About Candace Reid

Candace Reid is the owner and author of My Serendipity Life. She is the mother of 3 and a recent college graduate having earned her Associates Degree in Business for Hospitality/Food Service Management. Candace is a member of the American Culinary Federation and is pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing from Southern New Hampshire University. She also loves to blog about family, food, fun and photography. Email Candace

Win $25,000 From Brownberry Bread For Your Sandwich Idea! {$25 VISA Giveaway}


Brownberry Bread wants to know what you have up your sleeve and they want to give $25,000 to the best new sandwich creation using their products! Brownberry Breads wanted me to be on board and they sent me some coupons and a gift card to get ingredients so I could try the breads and sandwich thins and see what I could come up with and I said sure! They also asked me to give one of my lucky readers some coupons {Read More}

My Amazing New Kids On The Block #MainEvent Concert


  Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that I am a die hard New Kids On The Block fan, also knows as a BH or Block Head, which is basically a super fan. I’ve written about my past 27 years with NKOTB before but this year is the first time I am actually a part of the VIP group. This year is the Year of the New Kids. First time meeting them, first time being front row {Read More}

5 Tips to Keep your Prom Date Looking at Your Eyesh


Image by macktakmart via Flickr   So the big prom night is coming up. Your girlfriends have chosen their strapless, low neckline and sleeveless dresses with high slits and infinite cleavage cuts which challenge their tan lines; but you are having a bit of a hard time seeing yourself in an outfit as revealing as theirs.   Perhaps it’s a matter of values, your family, your confidence, body type or style preference which makes you uncomfortable in a glorified and {Read More}

Mitsubishi Outlander Review #DriveShop


Recently I was lucky enough to be asked if I wanted to test drive a Mitsubishi Outlander, This beauty features a 3rd row, which comes in handy when you have an almost 18 year old. The perks of this car upon arrival was that it was sleek looking and comfortably fit 2 adults and 3 kids. with the basic needs covered, I took a deeper look and decided to talk about the things I love! 1. Handling – This is {Read More}

Sometimes You Have to Stop


I’ve had an interesting week. 6 days ago I had a complete hysterectomy. Someday I will go into detail for the women reading this that have questions but just know that my body was attacking me and I probably should have had the surgery a few years ago. Everything was removed, including the one ovary I had left. The important part is that I have three beautiful children that were all born healthy. I am BLESSED. It’s one of those things {Read More}

Hey Kids, Let’s Cook! Returns for Season 3 Starting June 27th

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The following is information letting you know about the coolest show on PBS! As a chef and a mom I wanted to share this one with you because there is nothing I support more than kids learning to cook!  ~C The award winning PBS series Hey Kids, Let’s Cook! Is back for another summer marathon on Create TV on June 27 & 28, this time for season 3 of the series, which includes a visit to the White House featuring {Read More}

Longhorn Steakhouse Lansing Michigan


A few weeks ago I was invited to dine at Longhorn Steakhouse on their tab, and I couldn’t resist. Thank you Longhorn Steakhouse for providing a great time for my Girl’s Night Out!   I met three amazing women at my college a few years back. We met through our culinary classes and have since got together 4 or 5 times a year for Girls Night. Being culinary graduates we always pick a place that we want to try the {Read More}

How to Make Personalised Nappy Cakes


When friends or family have a new baby arriving, an excellent gift to help celebrate the happy occasion is a personalised nappy cake, which is also extremely practical. Image by Prof. Bizzarro via Flickr When your close friends or family enjoy the arrival of a newborn baby, it can sometimes be difficult to choose the perfect gift. So many people bring gifts that include clothes and toys and many people often overlook the essentials that a baby is going to {Read More}