Mini Coffee Cake Recipe (Starbucks knock off)

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My bub’s is a freshman in high school. His classes every Wednesday start an hour later….. I don’t know why….but I know that I have loved having one more hour to start my day with him every week. We have gone to breakfast….stopped for coffee…and it is a hour that we can talk without any interruptions. You know teenage boys…they don’t just pour out … [Read more...]

Raspberry Crème Protein Smoothie

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of V8 Protein for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Breakfast needs to be quick, painless, grab and go and good. My friends at V8 wanted me to share with you some new breakfast products that have just hit your grocery shelves. These new protein shakes and breakfast bars are great tasting on their … [Read more...]

Strawberry Lemonade Pie Cups

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Hey yall! We made it to Friday....although I haven't showered the better part of the week and my diet has consisted of muffins, coffee and vodka....all is good:) My kiddos went back to school today...three cheers for routine being restored! The charity playhouse is almost ready for it's finishing touches...and I am so excited to share with you some … [Read more...]

Banana Pancake Cookies

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Snow days make me lazy...and when I'm lazy I tend to bake....that makes no sense....I digress....here is something to bake today...that is sort of kind of healthy. Enjoy:) I am going back to bed...:) I call these a banana pancake cookie because they are light and fluffy just like a pancake except they are totally portable like a cookie. They … [Read more...]

Ham and Cheese Slider Recipe

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Happy weekend!!! I am on my way down to the Playhouse this morning to help paint. I will be sharing a few pics on instagram I am sure:) It is very exciting to see it come together. Be sure and take a minute to sign up for My Favorite Things Giveaway!! My friend Sherrie made these about a year or so ago and they have become staple in our house. … [Read more...]

Peanut butter Cup Cookie Recipe

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I have 400 blog post started….but none of them ready to finish and post yet. I am working a mile a minute to gather all the touches for the charity home playhouses. We are about 2 weeks away from moving the playhouse from where it is being built to the fairgrounds where the Home Builders Show will be held. Plus I have 2 clients right now who are … [Read more...]

Make ahead Sausage Ball recipe

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Did you watch the SNL Christmas special this past holiday? It is so completely inappropriate but the Alec Baldwin “sweatie balls” scene….makes me laugh so hard. And sadly whenever I make these I think of that skit. Youtube it if you missed it…12 year old humor…but still… These make ahead sausage balls are great for a rowdy hungry crowd. You can … [Read more...]

2 ingredient Queso Recipe

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of RO*TEL & VELVEETA for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Don’t ya think queso is the fondue of our time? I remember when my parents had card parties… my mom would pull out her fondue pot and all of the little sticks and the cut up bread and vegetables. Cheese can be so magical don't you … [Read more...]

Cheesy Lemon Chicken Orzo

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So as you read this today....I am knee deep in cleaning my kitchen. I got a call on Monday morning that a major network wanted to come and "scout" our kitchen for a series. Yikes! We are so flippin excited...but trying to not get too excited. The producers are looking at a few other homes in our neighborhood...and we are by far not the grandest … [Read more...]

Low Calorie Brownie Recipe

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of AllWhites Egg Whites for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Hey yall! Have a good weekend? Darn those Packers...am I right?!?! We were soooooooo rooting for them to go to another Super Bowl. The end of that game was complete craziness! We are enjoying one more day off although my day started off … [Read more...]