Product Review: MiP

By On October 24, 2014

This year I decided not to wait until the last minute to figure out what to buy everyone for Christmas. When I see something I like that I know would be just… Read More


Restoring Old Dingy White Shower Curtains

By On October 23, 2014

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Clorox. All opinions are 100% mine. The shower curtains in my bathroom and the downstairs bathroom are white. I did this… Read More

Arts & Crafts

DIY Crafts: Book Slings

By On October 23, 2014

Welcome to our DIY Crafts series! DIY Crafts is focused on crafts that we have done, crafts that we will do and crafts that others have done that I feel deserve the… Read More


10 Must Have Apps While Traveling With Kids

By On October 23, 2014

With over 65,000 educational apps on the App Store and more than 91,000 on the Google Play store, it can be overwhelming to find the best apps for your kids that provide… Read More


Places To Visit: Daytona Beach, Florida

By On October 22, 2014

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Daytona Beach Area Convention & Visitors Bureau for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Daytona Beach is the must-see destination for… Read More

Spiced Butternut Squash Soup

Spiced Butternut Squash Soup

By On October 22, 2014

Serves 4 Ingredients: · 1 butternut squash (weighing about 2.2 lbs) · About 4 tablespoons olive oil · 1.75oz plain flour · 1/4 cup vegetable or chicken stock · 1 tablespoon mild… Read More

Cocktail Corner

Cocktail Corner: Crisp Apple & Bacon Cocktail

By On October 21, 2014

Angry Orchard,  America’s best-selling hard cider brand, is giving you a new way to enjoy this nationwide obsession with nothing other than a delicious hard cider cocktail – Bacon Me Angry to be exact.… Read More

Cocktail Corner

Mocktail Corner: The Shirley Temple

By On October 21, 2014

  The Shirley Temple is a classic childhood drink that never goes out of style. 1 cup chilled Ginger Ale 2 tablespoons Grenadine syrup Pour over ice and garnish with a maraschino… Read More


Crispy Garlic Parmesan Tater Tots®

By On October 21, 2014

Growing up, I loved, loved, loved to have Tater Tots® potatoes for breakfast. It was one of my favorite breakfast staples that we had in the house. Over the years, I’ve discovered… Read More

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SouthernLiving VIP Tour & Test Kitchen Tasting in Alabama with Delta Faucet #HappiMess

By On October 20, 2014

Last week we were invited to the Southern Living magazine Test Kitchen in Birmingham, Alabama as Delta Correspondents. Delta Faucets and Southern Living have a relationship that goes back to the very… Read More


Club Med’s Famous White Chocolate Bread

By On October 17, 2014

If you have never had a chance to visit Club Med Sandpiper Bay and taste their delicious White Chocolate Bread, you are MISSING out. This bread is amazing. Crispy on the outside,… Read More

Cocktail Corner

Mocktail Corner: Cran Daddy Cooler

By On October 17, 2014

Cran Daddy Cooler 2 cups cranberry juice 1 cup pineapple juice 1 cup orange juice 1 (4 ounce) jar maraschino cherries 2 tablespoons lemon juice 1 (12 fluid ounce) can or bottle… Read More


Brussels Sprouts, Bacon, and Italian Cheese Pizza

By On October 17, 2014

Makes: 4 servings Hands-on time: 15 min. Total time: 30 min. This pizza is a surefire way to bring your kids around to the virtues of Brussels sprouts. Even those with picky… Read More

Pumpkin Spice Margarita
Cocktail Corner

Cocktail Corner: Pumpkin Spice Margarita

By On October 17, 2014

Ingredients: 2 ounces Camarena Reposado Tequila 2 can Pumpkin Puree 1/2 cup Brown Sugar 1/4 cup Sugar 1 tablespoon Cinnamon 1 pinch Nutmeg 2 cups Water 1/2 ounce Orange Liqueur Juice of… Read More