Texas Firecrackers from Love Welcome Serve by Amy Hannon – A Southern Comfort Cookbook

A media copy of Love Welcome Serve was received for the purpose of this post, all opinions are my own.  Recipes are reprinted with permission from Center Street, a division of Hachette Book Group. LOVE WELCOME SERVE is a cookbook of Southern … [Read more...]

Mini Meatball Minestrone from Sunday Suppers: Simple, Delicious Menus for Family Gatherings

A media copy of Sunday Suppers was received for the purpose of this post, all opinions are my own.  Recipes are reprinted with permission from Time Inc. Books, a division of Time Inc. New York, NY In the South, relaxing Sunday afternoons regularly … [Read more...]

Try SONIC’s New Holiday Mint Master Shake and Master Blast

I was given a gift card from SONIC for the purpose of purchasing a new Holiday Mint Master Blast to share my thoughts on it with you my readers.  Any opinions given are 100% my own.  What Has Oreo Bits, Real Ice Cream and is Green All … [Read more...]

Dancing Deer Baking for the Holidays

I simply can't believe that it's Thanksgiving already this week, and after that we'll be counting down to Christmas and some for Hanukkah!  My daughter is home from college for Thanksgiving and I honestly don't really want to be spending time baking … [Read more...]

Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas is You!

Affiliate links are used in this post. The Holidays and MAGIC are around the corner! We’ve got just the thing to get you into the holiday spirit— a clip from Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas is You! You won’t want to miss the film’s … [Read more...]

Fun Hand Sanitizer Bottles for the Holidays + Pfizer Pediatric Products Giveaway!

This post has been sponsored by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare. All thoughts and reviews are my own. While we know that frequent and complete hand washing is one of the best ways to combat those seasonal germs, it's HARD to get the kids to do it.  So … [Read more...]

7 Foods to Eat for Better Skin, Hair and Mood

All symptoms of the body from thin, dull hair, and sallow skin, to acne breakouts, body aches and sluggish energy all point to the gut. Gut health is incredibly important making mindful eating an essential part of longevity and anti-aging. If you … [Read more...]

Put the News on Snooze… Taking a Break is Healthy

Overloaded on bad news? You're not alone. When we tune in to see what's going on all we see is suffering from natural disasters, shootings, terror attacks, reports about economic uncertainty and a divided political climate, plus celebrity deaths and … [Read more...]

Lasagna in a Soup Bowl from the new Recipe Book: Stock the Crock

Affiliate links are used in this post.  A media copy of this title was received at no cost to myself from Time Inc. Books.  I don't know about you but the Fix-It and Forget-It slow cooker recipe books, by Phyllis Good, have been a staple in my … [Read more...]

Apple Cider Martini with Khortytsa Vodka

Hey everyone!  We're kicking off our annual Holiday Gift Guide this year with a "Gift for the Foodie."   Let’s face it, if you know someone drinks .. you really can't go wrong with alcohol ;)  As a matter of fact it's probably one of the more … [Read more...]