Arts & Crafts

Easy Strawberry Freezer Jam

By On July 5, 2015

I can’t really think of anything I enjoy more in the morning besides some wheat toast, butter & sweet strawberry freezer jam. My kiddo loves the jam on a sandwich with nutella.… Read More

Cheese, Potato, Smoked Sausage Casserole

Cheese, Potato & Smoked Sausage Casserole

By On July 4, 2015

Ingredients 3 cups idaho potatoes, peeled, boiled and cut into cubes when cool, approx. 1 lb 4 tablespoons butter 4 tablespoons flour 2 cups milk 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1/2… Read More

Banana-Rama Coffee Milkshake

Coffee Milkshake

By On July 3, 2015

Eight O’Clock Coffee has come up with a simple recipe you can whip up in no time. Enjoy it in honor of this food holiday, or make it anytime to cool down… Read More


Prep Your Nursery for Summer Heat to Reduce Fussiness

By On July 3, 2015

Go Mama Go Designs advises parents on how to create a cool sleep spot. Even new parents quickly realize that an uncomfortable baby is an unhappy baby. In the summer when homes… Read More


Party City, Hello Kitty Style

By On July 2, 2015

For my daughter’s birthday, she was firm in suggesting that she wanted a Hello Kitty party. It’s hard to find a Hello Kitty party kit that doesn’t cost an arm & a… Read More

Food & Drink

Celebrating Food Holidays

By On July 1, 2015

May 7th is Roast Leg of Lamb Day. Did you know that? No really, did you? What about May 24th, it’s Escargot day. That is definitely a day I will not be… Read More

Food & Drink

Don’t Be Chai

By On June 30, 2015

Sorry for the lame title but I couldn’t help myself. One of my favorite seasons is fall. I love everything about fall. I love the hot teas, warm spices, pumpkin…. However, I… Read More

Arts & Crafts

DIY Holiday Jars for the Fourth of July

By On June 30, 2015

The pool is great and camps are fun, but on rainy days when you can’t play outside, what about some inexpensive crafts that keep kids happy and even help decorate the home?… Read More


Easy Fried Raviolis: Yum!

By On June 29, 2015

Simple summer recipe that even the kids can join in on the fun. The raviolis make a great substitute for croutons. TIP: If you’re looking to make this recipe as a full… Read More

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Recap of the #TurboTime Twitter Party!

By On June 29, 2015

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tide® HE Turbo Clean™ for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. We hosted a twitter party earlier today for Tide! It… Read More

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Join us for the #TurboTime twitter party on 6/29 at 2pm ET

By On June 25, 2015

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tide® HE Turbo Clean™. All opinions are 100% mine. There is a saying that goes “Unless you do laundry naked, you’ll… Read More


Almond Cake With White Chocolate Chips and Dried Cherries

By On June 24, 2015

If you are a fan of almonds, you will love this easy almond cake recipe. Calling it a cake is a stretch – it’s in between a cake and a cookie bar.… Read More


Club Med’s Famous White Chocolate Bread

By On June 24, 2015

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

Cocktail Corner: Breakfast Margarita

By On June 24, 2015

Created by Jacques Bezuidenhout 1 3/4 oz Partida Blanco Tequila 3/4 oz fresh lime juice 3/4 oz Cointreau 2 tsp. orange marmalade 1/2 oz agave syrup (1 part Partida Agave Nectar​, ​1… Read More


Homemade Ranch Dressing

By On June 23, 2015

Once you’ve had homemade ranch, you won’t want the store-bought stuff again. Trust us! This recipe is one of my favorites and it’s from The Pioneer Woman! Love that lady. Prep Time:… Read More