Buffalo Chicken Ranch Dip

Buffalo Chicken Ranch Dip

We love making appetizers for events that we attend. Even better is when they can be made ahead of time and frozen until needed. This is one of those recipes where you can easily make the base and freeze it. Then take it out when you need it, top it and bake it to perfection. We constantly get asked for this recipe over and over again. It is one of our favorites. Sometimes we serve it with celery rather than {Read More}

Perfect Bento Box Lunch Supplies for Back-to-School

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Healthy Bento Preschool to Age 10 (School Lunch Ideas) ebook $3.99 The Lunch Box: Packed with Fun, Healthy Meals that Keep them Smiling $13.13 Yum! Healthy Bento Box Lunches for Kids: Healthy Eating for Kids Preschool to Age 10 (School Lunch Ideas) $7.19 Everyday Bento: 50 Cute and Yummy Lunches to Go $9.45 Kotobuki Condiment Containers for Bento Box, Mini, Animal Friends$6.00   CUTEZCUTE 10-Piece Bento Decoration Box, Animals Food Picks and Forks$4.24 Cutezcute Animal Friends Food Deco Cutter and {Read More}

Breakfast for Dinner ~ 15 Delicious Ideas @foodie @foodiebyglam

Breakfast for dinner

I love breakfast. I love eggs. I love bacon. I love toast. I love fruit. Pretty much anything served for breakfast, I could eat at any time of the day and be happy. Breakfast for dinner is fun family tradition that started for me as a child. Although I suspect my parents started it due to lack of money and eggs being fairly cheap, it grew into one of my favorite things from childhood. Now as a mother with three {Read More}

L’Oréal Paris Visible Lift Blur Foundation Review #VLBlurfection

L'Oréal Paris Visible Lift Blur Foundation 1

This is a sponsored post with L’Oréal. As a beauty products junkie, I love trying new things as they come out. I am always on the lookout for a new foundation that does everything that I need while still feeling light at the same time. I never want to feel like I have foundation on and I want it to cover fine lines and wrinkles while still leaving my skin looking great. I want to glow! Now I want to {Read More}

Pink Lemonade Cupcakes

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Nothing says summer to me like freshly squeezed lemonade. However, my kids really prefer the pink lemonade that I make from concentrate because it really tastes soooo delicious. Check out this recipe for these fabulous pink lemonade cupcakes. PINK LEMONADE CUPCAKE INGREDIENTS Yields 2 dozen regular sized cupcakes 1 (16.5 oz) box white cake mix (I used Duncan Hines Classic White) 1 cup water 1/4 vegetable oil 3 large egg whites 3 T pink lemonade powder (I used Wyler’s) 1 {Read More}

Bacon and Smoked Gouda Mac & Cheese

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One of the concerns when you try to eat less processed foods is that things will be complicated to make or take longer. Today I have a “from scratch” recipe that replaces a common processed food, and doesn’t take any longer to make – stovetop macaroni and cheese. You can whip up the cheese sauce for this dish while the pasta cooks, and in the same time you can make the stuff in the orange or blue box. And I {Read More}

FrogTape® Textured Surface™ with PaintBlock® Technology

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of FrogTape for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. We do a lot of DIY in this house. We love trying new products and using them to make things for our house. We paint, build and pretty will try anything at least once. We just recently tried Textured Surface by FrogTape for our latest project and it turned out really well. My son decided that he wanted stripes in his {Read More}

Alurent Anti-Aging + Instant Erasure Serum #Alurent90SecondBeauty #SHOP50

Fine lines and wrinkles are something that I worry about. While they are not hugely noticeable on me, I notice them and I don’t like them at all. However as a beauty product junkie, I have lots and lots of products that I have tried only to put down after a few uses. I can never figure out the best way to help hide and diminish fine lines and wrinkles at home. I am always looking for the latest and {Read More}

DIY Flower Pot Apple ~ Perfect Back to School Craft

DIY Flower Pot Apple Back to School Craft Pinterest

The approaching fall season means it is time to start thinking apples. This DIY flower pot apple is a great way to make your own colorful little apples, perfect for hiding treasures in or even for filling with gummy worms for back to school fun. Take a peek below at how to make your own in just minutes and using just a handful of supplies. These are so fun! DIY FLOWER POT APPLE SUPPLIES NEEDED: Small Terra cotta flower pot {Read More}

Kool Aid Dye & Scented Wood

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Die wood easily and inexpensively while adding a pop of scent as well. We found these cute monogram initials at our local Micheal’s. Aren’t they adorable? My daughter wants us to now dye her name in Kool Aid letters because this letter is so cute! KOOL AID DYE & SCENTED WOOD SUPPLIES NEEDED: 1 packet of Kool Aid, color and flavor of your choice 2 tablespoons of water Paint brush, foam or bristle works great Small bowl Wood object of {Read More}

City BBQ Ribeye Recipe + Steaks Across America “Summer Road Trip”

Longhorn City BBQ Ribeye

The summer months often bring back memories of family vacations and road trips to popular destinations across the U.S. We traveled every summer growing up and always made it to various places around the U.S. However, if you can’t find the time to travel this summer, why not take a virtual Summer Road Trip by heading to your local LongHorn Steakhouse? As part of their Steaks Across America “Summer Road Trip,” you can try out new menu items like these: {Read More}

Three Cheese Buffalo Chicken Taquitos

Three Cheese Buffalo Chicken Taquitos

We eat a lot of chicken in this house. We all love chicken. The challenge is to come up with new recipes so that we never get tired of eating chicken and with the launch of Pinterest years ago, that never seems to be a challenge. I saw a great recipe for Buffalo Chicken Wings a few weeks ago and it got me to thinking that this would also make a great recipe for leftover chicken. I wanted to make {Read More}