25 Refreshing Summer Salad Recipes

25 refreshing summer salads

Summer is quickly approaching, which means times for lighter meals. These refreshing summer salads will keep you full, without weighing you down. Let me know which one is your favorite by leaving a comment! 1. Mediterranean Confetti Quinoa Salad 2. Caprese Pasta Salad 3. 7 Bean Salad in a Jar 4. Chickpea, Avocado, and Feta Salad 5. Falafel Roasted Chickpea ...

Getting ready for the Kentucky Derby

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The Kentucky Derby is one of the most prestigious sporting and social events of the year, and this year is going to be must-see. Everyone that can possibly attend will be there, and each and every one of them will be at their best. From hair and makeup to the perfect clothes, hat and accessories, being ...

Things to do in Puerto Rico

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This post brought to you by Puerto Rico, The All-Star Island. All opinions are 100% mine. It's been a really, really long winter for most of the country.  We had little bits of snow in our yard in shady areas until earlier this week.  We had a snow and ice storm just 2 weeks ago! ...

$500 Target Gift Card Giveaway

Totally Awesome Target Giveaway

Who’s ready to get their spring & summer shopping on? This month we’re giving away a $500 Target gift card to one of our fabulous readers! Remember, you can enter daily and earn bonus entries by sharing the giveaway with your friends on social media. Good luck!   GIVEAWAY   Prizes: $500 Target Gift Card   Organized by: Oh My Gosh Beck!   Co-hosts: This Mama ...

Shared moments with family and friends #nibblers

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I'm feeling eleven kinds of nostalgic today. Maybe it's the weather, Mother's Day next week, turning 40, my baby finishing preschool next month.  Maybe I'm just sentimental. I don't know. But so many moments are flooding into my memory, new moments, old moments, forgotten moments, treasured moments. The common theme to all of my moments ...

52 Spring Salad Recipes

52 spring salad recipes

As cold weather turns warmer, and we have more produce items in season, I find myself wanting, craving, making salad recipes all the time.  Lunch, dinner, sides, snacks....there's just so many ways you can create a salad and so many things to put in, on, under them.  The possibilities are endless!  This collection of 52 ...

Nutella Recipe: Chocolate Nutella Banana Cupcakes

nutella recipe chocolate banana nutella cupcake

Here's a fun (and sweet) Nutella recipe for you to enjoy! It's always fun to make cupcakes, right?  These are a delightful mix of chocolate, Nutella and banana.  So good. Chocolate Nutella Banana Cupcakes Cupcake Ingredients - 1 ¾ C. flour 1 C. packed brown sugar ¼ C. cocoa powder 1 tsp. baking soda 1 tsp. baking powder ½ tsp. salt 1 C. milk 1/3 ...

10 Reasons to stop drinking soda #goH20

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I like the taste of most sodas. I won't lie. I have a sweet tooth with a mind of it's own. I love root beer.  Birch beer. Sasparilla.  So good. I am trying to stop drinking soda, though, for a plethora of reasons.  Really, it's just not good for us. Recently, I was challenged to ...

Unlimited cell phone plans: Straight Talk #StraightTalkTesters

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I used to have one of the "traditional" cell phone plans with a major service provider.  I was delighted when we signed on with my husband's 15% employee discount available to us.  What did I get for that?  Well, I got unlimited night and weekend calling, and voice mail. 250 minutes to use otherwise before I had ...

Top New Jersey things to see and do #NJStrong

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This post brought to you by New Jersey’s Division of Travel & Tourism. All opinions are 100% mine. Throughout history New Jersey has set a precedent for the other states. The location alone has put New Jersey in a unique position as it pertains to history. The people who live there have continued the tradition of ...