The BEST Zucchini Recipes

The Best Zucchini Recipes

If your garden is anything like mine then it's bursting with fresh zucchini right now.  I love using zucchini in recipes because it makes me feel so much better about that decadent, chocolate dessert or the comforting entree.  Luckily, I've put together this fabulous collection of the BEST Zucchini Recipes that has everything from appetizers to … Read More...

Shabby Chic Furniture Makeover

Shabby Chic Furniture Makeover

It's garage sale season which means that this is an amazing time to find furniture that has good bones but just needs a face lift.  Now, how would you like it if I told you that it's possible to transform that ugly chair (with an upholstered seat) into beautiful Shabby Chic Furniture in 2 hours or less?  Really!  Look what I did while I was doing a … Read More...

Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

This is a product-provided, sponsored conversation that contains affiliate links. I received a 36-count carton of CharcoCaps® Anti-Gas Dietary Supplement Formula for my own personal use. All opinions, text and experiences are my own. If you're following me on Instragram, you've probably noticed that I'm making an effort to be more health … Read More...

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Yellow Squash Cheddar Biscuits by Little House Living

I am so excited that you are all here to share with us again.  If you're new, I like to pick a favorite from the previous weeks party and feature it all on it's own.  My absolute favorite links from over 500 posts shared was this delicious looking Yellow Squash Cheddar Biscuits from Little House Living, which also has a gluten free option.  Be sure … Read More...

Amusement Park Tips

Amusement Park Tips

I am a member of the Mom it Forward Blogger Network and I was compensated by Wet Ones for this article. My summer started late this year because I taught Summer School for the month of June.  If you're following us on Instagram, you've seen that we are up to something just about everyday in the month of August.  In the beginning of this month we … Read More...

Healthy Snacks for After School

Healthy Snacks for After School

Normally with the school year comes after school activities.  Whether your child is four or eighteen, they are more than likely involved with something and I've collected some perfect Healthy Snacks to keep them going after school.  The best part about these snacks is that they include fruits and vegetables, plus there are a bunch of gluten free … Read More...

Cookies and Cream Cupcakes

Cookies and Cream Cupcakes

I have a deep love for anything Oreos.  I was the kid who would trade just about anything for a double stuff Oreo.  I mean, come on, who doesn't love the cream.  Riley has already learned that the stuffing in the middle is the best part and automatically opens it up and licks out the cream.  She hasn't quite conquered dunking her Oreos, but I'm … Read More...

Gluten Free Banana Snack Cake

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Don't let gluten-free baking intimidate you! Topped with an optional Greek yogurt cream cheese frosting, this cake is made without a ton of sugar and no wheat flour, and no special ingredients, but is still super moist and sweet from your kids favorite fruit. For a special after-school snack or healthier treat, try this Gluten-Free Banana Snack … Read More...

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Phyllo Tomato Tart by Allspice and Nutmeg

  You are all so very talented and I've learned not to look at the party on an empty stomach because your recipes could easily have me gain 5 pounds each week.   My number one pick from last week is this absolutely stunning Phyllo Tomato Tart from Allspice and Nutmeg.  You can literally see how fresh this is.  It's as if I can smell the … Read More...

Back to School Teacher Gifts

Back to School Teacher Gifts Apple Cinnamon

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® Elmer’s and Wet Ones, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #CraftandCleanUp http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV As a student, I loved the first day back to school.  I'd look forward to the new outfit, shoes and backpack with anticipation.  It always felt … Read More...


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