This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Hillshire Brands Company. All opinions are entirely my own. Read my full disclosure here. These turkey sandwich wraps remind me of my favorite appetizer at our family’s favorite Asian restaurant. They are the perfect grown-up lunch on the go for my husband (or […]

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by FoodLion as part of the #FrugalCookOff. All opinions are my own. Read my full disclosure policy here. The Food Lion Frugal Cookoff is all about teaching busy families how to prepare healthy and cheap easy meals, like these healthy fish tacos, using everyday ingredients. A few months ago, I […]

When my in-laws retired, they were most excited about the getting to spend lazy days at home drinking coffee, reading the newspaper and putting together puzzles. And really, who wouldn’t enjoy a do-nothing day at home filled with your favorite beverages, snacks and activities? This year, we decided to give the grandparents the gift of […]

It’s been years since I’ve gone out on the town on December 31. I’d rather do my celebrating at home. This year, I think we may throw a small New Year’s Eve party and invite a few friends and neighbors over for snacks, champagne and a chorus of “Auld Lang Syne” after the ball drops. […]

I love it when my son comes to me all rosy-cheeked after playing outside and asks for a mug of hot chocolate. But the plain old powdered kind with those dried out mini marshmallows just won’t do. A kid as sweet as he is deserves a mug of the good stuff with a homemade s’more’s chocolate covered marshmallow floating […]

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by World Market, and I am a member of the World Market tribe. Read my full disclosure policy here. Did I tell you I’m sharing one of my favorite Christmas candy recipes on the World Market blog? These chocolate-dipped peppermint candies are so delicious I had to put them in […]

I designed these Minecraft Christmas cards for kids to make for their friends. But as popular as adult coloring books are, I’m betting gamer parents will love these free printable Minecraft coloring pages as much as their kids will. Seriously, how fun are these? This is a sponsored post, and it may contain affiliate links. However, […]

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FoodAwakens #CollectiveBias #AwakenYourTastebuds This post also includes affiliate links. Read my full disclosure policy here. What better way to build excitement for the premiere of “The Force Awakens” than with a Star Wars™ movie marathon party? My 9-year-old […]

BB-8 is the droid you are looking for! He’s already our favorite character from the new Star Wars™ movie, “The Force Awakens.” For our family’s movie marathon to celebrate the premiere, my son and I decided to make some DIY Star Wars party supplies featuring everybody’s favorite droid. (Sorry, R2 and C-3PO; we gotta show some […]

Just in time for the holidays, I’m sharing a recipe for a sugar-free orange pomegranate juice spritzer made with Sweet’N Low® as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #donthesitaste Read my full disclosure policy here. This orange pomegranate juice spritzer is a light and refreshing mocktail to serve at holiday parties.   It’s festive […]