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Have You Ever Done a Float? #TrueRestDetroit

Have You Ever Done a Float? #TrueRestDetroit

There is a new health and wellness/relaxation trend hitting Metro Detroit and it is all about floating. While most people think about pools when floating is mentioned, this float is more spa and rejuvenating over sun and water. True Rest Float Spa, a float spa […]

The Confidence Found in Swim Lessons

The Confidence Found in Swim Lessons

*The Mixing Bowl received product or payment in exchange for this post or the post contains affiliate links. The opinions expressed are mine and mine alone and may differ from yours.* There is nothing more exciting as a parent then watching your kid succeed at […]

Connectivity and Safety Shine at the NAIAS

Connectivity and Safety Shine at the NAIAS

It’s January in Detroit. That means two things: unpredictable ice/snow weather and the auto show (NAIAS) is in town. The auto show is almost like a rite of passage for drivers in southeastern Michigan and neihboring states and cities. Your turn 16, you go drool […]

Brave Mornings Again

Brave Mornings Again

*The Mixing Bowl received product or payment in exchange for this post or the post contains affiliate links. The opinions expressed are mine and mine alone and may differ from yours.* Mornings. They are usually a crazy busy time in my house and kinda dreaded […]

End of the Road #BehindtheBlogger

End of the Road #BehindtheBlogger

So here it is, finally, the end of 2016. What a year it has been. This year has been one of my hardest yet with a lot more downs then ups. There were days that I was not sure if it would better. 2016 sure […]

Give Gifts that Give Back This Year

Give Gifts that Give Back This Year

I was gifted a product from the Macy’s Heart of Haiti line however all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. The holiday season is full blown upon us and while it can be quite overwhelming, it is also a great time to reflect on […]

Keeping Hardwood Floors Clean is Hard

Keeping Hardwood Floors Clean is Hard

*The Mixing Bowl received product or payment in exchange for this post or the post contains affiliate links. The opinions expressed are mine and mine alone and may differ from yours.* When we first bought our house the one thing we knew we wanted was […]

Make any Cup of Coffee a Good One – Ninja Coffee Bar

Make any Cup of Coffee a Good One – Ninja Coffee Bar

*The Mixing Bowl received product or payment in exchange for this post or the post contains affiliate links. The opinions expressed are mine and mine alone and may differ from yours.* No matter what day of the week it is you will wake up to […]

Treasure Toons DVD for Tots + Giveaway

Treasure Toons DVD for Tots + Giveaway

This post and giveaway are sponsored by Oodles World and the FrontGate Christian Blogger Network. The opinions about how it will serve our home well are my own.  One of my favorite Sunday afternoon past times is sitting down and watching a movie or two […]

How to Survive Winter Weather

How to Survive Winter Weather

*The Mixing Bowl received product or payment in exchange for this post or the post contains affiliate links. The opinions expressed are mine and mine alone and may differ from yours.* Winter is just around the corner and while that can mean fun things like […]