Nutella Brownie Bites Recipe

nutella brownie bites

  You know me. I love a good excuse to bake goodies, especially when those baked treats contain chocolate AND Nutella. When I was trying to think of something I could bake that would be a perfect book club treat (based on this post I did for the book This is Where I Leave You), […]

Creamy Spinach & Artichoke Dip #ProudOfIt #ad

creamy spinach and artichoke dip - Miracle Whip

  This recipe for Creamy Spinach & Artichoke Dip is brought to you by MIRACLE WHIP but all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. It’s hard to believe we’ve reached the end of summer! I don’t know about you, but we aren’t ready to let summer go without a little bit of a fight…or […]

Breakfast for Dinner Recipe Collection #Foodie

breakfast for dinner

  Some of the best foods in the world are breakfast foods….but I don’t really love cooking so early in the morning. My solution? Eat my favorite breakfast foods for dinner! It’s one of our family’s favorite dinners to make regularly. I pulled this Foodie collection together this week and can’t wait to try some […]

School Night Tacos #FoodLionBoxTops


This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Food Lion® via Burst Media. The opinions and text are all mine. When the kids head back to school, it’s time for all of us (the kids AND me) to kick it in gear and get into the faster-paced routine of the school year. […]

Chicken Tikka Recipe #100FootJourney


  Have you ever tried cooking for a family of 16? The last week or so, we’ve had my family of seven and my sister’s family of seven staying with my mom and dad. It has been a little crazy…and dinner time has been a huge ordeal. I am drooling over this new dish inspired […]

110+ Incredible Strawberry Recipes

round up of Strawberry Recipes

  I love strawberries. Isn’t summer time (and strawberry season) a wonderful time of year? Strawberries are so versatile – they are great in baked treats and other desserts, drinks, salads and more. After I made my strawberry pies recently, I thought it would be fun to put together a round up of strawberry recipes from […]

Strawberry Mini Pies & $75 Cake Boss Baking Giveaway #SummerSundae

fresh strawberry pies a la mode

  I love to bake. Probably a little TOO much (there are pros and cons to knowing how to make delicious desserts, if you know what I mean). When Cake Boss Baking asked if I would be willing to come up with an ice cream-inspired recipe for July’s #SummerSundae theme to be featured on, […]

My Little Pony Friendship is Magic Recipes


  I am still checking and double-checking my calendar to make sure it is really, truly July (and the 5th of July, at that). I can’t believe that another 4th of July has come and gone, and that we’re in the middle of the summer. My kids are huge fans of my Little Pony (yes, […]

Celebrate 4th of July with Food! Sizzling Summer Recipes #100FootJourney


  This collection of summer recipes (for the 4th of July and beyond) is inspired by DreamWorks Pictures’ upcoming movie The Hundred-Foot Journey (be sure to check out my other #100FootJourney recipes. They all just look SO good!). These recipes are provided by Disney/DreamWorks Pictures, but opinions are all my own. I don’t know about […]

The Ultimate Summer Picnic Recipe Collection

ultimate summer picnic

  This collection of summer picnic-friendly recipes is sponsored by Foodie but all thoughts and recipes choices are my own. I love a good picnic…foods filled with summer fruits and vegetables, with tons of color and variety. From pasta salads to refreshing drinks to finger-friendly desserts, these picnic dishes will take your summer outings to […]