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Keep Your House Smelling Great with Pink Zebra Products

Disclosure:  Pink Zebra provided products to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. With the holidays come all the smells of cooking, not to mention both my boys have been home from school, and boys are stinky!  I have always loved the smell of candles, but as we have all learned, open flames […]

Stocking Stuffer Idea for Mom: Dry Shampoo from Macadamia and Color Proof

Disclosure:  Product was received to facilitate this post.  All opinions stated are my own. One of my favorite ever beauty products is dry shampoo.  Let’s face it there are never enough hours in the day for moms to get everything done and sometimes washing our hair just has to wait.  I remember not so long […]

Stocking Stuffer Idea: Sheaffer Launches Star Wars Line

Disclosure:  Sheaffer Pens provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. As you all have learned by now, the rest of my clan are all Star Wars obsessed!  You know that post I did for Father’s Day with gift ideas, yes, my husband has many of those items already.  So, what […]

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Tasty Recipes

S’mores Brownie Bites with Peepsters…

This version of Brownie Bites features a graham cracker bottom and is topped with a Peepster for a Marshmallow Creme touch.  They came out super yummy and the whole family loved them!

Satsuma Fruit Salad…

Satsumas are in season down here in NOLA, and that means my neighbors have been graciously sharing their harvests with us.  Only problem is that we have had an overload lately.  This recipe is a quick and easy way to be sure those satsumas get gobbled right up.

Blueberry Banana Bread Recipe…

I am one of those people that can’t stand to see food go to waste.  Which is why when I see those really ripe bananas on my counter, I can only think one thing, Banana Bread!  It is quick, easy and the boys love fresh banana bread for breakfast.  Well, this time I mixed it […]

Homemade Mashed Potatoes Recipe…

Growing up my mom made the best mashed potatoes!  I never knew what boxed mashed potatoes were till I had them at school and trust me there is a huge difference!  Here is the recipe we use and I promise you that it is worth the effort!

Noteworthy News

Krusteaz wants to join you for “National Hot Breakfast for Dinner Month”

Disclosure: Krusteaz provided product and a gift cart to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. Did you know that February is “National Hot Breakfast Month”?  I know, it is awesome that we have an actual reason to have pancakes for dinner!  Feeding two growing boys and keeping up with weekly meal planning is […]

Hard Candy Galactic Eyes Palette Preview

Disclosure: Hard Candy provided product for review.  All opinions stated are my own. Looking to create some fun new eye combos this spring, then stop by your local Walmart to pick up the Hard Candy Galactic Eyes Palette! This one of a kind eye shadow palette combines the mesmerizing glow of the cosmos with the […]

RaceTrac Makes Stocking Stuffing Easy with Crazy Good-Ness

Disclosure:  Racetrace is sponsoring the content in this post.  All opinions stated are my own. I am going to be honest, this year just flew by, and I am a little freaked out that Christmas will be here THIS WEEKEND!!  If you are in the same boat as me and need stocking filler, but dread […]

Give the Gift of Popped Corn with G.H. Cretors

Disclosure: G.H. Cretors provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. As much as I love the holidays, I tend to stress myself out on gift ideas.  This seems to have gotten worse as all my nieces and nephews have gotten older and want gift cards for their gifts.  While I […]

Stocking Stuffer Idea for Mom: Dry Shampoo from Macadamia and Color Proof

Disclosure:  Product was received to facilitate this post.  All opinions stated are my own. One of my favorite ever beauty products is dry shampoo.  Let’s face it there are never enough hours in the day for moms to get everything done and sometimes washing our hair just has to wait.  I remember not so long […]

Check Out All of the Roller Grill Offerings at RaceTrac #Dogtoberfest

Disclosure:  Racetrace is sponsoring the content in this post.  All opinions stated are my own. If you family is anything like mine, from Thanksgiving to Christmas is crazy time!  We spend more time on the road than I would like, which makes cooking nearly impossible.  Also, money becomes a little tight with all of our […]

Be On the Look-Out for Black Friday Burger Deals at Gordon Biersh and Rock Bottom Locations

Disclosure: CraftWorks sponsored this post.  All opinions stated are my own. Are you heading out shopping on Black Friday?  Well, once you have walked till your feet are aching and you need a bite to eat, leave those turkey leftovers for another day and head on over to your local Gordon Biersch or Rock Bottom […]

Stocking Stuffer Idea: Sheaffer Launches Star Wars Line

Disclosure:  Sheaffer Pens provided product to facilitate this review.  All opinions stated are my own. As you all have learned by now, the rest of my clan are all Star Wars obsessed!  You know that post I did for Father’s Day with gift ideas, yes, my husband has many of those items already.  So, what […]

Hop into your local RaceTrac for Dogtoberfest!

Disclosure:  Racetrace is sponsoring the content in this post.  All opinions stated are my own. Down here in the south, we love us some football!!  Seriously, my husband counts down to football season, when we can once again cheer on our LSU Tigers and New Orleans Saints.  And, like everything else in the south, our […]