Black Bean Taco Bowls Recipe

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This black bean taco bowls recipe post is part of a partnership I have with Libby's and their PR firm.  Opinions are my own. One of my LEAST favorite things to do is come up with meal ideas. Give me guidance and I'll happily prepare just about anything. But leave me to figure out the ...

Halloween Treat Recipe: Candy Corn Crunch

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Here's a fun new Halloween Treat Recipe I came up with.  It's easy and quick to make, plus it's super festive (and so yummy). What you need to make Candy Corn Crunch: Plain  Popcorn (If you buy the microwave kind, you want the natural) , popped, kernels removed 2 cups pretzels, broken 1 bag Wilton Candy Melts (I used Orange) Halloween-themed ...

Milk Chocolate Caramel Popcorn Mix

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We have family movie night every Friday in our family.  It's a big deal.  It's one of our favorite parts of each week- and we pile on blankets and each other and snuggle down for family chill time.  Of course, with movies....often comes popcorn.  Given that it's fall, we've been looking to mix up the ...

Who left the lights on (again)?

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 I participated in a campaign about "who left the lights on"on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Lutron. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item as a thank-you for participating. If you live with someone- anyone, chances are, like me, you've asked "Who left the lights on?" a time or two.  Or ...

Come join us for the #DR1MM Twitter party 9/17 #CBias

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This is a sponsored post as part of my being asked to host this Twitter party. As always, opinions are my own.  Join me at the #DR1MM Twitter Party! Celebrating important personal milestones and special connections.  Whether you are already connected to Duane Reade, someone who loves NYC or hope to visit someday, join us to help ...

Fun Kool-Aid Crafts and Recipes ($250 Prize Pack Giveaway)

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Growing up, we had Kool-Aid a lot. Well, maybe not a lot, but at parties, celebrations, we definitely did.  I remember we had these really cool Kool-Aid man mugs and I really really loved those mugs. We might have had a pitcher, too.  Whatever- they were AWESOME. Photo Credit for these beauties goes to Nothyme4Presents  (and excuse ...

$200 Amazon #giveaway

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Welcome to the Amazon Giveaway! One lucky reader will win a $200 Amazon gift card good towards anything on Amazon. What will you buy if you win? Prize: $200 Amazon Gift Card   Sponsors: Finger Click Saver, Mom and More, Holly's Helpings, This Mama Loves, Blog by Donna   Rules: Use the Rafflecopter form to enter daily. Besides the mandatory blog comment entry, all other entries are ...

iPad Mini Giveaway

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Welcome to the iPad Mini Back to School Giveaway hosted by This Lil Piglet, Sober Julie and Simply Stacie, along with several other bloggers who made this giveaway possible! One lucky reader will win a 16GB iPad Mini valued at $329. This giveaway is open to US and Canada Sept 6th to October 4th at 11:59 pm EST. Come back everyday for more chances to win ...

Press Release: ChromaGen lenses life changing aid for students with reading problems

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This post is brought to you by our friends at ChromaGen.  I'm sharing it because I think these lenses could help a lot of children and that's always a good thing. 30% Of Returning Student Population Suffer From Vision Related Learning Disabilities That Could Be Aided By The Use Of FDA Cleared ChromaGen Lenses Studies show that many students  ...

Hectic Schedule? Some tips to stay organized #GetFresh

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This is a sponsored post about tips to stay organized with a hectic schedule.  I will receive promotional items to thank me for sharing. So we're back to school.  We're almost fully started with all activities.  Almost.  Boy Scouts sign up is next week, my Brownies won't start meeting until October, and preschool soccer is ...