Homemade Crepes with Pumpkin Syrup {recipe}

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Nothing says Fall like Pumpkin and this week I experimented and scored with a pumpkin breakfast that I just had to share. I love that this recipe for Homemade Crepes with Pumpkin Syrup is so darn easy. I’ve taken my tried and true Crepe Recipe, substituted International Delight Pumpkin Pie Spice creamer for part of […]

Felt Pumpkin Napkin Rings {DIY Decor}

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How to make DIY Felt Pumpkin Napkin Rings for Halloween or even Fall is a craft that’s relatively inexpensive and easy, but looks amazing.  There’s just something about how the colors and elements that go together that is so lovely and pleasing to the eye.  You’ll only need a few items, too!   So, go gather some felt, ribbon, sewing machine and […]

Captain America and M&M’s® Hero Bites & Blizzards {recipe}

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  #CollectiveBias #HeroesEatMMs Are you as excited about the release of Captain America: The Winter Solider DVD on September 9 as we are?  We decided to take the release to a whole new level and have a viewing party complete with M&M® Hero Bites and […]

Healthy Easy Snacks for Kids

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FoodNetwork.com knows How to Make Delicious Healthy Easy Snack Recipes for Kids!  These three recipes are fabulous for kids, especially for after school because they are easy and they can help make them.  They include Roasted Turkey and Basil Cream Cheese Pin Wheel Sandwiches, a Quesadilla Bar, and Oatmeal Cookie Smoothies.   Happy Snacking, y’all! Kids Can Make: Roasted Turkey and […]

Best Homemade Popcorn

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How to make homemade popcorn is easier than you make think with this recipe.  Now, it IS a little more work to make homemade popcorn than the microwave popcorn, but well worth it.  It’s not full of preservatives and artificial ingredients and it’s low in fat.  Plus, my kids love it way more than even […]

Monster Cookies Oatmeal Peanut Butter

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How to Make this Monster Cookies Recipe is easy if you have a mixer.  Otherwise your arm will get very, very tired.  Monster cookies are  cookies with a bunch of good “stuff” in them like peanut butter, oatmeal, chocolate chips, and M&M’s.  You can even add other fun ingredients like pecans, toffee bits and coconut.  The nice thing […]

Strawberry Pretzel Dessert Recipe

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How to Make this Strawberry Pretzel Dessert Recipe is a little time consuming, but well worth the effort!  It’s three layers of sweet and salty goodness.  A pretzel crust, cream cheese filling and topped with strawberry jell-o.  The nice thing about this recipe is that you can drop the calories by using sugar free jell-o and fat free […]

Easy After School Snack Idea {Kid’s Snacks}

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  #CollectiveBias #AfterSchoolSnacks Now that we are heading back to school, it’s time to start thinking after school snacks.  My kiddos come home starving, and especially during the first week of school, I’ve decided to up my game and […]

Confidence and Self Improvement is Great!

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Post Great Grains Cereal for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I've maintained for almost a decade that my thirties have been my best years, but you know what?  As I head into my forties, I think I might change my mind.  I think […]

Watermelon and Mint Infused Water {Recipe}

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Have you caught the Infused Water Craze, too?  You can take just about any fruit, herb or vegetable that you like and add to your water for a really wonderful infusion that’s totally your own recipe.  The best part is that making infused water is EASY.  Try mixing your own creations and see what you […]

5 Homemade Pioneer Crafts, Play and Recipes for Kids

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Here’s 5 Homemade Pioneer Crafts, Play and Recipes for Kids that you’ll love if you ever have occasion to celebrate Pioneers.  Every year Utah has a big Pioneer Day celebration.  I just happened to be in Utah this year during their celebration (July 24th) and I picked up the best Honey Taffy ever, which reminded […]

Frozen Heath Malt {recipe}

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My favorite part of vacation is frozen drinks. In my family, the creamier and chocolatier, the better, so this recipe for making a Frozen Heath malt hits the spot! It’s easy to make, tastes pretty darn delicious and serves 4. The secret ingredient is International Delight Heath Flavored Creamer. It adds a creamy Heath flavor […]

30 Second Ice Cream Sandwiches {how to}

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Follow my blog with Bloglovin How to Make this 30 Second Ice Cream Sandwiches Recipe is a snap.  Seriously, if you are wanting a quick treat for your kiddos this summer, or are having a party, I highly recommend trying these easy, peasy ice cream sandwiches.  You can serve them right away, or prepare them ahead of time […]

DIY Flower Crown {how to}

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Flower Crowns make the best summer and spring photo props ever.  I’ve fallen in love with how flower crowns look in braided and wavy hair and so I had to make one.  Surprisingly, they are easier to make than you’d imagine, and the best part is that they are completely customizable.  When you make the […]

Laundry Room Organization with #DuckShelfLiner

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Duck Brand for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. A few months ago I discovered Duck Brand's Shelf Liners.  They pretty much changed the way I organized shelves and cupboards because suddenly I was introduced to a product that was not only easy to […]

2 Easy Dinner Recipes Perfect for Summer

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FoodNetwork.com knows How to Make Delicious Recipes Perfect for Summer Cooking.  These two recipes are fabulous for the summer because they are easy and won’t overly heat up your home.  They include Juicy Grilled Cheeseburgers and Pulled Pork Sandwiches .  Happy Summer, y’all! Juicy Grilled Cheeseburgers - These quarter-pound cheeseburgers are lightened up with 90-percent lean beef and just […]

S’mores Milkshake #TruMoo

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TruMoo for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Did someone say milk?  In these parts, we equate milk and summer with milkshakes.  It's how we roll.  TruMoo is our new favorite milk that starts with pure fresh, pure, low fat milk from your trusted […]

Creamy Fudgesicle Pops {recipe}

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With summer FINALLY in full swing, we are loving popsicles in these parts. It’s hot ’round here and there’s nothing my kids love more on a sizzling day after a full day of swimming than homemade popsicles. This recipe for Creamy Fudgesicle Pops is a new favorite. I like them because they are easy, the […]

Perfectly Planned Pendant Lights

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There’s a reason that kitchens sell homes and that renovations devoted to kitchens are some of the best remodeling dollars one can spend. But the best kitchens are ones that incorporate elements that are just as functional as they are fashionable. Case in point: Pendant lights! Not only can you find some that simply exude […]

5 Delightful Doughnut Recipes to Make

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National Doughnut Day is Friday, June 6th, so in honor of this delightful day, why not make your own doughnuts?  Here’s 5  recipes you can make that I have a feeling will fly right off the table!  These five recipes are fabulous because they are made at home and everything tastes better homemade!  They include […]

14 Best Baked Recipes to Make

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Summer is one of my favorite times to bake with my kids because we actually have TIME, and these 14 Best Bakes Recipes to Make top my list.  Included in the list are blonde brownie and raspberry cream cheese frosted brownie recipes that will knock your socks off!  The best 2 ingredient Pumpkin Recipe is included as […]

Easy Banana Cream Pie {recipe}

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I’m a huge fan of EASY pies and this recipe for Banana Cream Pie made with a Biscoff Pie Crust has to be my all time favorite EASY Pie.  The pie crust is easy peasy and the pie filling is even easier.  The banana cream pie filling is just instant pudding mix.  Can’t get easier than that, and […]

Biscoff Pie Crust {recipe}

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I’m a huge fan of Graham cracker pie crusts and this recipe for a Biscoff Pie Crust has got to be my favorite because it combines Graham Crackers, butter and Biscoff.  The combination leaves my mouth watering just thinking about it.  The thing I love about this recipe besides the crazy good flavor is how […]

A Mother’s Day #Moem for Good!

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of MetLife Foundation for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I ALWAYS love a great cause and I just found a FABULOUS one that we can all EASILY be a part of.  Mother’s Day is coming up, and MetLife wants to help honor moms with […]

Top Reasons to Travel to Puerto Rico

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Puerto Rico, The All-Star Island for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I've been "bit by the travel bug" recently and Puerto Rico is on my list of Top Places to visit!  It's  a 5-star vacation destination filled with world-class attractions that appeal to […]

3 Delicious Dessert Recipes Perfect for Mother’s Day

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FoodNetwork.com knows How to Make Delicious Dessert Recipes Perfect for Mother’s Day.  These three recipes are fabulous to have someone make for you if you don’t want to make them for yourself {laughing}.  They include Chocolate Filled Almost Macaroons, Sugared Puff-Pastry Tea Cookies and Mom’s Chocolate Pudding.  Happy Mother’s Day, y’all! Mom’s Chocolate Pudding Recipe - Here’s a […]