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Paleo Hazelnut Butter – AKA Nutella – 12 Ways to Use it.

Paleo Hazelnut Butter is a wonderful substitute for Nutella. Did you know that February 5 is considered Nutella day?  If you love chocolate and hazelnuts, you have likely tried Nutella.  But what happens in you wish to follow a Paleo diet?  Is Nutella a thing of the past for you? Thankfully, that is not the case. …

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Paleo Espresso Chocolate Hazelnut Energy Bites.

Are you looking for an afternoon snack or after workout treat that is Paleo and super delicious? Try one of the Paleo espresso chocolate hazelnut energy bites. They are loaded with goodness, and so, so tasty. These Paleo Espresso Chocolate Hazelnut Energy Bites pack a nutritious punch in one delicious mouthful. I’m fond of any …

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How to Cook the Perfect Holiday Ham

Treat your family to a holiday ham this Perfect Holiday Christmas instead of a turkey. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ForTheLoveOfHam #CollectiveBias For years, our family always had turkey at both Thanksgiving and for our Christmas meal. But a few years ago, I …

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Eggnog Muffins – A Holiday Favorite

 Christmas morning is always special at our house. We open our Christmas gifts throughout the day, not just in one mad rush, and we stop mid morning for a nice Christmas breakfast or brunch. These eggnog muffins will be sure to become one of our holiday favorite brunch additions in years to come. It’s Christmas …

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How to Make the Perfect DIY Coffee Lovers Gift Basket & 2 Free Printables

This coffee lovers gift basket is the perfect personalized Christmas gift to show someone special how much you love them. And they are very easy to make by following my tips. Deck the halls with lots of baskets…gift baskets that is! I just love to come up with all kinds of gift baskets to treat …

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Chicken Pot Pie – Cinnamon Apple & Pear Salad – Easy Fall Meal

‘Tis the season for easy meals in my house.  I adore this time of the year, but it’s a busy one for sure.  I’m always on the lookout for simple meals for those special nights during the festive season. It seems that there is never enough family time with Halloween and Trick or treating, preparing …

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Spicy Szechuan Garlic Pepper Pork Stir Fry

Can we say sweet?  Can we say spicy?   What a great combination.  I don’t normally care for spicy dishes but when you quiet the flames a bit with some sweetness, it’s yes please, I’ll have some!  This delicious garlic pepper pork stir fry has all the flavor of your favorite take away pork stir fry.  …

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Southern Chicken Pot Pie with a Cotton Country Shortbread Topping

Mmmm…mmmmm.  Southern cooking and some country music. What a great combination.  When I think of Southern food, I think of hearty dishes cooked with a lot of love (and a bit of butter!)  This Southern country pot pie with a cotton country shortbread stuffing is the perfect way to celebrate the 49th Annual Country Music …

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Southern Cooking Made Easy with Martha White

Southern cooking…some call it soul food.   Some call it hearty food.  Others say it is all about the seasonings.  I say that southern cooking is just plain delicious. Whether your love is hush puppies, biscuits and gravy, or rich and hearty muffins, the taste says divine and the food says “cooked with love.” This is …

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Reading Corner Makeover – A Place to Relax

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ICantEven #BigLots #CollectiveBias My reading corner makeover gives me the perfect spot to have a cup of tea and relax with my favorite gardening magazine.   I have a corner of my family room that is a great …

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Tuscan Inspired Tomato Basil Chicken

Treat Your Family to the Taste of Italy with this Tuscan Inspired Tomato Basil Chicken Recipe. This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Bertolli®. The opinions and text are all mine. May I introduce you to new favorite way to eat chicken? This Tuscan inspired tomato basil chicken with a buttery …

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8 Tips for Keeping Your Dog Happy

Keeping Your Dog Happy is Easy if You Follow Just a Few Simple Tips. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PedigreeGives #CollectiveBias Our family members are huge animal lovers.  We have had so many furry friends that have become a part of our family …

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Effortless Meals – Easy Chicken Fajitas

Effortless Meals! These easy chicken fajitas make back to school mealtime a breeze. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EffortlessMeals #CollectiveBias This is such a busy time of the year.  The summer is over, kids are heading back to school and there don’t seem …

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Gluten Free Black Bean Pizza with Corn and Veggies

Okay, it is time to make your mouth dance.  As in, what the heck did you put on that pizza that makes it taste so amazing dance.    This gluten free black bean pizza is loaded up with some of the freshest ingredients around and the barbecue sauce base will have a party in your mouth, …

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Before and After Power Washing Photos

These Power Washing Photos Show the Amazing Transformation of the Front of our Home. I am participating in a sponsored campaign hosted by Advil®. I received compensation for this post. All opinions stated are my own. It’s been a busy summer for my husband and me. Power washing the exterior of our house and surrounding …

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Warm Tuscan Bacon Potato Salad – A Grill Side dish

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FireUpTheGrill #CollectiveBias This Warm Bacon Potato Salad makes a Great Grill Side Dish. The motto in our house all summer long is “it’s time to Fire up the Grill.”  We grill most of the year, but in the …

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30 Tips for a Great Vegetable Garden Harvest Plus 6 Garden Recipes

Do you have a great vegetable harvest, or is yours just so so this year? Follow my 30 tips for a great vegetable garden harvest, and you will be bringing in baskets of fresh vegetables all summer long this year. This vegetable gardening post brought to you by Gilmour. The content and opinions expressed below are …

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Summer Time Hot Dog and Fresh Vegetable Stir Fry – Perfect for Outdoor Eating

During the summer time I am always looking for simple recipes that are easy to make and lend themselves to outdoor eating.  This summertime hot dog and fresh vegetable stir fry could not be easier to prepare.  All that is needed when it is done is to add a side salad and serve dinner on …

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