behind “Frozen” and “Wreck-It Ralph,” comes “Big Hero 6,” an action-packed comedy-adventure about the special bond that develops between Baymax, a plus-sized inflatable robot, and prodigy Hiro Hamada.  When a devastating event befalls the city of San Fransokyo and catapults Hiro into the midst of danger, he turns to Baymax and his close … [Read more...]

GinnyBakes is an Organic Dessert You’ll Love


I always struggle on desserts to feed my family.  There are cookies and mixes on the market that are great, but you read the ingredients... and those aren't so great.  When I was introduced to GinnyBakes cookies and baking mixes, I fell in love!  An organic, gluten free snack?  I was sold!  passion, love, balance, all baked in. Isn't that a great statement?  And better yet, Ginnybakes products have no artificial ingredients.  As I mentioned before, they are … [Read more...]