Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles pizza cake

Before taking a trip last weekend I had a cake order for a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cake to make for a sweet little girl that we had the pleasure of meeting in my youngest sons kindergarten class. She was also on the basketball team and track team with my son. I wanted her to… [Continue Reading]

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Pinterest Pin worthy? Vinegar and Dawn DIY tub cleaner

I saw a pin on Pinterest where she used hot white vinegar and Dawn to clean the tub. She let it set an hour or two and then wiped it down. Clean tub with no scrubbing? Yes please! So I got around to trying this out a couple weeks ago. So is this pin really… [Continue Reading]

"vinegar and Dawn DIY tub cleaner"

Want a workout but can’t afford the gym? Try no cost BeFit workouts

I have a few workout DVDs that I use. I have Biggest Loser, Jillian Michaels, Walk Away the Lbs., Lindsay Brin DVDs but still I like to keep things mixed up and not doing the same workouts week after week. Towards the end of my Shaklee 180 journey I came across BeFit. Lionsgate BeFit is… [Continue Reading]

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How to Make Marshmallow Fondant

When I first began decorating cakes I was strictly a buttercream icing user. I never used fondant, ever. Finally I figured why not give it a try. I first bought some of the premade fondant for accent pieces on a cake. It worked for what I wanted but man oh man does that stuff not… [Continue Reading]

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Karina Dresses Frockstar Fall event- 6 dress $1000 wardrobe giveaway (US/CA)

Karina Dresses frockstar fall event giveaway

I’ve been a fan (and frockstar ambassador) of Karina Dresses for a few months now. You can read what dresses are my favorites (so far). I’m considered a plus size girl and I’m ok with that. No fat shaming ’round here. Sure I could lose some weight but I love myself no matter what and…  Continue Reading

Wine down for what?! Lynchburg Beer and Wine Festival 2014

Lynchburg beer and wine festival

Beer buffs and winos, how many of y’all are ready to see what’s on tap in Lynchburg in a couple weeks? I know I am! The 5th annual Lynchburg Beer and Wine Festival will be at the Lynchburg City Stadium in Lynchburg, VA on September 20, 2014 from 11am til 7pm. Lynchburg Beer and Wine…  Continue Reading

Cascade Platinum means less time in the kitchen & more time with family @MyCascade #giveaway

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Products that make a chore easier and allows you more time with your family would be something you would want to use right? Cascade Platinum and Cascade Platinum Rinse Aid can help you do just that. During the Memorial Day weekend I traveled to visit my Mom. Growing up my entire family (parents, aunts, uncles,…  Continue Reading

ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY #VeryBadDay

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day #VeryBadDay

My nine year old wants to go see ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY (no I’m not all caps text yelling that’s the movie title). In theaters Oct. 10, 2014, Disney’s “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” follows 11-year-old Alexander (Ed Oxenbould) as he experiences the most…  Continue Reading

Busty ladies can be comfortable & confident in Karina Dresses #frockstar

Karina Dresses Megan

I’m a busty girl. I can’t just go to regular store that carries bras and find one. Most are either ugly, not supportive enough or not big enough in size. Finding tops and dresses that fit is a hassle some days as well. I have found a dress brand that I have fallen in love…  Continue Reading

18 (brinner) breakfast for dinner recipes

breakfast for dinner recipes

Check out Brinner- breakfast for dinner by Shanaka at Foodie.com breakfast for dinner recipes I have some breakfast for dinner recipes in my recipe box. My boys enjoy having breakfast for dinner a few nights a month. Eggs, potatoes, veggies, bacon, sausage, pancakes, waffles, and biscuits all can make a nice meal for breakfast but…  Continue Reading

Light the Night for children with cancer #LLSLTN #SylvanFightsCancer

Light the Night

Cancer has affected my life. My step dad Lee lost his short battle with brain cancer 2 years ago. I have friends battling different types of cancer and other friends with children who are fighting against leukemia. They all have so much to take on and deal with and they all can use our help…  Continue Reading

Dancing Baby Groot boogies to the Jackson 5 #GuardiansOfTheGalaxy

dancing baby groot

Once there was the dancing ooga chaka baby but now there is dancing baby Groot. Not sure what I’m talking about? Groot is from the summer hit movie Guardians of the Galaxy. If you haven’t made it to see Guardians of the Galaxy yet, what are you waiting on? Groot (voiced by the oh so…  Continue Reading

Back to school shopping with JCPenney #ThatsMyKid

JCPenney boys clothes ThatsMyKid

It’s back to school time all ready. I feel like they just got out for summer break and here they are going back again. This year I have a 4th grader and 1st grader. Clothes, shoes, backpacks, the boys wanted it all to start off the new year. Now both of my boys enjoy shopping…  Continue Reading

Arby’s Hungry for Happiness mobile tour in Baltimore 8/20 #NoKidHungry

Arby's hungry for happiness NoKidHungry

If you’ve been a reader of Mama Bee’s for a while you may know that I am a advocate against child hunger. When children in need are in school they have the comfort of knowing they can get breakfast and lunch through the program at school but during the summer they may not be that…  Continue Reading