Super Simple Boston Cream Pie Recipe

Listen, my friends. My kids are on vacation this week.  ALL week.  All three are home, wanting to have things to do, and-well, just expect maybe a lot of recipes this week.  Easy, kid friendly ones.  Maybe crafts.  It's for my sanity. I've not had them all home together in a long time!  Today's recipe ...

Parmesan Herb Spaghetti Squash Recipe

If you haven't tried substituting spaghetti squash for spaghetti noodles in any of your favorite dishes yet this is a great simple recipe.  When you are trying to cut  back on calories one of the best ways to do it without feeling deprived is to make sure you incorporate lots of flavor into your dish. ...

5 tips for hosting a garden party

Hosting a garden party can be tons of fun. Garden parties are great because they are almost always laid back and casual. Kind of like a perfect ladies' night. I have this idea in my head that I want to have a Garden Party with my girlfriends this spring. Parties are fun. Parties have food. ...

Join us for the HoneyBaked Spiral Ham Day Twitter Party #HoneyBakedHost

Guess what? There's a party and you are invited!!  Come join us on Twitter as we celebrate the awesome of Spiral Ham and celebrate Spiral Ham Day!  Don't you love food holidays? I am hosting this Twitter party as part of a campaign I am working on with HoneyBaked Ham. Opinions are my own. What: A ...

Bedtime Routines

So you have a non preschooler. I do, too. Does yours like to go to bed? Or do yours? (I don't know how many kids are in your house). Because mine don't. Well, the older two don't.  My 4 year old will put herself to bed. But my "grade schoolers" will fight and stall and use any and every ...

Raspberry Acai Punch Recipe with Trop50 for Girls’ Night In #GirlsNightIn

You know how they say laughter is the best medicine?  I really think it's true.  Especially the laugh till your face hurts and your belly literally aches from laughing so hard and so long that you have with your friends.  That's the best medicine.  I've been thinking a lot about my fabulous friends- those I ...

5 ways to save time for Easter dinner

Easter is just a few weeks away.  I'm excited to partner with HoneyBaked Ham to bring you this post with ways to save time for Easter Dinner.  Prepping holiday meals can be very time consuming and time isn't something most people have a lot of these days. I keep thinking about my sister who almost ...

Tips to help older bedwetters

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of GoodNites®. I wet the bed well into my fourth grade year.  Yes.  I did.  I'm not proud of it, it was frustrating for me and I'm fairly certain even more frustrating for my parents, but that's the plain truth. My parents tried everything. No liquids after ...

Decadent Crockpot Chocolate Lava Cake Recipe

I don't know that I can or will ever forget the first time I tasted a chocolate lava cake. It was love at first bite. My mom loved them too- and she wasn't a big chocolate fan (key lime was her thing, for sure!). Making the chocolate lava cake in the crock pot may seem ...

Celebrate Easter with Thomas & Friends (Twitter Party) #ThomasRewards

Easter is fast approaching.  We have a little friend Greyson who just LOVES Thomas the Tank Engine and all of his friends from the Island of  Sodor. The kids and I decided we'd put together a really fun Thomas & Friends Take-n-Play Easter Basket to give the Easter Bunny a little help behind the scenes. ...