Throw the Perfect Football Party: Party On Mom Walmart Giveaway

Walmart Party on Mom Prize Pack Giveaway

Have you ever thought about how to throw the perfect football party? Want to have people over, but stop short of sending out invitations because you don’t know how to prep for such an event? Have no fear: I’m here to help you pull off the perfect “HomeGate” before the big game! I love football. It’s hard to find anyone …

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7 Ways to Save over $100 a Month


I’m sharing 7 ways to save over $100 a month on Talk of the Town, but in case any of you miss it live on TV, I wanted to share these tips with you in detail here. The truth is, these money-saving tips will likely save you OVER $100 a month and can be used by anyone anywhere, not just …

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My 4 Favorite Frugal Fall Tips {TV}

4 favorite frugal fall tips

September is a great time to re-establish routines and reconsider where you’re spending your money – think of it as a “New Year” without the pressure! With summer ending and the holidays still a few months away, it affords you the perfect time to get your (financial) house in order and re-implement those frugal practices you may have forgotten over …

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Summer Grilling Recipe: Grilled Citrus Chicken Kabobs with Pineapple Cucumber Salsa

summer grilling recipe grilled citrus chicken kabob

Are you looking for the perfect summer grilling recipe to take advantage of all the beautiful summer produce in stores right now? You’re in luck because I’m sharing the specifics of my Grilled Citrus Chicken Kabobs with Pineapple Cucumber Salsa recipe I presented live on Talk of the Town. But some of you may be wondering why I’m creating a …

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How to Eliminate Entitlement and Cultivate Compassion in Your Kids & Teens

Talk of the Town July 2016

Compassionate kids don’t happen automatically. On Talk of the Town, I discussed how to effectively model compassion within the walls of our homes so we can launch our kids into adulthood without a sense of entitlement and with a heart to help others: * Help your kids uncover their talents and passions – ask younger kids to draw what they …

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#DadDo Giveaway

Dad-Do and Daughter-Do Pantene Walmart Father's Day girls hair

Disclosure: I was compensated for my participation in this campaign, but it fit so perfectly with our family and our values, not only did I know I needed to participate, but I knew you all would agree and benefit as well. All opinions below are my own. Have you heard of a Dad-Do? Pantene’s Dad-Do Strong is Beautiful campaign is …

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How to Make a Summer Budget


Summer is finally here! And while the last thing you may want to think about is creating a budget, that’s exactly what I’m going to show you how to do today. After all, without a plan, none of our summer fun could be possible. So here are my essentials for How to Make a Summer Budget * Discover Your Monthly …

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How to Give Back in Nashville

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No matter what you are passionate about – grab your friend, your teacher, your sibling – somebody.. and get plugged in! Here are some of my favorite ways to get involved and give back here in Nashville… The Organization: St. Jude Rock & Roll Marathon How to Help: Cheer Station Want to help during the marathon without running? Be a …

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Cheap Kids Birthday Party Ideas

cheap kids birthday party ideas

Planning a kids’ birthday party at home doesn’t have to eat up your time or money. With these quick tips, everyone will soon be celebrating with these cheap kids birthday party ideas:

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Super Bowl Family Party Ideas

Super Bowl Family Party Ideas Feature

With the biggest NFL game of the year coming up, I thought it only appropriate to share some Super Bowl family party ideas since that’s what I’ve been searching for online. In fact, it must be on everyone’s minds because my friends at Talk of the Town asked me to share my family-friendly Super Bowl party ideas on air, so …

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