Salted Caramel and Pear Pastry Bites (with @StonewalKitchen Giveaway

Pear and Brie Pastry Bites with Salted Caramel

I participated in the Mom Blog Tour at the Summer Fancy Food Show on behalf of Wendy’s Bloggers and received Stonewall Kitchen products to facilitate my review. This morning, I had the best coffee and pancakes I’ve ever had in my life. I’m not even being dramatic. Those pancakes were the things dreams are made of (it’s the…

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Gourmet Gift: The Art of Kohler Chocolates (@TheAmericanClub Giveaway)

kohler caramel box

I participated in the Mom Blog Tour at the Summer Fancy Food Show on behalf of Wendy’s Bloggers and received Kohler Chocolates to facilitate my review. See that name up there? Kohler? Ring any bells? Yup, you got it – the same name that you associate with quality kitchen and bath fixtures is also synonymous with top-quality handcrafted chocolates! KOHLER…

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The Hottest Toy Deals at @Burlington! (Elsa Plush Doll #Giveaway)

This post was brought to you by the holiday toy deals at Burlington. I remember shopping at Burlington Coat Factory with my Mom when I was little. And, as expected, my recollection includes lots and lots of coats. But now? Burlington has just about everything you could want in a department store, and the prices are always good…

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10 Creative Ways to Use Peeps #Peepsonality


This post about Easter crafts featuring Peeps was brought to you by…Peeps! I received samples to facilitate my review. All opinions are my own and 100% honest. You might be surprised to see Peeps popping up here on my page. Yes, we’re a dye-free household, but there’s no denying that some foods – especially seasonal…

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20 Gift Ideas (for the person you forgot)


We’ve all been there. You make lists and shop and plan for weeks (months, maybe?) only to find yourself in a pickle when your brother’s new girlfriend stops by, or you realize at the last minute that you’re the only one without a gift for the teacher. Or maybe you forgot to get your husband…

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2013 Holiday Gift Guide: Hallmark Interactive Story Buddy {12/12}


I have clear childhood memories of browsing the holiday selection at my local Hallmark Store. As soon as they were unveiled for the season, I would go in and marvel at the ornaments, carefully choosing which ones I would put on my wishlist. Since I always wanted to be a baker, I usually chose the…

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