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 ...

My All American movie

I got a sneak peek at the theatrical release of the My All American movie, in a theater nationwide near you November 13, 2015! My All American is the wonderfully inspiring and heartwarming story of Freddie Steinmark, whose dreams of going pro with the NFL were changed forever when he experiences a life-changing event that ...

Yarn Ghost Garland

This no-sew yarn Halloween craft idea is a great one for everyone in the house. It's Kid Friendly (with supervision) and inexpensive. BUT, it's also something else...it's one of the Halloween decorations you can make with your kids that don’t attract pests. This DIY Yarn Ghost Garland craft and Halloween decorating tips brought to you by Orkin. A bonus ...