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Spring Into Free Flavor With International Delight {#freecreamer}

International Delight

To celebrate the beginning of spring, International Delight is making a big splash with their Spring Into Free Flavor Sweepstakes. All you have to do is “Like” International Delight on Facebook and you’ll be entered to win creamer for one whole delicious year! Have you tried International Delight's … [Continue Reading...]

Hens Clutch of #Giveaways 3/23 – 3/29 {linky}

Happy Friday! It's been 80 degrees here in Northwestern PA ALL WEEK LONG! What happened to Spring? I can't complain though, it's gorgeous outside and the chickens are loving it! Check out the big pointy egg someone laid this morning! I am so excited for Saturday! My daughter {and my hubs, and my … [Continue Reading...]

Celebrate 100 delicious years with OREO cookies – share your #OREOmoment on Facebook to win $200!

OREO 100th birthday

Can you believe that OREO is celebrating it's 100th Birthday? Happy Birthday OREO! You sure have aged well :). To celebrate this fabulous milestone, I'm sharing some of my earliest OREO memories! Back when I was growing up, my parents pretty much made everything homemade. We didn't have many … [Continue Reading...]

{almost} Wordless Wednesday – the making of the rainbow cake

rainbow cake

When I saw an adorable rainbow cake on Pinterest awhile back, I knew that we would have to try making one of our own! St. Patrick's Day was the perfect time to bake up this colorful treat and I think that my daughter Pie did a wonderful job! We had a bit of a mishap with the baby cake... {mom tried … [Continue Reading...]

Sweet & Spicy Foil Roasted Corned Beef #recipe

roasted corned beef

Whew, I am tired! I spent all day today baking and cooking. It was so worth it! Usually I throw all of our corned beef fixings in the crock pot and then let it cook all day. We've always liked it this way, it's just plain good. Today, I found out that roasting the corned beef similar to the way … [Continue Reading...]

On Our Table

Potluck Apple Pie Bars #Recipe {make pie in a sheet pan}

apple pie bars

Our annual family reunion was this past Saturday and we always have a ton of delicious treats to share while we visit and catchup. I've been so hungry for Apple Pie lately that I went searching for the perfect recipe to take with me. I combined two favorite pie recipes into this one big delicious … [Read More...]

Pepperoni and Cheese Balls and Bread with frozen dough

cheese and pepperoni bread

We bought the store out, so we decided to make our own! Super G. decided that since we always seem to buy up all of the pepperoni balls at the grocery store, that we should start making our own instead. Pepperoni Balls are the easiest things to make -- all they are is dough, pepperoni and cheese. … [Read More...]

Recipe : Mini Meatloaf Muffin Cups

mini meatloaf cups

Sometimes, dinner pops up when you least expect it! Last week, I was busy getting my new computer all set up and before I knew it, everyone was asking what was for dinner! Dinner was "supposed" to be meatloaf, but I had forgotten to make the loaf and put it in the oven an hour earlier. So, Mini … [Read More...]

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Home & Garden

diy rustic wheel herb container garden project

DIY Rustic Wheel Herb Garden How-To #MiracleGroProject

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Miracle-Gro for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Gardening should be fun!  I love to … [Read More...]

my weekly menu board

DIY Photo Frame Menu Board with Fellowes Saturn2 95 Laminator

I know I have been saying it a LOT, but it is almost time for our kids to go back to school! Nine more days until the big day! We have been getting … [Read More...]

Family Moments

Dinosaur Park 1988 - Rapid City, South Dakota

Dad and The Giant Dinosaur :: Throw Back Thursday #tbt

I have wanted to participate in Throwback Thursday for a while now, but I always forget! Not today! I dug out some old photos and hope to remember to … [Read More...]

recipe book from a mini photo album

Preserve Memories with a DIY Photo Album Recipe Book #CanonPIXMA

This is a sponsored conversation inspired by the Canon PIXMA MG7120. All thoughts and opinions are genuine and 100% my own. For more information on … [Read More...]