Earn Miranda Lambert Gear with CRYSTAL LIGHT Platinum Points Program

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I have been a fan of CRYSTAL LIGHT for many, many years. I started drinking CRYSTAL LIGHT as an alternative to high calorie soft drinks. Once my husband and kids tried it, they liked it too, so I always keep a pitcher of it in the fridge. I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf […]

What Halloween Treats Will You Serve This Week? Win $100 VISA Gift Card

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My kids love Halloween, so I’ve been adding bits of Halloween fun to our menu. Pillsbury.com always has fun and festive holiday themed recipes. Here are a few Halloween-themed favorites that I’d like to try: I received product and a promotional item to facilitate this post. The above Spider Web Peanut Butter Cookie, Brownie Spider […]

Caramel Apple Pizza Recipe for Fall Parties

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Once the temperatures start to drop outside, the oven in my kitchen starts to heat up as I start preparing more baked desserts and treats. Fall is my favorite time of year to get creative in the kitchen with fall favorite flavors of apples, pumpkin, toffee, cinnamon, pecans, caramel, and more. I received product and […]

21 Scary Cake Ideas for Halloween

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Every year I get the opportunity to photograph some great cakes from my son’s Cub Scout ‘Scary Cake Bake’ event.  These are not professional cakes, and, certainly well within your reach to create for yourself.  If you like these, check out 2013 scary cakes!    

Location, Location, Location

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Location, location, location… you know it matters in real estate, but it also really matters with food. Where and what kind of food is in your home or work environment greatly impacts what you eat and how much. Hunger often has little to do with many of our food choices! Here’s what you need to […]

Choose Welch’s Fruit Snacks for Halloween with Real Not Scary Ingredients

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Halloween = Treats – and lots of them. It is amazing how many treats kids get at school, class parties, trick or treating, and other Halloween events.  Candy is fine in moderation but I also like to provide healthier options like Welch’s Fruit Snacks made with real fruit.  They make an excellent Halloween treat! I […]

Cinnamon Sugar Baked Doughnuts Recipe

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Check out this fun and easy recipe for Cinnamon Sugar Baked Doughnuts using a Holstein  Fun Doughtnut Maker. It looks like the perfect treat for enjoying fresh doughnuts this Fall! Cinnamon Sugar Baked Doughnuts Recipe Print Cinnamon Sugar Baked Doughnuts Ingredients3/4 cup sugar 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp nutmeg 1/2 […]

Skinny Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe Using #MillstoneCoffee

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This time of year, I get a little obsessed with everything pumpkin from hot coffee to desserts.  With the cooler temperatures, a warm, comforting cup of coffee packed full of fall flavors is just what I need! Below is an easy Skinny Pumpkin Spice Latte recipe that is full of flavor, not calories and cost  […]

Easy Crustless Bacon & Spinach Quiche Recipe that Kids Love

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One of my kids’ favorite dishes is Easy Crustless Bacon & Spinach Quiche. Over the years, I’ve tried various versions – both with and without crust and this is their favorite. This recipe is easy to make and can be prepared ahead, great for weekday nights or for breakfast. Pair it with a glass of […]

Chocolate Pumpkin Peanut Butter Cup Bars Recipe with Jif Whipped Peanut Butter and Pumpkin Pie Spice Flavored Spread

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Fall is in the air. The temperature is dropping. The leaves are changing colors. Pumpkin flavored treats are everywhere, including the new Limited Edition Jif Pumpkin Spice Flavored Spread! Yay! I love pumpkin flavored – everything! This is a sponsored conversation, I received product and a promotional item to facilitate this post. My family enjoys […]

Quick and Easy Yogurt Parfait Recipe for a Healthy Breakfast Fast

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Weekday mornings in my house consist of me waking up early only to feel like I am rushing my kids out the door to get Grace to school on time. Somehow it seems like there just isn’t enough time. My daughters like cereal sometimes, but they get bored of the same thing every day. Yogurt […]

Buddy Valastro Serves Up Cake Boss Single Serve Coffee

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The Cake Boss himself, Buddy Valastro has taken his culinary creativity to coffee with his own line of delectable single serve coffee cups. Buddy’s irresistible coffee collection is rich, smooth and includes 7 different bakery creation flavors that only the Cake Boss can serve up! Buddys Blend Italian Rum Cake Vanilla Buttercream Chocolate Cannoli Chocolate […]

Bring the Aroma of Fall Into Your Kitchen With Duncan Hines

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Fall is my absolute favorite time of year! Whether it is the fashion, weather, family traditions or the food, autumn has always given me a feeling of coziness. I love to come inside from playing outside with my girls to a kitchen that smells like a warm baked dessert! This fall, Duncan Hines can be […]

Are You THRIVING?

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Take a minute, think about how you feel on a day to day basis. As moms, we have a lot on our plates, balancing schedules, keeping house, perhaps a full time or part time job, and on top of that, doing our best to be the best moms and wives we possibly can be. Sometimes […]

African Malva Pudding Poke Cake Recipe Using Monk Fruit In The Raw

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This week is Missions Week at my church. Tonight, we had a catered soup dinner and each of us brought an international dessert. Since our missionary was from Africa, I searched for an African Dessert recipe online to bring. I found a recipe for Malva Pudding that I altered into this African Malva Pudding Poke […]