Gift Ideas for the Entertainer on your Christmas List!

October 14, 2015

If you’re like me, you’ve got a huge family. This is wonderful most of time; however, when Christmas rolls around, it seems I’m never prepared! I’ve got a Techie, a Gamer, several Outdoorsy types, two or three Chefs and that ever-so Crafty DIY’er to buy for. But this year, I feel so much better about […]

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Orca Bean Chicken Chili

September 25, 2015

Like it or not, Fall is here! Personally, it’s my favorite time of year, so I’m over-the-moon that I can drag out the autumnal decorations, spicy-scented candles and colorful scarves and start baking allthepumpkinthings. While it’s not full-on Autumn weather, the temps have a slight coolness to them here in North Texas… which is perfect […]

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AvoRanch Chicken Salad

August 28, 2015

Collaboration posts with Stonyfield make me happy. Not only do I get to work with such a wonderful company, but I’m introduced to new partners as well, like Wayfair. With over a “zillion things home”®, Wayfair’s website is a one-stop shop for any and everything home-related. I could’ve easily spent an entire day (or three) […]

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Spicy Pad Thai with Zoodles

August 21, 2015

I’ve been on the Zoodle bandwagon for quite a while, but never pulled the trigger on buying a tool. There are several on the market, but none that wouldn’t require me to find enough counter or pantry space to store. However, OXO recently came to my rescue once again with their new Hand-Held Spiralizer. This […]

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Disney Social Media Moms Celebration – ‘On the Road’ in Austin!

August 19, 2015

The Disney Social Media Moms ‘On the Road’ Celebration is exciting, uplifting, motivating and all-around, magical! If you’re lucky enough to be invited to a stop on the tour each year, you know that there’s a show to be seen and a story to be told. This year’s third and final U.S. stop of the […]

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‘Spiced Delight’ Protein Shake

July 31, 2015

With a lot of events and a busy calendar for Fall, I’ve been trying to streamline my eating habits with clean & healthy recipes. The vegan lifestyle is no joke, especially when you’re addicted to daily coffee runs and ice cream after dinner. But, with the handful of wonderful products I was able to try […]

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Sweet Throwbacks with Coffee-mate Toll House Chocolate Chip Cookie, Part 2

July 30, 2015

Disclosure: Compensation was provided by Nestlé Coffee-mate® via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Coffee-mate®. After fondly reminiscing last month on my many Vacation Bible School memories, I was excited for my nephew to experience VBS this year and make […]

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Mona Lisa Onion Dip with Stonyfield & Late July Organic Snacks

July 8, 2015

It’s always exciting when a delivery of Late July Organic chips lands on my doorstep. I’ve been a fan of theirs since I first tried their flavors last year. Not only are they really tasty, they’re Certified USDA Organic, Non-GMO, allergy-friendly and gluten-free, leaving out peanuts, tree nuts, soy and sesame. Five of their seven […]

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Sweet Throwbacks with Coffee-mate Toll House Chocolate Chip Cookie

June 25, 2015

Disclosure: Compensation was provided by Nestlé Coffee-mate® via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Coffee-mate®. With summer in full swing, it’s time for Vacation Bible School. Each morning as I make my social media rounds, I see more and more […]

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Seven Years of Sweet Treats on ‘My Baking Heart’!

June 8, 2015

This year arrived with a loud crash and bang. With the flooding of a garage, trips to the ER, surgeries, post-op appointments, physical therapy and the passing of my grandmother Mango, I feel like I’ve seen better days. My life is a blessed one, most definitely, but hopefully 2015 is smooth sailing from here on […]

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