Princess in Training Birthday Party with Disney #JuniorCelebrates

Princess in Training Birthday Party

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias #JuniorCelebrates I recently threw a “Princess in Training” Birthday Party using Disney Junior Celebrates products, and it was a blast! You can get all of my recipes and party planning ideas in this post. Something you may… 

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Pumpkin Pie Milkshake and Eco Straws Review + Giveaway

pumpkin pie milkshake

Fall is almost here, but not quite yet, so I am combining one of the things I love about fall–Pumpkin! With one of the things I love about the warmer weather–Milkshakes! And boy oh boy am I glad I did. I made a big batch of Pumpkin Ice Cream, using the same base I use… 

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IFBC and Link Party

Beef its what's for dinner

Welcome to my link party! I know I have been horrible and not participated in a few weeks…ahem…months. I had a lot going on. Flood, car accident, kid activities, etc. But now I am trying to be good and get back into the swing of things. So let’s start with what I have been up… 

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Peanut Butter Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake Fondue

peanut butter pumpkin pie cheesecake dip

A fun way to enjoy pumpkin flavor this fall–This peanut butter pumpkin pie cheesecake fondue tastes great hot or cold, and is perfect for dipping whatever you have on hand: pretzels, marshmallows, berries, and more! My kids are obsessed with fondue. Not necessarily the cheese part, but the ability to dip everything you eat, from… 

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Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream

pumpkin_pie ice cream

I hope you are not sick of pumpkin yet because I have SO MANY great pumpkin recipes coming up. And really guys, I realize there are tons of pumpkin recipes out there, so I was trying to be a little “out of the box”. I may have failed, but it was a tasty failure to… 

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Creamy Jalapeno Taquitos


Creamy jalapeno chicken cooked to perfection in the slow cooker, and wrapped in a tortilla then baked to achieve perfect crispiness! Your tastebuds will be dancing the salsa. This year I grew a few things in my garden, and well…not much turned out. A green thumb I do not have! But I did get jalapenos…. 

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Salt and Pepper Chicken and Dutis Salt and Pepper Grinder Mill Review

salt and pepper chicken

A rich flavorful chicken with crispy basil leaves, and just the right amount of salt and pepper! There are so many different ways to prepare salt and pepper chicken. You can use sesame oil, cilantro, garlic, milk, etc. I mean seriously it is hard to define what “salt and pepper chicken” really is because there… 

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Pumpkin Baked Oatmeal Squares & Stroller Organizer Review

baked pumpkin oatmeal squares

I keep seeing pumpkin memes all over. And I laugh, and cheer! I love pumpkin, so I love Fall because you can get pumpkin anything. And those memes mean pumpkin everything is now available. Yummy. These oatmeal squares are a fantastic way to enjoy that pumpkin! They make a great snack while hiking or biking,… 

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The Best Chewy Chocolate Brownies

the best chewy chocolate brownies

Thick, moist, chewy chocolate brownies, the perfect indulgence, and made in just one pot and one pan! There is just something about an ooey, gooey, thick, rich, chewy brownie that I can’t get enough of. I used to think that brownies, cakes, etc. should all just be made from the box. Super fast, super easy,… 

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Summer Squash and Tortellini Bake

Summer Squash Tortellini Bake

A hearty, flavorful, pasta bake that includes all those healthy summer squashes! Packed with cheese, sausage, corn, and marinara, even kids will love this meal! One of the most challenging things for me as a blogger is presenting not-so-pretty food in an appetizing way. It is my “job” to make the pictures good enough to… 

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Blueberry Banana Bread

blueberry banana bread

A light, airy, and oh so tasty blueberry banana bread. Banana bread is usually a heavier, moist, bread, but this one achieves the airiness you don’t expect with all the flavor you do. Don’t you just kind of hate coming back from vacation? When I was dropping my kindergartener off at school today I ran… 

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