Ginger Sunrise
Cocktail Corner

Cocktail Corner: Ginger Sunrise

By On August 19, 2015

Ginger Sunrise 2 oz. Crater Lake Sweet Ginger Vodka ½ oz. orange juice ½ oz. lemon juice ½ oz. honey 4 raspberries Muddle raspberries and honey. Add vodka, orange juice and lemon… Read More

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Everyday

Recap of the #SurprizeShoeParty Twitter Party!

By On August 19, 2015

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Stride Rite for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Stride Ride has been a step ahead of kids since 1919. A… Read More

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Everyday

Recap of the #BritaBackToSchool Twitter Party!

By On August 19, 2015

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Brita for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. We recently hosted a twitter party for Brita and talked about how it’s… Read More

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Arts & Crafts

DIY: Make your own reusable snack bag!

By On August 18, 2015

These snack bags are an amazing little thing to have. They are reusable, they are compact, they are machine-washable and most of all they are eco-friendly since we are eliminating plastic snack… Read More

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Arts & Crafts

Summer Babies: Births and Birthdays

By On August 17, 2015

Are you expecting a summer baby? The summer has always been the top season for births in the Unites States with August being the most popular month!  Why is that? Could it… Read More

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Dessert

Chai-Poached Pears

By On August 17, 2015

All four of the chai spices—cinnamon, ginger, cardamom, and black pepper—promote good health and improve digestion; in addition, they bring a sense of warmth and comfort. Fragrant, exotic, and exquisitely delicious, they… Read More

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Food & Drink

Two Minute Flatbread

By On August 16, 2015

Have you ever made flatbread before? Did you make it the super hard way? What if I told you an easy way to make flatbread in less than 3 minutes? This recipe… Read More

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Dessert

No Bake Chocolate Peanut-Butter Cookies

By On August 14, 2015

These are so good!!!!! I love them. Ingredients 2 cups sugar 4 tablespoons cocoa 1 stick butter 1/2 cup milk 1 cup peanut butter 1 tablespoon vanilla 3 cups oatmeal Waxed paper… Read More

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Everyday

5 Things I Learned from Giving Up My Car

By On August 14, 2015

I was challenged to give up my car for three days. This certainly was no easy task. In fact when I first heard the challenge I almost laughed it off and thought… Read More

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Dessert

Red Velvet Brownies

By On August 14, 2015

There is nothing like a great slightly warm brownie to add a treat to my day! However, there are days where I would prefer a different flavor than just chocolate. I love… Read More

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Everyday

Why Bathtime Routines Are Important

By On August 13, 2015

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sterling for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Bathtime used to be a headache in our house until we got on… Read More

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Arts & Crafts

DIY Pizza Necklace

By On August 12, 2015

 This DIY is for all of the pizza lovers out there! And who doesn’t love pizza?? From Miley Cyrus to Lady Gaga, we see all kinds of pizza photos floating around the… Read More

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Dinner

Three-Cheese & Bacon Baked Macaroni

By On August 12, 2015

Everyone loves old-fashioned macaroni and cheese, and this one comes together in no time flat. Grating cheeses, whisking eggs and milk, and stirring everything together are easy tasks that children will love… Read More

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Dessert

Coconut Ice Cream with Passion Fruit

By On August 12, 2015

This smooth ice cream is a cool indulgence for special occasions. Passion fruit grows on pretty vines at The ranch. The pulp boasts significant amounts of beta-carotene, vitamin c, and fiber, and… Read More

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Cocktail Corner

Mocktail Corner: Cran Daddy Cooler

By On August 11, 2015

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