5 Cleaning Tips to Make Your Life Easier

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Cleaning-It's something that is necessary but not many of us love (or have the time) to do. With kids, pets, spouses, and busy schedules it often falls to the bottom of the priority list. You can make it a little easier and speed it up by keeping 5 things in mind. I used my Dyson [...]

7 Tips For Great Dinner Parties

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Post sponsored by Lunchbox, all opinions are 100% my own. Dinner parties don't have to be stuffy or complicated.You can create a simple and enjoyable dinner party for family or friends with a little help from Bertolli.  I grabbed a recipe off Bertolli's site-the Luscious Rosa Lasagna for a tasty Tuscan flair and it was easy [...]

Endless Shrimp Red Lobster

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It starts here... Then this happens... Before you know it you are neck deep in Endless Shrimp... Red Lobster is our go to of we are eating out and want great seafood, drinks, and let's not even pretend we don't go there for the Cheddar Bay Biscuits. We always make it a point to visit [...]

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.  1 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1 Tbsp baking powder 1/4 cup sugar 3/4 cups [...]

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! [...]