Giveaway: Stackable Appetizer Maker – Look Like A Professional Chef! (US, Ends 11/23)

I made that Fruit Cheesecake Stack!  Wow! The Stackable Appetizer Maker made me look like I knew what I was doing *grin*. The first time I saw this kitchen gadget , the Stackable Appetizer Maker, was at the Chicago Housewares Show.  I was amazed at how easy it was to make amazing looking appetizers and desserts.  You don't have to be a chef to make treats for your next party that will have your guests asking you how you did it! I saw … [Read more...]

Spooktacular Ideas For Halloween Essentials from Spoonful.com

Need ideas for Halloween?  No fear, Spoonful.com has spook-tacular ideas for: ·         Devilishly delicious desserts ·         Pumpkin decorating ideas (including carve-free options) ·         Home-made costumes ·         Monstrously fun (and simple) crafts and decorations ·         Disney inspired recipes, crafts and decorations   Dare to delve into devilish desserts:   Forked Eyeballs My Take: Halloween … [Read more...]

Pumpkin-y Brunch! Moments of Connection with Friends, Family, Taster’s Choice Coffee and Pumpkin Spice Coffee-mate!

Welcome to our home! Isn't it fun to connect with friends and family? Everyone gets busy and it's difficult to find time to get together.  Especially in the fall, there is so much going on.  We have some friends that we used to have fun with on "game nights". but now it's tough to find an open evening to get together.  I had the idea to try a brunch!  And what better way to celebrate the fall season with friends than some delicious pumpkin … [Read more...]

Recipe for a Spooky Celebration with M&M’s Caramel Apples, Mars Candy, Hawaiian Punch and 7UP

Whether you are entertaining with a big party or just your family, Halloween is a fun time to get creative with cooking and crafts for Halloween Celebrations!  Here are some spooky Halloween Recipes - Hawaiian Punch and 7UP make a delicious (and a bit scary!) Halloween Punch and I used M&M’s for a cute Halloween Dessert. How many trick-or-treaters do you have come to your door on Halloween?  It varies quite a bit from year to year in our … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Wicked Good Gorton’s Seafood Prize Pack! (US, Ends 10/19) Fish Stick Stackers Recipe

One of my daughter's favorite choices for dinner are "Fish Fingers".  We are fans of the tv show, "Charlie and Lola" and from an early age, Rosie thought Fish Sticks were actually called "Lola's Fish Fingers".  The fish sticks that my husband and I enjoy as much as Rosie does, are Gorton's Fish Fingers so when they asked me to write a review, I knew it would be a fun one to write! Gorton’s has been the trusted brand for great seafood since … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Cake Boss Prize Pack (US, Ends 10/12) – Bake Like the Boss!

Buddy Valastro, the Cake Boss, not only makes delicious and beautiful cakes in his New Jersey bakery, he entertains millions with his television show.  I've been watching for years and love seeing the amazing designs of his creations.  When I was contacted about reviewing some products from his new line, I was very excited.  I don't have much, if any, experience in decorating cakes but Buddy and his crew make it look so easy. I remember one … [Read more...]

#ad Recipe for Fast and Fun Family Movie Party!

Don't have much time?   Don't have much money? Want a family night of dinner and a movie but need an easy meal and fun meal? Don't worry! My recipe for a Fast, Fun Family Movie Party is easy and budget friendly! We headed to Walmart for the ingredients to create an Oscar-worthy masterpiece.  This recipe for movie night is a sure winner in the "Food and Fun" category. RECIPE Fast and Fun Family Movie Night (serves … [Read more...]

A Weekend Treat: Crepes Filled With Yoplait’s New Fruitful Yogurt! Don’t Miss This Coupon! #sponsored

Crepes are a lovely Sunday morning treat!  Crepes are much easier to make than you would think, and an easy and delicious filling is the new Fruitful Yogurt from Yoplait.   With 1/3 cup of real fruit in every serving, there’s something delectable in the first to last spoonful.  Blueberries, mangoes, strawberries, cherries, and more – get ready for an authentic fruit experience you can find right in the yogurt aisle.  And Fruitful contains simple … [Read more...]

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...]