Quick and Easy Kidney Bean Salad Recipe

By Asha

June 25th, 2017
Don't let the kidney beans scare you! This Kidney Bean Salad recipe was my grandmother's. My family has been enjoying it for more than 30 years. It is healthy and tasty. I love how quick and easy it is to make! It takes only about 10 minutes from start to finish. It can be eaten right away or can be stored in the fridge for a few days.Kidney Bean Salad Ingredients:1 Can of Kidney Beans (your choice of light or dark red) 3-4 Stalks of Celery 5-6 Medium-Sized Dill Pickles 1/3 cup Read more [...]

Kutie Bow Tuties {Birthday Hats, Crowns & Party Decor} Review & 20% Off Discount Code

By Asha

June 17th, 2017
Thank you to Kutie Bow Tuties for sending product for review in exchange for my honest opinion.Kutie Bow Tuties offers handcrafted crowns, party hats, hair bows, bowties, cake & cupcake toppers, headbands, banners and more. Items can be custom created to match any age, colors or design you are envisioning. Whether you are celebrating a 1st birthday or 40th Birthday Kutie Bow Tuties have you covered! Items arrive beautifully wrapped as you can see above. Kutie Bow Tuties has Read more [...]

My Baby’s Heartbeat Bear {Baby Shower Gift Idea & Pregnancy Keepsake} & Giveaway (6/25)

By Asha

June 12th, 2017
Thank you to My Baby's Heartbeat Bear for sending me product in exchange for this feature post.My Baby's Heartbeat Bear crafts precious stuffed animals that come with heart-shaped recording devices that capture the sound of baby's heartbeat in utero during an ultrasound appointment. Purusha Rivera, an OB/GYN ultrasound technician who wanted to help moms-to-be listen to their baby’s heartbeat  “on demand” (not just when they go for an ultrasound), developed My Baby's Heartbeat Bear. Read more [...]

Father’s Day Gift Guide 2017

Emily Reviews writers were sent products for gift guide inclusion. All opinions are our own.For the tailgating party or beach loving dad, head over and check out this Handyman Toolbox Beverage Cooler. This fun, toolbox detailed zippered beverage cooler has EVA lining to keep beverages cold, just add some ice!  It holds up to twelve standard size cans or bottles and features a nice wide full opening top to make packing and unpacking a breeze.  Dad will definitely be the talk of the party Read more [...]

Use R.I.C.E. To Treat Sprains & Strains

By Asha

June 1st, 2017
My husband sprained his ankle last weekend. He's a farmer and we wanted to get him back on his feet and feeling good as soon as possible. I taught him the acronym R.I.C.E. to treat his sprained ankle. I share this acronym any chance I get to help others remember how to treat a sprain or a strain.R stands for Rest. You should take it easy and rest the affected extremity as much as possible. It may be necessary to use crutches for a few days in the event of a bad lower extremity sprain. Relax Read more [...]