Blueberry Strawberry Spritzer

This refreshing drink was created using Sweet ‘N Low® as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #donthesitaste   For the 4th of July we always like to have a picnic or cookout.  I always like to make a festive drink that is perfect for cooling down on a hot summer day.  The problem is … [Read more...]

Strawberry S’mores Panini

When I think of summer one of the first foods that comes to mind is s'mores.  That chocolate and marshmallow goodness is the quintessential summer flavor to me.  Now that the weather is starting to get really warm out we have already made s'mores once at our friend's firepit.  One of my other … [Read more...]

Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hormel Foods, LLC. for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.   One of my favorite things to do during the summer is to have cookouts.  Our friends have a firepit and frequently invite us over for cookouts throughout the summer.  We usually are … [Read more...]

REESE’S Peanut Butter Cup Mini Cheesecakes

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #snacktalk #CollectiveBias   Have you been watching the big college basketball tournament?  My husband and I usually don't pay too much attention to college basketball until the tournament … [Read more...]

Lemon Strawberry Swirl Bread

  This winter the sun has not been shining that much.  I tend to get the blues in the winter and feel more stressed, especially when the sun is not out a lot and I can't get outside at all.  I wanted to try something more homeopathic and not medicinal to help me get through some of the hard … [Read more...]

Bacon Wrapped Honey Barbecue Chicken Tenders

I have another grilling recipe for you all today and this one is really easy.  There is not a lot of preparation either, which is always nice.  These chicken tenders would also go great for dinner or would be a good appetizer.  As I have stated before we like to grill outside year round, even when … [Read more...]

Barbecue and Ranch Loaded Fries

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GameTimeGrub #CollectiveBias   At my house we always like to watch all types of different sporting events.  Our favorite is football and we like to make food every Sunday to have while … [Read more...]

Honey Brown Sugar Cinnamon Baked Grapefruit

I am continuing to try to fulfill my goal of eating healthier this year.  With that goal I am trying to eat more nutritious breakfasts and healthier snacks.  Usually my breakfast routine consists of grabbing something on my way out the door, usually a granola bar.  This is not that healthy and plus … [Read more...]

Chicken Bacon Barbecue Burgers

In my house we are a big fan of grilling.  I find that a lot of meat tastes better when it is barbecued on the grill.  Since I live in Pennsylvania it gets really cold and is hard to grill in the winter. Even so we try to take advantage of using the grill year round.  Every once in a while, even … [Read more...]

Garlic Hummus Tuna Pita Sandwich

As it is now a new year I am working on trying to eat healthier. I still love to have desserts and what not in moderation, but I am trying to make sure that some of my meals are healthy.  I want to make sure that my family eats healthier and leads a healthy lifestyle. I am also trying to lose some … [Read more...]