My friends over at The Balancing Act on Lifetime Television recently sent me an Auntie Anne’s At-Home Baking Kit to review. Little did they know just how much my kids love Auntie Anne’s pretzels. It’s their #1 request when we are at Westfield Old Orchard in Skokie.
My boys love fresh warm soft pretzels. They also love art projects. So they were pretty excited when they heard they could combine two of their favorite things with this baking kit.
Thank you Auntie Anne’s Pretzels and The Balancing Act for this delicious opportunity to bake with my children.
Here’s our step-by-step easy to make visual instructions for you and your kids. If we can make them, anyone can make them!
Sometimes I’m guilty of failing my body. Sometimes I get so wrapped up in day to day live and get so focused on my dream that I begin to ignore my body. And sometimes I get hit with a sense of reality that shakes me to my core and reminds me that I must make my physical health a priority.
Last week I was shaken to my core when I received news from my mom that the daughter-in-law of one of her close friends died of heart disease at the very young age of 45. Although heart disease is the number one killer of women, it’s still shocking for me to hear that a 45 year old mother of 3 can have heart failure.
I Can’t Stop Thinking About Her. Continue reading Are We Failing Our Hearts?
My balancing act sometimes makes me dizzy and sometimes it blissfully takes my breath away. Sometimes it is daunting and sometimes I get it just right and it’s smooth sailing…until I hit another bump. I know three things for sure about my balancing act: Continue reading My Balancing Act