Delicious Dishes Recipe Party St Patricks Day Favorites

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party: St. Patrick’s Day Favorites

The end of February. One of the longest months with the fewest days in it! Spring seems to be arriving early here in Connecticut- surefire signs are everywhere around here.  Chirping birds all day long, crocus peeking out from the ground, everything is spongy and muddy on the ground, and sugar maples everywhere you look [...]



Holiday Traditions to Start Now With Your Pet

Holiday Traditions with Pets from This Mama Loves

Most of us have a pet that we like to include in the holidays with us. If you know us, our pets are right there with us every second of the holidays. I want to try and include them as much as I can, which is why I wanted to share our pet holiday traditions [...]

Tips for Staying Healthy This Holiday Season

Tips for Staying Healthy This Holiday Season from This Mama Loves

Doesn’t it seem as though sickness finds you when the holidays hit? Whether you’re on the road or at home, staying healthy is a must. I wanted to share some ways that we all can stay a little healthier this holiday season. Thanks to MinuteClinic for sponsoring today's tips for staying healthy this holiday season. [...]

Last Minute Christmas Gift Printables for Teachers and Friends

Last Minute Christmas Gift Printables for Teachers and Friends

Both of the older kids are in middle school now and they both have 7 teachers (luckily a few of them are the same) plus a really great, no make that incredible secretary and principal that I think it's important to let know we appreciate at the holidays.  They also have friends they want to [...]

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party: Last Minute Christmas Treats

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party Last MInute Christmas Treats from This Mama Loves

It's crunch time. The week of Christmas. Are you ready? I am NOT. I think I'm done shopping but I'd like to make some goodies to bring to some special folks and need to carve out some time to do so. I make some more of the cinnamon spice candles as hostess gifts for parties [...]

Don’t Worry, These Won’t Be Re-Gifted!

Don't Worry, These Won't be Re-Gifted Holiday Gift Ideas from This Mama Loves

There's nothing worse than being at a holiday party and seeing the gift you agonized over last year being re-gifted this year. Dang! You thought you nailed it that time. Nope. Well, don't worry, these won't be re-gifted. The coffee love is strong these days. Don't worry about this Bean Box Espresso Roast Gourmet Coffee Sampler being [...]

Shining a Light on Lung Cancer

Shining a Light on Lung Cancer for both awareness and testing plus treatment options available

I have received information and materials from AstraZeneca. The opinions stated are my own. This is a sponsored post. Most of us know someone who has been affected by lung cancer. (You may have read my previous story on when someone you love has lung cancer.) Or, maybe you don’t. However, something you should know [...]

Tips for Keeping a Fresh Cut Christmas Tree

Caring for your Fresh Cut Christmas Tree Keeping It Real from This Mama Loves

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Christmas Tree Promotion Board. Christmas to me is about traditions, memories, and shared time with family and friends. One of my favorite traditions has always been choosing the tree for our home. I remember as a little girl, we lived in a Victorian home [...]

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party: Christmas Breakfast Ideas

Delicious Dishes Recipe Party Christmas Breakfast Recipes from This Mama Loves

Aly I'm hoping for a white Christmas. I am. Right now there's a pretty solid layer of white frost but there's also bits of snow that didn't melt from yesterday's little snow accumulation so I am 100% hoping it's white on Christmas. I've been shopping and wrapping and trying to get myself ready so we [...]

Homemade Apple Spice Candle

This homemade apple spice candle offers a lovely scent for your home!

An apple spice candle adds a festive fall fragrance in your home. This one is homemade so it's free of any harmful chemicals. Plus it's easy to make! I've been thinking about making homemade candles as Christmas gifts, and this apple spice candle would be well received, I'm sure! Supplies needed: 2 cups of soy [...]