Gamification of the SAT: A Fun and Free Way to Improve Scores

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This post is sponsored by the College Board, a not-for-profit that connects students to college success and opportunity. I was compensated for this post but the thoughts and opinions are 100% my own. It’s that time of year again, when high schoolers everywhere are feeling enormous pressure to get good scores…

eating clean

I enjoyed a long Labor Day weekend. I hope you did too! The weekend also doubled as my mother’s “Birthday Weekend” so we did some celebrating on Saturday with a trip to the Kansas City Irish Fest. I was a “good” girl (kind of good) as I ate prior to going and had only two … More eating clean

Tilapia Tacos

Living and eating in the Midwest as a child, I know I had my fair share of fish from time to time, especially when a favorite dish for my mom to prepare for four young children is fish sticks. But tacos were always traditional Midwest Mexican fare: either soft flour tortillas stuffed with meat, potatoes and … More Tilapia Tacos