Halloween Cocktail: Blood & Brains Cranberry Martini

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

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

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 ...

Glow in the Dark Halloween Treats

This October, OREO is launching NEW Glow-in-the-Dark 2-packs, a festive and convenient OREO snack to celebrate Halloween. With a glow-in-the-dark feature, OREO 2-packs are great for party favors, gift bags and a fun option for visiting trick-or-treaters... or just for a little treat in a packed lunch. These are super cute, super fun, and who ...

No Bake Peanut Butter Cornflake Cookies

The older I get, the more I appreciate simple things that save me time.  If you've been here a while, you know I like simple recipes. Tons of ingredients aren't my thing. I like straightforward, no muss no fuss in the kitchen, because most days, my time is short. No bake cookies make me a ...

Milkwise Tour

I told you last month about a fun new milk beverage hitting the dairy shelves in grocery stores called MilkWise. The same great taste of milk with less calories and more calcium-and it comes in three varieties. New England consumers got a chance to taste some of this fun new beverage throughout September and October ...

Brown Butter Cupcakes with Cinnamon Sugar Frosting

Brown butter is beyond amazing. I'm obsessed. It all began with my friend Jenni's Brown Butter Krispie Treats and it's never stopped...this time, we have brown butter cupcakes with cinnamon sugar frosting.  Downright sinful. I'm not apologizing. They are divine.  Brown Butter Cupcakes  Cupcake Ingredients 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1 Tbsp baking powder 1/4 cup sugar 3/4 cups brown ...

Ham, Bacon & Roasted Apple Grilled Cheese Sandwich

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Sandwiches are beautiful, sandwiches are fine, I like sandwiches- I eat them all the time! I eat them for my supper and I eat them for my lunch! If I had a hundred sandwiches I'd eat them all at once... I'll give you a {virtual} nickel if you can tell me who sings that song! It's ...

Red Robin’s Burgers for Better Schools Program

I'm always up for finding new ways to support our local schools. Living in a small town, we see very quickly where budget cuts impact our schools, and as a mom, I want to do what I can to support the teachers and staff in the school community. It's important.  I'll continue to do this ...

Snack Pack Monster Printables

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This post was supposed to be sponsored by  Snack Pack® via Mode Media for these monster printables! Things are starting to get spooky around here—at least in the fridge and in our lunches. It's creeping up on Halloween, and I love finding little ways to add a little not-so-spooky fun to our everyday lives. Aside from decorating the ...