Gluten Free Pumpkin Pie Tartlets – Healthy Thanksgiving Recipe

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, have you thought of your menu yet? Will you be serving deep fried turkey, creamy mashed potatoes, bread stuffing, calorie-filled gravy and apple pie jam-packed with sugar? While most people choose to eat an unhealthy meal on Thanksgiving, you don’t have to. This year, choose the healthier Thanksgiving meal […]

Almond Crumble Coffee Cake with California Dried Plums

As I get older I’ve been doing more to try and keep healthy.  Making sure that I exercise, drink more water and get more sleep have all been a part of that.  At my last yearly physical my physician’s assistant noted that I am one that would have an increased risk of developing osteoporosis after […]

Coca-Cola Black Forest Brownies & DIY Basketball Coasters Tutorial

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FinalFourPack #CollectiveBias  Coca-Cola is a corporate champion of the NCAA. We have a great time getting together with a group of friends every other week.  We talk and we eat.  Us ladies enjoy crafting together and the guys…well […]

SPLENDA® Sweet Swaps – Poached Pineapple with Sweet Cinnamon Syrup

This post is part of the SPLENDA® Brand Sweet Life Blogger Program by McNeil Nutritionals, LLC and The Motherhood, who sent me products and compensated me for my time.  Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are my own, and I hope you enjoy them. It’s no secret that I like the warm weather. My family […]

Molten Lava Cookie Cakes

Molten Lava Cookie CakesThese are fantastic right out of the oven, warmed up in the microwave later, or even at room temperature.  It is hard to eat just one!

Breakfast Makes Cents at Market Street – Recipes for Cereal & Yogurt

Faux Lemon MeringueThe average cost of lattes for a week could buy you a month of breakfast choices at home. Starting today until the end of September, Market Street is featuring a special selection of breakfast items in their weekly ads, all designed to help you create a quick, easy, nutritious breakfast at home and save.  Savings on cereal, biscuits and yogurt will be a part of the event, and I’ve got a couple of recipes below that you can make with the items you purchase and saved on!

Crispy Licorice Treats Recipe

Today is National Licorice Day, and I wanted to do something fun for my family using some licorice.  I tried to come up with something unique, but just couldn’t get the creative juices going, so I simply cut some Twizzlers up and added them to Crispy Rice Treats.  Not overly unique – but certainly very yummy!