New Green Giant™ Roasted Veggie Tortilla Chip and Green Giant Multigrain Sweet Potato Chip

The veggie experts at Green Giant have introduced a new snack with a crunch and lots of flavor!  I love veggie chips - they offer a texture and richness that traditional potato chips just can't match.  The Green Giant Multigrain Sweet Potato Chips in Barbecue Flavor are my new favorite! When Green Giant sent me two bags of their new chips, I truly expected to like the Garden Ranch best.  But those Barbecue?  They knocked my socks off, wow … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Simple-to-Make Hasselback Potatoes Make You Look Like a Professional Chef! (US and Canada, Ends 7/27)

I love simple.  Especially in the kitchen where I am anything but patient or talented.  This easy-to-use, simple, but smart tool makes you look like a professional chef.  I was sent a wooden gadget made by Scanwood that makes creating Hasselback Potatoes a breeze.  After seeing the finished dish, my husband said, "YOU made this??"  Trust me, that's the ultimate compliment, *sheepish grin*. If, like me, you'd never heard of Hasselback … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Ditch the Plastic Wrap! Silicone Lids Provide Coverage Without Waste! (Ends 6/28, US)

One of the most stand-out products for me at the International Home and Housewares Show in Chicago were the silicone lids from Charles Viancin.  Not only beautiful, they are amazing.  I was at a store recently that sold them and there was a sample lid and bowl on the counter because as the owner said, "You can't imagine what this product is like, until you try it." What first got my attention was the design of the product.  These … [Read more...]

Three Minute Lunch or After School Snack Your Kids Will Love #ChickenFryTime

"What do you do all day while your daughter's in school?" Disclosure of Material Connection:  I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias®  and Tyson #cbias #SocialFabric #ChickenFryTime If you're a stay-at-home mom like me, you've probably been asked that question or a variation of it.  The first time I heard it, I was all, "um, … [Read more...]

Reminder! Twitter Party Monday! #CoolWhipFrosting 2/11 1PM ET – Prizes: (5) $100 Walmart GCs! RSVP Here! #cbias

  Cool Whip Frosting is so good, you'll look for reasons to celebrate! Cool Whip Frosting is available in three delicious flavors - Chocolate, Vanilla, and Cream Cheese. Check them out in your freezer aisle right next to traditional Cool Whip. This delicious frosting from Kraft has less sugar and calories than traditional ready-to-spread frosting and it's oh, so light, creamy and delicious. Until 3/31, you can print this coupon and … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Wilton 53-Piece Cake Decorating Kit, It’s Time To Get Crafty Giveaway Hop – Ends 2/20, US

Welcome to the It's Time to Get Crafty Giveaway Hop, hosted by the Blogging Mamas Network. With the colder weather keeping us inside, it's the perfect time to get crafty! I’ve joined with over 40 other bloggers to bring you great products to keep you or your kids busy this season. This event will run from February 6-20 and each blogger in the hop has a great prize, worth at least $25, to help you be creative or to admire someone else's … [Read more...]

Quick and Easy Food for Sunday’s Big Game – Everything You Need @Walgreens!

Sunday is the big football championship game between the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco '49ers!  Are you having a party to watch the big game with friends, family or a special someone?  Time is short for all of us and Walgreens can make it quick and easy for you!  They have everything you need for a Big Game Feast!  On your way home from work, stop by your local Walgreens.  I shopped on Sunday and because my family is used to doing … [Read more...]

Twitter Party Alert! #CoolWhipFrosting 2/11 1PM ET – Prizes: (5) $100 Walmart GCs! RSVP Here! #cbias

  Cool Whip Frosting is so good, you'll look for reasons to celebrate! Cool Whip Frosting is available in three delicious flavors - Chocolate, Vanilla, and Cream Cheese.  Check them out in your freezer aisle right next to traditional Cool Whip.  This delicious frosting from Kraft has less sugar and calories than traditional ready-to-spread frosting and it's oh, so light, creamy and delicious. Until 3/31, you can print this coupon and … [Read more...]

Tea Means Family – Creating Special Memories With @BigelowTea! #AmericasTea

Perfect for everyday, but more than that, tea has played a role in some of the special moments of my life.  Remember the character Eloise that lived in the Plaza Hotel in New York?  High tea at The Palm Court in The Plaza is a famous tradition.  When my mom and I took a trip to New York a few years ago, we were lucky enough to stay at the Plaza in the week before it's renovation.  Afternoon tea was on our "must-do" list.  My daughter and I … [Read more...]

How Maytag Makes My Day – It’s Not My Momma’s Maytag! Saving Time with Quick Cooking and Cleaning Options! #MaytagMoms

Starting off with breakfast, when my eyes are barely open, Maytag begins to make my life easier.  This morning, I stumbled down the steps and made a hot cup of tea in my Maytag microwave.  Cold weather has hit Chicago in a big way.  We've been having near or below zero wind chills.  Brrrr!  Tea with honey is my winter comfort beverage and this morning I was reaching for that mug. Before being chosen as a Maytag product ambassador, our … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Taste of Home Cooking School Cookbook – Ends 2/2, US

Whether you are a new cook, an everyday mom cook, or an adventurous budding chef, the Taste of Home Cooking School Cookbook will be a staple on your cookbook shelf.  You will find yourself going to this cookbook again and again.  It has super easy-to-read recipes, with detailed pictures and step-by-step instructions.  The ingredients used in the recipes can be found in any grocery store, but the recipes are unusual enough to have your family and … [Read more...]

BEST EVER French Onion Soup Gratinee, Made On My Maytag Gas Range #MaytagMoms

I love ordering French Onion Soup Gratinee in restaurants.  Especially when "the weather outside is frightful" and cold, winter winds are blowing, onion soup with toasted bread and melty cheese is delicious comfort food.  If you've been reading Kelly's Lucky You for awhile, you know I'm a Maytag Brand Ambassador and have been trying new Maytag appliances.  My mission for December was to write a post about the features of the stove.  Searching for … [Read more...]

New Date for #HolidayCandy Twitter Party – Thursday – 12/20 2PM ET #cbias

I apologize to readers who have been following the rescheduling of this party.  It is currently scheduled for Thursday 12/20 at 2PM ET.  The sponsor, agency, and I want to ensure that we do not in any way impinge upon events expressing respect for the victims of the Newtown tragedy.  Friday has been declared a National Day of Mourning and we did not feel it would be appropriate to hold the party that day.  I greatly appreciate your patience and … [Read more...]

Idea for Christmas Dessert – Kids of All Ages Love BR Ice Cream Cakes! BR GCs Make A Great Stocking Stuffer!

My shopping is done, woo-hooo!!! Now it's time to start planning Christmas dinner. Ham is our traditional entree and there are always lots of cookies, but what about a special dessert?  *Trumpets blaring* In steps, BASKIN-ROBBINS and they have the perfect idea for a "WOW! Christmas Dessert" that will please everyone at your Christmas table.  Ice Cream Cake!  I'm humming, "we all scream for ice cream".... Did you know Baskin-Robbins is the … [Read more...]

Reminder – #TwitterParty! #HolidayCandy 12/20 2PM ET – Prizes: $400 in Walmart GCs! RSVP Here! #cbias

I apologize to readers who have been following the rescheduling of this party.  It is currently scheduled for Thursday 12/20 at 2PM ET.  The sponsor, agency, and myself want to ensure that we do not in any way impinge upon events expressing respect for the victims of the Newtown tragedy.  Friday has been declared a National Day of Mourning and we did not feel it would be appropriate to hold the party that day.  I greatly appreciate your patience … [Read more...]

Giveaway: KitchenAid Mixer! (Ends 12/31, Worldwide)

Mixing In The New Year! KitchenAid Stand Mixer Giveaway! Happy New Year From Grandma Juice & The Kids Are Grown! Can you believe it's the end of the year already? Doesn't it seem like each year goes by just a little faster than the last one? In just 2 short weeks, the holiday fuss will be over and life will be back to normal. Whatever 'normal' is on your street, we know one thing for sure! Everyone has their eyes on a new KitchenAid … [Read more...]