High School Ring inspirations….


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Jostens for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. The junior high school ring ceremony has a long-standing tradition in most American high schools. When Jostens asked me to take a look at their Luxe collection of rings I got to thinking about how this tradition even got started? Apparently it dates … [Read more...]

Easy sides with the help of Marie Callenders #ComfortsFromHome


This post brought to you by Marie Callender’s. The content and opinions expressed below are that of CleverlyInspired. You know that week of Thanksgiving when we spend all the time in the kitchen and seem to be cooking the whole week that we have no dinner is planned for people to eat. I almost got a little attitude when my kids come up to me and … [Read more...]

Frosted tones Foyer Moodboard


This month’s design collaboration was tricky for me. I haven’t paired these colors together before….but I like what I ended up with. I decided to create a foyer space. I grounded the space with a charcoal wallpaper and lightened it up from there…..it is a bit feminine…but also a bit modern which would work for everyone:) Here is what everyone came … [Read more...]

wings please…

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Buffalo Wild Wings for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine.   Sometimes in life….you come full circle. Yes, this post is about wings…but I cannot talk about Buffalo Wild Wings and not think about the University of Dayton. Let’s just put it this way….their chicken sandwich got me … [Read more...]

Top 10 post


Hi there! This is a great place to start if you are just landing on CleverlyInspired for the first time! First off….welcome! I am so glad you found me:) These post seem to get the most hits on my blog….please be aware that many of them are from my very early days of blogging…so pictures are a bit “dated”:) I hope you enjoy poking around a bit…be … [Read more...]

Cheers to Dad with help from World Market


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of World Market for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. My hubs is obsessed with lake time this time of year. His 40th birthday is early June and his only request is boat time with his kids and me. That is an easy request to fill. I thought I would make it a little more special with the help … [Read more...]

Light up the night with Tiki Brand Torches


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TIKI Brand® for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. My partnership with Social Spark brings some really cool things my way…this Tiki campaign is one of them. They sent me this torch globe to sample. At first I was like…ok, cool a new Tiki torch….we could use that. But this is way more … [Read more...]

Help Walmart fight childhood hunger: Sponsored Post

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Walmart for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Food is abundant. I think one of my biggest pet peeves with my children is when they use the phrase “I’m starving…” kind of drives me insane. They have learned to not use those words. They have no clue. And I am … [Read more...]

On SPRYliving today: Sunsweet


Be sure to go over to SpryLiving today and sign up for the chance to win $1000. Also, while you are there you can take a quick bone density test to see how you rate. I am sharing an easy way to get some calcium in your diet…the yummy way :) Here is the link to my guest posting today over at Spryliving.   Thank you to Sunsweet for … [Read more...]

Come visit me at Spryliving today!


The fine folks at Sunsweet have invited me to talk about Healthy living choices over at Spryliving.com. I am continually looking for fun ways to stay active and healthy. Eating a balanced diet and having fun with the kids are a big part of our lives (like ice skating ;) I would encourage you to go check out my post ….while you are there…be sure to … [Read more...]