Springtime M&M Chocolate Chip Blondie Bars Recipe

Springtime M&M Chocolate Chip Blondie Bars Recipe #12Bloggers

Every month, I join 11 other bloggers to bring you 12 delicious recipes with 12 ingredients or less. We tend to stick to a monthly theme, and this month’s theme is Spring Treats! I was so excited for this month’s theme because a) I actually had time to get creative in the kitchen and do [...]

Going on Vacation? Eat Your Favorite Foods Without Worry!


As I began packing for my cruise last week, I went through the usual packing list: bathing suits, cute dresses, sunscreen…and CharcoCaps® Anti-Gas Formula caplets. Hey, I’m just keeping it real: upset stomachs are a no-go while stuck in a tiny stateroom bathroom, and who wants to traipse along the beaches of Cozumel wearing a [...]

Keurig K65 Special Edition #Giveaway #JustBrewIt

Keurig K65 Special Edition #JustBrewIt

 I participated in this sponsored campaign on behalf of One2One Network. All opinions stated are my own. I’ve experimented with many different kitchen gadgets over the years, but I’ve found that my favorite is the Keurig K65 Special Edition brewing machine. I don’t drink a ton of coffee, so regular coffee makers have always been [...]

15 Crab Recipes to Make Your Mouth Water

15 Crab Recipes

Growing up in South Florida, eating lobster and shrimp was just a given. I grew up going fishing with my dad on weekends, and we all looked forward to Lobster Season (there are two times a year when it’s legal to fish for lobsters in Miami-Dade County). It wasn’t something just the wealthy ate – [...]

Chocolate Chip Graham Cracker Cookie Bars Recipe

Chocolate Chip Graham Cracker Cookie Bars

As much as I love baking and sharing new baked goods recipes with you guys, sometimes life gets so busy that I barely have the energy to cook dinner, let alone spend all day in the kitchen whipping up new cookies to share…of course, just because I don’t have time to try any new cookie [...]

Easy Beef Enchiladas Recipe with 505 Southwestern Chile Sauce

Easy Beef Enchiladas Recipe

I’ve often talked about Hatch Green Chiles when I make enchiladas for Chris – they’re one of those things he grew up with in New Mexico that I’d never heard of out here in Florida. In Albuquerque, they put Hatch Green Chiles on everything – and I do mean everything. Eggs, Hamburgers, Tacos, Burritos, Enchiladas, [...]

20 Quick and Easy Sunday Dinner Recipe Ideas

20 Sunday Dinner Ideas #SundayDinners

When the end of another hectic weeks rolls around, the last thing I want to do is spend all night in the kitchen cooking dinner. There’s just something about Sunday night that makes me want to sit down on the couch with my family and relax! I’ve grown tired of ordering take out Chinese and [...]

Easter M&Ms Thumbprint Cookies Recipe

Easter M&Ms Thumbprint Cookies Recipe

Here comes Peter Cottontail, hopping down the bunny trail…It’s almost time for Easter! I just love Springtime and Easter; all of the pretty, pastel-colored candies, Cadbury Eggs, Peeps of every shape, size and color; baking during the Easter holiday is just so much fun! Elizabeth at Frugal Mom Eh created this simple and sweet Easter [...]

Chocolate-Dipped Berries Easter Carrot Treats Recipe

Chocolate-Dipped Berries make perfect Easter Carrot Treats!

With Easter around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about recipes that are easy to put together but look pretty sitting on the Easter brunch table! While Chris and I are not religious, we celebrate Easter as a holiday centered around spending time with our families – isn’t that what every holiday boils down [...]

A Quick Slow Cooker Meatloaf Recipe

Slow Cooker Meatloaf Recipe {crockpot}

Like most moms, I love my Crock Pot – or Slow Cooker, if that’s what you call yours – and I try to use it as often as possible. Throwing a bunch of stuff into the slow cooker in the morning before the craziness of the day begins takes just a few moments but yields [...]

Honey Macadamia Nut Shortbread Recipe

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Who doesn’t love a sweet, crispy little piece of shortbread? I’ve always been a big fan of the shortbread cookie Pecan Sandies, and that delightful little cookie opened my taste buds up to an entirely new world of shortbread goodness! This Honey Macadamia Nut Shortbread Recipe embodies that same crispy, buttery goodness of the classic [...]