Green Drink – A Secret Weapon for Great Health!

bring focus and energy back to your life

Hard to get your kids to eat the recommended daily fruits & veggies? Try making this green drink and get the energy you need to keep up with life’s demands.

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From the moment us moms wake up and our feet hit the floor, we want to give our best to all of those around us, from kids, husband to co-workers. Many times, we forget to take care of our own body. There are constant battles we face that without a strong immune system, we would be in bed and not on the front battle lines. Therefore, one of my secret weapons to keep myself and my family healthy is by making my power-packed green drink. I don’t know about you, but for as long as I can remember, it’s always been a challenge to eat the USDA recommended 5-9 servings of fruits and veggies each day. That’s like spending the entire day eating at the kitchen table – yeah right.

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Top PROM Safety Tips to Follow!

How to experience a memorable night without regrets

Make prom night a memorable experience, not one filled with regrets. Stay safe behind the wheel and don’t go to bed with your date. Here are the top prom safety tips.

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Years ago I went to a taping of the Sharon Osbourne show. She had a guest family talking about the best parenting tips for raising competent teens. This mom said she knew her teen boys would have sex anyway, so she let their girlfriends come over and do whatever they wanted in her sons’ bedrooms while she was at home. Her justification was that at least she knew her boys would be safe. WHAT!? I literally BOOED in the audience. Loud. I got stares. I didn’t care!

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The Triple D’s of Fifty Shades

Fifty Shades of Grey deceives people by promoting bondage, abuse and sexual violence as being normal and acceptable. Here’s why we should steer clear.

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Deception. Destruction. Disappointment. That’s what you can expect from the movie Fifty Shades of Grey. 

If the starring actor, Dakota Johnson, is warning her own parents to not see her most recent film, this should be a major warning sign for the rest of us. This movie is anything but what the title suggests. The author’s objective is to make the topic of sadomasochistic sex as acceptable and exciting.

According to Wikipedia, “Surveys show that grey is the color most commonly associated with conformity, boredom, indifference and modesty.” It’s an intermediate, neutral color between black and white. The movie’s title is deceptive and misleading and numerous psychologists warn that the behavior promoted is dangerous and destructive.

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The Benefits of Competing in a Pageant!

My personal journey with the Miss America organization

Ever think about being a pageant contestant? I competed in the Miss America pageant and it was life changing. Here are the benefits of doing a pageant.

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To all of you amazing, sweet, beautiful women out there…

Celebrating 60 years of competition, the Miss America pageant is airing as we speak, and it brings back many sweet memories. At the age of 16, I remember getting a flier in the mail to compete in the Miss America Pageant and seconds later seeing the freaked out look on my dad’s face when I told him I wanted to try out.

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Makeup Free Celebrities. Feel Good in Your Skin.

Teen girls want to look like an image that doesn't even exist

Get a glimpse of makeup free celebrities. Many teen girls feel pressure to look like something that doesn’t even exist in the first place.

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You are watching a romantic movie with your man and you watch a scene where a woman awakens from a long night of restful sleep.  She proceeds to happily jump out of bed and make an enthusiastic stretch to welcome the new day.  Ok…stop right there.  For most of us, that’s already a hoax if you have kids or a crazy work schedule. But let’s take it a step further!  She wakes up with her makeup already beautifully done and every strand of hair perfectly in place.  Now that’s hilarious.

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