New Rold Gold Pretzel Thins Giveaway and Cheesy Pretzel Dip

Cheesy Pretzel Dip |

National Pretzel Day is almost here (April 26th)! What better way to celebrate than with ROLD GOLD’s new Pretzel Thins? I have always loved pretzels, especially ROLD GOLD Pretzels! Well, the folks at ROLD GOLD brand are making snacking more interesting with their new ROLD GOLD Pretzel Thins! Think cracker but in pretzel form. This... Read More

Disconnect to Reconnect Giveaway

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For many years now, Smucker’s has promoted the Power of Family Meals, an initiative that emphasizes the benefits of eating together as a family.  This is something I feel strongly about and is one of the reasons I began my blog, to help encourage family meal time. As part of that initiative, Smucker’s is launching... Read More

Easy Apple Butter Pancakes and Musselman’s Giveaway

Easy Apple Butter Pancakes |

As winter gives way to spring, it’s the perfect excuse to gather together with your loved ones. This time of year is ideal for casual brunches, so for your next midday feast with friends and family,  I took inspiration from the changing weather and created a easy new spin on a brunch/breakfast staple using Mussleman’s... Read More

Seven Layer Tostadas

Seven Layer Tostadas |

My family are big fans of seven layer dip! It is great to serve at gatherings and the men in my house love to have it while watching their favorite game on the TV. A while back, I made some individual seven layers dips.  Then I got to thinking………… A tostada shell is really just... Read More

Buffalo Chex Mix

Buffalo Chex Mix

I must say I love snacking with Chex! So with the heat of the college basketball season among us, why not score extra points with this delicious Buffalo Chex® Mix recipe for your gathering? Kick up your party a notch and make sure your snacking spread boasts a variety of different flavor profiles. Hungry fans... Read More

Crock Pot Cuisine Review

Crock Pot Cuisine Roasted Chicken and Dumplings Box

I was recently asked to review  the new Crock Pot Cuisine slow cooker meals. This new product offers chef inspired meals shipped right to your door. You get 4 meals that each serve 4 people for $23.99 per meal. That is at least as much as you would probably spend for one meal eating out. So, it is a great... Read More

Beefy Tomato and Macaroni Soup

Beefy Tomato and Macaroni Soup |

Right now, the weather in Utah is a tease for me. One day it can be 60 and sunny. The next day can be 40 and rainy (or even snowy). So since the weather varies, so does my food mood. On those cold days, I often crave soup. This recipe is from one of those... Read More

Greek Chicken Salad Wraps

Greek Chicken Salad Wraps |

I can’t believe the first day of spring is almost here! I love when the seasons change. Not just for the weather, but for how the food changes too. One of the changes I love to see in spring is more salads and sandwiches. Today, I have a chicken salad with a greek twist to... Read More

WiseDecor Giveaway

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I enjoy using vinyl lettering in my home decor. I remember years ago, when this first showed up where I live as a way to put lettering on wooden boards used as signs or plaques in home decor. I still have some pieces from then in my house. I have one in my kitchen that... Read More

St. Patrick’s Day with Wholly Guacamole and a Giveaway


Only a couple days to St. Patrick’s Day and I have some fun ideas to celebrate with from Wholly Guacamole. I have never been a fan of avocados on their own, but I absolutely love them when they are turned into guacamole. I wish everyone in my family loved guacamole as much as I do.... Read More