Fabulous Fall Foods Roundup

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  One of my favorite things about fall is all of the fun, fabulous food flavors that "come out" after a summer filled with grilled everything and light, refreshing dishes.  Fall means more comfort foods, colder weather, crisper air, and oh, so many delightful ways to enjoy foods that just seem too heavy in warmer months! ...

Join us for the #AdoptLove #TwitterParty 11/13

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of PetSmart Charities for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. YOU are invited! Yes, you! Come in your pajamas, or your fanciest cocktail attire!! We'll be celebrating PetSmart Charities’ National Adoption Weekend (November 13-15, 2015) with the #AdoptLove #TwitterParty 11/13 from 1:00pm-2:00pm EST. Hope you'll join ...

Easy Holiday Appetizer Recipe: Crabbies

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It's hard to go long between mid-November and mid- January without being invited to a gathering of one kind or another.  We've already got things on our calendar, and it's barely November! I don't know about you, but I always try to bring something along when we are invited to someone's home or gathering- some ...

Elf on the Shelf Dunk Tank

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Guys... it is almost "That time of the year". You know.. time to dust off the old Elf on the Shelf and start brainstorming clever ideas for him to perform. While he is tons of fun and gives the kids something to look forward to everyday sometimes it is tiring coming up with cute ideas. But, ...

When Baby Spits Up

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I received product and compensation from Mead Johnson Nutrition to create this post written by me. All experiences and opinions expressed in this post are my own and not those of Mead Johnson Nutrition. Consult your pediatrician before making changes to your baby's diet or if you have concerns related to your baby's digestive health. ...

Cranberry Pecan Pinwheels

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When the holiday season hits I am always looking for ways to make my life a little bit easier. There is a lot of shopping, prepping, cleaning, and decorating to be done.  So when I need a bread, easy appetizer, or side dish I head over to Walmart  where I pick up table decor, etc...and ...

Printing Social Media Photos at Home

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Almost everyone has social media accounts by now, aside from my husband and a handful of others I know.  For most of us, we share a lot of our moments and memories on social media- which is fun, and wonderful, but if you are like me, taking them the next step and printing them just ...

Halloween Cocktail: Blood & Brains Cranberry Martini

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Who doesn't like a little blood and brains in their cranberry martini?  Below, you will find our recipe for Blood & Brains Cranberry Martini. True it looks gross, but it tastes pretty darn good. Here's what you'll need to put it all together... Blood and Brains Cranberry Martini Ingredients: 2.5 ounces Deep Eddy Cranberry Vodka 2 ounces Cranberry Juice 2 ounces ...

Natural Cold Remedies that Work

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My little guy is home sick with me today, and he's feeling miserable. I hate it. He's got flushed cheeks, feels awful, and we've been cuddled up on the couch watching Harry Potter most of the morning.  As moms I think we feel worse than our sick little ones because it seems like there is ...

DIY Apple Butter

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When I was a little girl growing up my mother loved apple butter and well ... just like a typical child I had to have what she was having of course. My first bite of that creamy, spicy treat on toast led to a lifelong love affair. While it is delicious all year long apple ...