Cheesy Brussels Sprouts Gratin Recipe (with @JWMCheeseSticks Giveaway)

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I participated in the Mom Blog Tour at the Summer Fancy Food Show on behalf of Wendy’s Bloggers and received John Wm. Macy’s CheeseSticks products to facilitate my review and Brussels Sprouts Gratin recipe. I’d like to introduce you to a new friend of mine. His name is John Wm. Macy, and he’s a foodie from way…

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Honey Wheat Beehive Sammies with Grape Bees

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Thanks to Nature’s Harvest® for sponsoring this post about sandwich art. All opinions are my own. To bento or not to bento? Does anyone really have time for fancy sandwich landscapes? It may seem like most moms are on one side or the other when it comes to Pinteresty food art, but I’m of the opinion that…

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Coconut Basmati Rice Pudding

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This rice pudding recipe post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SamsClubMag #CollectiveBias August may be Health Awareness Month, but when it comes to feeding a family, most of us think about health every day. But we also think about budget. And time. And a million…

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White Bean Pizza Dip {with @CentoFineFoods giveaway}

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I participated in the Mom Blog Tour at the Summer Fancy Food Show on behalf of Wendy’s Bloggers and received Cento products to facilitate my review. #MomBlogTourFF Awesome after school snack idea, comin’ right up! But first, I have to introduce you to a new friend of mine: Cento Fine Foods. I met the folks behind…

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Harvest Grilled Cheese with Ham and Apple Butter

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Disclosure: I am partnering with Kauffman’s Fruit Farm as a blog ambassador. I have received these Kauffman’s Fruit Farm products for free; however, all opinions remain my own. I moved to Pennsylvania quite a few years ago, but I’ll never forget those first few months here. Odd accents, weird foods (like whoopie pies and scrapple),…

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A Back-to-School Breakfast Cookie Breakthrough!

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This breakfast cookie recipe has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #QuakerRealMedleys #CollectiveBias With the first day of Kindergarten looming in the not-so-distant future, I’ve got meals on my mind. Namely, breakfast and lunch. This is new territory for me, since I know we’re going to be…

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Summer Dessert: Grilled Pineapple & Coconut Cups

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This Kraft grilled dessert recipe has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FireUpTheGrill #CollectiveBias We had a serious pineapple moment yesterday.  I’ve been accused of having a slight love affair with grilled fruit, and yeah, it’s true. But yesterday, that love grew into a full-fledged obsession when busy-day multitasking turned into a golden…

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10 New Ways to Top Your Waffle (and Get Free Books!) #Back2SchoolReady

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This breakfast ideas for kids post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Back2SchoolReady #CollectiveBias Can you believe it’s time to start thinking about school? For us, it’s more than just “back to school” time – it’s very FIRST day of school time! Yup, my little man will be…

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Rainbow Quinoa with Citrus Vinaigrette

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This quinoa recipe and accompanying post were created as part of the #NOWWellness Blogger Ambassador campaign for which I am financially compensated. All opinions are my own and honest based on my experience with NOW Foods products. #ad I had a major revelation this week. Wait for it – – – you can make beautiful, fluffy quinoa in…

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DIY Honey Almond Sugar Scrub #NOWWellness

This homemade sugar scrub recipe and accompanying post were created as part of the #NOWWellness Blogger Ambassador campaign for which I am financially compensated. All opinions are my own and honest based on my experience with NOW Foods products. #ad My friends at NOW Foods have asked me (and the rest of the #NOWWellness ambassadors) to choose…

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