Honey Wheat Beehive Sammies with Grape Bees


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


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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Harvest Grilled Cheese with Ham and Apple Butter


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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Turkey Hill Dairy Introduces All Natural Gelato #TurkeyHillGelato

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Turkey Hill Dairy. All opinions are my own. #TurkeyHillGelato Let me assure you, I’m very dedicated to my work. So when Turkey Hill Dairy asked me to purchase 3 of their new all natural gelato flavors and give them a try, I didn’t stop…

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Roasted Pineapple Poblano Dip Recipe #GameDayGrub

This dip recipe shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GameTimeGrub #CollectiveBias I love being a parent, but I can’t say there aren’t a few things I miss from my child-free days. Sleep, showering, and asparagus tips are among them (my kids always steal the tips!) but…

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Skillet Baked Apples Stuffed with SNICKERS


This game day dessert recipe shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.#BigGameTreats #CollectiveBias Woohoo! It’s football season! m/ > < m/  <– do you know what this is? That’s what I’m doing right now. Why? Because I LOVE game day. Ok, maybe it’s not exactly about…

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Before Coffee and After Coffee. Because Coffee. (with Homemade Coffee Creamer Recipe) #McCafeMyWay

This shop about McCafe coffee pods has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc.and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #McCafeMyWay #CollectiveBias Coffee. COFFEE. Coffeecoffeeecoffeeeee.  We moms talk a lot about coffee, don’t we? There’s good reason for that. When parenthood turns your entire world upside down, a good cup of coffee is one of…

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Clementine Basil Vinaigrette Recipe #HolidayMadeSimple

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This shop about easy meals and holiday entertaining has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HolidayMadeSimple #CollectiveBias Pizza was meant for parties, right? That’s why you’ll never catch us without a few frozen pizzas in the freezer, especially during the holiday season when the dreaded drop-in is…

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Pumpkin Pie Banana Pops Recipe


This post was brought to you by Moms Meet. How do you like your bananas? I think I’m in the minority, but I love them most just when the brown speckles hit. It doesn’t happen often, though, because they’re one of our favorite healthy snacks for kids and they don’t last long in our house….

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Halloween Spiderweb Quesadilla with Black Olive Spiders

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Looking for a fun Halloween part food? Think Olives. California Black Olives are fun food. One of my clearest memories as a kid is sitting at the Thanksgiving table with a big black olive on each of my ten fingers, waving them around happily as my mom tried to get me to eat anything else….

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