Delicious Trail Mix Cookies

Delicious trail mix cookies made with diced prunes #TheFeelGoodFruit #CG #ad

When you're snowed in, a great way to pass the time is by baking! I whipped up a batch of these delicious trail mix cookies just before the {first} blizzard of 2015. I was inspired to make these cookies by The Boy. Like any little boy, he loves cookies. Unlike most boys, he loves Amaz!n™ Prunes. Did you know that these little gems are a good source of fiber and have only 100 calories per serving. Amaz!n Prunes have a low glycemic index, so they keep you feeling fuller longer. The … [Continue reading...]

Two Bite Coffee Cake Muffin Recipe

This delicious two bite coffee cake muffin recipe pairs well with new McCafe Coffee available at your local Walmart. #McCafeMyWay #ad

This two bite coffee cake muffin recipe and shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #McCafeMyWay #CollectiveBias  Sneaking in a few minutes of "me time" after The Boy is off to school is something I enjoy doing every day. This delicious two bite coffee cake muffin recipe pairs well with new McCafé Coffee available at your local Walmart; both help to make my time even more enjoyable. If you follow me on Instagram, then you … [Continue reading...]

Join the fun #WhipItUpWednesday craft, recipe, and DIY linky party!

Whip It Up Wednesday

Did you hear about the Blizzard of 2015?! I am happy to report that we made it through safely! The media is reporting that our area received 24 inches of snow – isn’t that crazy? The snow began to fall on Monday afternoon and we are still having snow showers today! To keep us busy […]

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January Reader Appreciation Giveaway: Win a Kindle Fire HD6

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Friends! You know how much I enjoy reading and I know that I’ve told you how much I love the Kindle e-reader. I had the original device way back when Oprah said it was her favorite thing. It quickly became my favorite thing, too. Since then, I’ve upgraded a few times and have purchased one […]

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Delicious Dipping Sauces for Game Day Snacks

These three dipping sauces are perfect to serve with onion rings, crinkle cut fries, and sweet potato fries. Perfect game day snacks. #GameTimeGrub #ad

These delicious dipping sauce recipes and shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GameTimeGrub #CollectiveBias The big game is just a few days away and we’re getting excited here! Although our team isn’t playing {again!}, we’re looking forward to the game, the commercials, and to some […]

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Winter Reading List for Moms

Winter Reading List for Moms who like non-fiction. #15BooksIn2015 #BookClub

I cannot believe that it is coming up on the last week of January already! I’m noticing that our days are getting a bit longer, which means that spring and summer are just around the corner! Hip-hip-hooray! The dismal weather today gave me plenty of time to work on my winter reading list for moms […]

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Join the fun #WhipItUpWednesday craft, recipe, and DIY linky party!

Whip It Up Wednesday

Friends I have been B-U-S-Y this week! I painted my kitchen cabinets! They’re not quite finished, but I am loving the new look so far. It’s amazing what a little bit of paint can do for your spirits. Of course, I now want to paint the entire house. Baby steps. Right? So, aside from making […]

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Let’s Eat: Menu Plan Monday

Menu Plan Monday

I’ve been terrible about sticking to a menu plan. In my mind, we’re having this on Monday, that on Tuesday, and something or other on Wednesday. But, the day arrives and we end up having breakfast for dinner {yay!} or a not-so-great choice from the freezer. Enough is enough. I’m taking back my menu plan! […]

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Simple Homemade Granola

Prepping for a road trip? Bring along this healthy and simple homemade granola recipe. #DropShopAndOil #ad

This Simple Homemade Granola recipe and shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DropShopAndOil #CollectiveBias If you’re thinking about a family road trip this year, make this simple homemade granola recipe to take with you! You can pick up all of the ingredients you need while […]

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Perfect Appetizer for the Big Game: Cranberry Feta Dip

This cranberry feta dip is the perfect appetizer as you #PrepareToParty and watch the big game! #ad

This Cranberry Feta Dip recipe and shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PreparetoParty #CollectiveBias    Are you getting ready for the big game? In our home, every game is a big game! It’s true what they say that every game counts, but during the month […]

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