Houlihan's New Menu and a Giveaway

Houlihan's New Menu and a Giveaway

DISCLOSURE: Compensation was provided by Houlihan’s via MomTrends.  The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions of Houlihan’s or Momtrends. Recently MomTrends asked me to check out the new menu at Houlihan’s restaurant. We already love going to Houlihan’s so it was a no brainer for me to say yes and check it out. They even have provided me a gift certificate … Continue Reading →
Frozen Egg Rolls and Crab Rangoon Cooked in the Philips Airfryer

Frozen Egg Rolls and Crab Rangoon Cooked in the Philips Airfryer

I promised you more on using the Philips Airfryer (disclosure: I was provided the Airfryer from SheSpeaks). Tonight I used it to cook some frozen egg rolls and crab rangoon. For our main meal I made stir-fry. We have this often because it is relatively healthy when we make it at home and we can put whatever we like in it. Tonight we had chicken as the protein and for … Continue Reading →
Hendrick's BBQ in St. Charles, MO

Hendrick's BBQ in St. Charles, MO

A couple of weeks ago Hubby and I tried out a new place for dinner in town, Hendrick’s BBQ. We both really like barbecue, although Hubby a bit more, so we were looking forward to trying out someplace new. This was not a sponsored meal or post – we just ended up there on our own and I wanted to share my thoughts. Overall we give Hendrick’s BBQ an 8 … Continue Reading →
Brick House Tavern + Tap

Brick House Tavern + Tap

Today Hubby and I were out shopping and stopped for linner (lunch/dinner) and tried someplace new, Brick House Tavern + Tap. Hubby had said he had heard good things so we thought we would give it a try and we are both really glad that we did. This is actually a chain with several locations around the country. If you have one near you I suggest you give them a … Continue Reading →
Get Cooking Giveaway and Recap of Chef Tom Douglas Dinner

Get Cooking Giveaway and Recap of Chef Tom Douglas Dinner

When I went on my trip to Seattle (Disclosure: the trip was paid for by Microsoft; opinions are my own) two of the fun things we did included cooking. One was visiting and cooking at the AllRecipes.com headquarters which I blogged about already. The other was having a private dinner with Chef Tom Douglas who you may remember as one of the few chefs who has beat Chef Masaharu Morimoto … Continue Reading →
Old El Paso New Products and Giveaway

Old El Paso New Products and Giveaway

We love Mexican food of all kinds – authentic, TexMex, even Americanized Mexican food. They are all very unique flavors. Homemade tacos were one of my very favorite things as a kid even, I loved when Mom made them. We have done Mexican Make Your Own meals with guests too – I put out all kinds of the fixings including taco shells, tortillas, flavored meats, cheeses, salsas, beans, and just … Continue Reading →
America’s Helper Tour and Chicken Helper Giveaway

America’s Helper Tour and Chicken Helper Giveaway

Admit it, we all need a helper now and then, especially at dinner time. I grew up eating Helper occasionally and it is one of Hubby and T’s favorite comfort foods (they like the stroganoff). My favorite growing up was Tuna Helper – I loved how cheesy it was. Well this summer you can join in America’s Helper Tour around the country! The Helper Food Truck is touring to help … Continue Reading →
Goldfish Puffs Snacks for Teen Game Night

Goldfish Puffs Snacks for Teen Game Night

Who doesn’t love Goldfish snacks? I loved these myself when I was young – and still do! When my son was little it was a favorite snack and he loved when we went to different restaurants and they gave him a little bag of Goldfish crackers. Even now as a teenager (18) he still will always eat Goldfish crackers. When we have family game night I set them out and … Continue Reading →
Hershey’s Cookies ‘n’ Creme Cereal Giveaway and Review

Hershey’s Cookies ‘n’ Creme Cereal Giveaway and Review

If you have read my blog for a while you know my family loves cereal. While I do not eat as much of it any longer because of my diet, I do still like a portion controlled size every once in a while and this new Hershey’s Cookies ‘n’ Crème cereal (Disclosure: The information and prize pack have been provided by General Mills through MyBlogSpark. Opinions are my own as … Continue Reading →
Body by Bison Burgers and Steaks by Tony Little: Product Review

Body by Bison Burgers and Steaks by Tony Little: Product Review

These days I am always looking for healthier options for meals and proteins are a huge part for me right now. Recently Tony Little’s Body By Bison sent me some Bison Burgers and Bison Steaks to try out with my family. (Disclosure: I received these samples free to facilitate my review, opinions are my own) Bison is also known as buffalo – same thing, just multiple names. The first thing we … Continue Reading →