Celebrate National Brownie Day – Chocolate Chunk Brownie Recipe

Celebrate National Brownie Day – Chocolate Chunk Brownie Recipe

Today, December 8, is National Brownie Day! This is a holiday we all can enjoy using this recipe for Chocolate Chunk Brownies or any brownie recipe you like – even a boxed mix! In my family we actually eat brownies more in the summer, I’m not sure why, but that is how we are. However, now that I know it is National Brownie Day on December 8 I think we … Continue Reading →
4 Amazing Slow Cooker Recipes for Thanksgiving

4 Amazing Slow Cooker Recipes for Thanksgiving

I love using the slow cooker, and other cooking tools, whenever I can to make my life easier especially on the holidays like Thanksgiving. The folks at McCormick have come up with four amazing recipes that will be perfect this Thanksgiving, or any day, that you can make right in your slow cooker. If you are hosting Thanksgiving dinner and have to cook multiple things you know that we all … Continue Reading →
National Cookie Month – Infographic

National Cookie Month – Infographic

Did you know that October is National Cookie Month? How great is that, an entire month to celebrate cookies of all kinds! This is actually a great time to gather recipes and maybe practice the cookies you will make for the holiday season coming up. I do actually love cookies even tho I do not eat many of them. When I was a little girl I remember that my mom … Continue Reading →
Memorial Day Food Ideas

Memorial Day Food Ideas

Memorial Day is fast approaching as is Fourth of July. These are both great holidays for entertaining family and friends outside and getting into the patriotic spirit. Today I’m sharing some recipes from Family Features that would be perfect for either of these holidays or really at any time during the summer. Add Some Sizzle with a Brat Bar or Hot Dog Bar We start out with a bratwurst or … Continue Reading →
Peppermint Crunch Fudge

Peppermint Crunch Fudge

How about an easy sweet treat for the holidays? This one has lots of chocolaty goodness along with the favorite holiday taste of peppermint. This recipe is easy enough to have the kids help you make it too!  Thank you to Family Features and VeryBestBaking.com for sharing this recipe with me. Is this a recipe you might try during this holiday season? #13029 Source: Nestlé Continue Reading →
A Complete Thanksgiving Dinner Made Easy

A Complete Thanksgiving Dinner Made Easy

(Family Features) Food. Friends. Family. Football. Thanksgiving would be incomplete without any of them, but the most important is the holiday feast your family and friends have gathered to enjoy while the game plays in the background. Serving up a full holiday spread – from turkey to dessert – that is sure to bring everyone back for years to come is easy with these tips for every stage of the … Continue Reading →
Watermelon Screwdriver Cocktail and a Bonus Watermelon Granita Recipe!

Watermelon Screwdriver Cocktail and a Bonus Watermelon Granita Recipe!

Screwdrivers have always been one of my favorite drinks but for this week’s cocktail I have a little twist on the classic screwdriver. We are adding watermelon ice cubes to it! This gives a sweeter end taste to the drink and as the ice cubes melt while you sip on your cocktail the flavor, and color, will change. The original part of the drink is just the basic recipe of … Continue Reading →
Waterfall Salad Set Review and Mixed Berry Limoncello Ice Cream Sauce Recipe

Waterfall Salad Set Review and Mixed Berry Limoncello Ice Cream Sauce Recipe

I received a Wendell August product for the purpose of this review. This post was made possible by Mom Spark Media. Thoughts are my own. I serve salads a lot in the summer and having a pretty serving bowl just makes it all taste better if you ask me. Recently I was sent this gorgeous Waterfall Salad Set from Wendell August to review and it is perfect for this summer! … Continue Reading →
White Sangria Popsicles – Cocktails You Can Eat!

White Sangria Popsicles – Cocktails You Can Eat!

This week’s cocktail comes in an edible form, the White Sangria Popsicle! Since summer is here and the temperatures are warming up I thought a frozen treat would be a great way to start the summer. Just be sure to label these in the freezer so the kiddos do not get into them! The recipe uses one of my new favorite Moscato wines, VOGA Italia Moscato – which is so … Continue Reading →
Memorial Day Recipes: Red White and Blue Watermelon Cake, Bison Burgers with Blue Cheese, and Dipped Ice Cream Cones

Memorial Day Recipes: Red White and Blue Watermelon Cake, Bison Burgers with Blue Cheese, and Dipped Ice Cream Cones

Memorial Day is this Monday so I thought I would share some yummy recipes for your holiday cookout. Let me know if you will be trying any of these recipes. I would love to know what you think of them! Want something a little healthy for dessert? Try this “cake” which is really just watermelon decorated with yogurt, almonds, blueberries and strawberries! Lots of nutritional goodness in such a pretty … Continue Reading →