How to Make Peep-A-Boo Easter Treat Pops

#Peeps #WiltonTreatTeam #Easter #Spring #Treats #spon

I have seen Treat Pops here and there on a few of my favorite blogs I follow, but I have never tried to make them myself.  I have to admit – I was nervous to do it and have it come out looking like it was homemade.  However, I am so proud of the way […]

Sit Back and Relax with Brancott Estate’s New “Flight Song” Wines

#BrancottEstate #FlightSong #Wines #MC #sponsored

Last year, I was first introduced to Brancott Estate Wines and let me tell you, I fell in love with their wines!  So when I heard that Brancott Estate released their new “Flight Song” Wines, I had to try them!  Thanks to Mom Central and Brancott Estate, I received two bottles of wine – one […]

PEEP-A-BOO Easter Cupcakes

#Easter #Spring #PEEPS #WiltonTreatTeam #spon

Can you believe that Easter is almost here?  When I was a little girl, PEEPS was one of my favorite Easter candies (other than chocolate of course).  As an adult, I still like snacking on PEEPS, as well as decorating with them.  With the inspiration of Wilton products and PEEPS candies, I created PEEP-A-BOO Easter […]

Duncan Hines Limited Edition Spring Velvets Cake Mix + Recipes

#DuncanHines #Easter #Spring #Cakes #Cupcakes #spon

I love cake mix!  Just ask Frank.  We have a LOT of cake mix in our kitchen – from Devil’s Food to Chocolate Fudge to Yellow to Rainbow Chip.  I was recently introduced to Duncan Hines® Limited Edition Spring Velvets™ Cake Mix – perfect for the upcoming Easter holiday!  Duncan Hines® Limited Edition Spring Velvets™ […]

Go Bold with Pillsbury + Giveaway!!!

#GoBold #spon

We love cake in our family, but the kids especially love cake when they get involved in the process of making it and decorating it.  Whether it’s actually whipping together the batter, frosting the cake or cupcakes or decorating, our kids love to help in the kitchen.  It not only teaches them responsibly and some […]

California Strawberries Farm & Culinary Event

#JustAddStrawberries #California #Travel #spon

A little less than a month ago, I had the opportunity to attend the 365 Days of California Strawberries Farm & Culinary Event with a group of other bloggers.  I love that my family and I were able to drive to and participate in the event.  One of my favorite things about living on the […]

Go Bold with Kids in the Kitchen

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As our kids get have been getting older, they have expressed more of an interest in baking.  Our oldest son, Brian, recently expressed a desire to help me bake up some Pillsbury Funfetti Cupcakes.  I was all for it! I love spending this quality time with him in the kitchen.  Not only does it give […]

Easy Peeps Cupcakes from Wilton

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As a mom with a big family and who works full-time from home, I still enjoy baking and decorating, but often times look for recipe ideas that are both yummy, quick and easy.  Not to mention ideas that are kid-friendly!  Recently, our kids and I created Easy PEEPS Cupcakes made with Wilton supplies. I anxiously […]

Spend Less Time in the Kitchen with Campbell’s Slow Cooker Sauces + Giveaway

#CampbellsKitchen #Giveaway #spon

I enjoy cooking, but I don’t enjoy all the time I spend preparing and cooking meals.  This is not to say I won’t do it, but I love it when meals are made easily.  I was recently introduced to Campbell’s Slow Cooker Sauces and love them!  Not only do they make meal preparation easy, but […]

Central Coast: Wine Tasting at Kelsey See Canyon Vineyards

#Winetasting #centralcoast #KelseyWinery

One of my favorite wineries on the Central Coast is the Kelsey Winery.  Frank, myself and a few of my girlfriends went wine tasting at Kelsey Winery for the first time last year and I fell in love with it.  We’ve even back a few other times since – bringing friends who have visited the […]

Battle of the Brews + Keurig Giveaway!!!

#BattleoftheBrews #Keurig #spon

Do you own a Keurig? I have one and I absolutely love it! Most recently I received a Keurig Mini Plus Brewing System in Aqua Blue.  I love it!  One of the things I really like about the Keurig Brewing Systems is that you can use the same sized K-Cups in a variety of flavors, […]

12 Kid-Friendly, Sunday Dinner Ideas


Our family enjoys meals together each night, but there is just something special about Sunday Dinners. When we have the kids, the conversation not only needs to be kid-friendly, but so does the food. I recently discovered and found some amazing Sunday Night Dinner Recipe ideas! In fact, I created my own collection of […]

Find New Meal Options at Pei Wei!

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pei Wei Asian Diner for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you ever been to Pei Wei before?  I have and it is so yummy – and fast!  Pei Wei offers a menu of fresh, high-quality Asian cuisine featuring 35 fresh, hand-cut ingredients.  […]

Dunkin’ Donuts Blogger Event with Hungry Girl + Giveaway

#DunkinDonuts #DunkinAtHome #HungryGirl #spon

At the end of last year, I had the opportunity to head down to LA and check out the new Hungry Girl Headquarters courtesy of Dunkin’ Donuts.  It was so much fun!  There was good coffee, good food and good company!  It was awesome being able to reunite with a few of the members of […]

Getting Kids in the Kitchen with Dream Dinners

#DreamDinners #Foodie #FamilyFun #spon

Frank and I have 6 kids and each of them at one time or another has expressed an interest in cooking or baking in the kitchen. I LOVE that!!! Frank and I recently discovered Dream Dinners and have enjoyed preparing dinners together at least once a month for our family. It’s a fun experience for […]