Month: October 2013

The Polar Express Is Coming To The Mt. Hood Railroad – All Aboard!

Hello my fellow Oregonians!  And All Aboard! THE POLAR EXPRESS comes to life this holiday season as the Mt Hood Railroad rolls out of the station bound for the “North Pole!” Come early and climb aboard with your family to cozy-up and enjoy our festively-decorated vintage train cars. Dancing chefs deliver hot chocolate and a cookie

Quick And Easy Halloween Ideas!

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Cottonelle, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #CottonelleTarget http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO Say your daughter plans months in advance for her Halloween costume but gives you a couple of hours to prepare for a party she’s planned … without telling

Proskins Slim Leggings Challenge 3-Week Update

I seem to have hit a stalemate with my numbers this week.  This is week number 3 of wearing Proskin Slim Leggings – for at least 8 hours a day – and my numbers have not changed since last week.  Currently I am: Measurements as of 10/24/2013: Hips:  42 inches Top of Thigh:  26 1/2

2 Week Update For Proskin Slim Leggings 28-Day Bloggers Challenge

Here I am, on week two of my Proskin Slim Leggings 28-Day Bloggers Challenge. As I’ve mentioned in my previous posts these leggings are incredibly comfortable to wear so the “challenge” of wearing them for 8 hours a day is easy-peasy. These leggings are not a tight, spandexy kind of fabric, they are a soft,

Seven Bridges Winery – A Treat Found In Portland

A delicious discovery in the world of Pacific Northwest wines happened practically in my own backyard… and I couldn’t be happier!  Seven Bridges is a top choice for reds and you can discover for yourself at their tasting room located in a surprising area, an industrial part of North Portland, close to the Rose Quarter.  Follow

5th Annual YA Novel Discovery Contest

Get in Front of Top YA Editors and Agents with ONLY the First 250 Words of Your YA Novel! Serendipity Literary Agency in conjunction with Sourcebooks Inc.  is hosting their fifth  annual Young Adult Novel Discovery Competition. You have the words, now it’s time to give yourself the opportunity to have them read with a legitimate chance

ProSkin Slim Leggings 28-Day Challenge First Week Update

To be completely honest I’m not really sure what’s going on here. I’m finished with my first week of the ProSkin 28 Day Blogger Challenge wearing ProSkin Slim Leggings for at least 8 hours a day and I have actually lost inches. I haven’t changed my exercise routine, I haven’t changed my eating habits, the

I'm Taking The Blogger 28-Day Challenge With ProSkin Slim Leggings

Here’s where I stand, I’m in my mid-Forties, my metabolism has changed, along with my hormones, and keeping my body in shape is harder then before.  The magazine articles I’ve been reading for years, as if to prepare myself for this change, haven’t prepared my mind for how I’d feel about this actually happening to

20% Discount On Your Blurb Photo Book

Blurb continues to wow me each year with how easy they make it to create your own high quality custom photo book. Use Blurb’s 2013 Gift Guide to find inspiration. And now through 10/7 you can receive 20% off your photo book by using a special discount code! Begin now and you’re sure to have