Keeping the Energy Up with V8 Protein Bars & Shakes

Keeping the Energy Up with V8 Protein Bars & Shakes #v8protein #ad

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When V8 Protein sent me these NEW V8 Protein bars and shakes, I was super excited to give them a try.  I’ve been trying to get in shape so I can walk/run/jog in my first 5k race which is coming up soon.  One thing that I’ve learned over the past year […]

Campbell’s Address Your Heart & Easy Chicken Shepherd’s Pie Recipe

Easy Chicken Shepherds Pie Recipe #HeartHealth #CampbellSoup #AmericanHeartAssociation #Heart Disease #ad

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If you like quick and tasty meals you’re going to like this Easy Chicken Shepherd’s Pie recipe by Campbell Soup Company.  It’s easy to make and fast to assemble.  Plus, you can even make it with leftovers, which is both a time and a money saver. That’s what my husband did while I was finishing […]

The Boxtrolls Family Movie Night & Marshmallow Pretzel Popcorn Bars Recipe

The Boxtrolls Family Movie Night & Marshmallow Pretzel Popcorn Bars Recipe #BoxtrollsFamilyNite #Pmedia #ad

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Family movie night is a staple in our house.  It has been since our kids were tiny.  I think because we started the tradition when they were so small it’s easy to keep it as part of our family time […]

Valentine’s Day Party Ideas & Paper Fortune Cookie Tutorial

Valentine's Day Party Ideas & Paper Fortune Cookie Tutorial #CapriSunParties #Ad #ValentinesDay

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Today I’ve got some Valentine’s Day party ideas that are budget friendly, fun and fast!  Simple ideas like adding hearts and triangles to the straws of Capri Sun drinks can really make a themed party come alive.

Photo props are super fun!  I use ‘em!  Keep […]

TruMoo Chocolate Marshmallow Whoopie Pies for Valentine’s Day

TruMoo Chocolate Marshmallow Whoopie Pies for Valentine's Day #TruMoo #ad

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I feel like I should just put an arrow pointing to the photo above and say nothing else because that yumminess pretty much speaks for itself, don’t you think so?  I mean just look at it.  Delicious!  Festive!  Fun!  Then I remember that you weren’t with me when I […]

Estancia Wine Pairings & Recipes

msg 4 21+ Estancia Chardonnay paired with Tomato Feta & Chives Mini Toast #ArtOfEntertaining #Ad

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My husband and I really enjoy entertaining with friends and family.  One of our entertaining tips is to create a wine pairing.  It’s a great way to learn what your guests enjoy and it always seems to lead to discussions about great dishes […]

Easy Puff Pastry Pizza Sticks with Crystal Farms Cheese & LeCreuset Giveaway

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I felt like a genius when I came up with this Puff Pastry Pizza Stick recipe because it served two needs for me: #1 to feed my hungry teenage sons a quick snack and #2 it became another great appetizer that I can take to the […]

Easy SNICKERS® Popcorn Recipe for the Big Game

Easy SNICKERS® Popcorn Recipe for the Big Game #BigGameTreats #Ad

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We look forward to the football season every year and all year.  I’m serious…all year.  For example, about a week after the season ends we start talking about spring training and going to watch our team practice.  We cheer and root for our favorite college team (so beloved by us that we named our […]