Mezcal Makes for Smoky Mango Margaritas

Mezcal Makes for Smoky Mango Margaritas

Smoky Mango Mezcal Margarita We all know mango margaritas are delicious, but have you tried a smoky mango mezcal margarita? If you haven’t, you are missing out! Mezcal has a unique smoky taste to it that balances the sweetness of the mango. So, swap the tequila and give mezcal a try. What is Mezcal? Mezcal [...]

Helpsters Help Your Kids Adjust to the New Normal

Helpsters Help Your Kids Adjust to the New Normal

We are nearing two months since the stay at home order began in Illinois. But just as we are beginning to adapt to being at home, we must now prepare to slowly get out there. Except we will be heading back wearing masks, armed with hand sanitizer, keeping a distance from others, and, if necessary, [...]

Don’t Waste Time Googling Everything, Take The LadyBossBlogger Course Instead

Don’t Waste Time Googling Everything, Take The LadyBossBlogger Course Instead

I love to write. In fact, I have been doing it for a living for several years. From writing copy for marketing materials and newsletters, grant proposals, social media, to writing speeches—I love everything having to do with writing. This is what drew me to creating this blog, but it was after several years of [...]

Working from Home with a Toddler: A Battle for Attention

Working from Home with a Toddler: A Battle for Attention

My son scribbles on my notepad while I am on a work conference call. If there is one positive thing that the COVID-19 pandemic has brought it’s more time with family. With the shelter in place order, everyone has to stay home--forcing more family time and home activities. For those who can work from home, [...]

Honeydews Make For Refreshing Margaritas

Honeydews Make For Refreshing Margaritas

Honeydew Margarita When life hands you honeydew melons, you make honeydew margaritas.For several years I have pinned over 1,000 pins in my “It’s Cocktail Hour” Pinterest board. Every time I pin a delicious cocktail, I wish I could make it because they all look so tasty! Therefore, I have decided to start making some of [...]

Ribeye Steak Dinner in 15 Minutes? Yes!

Ribeye Steak Dinner in 15 Minutes? Yes!

Ribeye steak with a baked potato and green beans with almonds Still don’t know what to make for dinner? How does a ribeye steak cooked in butter, thyme and rosemary sound? Bonus: it’s super easy! The other day I had two ribeye steaks my husband purchased to cook dinner. He wasn't able to cook them [...]