I love to give small gifts to my daughters’ teachers, but I struggle with coach gifts and male teacher gifts. I usually end up with a generic candy treat, but sometimes I like to break from the candy mold. Somehow I just don’t think that PE coaches are going to get excited about an Orange Sugar […]
There’s nothing better than fresh fruit and veggies on the dinner table, and some of our favorite recipes feature fresh Florida produce. If you are looking for some ideas to bring seasonal flavors to the table try these 8 recipes featuring Florida product. And find even more fresh recipes from Fresh from Florida.
Capture your family’s Disney memories with the ultimate Disney photo checklist to help you remember to take pictures of the details big and small. Download the Disney Photo Checklist here. I’ve lost track of the number of times my family has visited Disney, we are spoiled by living so close and do our best to take advantage […]
Grilling season has arrived, and what better way to kick off a summer of outdoor grilling than with National Burger Day (May 28) on Memorial Day weekend?! This year, spice up your family’s burger flavors with a Bacon Cheese Guacamole Burger made with Johnsonville Grillers — bratwurst burgers. Yeah, bratwurst burgers. Have you ever had one […]
With the countdown to summer in full swing my daughter and I have been talking a lot about what books she will read this summer. And now thanks to a sponsorship with Kindle she had a brand new Kindle to read. She has grand plans of all the books she will read on it this summer. […]
It’s not just students counting down the days until summer freedom, teachers are just as excited about the upcoming summer break. How better to celebrate teachers than with a gift to celebrate summer relaxation –Orange You Glad It’s Summer sugar scrub and bath salts. This time of year I like to recognize all of the teachers […]
I am often asked to create recipes based around a specific ingredient, it has become a challenge I am accustom to. But I have never taken on a real food challenge with multiple required ingredients. Until now. Rising to the Chopped At Home Challenge, I created Slow Cooker Enchiladas for my family using four required ingredients. […]
Another school year has nearly ended. (Where do the days go?) After a year of preschool, I am so impressed with how far my daughter has come this year. Part of it is the challenge of trying to keep up with her big sister, but it is also thanks to a teacher who recognizes her […]
It has been eight months since I added a daily smoothie to my routine, and I am still going strong. I am constantly experimenting with new smoothie flavors I love the flexibility of being able to add in whichever ingredients are in the house. It’s a great way to add extra vitamins and nutrients while enjoying a sweet […]
One of my family’s go-to snacks are dried fruits. My family is always ready to sample new and sometimes exotic dried fruits, so I wasn’t surprised that the new Sunsweet Philippine Tropicals were a hit. As yummy as the flavors are on their own, they are even better when combined into a Tropical Trail Mix.
My daughters welcomed spring with a splash. But as they joyfully jumped into the pool for the first time this season, I took a look at our neglected porch. Layers of spring pollen and filth covered everything. After some serious cleaning, the patio was once again a clean slate. In partnership with Better Homes and […]
My daughter’s second grade class recently put on a rainforest musical. It was simply adorable. Of course, when the call went out to help make costumes for the production, I was happy to volunteer. I ended up designing a DIY monkey ears headband based off the Minnie Mouse Ears I made for my daughter’s second birthday. Along with […]
Tuesday is dance day, and that means we don’t get home until nearly 6 pm. Dinner has to be quick because there are still showers to take and homework to be done before bed. My newest solution to the dance-day rush is 15-Minute Chicken Carbonara from Tyson® Meal Kits. Sponsored post written by me on behalf of […]
I have fallen in love with my bundt pan, and that’s saying a lot for someone who has never made a bundt cake. I have discovered that you can make much more than cake in a bundt pan. My latest venture in baking in my bundt pan — a Cheddar Bacon Pull Apart Bread. Sponsored post […]