Spring Recipes-Teach Me Tuesday #45

Are you like 99.99% of the population that is dreaming of Spring? Well, there is some light at the end of the tunnel. It’s been dreary and COLD here for a longer time than I like but it was sunny, beautiful and almost 80 degrees today. So just hold tight my friends, Spring is on…


Crunchy Asian Slaw

How about this Crunchy Asian Slaw? It’s light, filling, a lot crunchy and oh so yummy! Even if you use a hand held cheese grater to shred the cabbage and carrots it wouldn’t take you longer than 20 minutes to make. I’m pretty sure you have a food processor and don’t need to use a…


Lite Fruit Pizza

This past weekend I was fortunate enough to be able to go to one of my most favorite places. THE FLEA MARKET! The closest one I have to me is an hour away and only open on Saturdays and Sundays so I’m not able to go too often. I’m like a kid in a candy…


Apple Nachos-Teach Me Tuesday #44

My husband and kids LOVE apples. Between hubbies lunches and the kids snacks we go through about 10-15 pounds of apples every week! I like apples too but I like to dress mine up a lil’ bit. And this apple nachos recipe from Leesha who blogs over at Living Contently is just the type of lil’…


Taylor SmartScale Giveaway

I’ve got another awesome giveaway for you! It’s a Taylor Bluetooth Body Fat Smart Scale! Have you ever heard of a scale that can measure your body fat, your water weight and your muscle mass? Well this one can and you can enter the Taylor Smartscale Giveaway right here for your chance to win one…


30+ Delicious Soups and Stews

I don’t know what the temps are in your neck of the woods, but here? C.O.L.D. What’s better than a big bowl of steaming hot soup or stew on a cold winter’s day? Nothing! So in order to save you time looking for some warm soup and stew recipes, I’ve put together a collection of…


Asian Zoodle Soup

How do you feel about ramen noodles? When I first moved out on my own and money was really tight I liked to eat the Oriental flavored ramen noodles. But now that my taste buds have matured and money is not as tight? Blah! Don’t like any of them. At all. But I do still…


Hand Tossed Pizza Crust-Teach Me Tuesday #43

Have you ever wanted to have homemade hand tossed pizza crust before? I love hand tossed pizza crust! But, tossing dough up in the air while trying to turn it in circles to stretch? Uhmmm, not unless I want it to slap me in the face or fall to the kitchen floor. My featured favorite…is…


Coffee Macarons

Do you know what today is? Well, besides President’s Day? It’s National Almond Day! And what better way to celebrate President’s Day WITH National Almond Day than with these delicious and decadent coffee macarons?  If you’ve never tried a macaron before you are in for a treat. It’s a basic egg meringue mixed with almond…


Girl Scout Cookie Recipes-Teach Me Tuesday

If you’ve been reading my blog any length of time you’re probably aware that sweets are about my favorite thing to create in the kitchen. So it’s probably no big surprise to see that My Featured Favorite this week is this list of 150 Girl Scout Cookie Recipes that Miranda from Lemons and Laughs took time…


Easy Cake Mix Bars

Here’s another easy Valentine’s Day treat to make for the kiddos (and/or you, of course)! These easy cake mix bars kind of remind me of a cross between a cookie and a chocolate, peanut butter brownie. Who wouldn’t love a bar made from a cake mix that tastes like a cross between a cookie and…


Valentine Popcorn Balls

These Valentine Popcorn Balls are so easy to make and my kids love them. You can make them any size that tickles your fancy. You can also tailor them to any holiday. With Valentines Day coming up I thought now would be a good time to share this incredibly easy and yummy recipe. Just in…


Kitchen Hacks – Teach Me Tuesday #41

Kitchen Hacks That Really Work from Shari Lynne over at Faith Filled Food For Moms is this week’s Featured Favorite! There are some pretty awesome uses for simple every day items that you probably already have in your kitchen. I was so impressed with it that I immediately went over to Pinterest (I  Pinterest) and created…


Blogger Opportunity-Smart Scale Giveaway

Check out this awesome Blogger Opportunity, organized by Oh My Heartsie Girl! She’s looking for 20 bloggers to help promote this Taylor Bluetooth Body Fat Smart Scale Giveaway. See below for more details!…


Spring $100 Cash Giveaway

Who’s ready for Spring? I am, for sure!  I’m missing the colors and smells of spring, lying on the hammock in the shade with the spring breeze running its lovely fingers through my hair, even hanging my clothes on the line to dry…oh yeah, I’m missing the warmer temps. Well, in honor of the upcoming…