Blue Raspberry Cupcakes Recipe

blue raspberry cupcakes

Do you know what can help pass the time when you are stuck home because you haven't quite been fever free for 24 full hours so you can't return to school? Baking. Specifically, doing some semi-homemade baking. Like these semi-homemade Blue Raspberry Cupcakes. So simple and fun to make, but also a little bit different than normal. Supplies: -One White ...

The Nut Job Healthy Trail Mix Recipe #TheNutJob #giveaway

pistachio trail mix recipe

This healthy trail mix recipe post is brought to you  by our friends at The Nut Job. The Nut Job, featuring  WILL ARNETT, BRENDAN FRASER with LIAM NEESON and KATHERINE HEIGL, opens IN THEATERS JANUARY 17.  We’re very excited to see this new animated movie as a family!  It looks funny but also has lots of ...

Groundhog Day Cupcakes

groundhog day cupcake

Check out these easy and adorable Groundhog Day Cupcakes!  They'll be a hit regardless of a shadow being seen or not.     On Sunday, February 2nd, everyone will be watching Punxsutawney Phil to see if he declares 6 more weeks of dreaded winter if he sees his shadow and he is shadowless and hails the early coming ...

Weight Watchers Simple Start Program #SimpleStart

weight watcher simple start lunches

It's the New Year, which inspires new resolutions by  many to lose weight, be healthier, and so many other things.  I was given a free one month subscription to Weight Watchers to try their Simple Start plan and write about my experience.Though I was compensated for my time and commitment, all views, positive and negative, are my own. I made ...

Turkey Cranberry Wrap Recipe

Turkey Cranberry Wrap

These Turkey Cranberry Wraps are one of our favorite ways to make that leftover turkey more appealing during all the holiday meals and tims like this weekend, when I've made a small turkey meal and we have leftovers.  A few simple ingredients wrapped into our favorite flour tortillas and we have an easy and tasty ...

How to Make a Tie Dye Cake

tie dye cake finished

In our house, we love to have fun with our food.  Why have cake when you can have fun, funky cake?  We made a fun cake and thought we'd share how to make a tie dye cake with you!  The kids really enjoy this one because they can do a LOT of helping and have ...

Immunity Boosting Smoothie Recipe

immune boost smoothie ingredients

 Here's an Immunity Boosting Smoothie Recipe for you all.  We live in a small town, with a prek-8 school.  Yesterday, about 4 dozen kids were either home sick or left school early sick.  I want to give ALL of us any boost I can to keep us healthy - or at least minimize the symptoms. ...

Miniature Spinach and Cheddar Quiche Recipe

miniature spinach and cheddar quiche recipe

This crustless quiche recipe filled with fresh spinach and shredded cheddar cheese is a delicate addition to breakfast or an elegant, easy-to-carry appetizer at a social function. For perfectly cooked quiche, bake until the eggs are just barely set, then remove from the oven to cool; the quiche will continue to cook for a brief ...

First Aid Kit Necessities (with savings) #Moms4JNJConsumer

first aid kit necessities

This first aid kit necessities post is part of the HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® 2014 program by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. and The Motherhood, who sent me a box of products and compensated me for my time. Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are all my own, and I hope you enjoy them. Some of you probably ...

Coconut Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting

Coconut Pink Nonpariel Cupcakes (2)

This Coconut Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting Recipe will satisfy your craving for coconut- and with some festive nonpareils, make a delightful treat for your Valentine!  You can also make them sans coconut if you aren't a big coconut lover. Ingredients: Cake: 1 box cake mix with their suggested ingredients and a few quick adjustments/additions:substitute the oil for unsalted ...