5 DIY Decorative Crafts for Autumn

5 DIY Decorative Crafts for Autumn

I know it is still summer, but autumn will be here before you know it. Crafts have always been enjoyable for me, but I haven’t really been doing much of it for quite some time now. Since fall is my favorite time of year I thought I would round up some ideas from my fellow bloggers to try out myself … Continue Reading →
Blog Giveaway Linkup – Week of August 22

Blog Giveaway Linkup – Week of August 22

Happy Monday! I hope you had a marvelous weekend! Here is this week’s blog giveaway linkup full of fun prizes and great blogs to discover! In case you missed some of the recent winners from my giveaways… Ellen B is the winner of the Udderly Smooth Giveaway Sarah L is the winner of the Noke Padlock Giveaway Mary C is … Continue Reading →
National Filet Mignon Day – Recipe and Infographic

National Filet Mignon Day – Recipe and Infographic

Today is National Filet Mignon Day! Celebrate with a nice juice steak like this recipe for Filet Mignon with Herb Butter Sauce and Mushrooms. The filet is one of the most tender cuts of beef and very flavorful, it is also quite lean. The filet is often sold already wrapped with a strip of bacon, this adds fat and flavor … Continue Reading →
Tropical Mango Guacamole Recipe

Tropical Mango Guacamole Recipe

  If you have never made homemade guacamole, don’t worry. I promise you it is not hard to do! It just requires a bit of chopping and such on your part and you will be amazed at the flavor you get. Today I’m sharing a recipe for Tropical Mango Guacamole which you can eat with tortilla chips or use to … Continue Reading →
Twins Eating Solid Food for First Time!

Twins Eating Solid Food for First Time!

Okay, I have to share another proud grandma moment. This week my twin granddaughters, Violet and Valerie, had their first solid foods – rice cereal! It was so fun being able to be here with them for this first and I love that we were also able to do a Facebook Live video so that our other family members could … Continue Reading →
Baked Mostaccioli and a Copper Chef Giveaway

Baked Mostaccioli and a Copper Chef Giveaway

Who doesn’t love oven baked pasta with lots of ooey gooey cheese on top? This is one of Hubby and T’s (he still isn’t here, but he loves it) favorite meals. What was great about making it this time is that I only used two pots. One was to boil the pasta, everything else I did right in the Copper … Continue Reading →
Giveaway Linkup – Week of August 15

Giveaway Linkup – Week of August 15

Happy Monday everyone! I hope you had a great weekend. Here is this week’s giveaway links – remember if you are hosting your own blog giveaway you are welcome to add it to the list. We start a new one each Monday. Good luck! Continue Reading →
Learn to Paint Online and Win Prizes at Twitter Chat

Learn to Paint Online and Win Prizes at Twitter Chat

Hey all – tomorrow night (Thursday) I am hosting a very cool Twitter chat where you can learn about these really fun online painting classes . Cindy Harrison and Melissa Reyes will be joining to share with you about the new season of Paint with Heart. Each week you are provided with an online course to create a new painting! … Continue Reading →
Chicken Bento Box (lunch box) Ideas for Back to School

Chicken Bento Box (lunch box) Ideas for Back to School

Chicken is a favorite food for most kids and the great thing is that it can be eaten cold which means it is perfect for kids lunches. I’m working with Sanderson Farms right now (disclosure – I am being compensated) and they asked me to come up with some bento box type lunches for the back-to-school season. Sanderson Farms was started … Continue Reading →