Christmas Elves: a Holiday Tradition

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We love making fun memories and the holidays are perfect for doing this! I am naturally a gift giver and LOVE to brighten others day with small treats! I was so excited that Betty Crocker sent me a gift pack and let me get my creative (baking) on!   I made my girls these fun […]

Save Money by Making Homemade Gifts: Hot Chocolate Mix in a Jar

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TasteTheSeason #CollectiveBias Giving gifts does not have to cost an arm and a leg. Infact, I would venture to say that some of my favorite gifts didn’t cost a dime. The gift of time is really special. I […]

Recipe: Baking with Don Victor Honey #HoneyForHolidays #DonVictor #Ad

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HoneyForHolidays #DonVictor #CollectiveBias   Have you ever baked with honey? I love it! It makes cookies taste scrumptious and I enjoy the gooey texture. RECIPE: Peanut Butter Cookies 1/2 cup light brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar + […]

Holiday Baking and Savings #Moms4JNJConsumer #ad

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This post is part of the HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® 2014 program by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. and The Motherhood, who sent me a box of products and compensated me for my time. Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are all my own, and I hope you enjoy them. As we move into the holiday, […]

Recipe: Spicy Chicken Chipotle Bites

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SeasonedGreetings #CollectiveBias I am starting to get invites to Christmas parties and most of them involve bringing an appetizer to share. I want to take the most delicious party food possible! My hubby loves spicy things, so I thought I would play […]

Fall Recipe: Caramel Apple Strudel

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I love baking and I really enjoy baking in the fall! Pumpkin, Apple, spices… just can’t get enough! I was sent some Kontos fillo dough to play with and made the follow recipe with it. It was delish! Caramel Apple Strudel Recipe Ingredients: 4 tbsp of butter for simmering apples 4 cups of Fuji, Pink […]

Dinner in 15 minutes or less!

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I wish I had more hours in my day. I would love to cook for my family, big yummy nutritious meals. I am not, however, that great of a time manager or chef. On nights when I need a quick meal, I admit, we have tacos or salads. Seven Spoons has helped change things up […]

Tired Mom, Quick Crockpot Meal with All Natural Smithfield Pork

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This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Weave Made Media® and Smithfield, but all my opinions are my own. #weavemade #SmithfieldAllNatural http://my-disclosur.es/RgFrEH If you are like me, then you are running around like a chicken with your head cut off most of the day.  Getting up early to get the […]

Pumpkin Recipe Round Up

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I love fall…partially because I love the cooler weather, but mostly because I LOVE PUMPKIN! Pumpkin anything and everything! Here is a list of 9 different pumpkin recipes to help get you in the mood for fall! Enjoy! Pumpkin Spiced Oatmeal by MyCRAZYSavings Pumpkin Yogurt Pie by Three Different Directions Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars by MyCRAZYSavings Three Ingredient […]

Triple Berry Blast Smoothie Recipe

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This is by far my favorite smoothie to drink! In fact, I drink this one a few times a week! To make this energizing tripe berry blast smoothies you will need: Strawberrys (I use Frozen) Almond Milk Greek Yogurt Triple Berry blend (I use frozen berries) spinach Blend spinach and almond milk, then add berries and […]