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Key Lime Pie squares


Whip up these yummy Key Lime pie squares for dessert and your friends will think you visited the local bake shop! The honey-flavored wheat germ in the crust enhances the flavor and makes it more nutrient dense. (Note: This recipe also works as a large tart. Follow the directions for the small tarts but instead of using a cupcake pan, use a 9-inch pie plate. Pour the crust mixture into the un-greased pie plate and press onto the bottom and sides to form the crust. Bake for 10 minutes or until … [Read more...]

April Fools Day Recipes

Cookie Dough Dip

April Fools Day Recipes April Fools Day Recipes are so much fun! You can trick your family into eating sweets that look like savory foods, or the other way around, seeing their faces when they bite into something and it doesn't taste at all like they had expected... it's hilarious! Everyone should do it! Another fun idea is to trick your kids, and then let them trick the other parent or grandparent, kids love playing pranks on people and they will remember it for a long time to … [Read more...]

Chocolate Marble Cookies

Chocolate marble cookies recipe

Today I have a guest post from Kennedei from Kennyista, and she has a fabulous recipe for you. She has a terrific little blog that you should take time to check out. You can find her social media links below. Everyone has made a mistake while cooking or baking before. Some of us have made quite a few. Surprisingly, this mistake turned out well! I decided to make chocolate chip cookies one day. Of course as I got to the point to add the chocolate chips (the last step) I found out that we were … [Read more...]

Chex Party Mix recipes for Christmas

Mexican Hot Chocolate Chex Mix Recipe

My friend Laurie from GuessingAllTheWay.com recently attended an event about Chex Party Mix recipes for Christmas. She is amazing beyond amazing, and I adore her! You should head over and take a peek at her blog.  She wrote this guest post- Finding just the right gift during the holidays can be quite the struggle.  I mean who knows what everyone on their list needs or wants?  That’s why sometimes heading to the kitchen and creating something unexpected makes the perfect … [Read more...]

Caza Trail Donut Shop Coffee

caza trail donut shop blend

“I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Sturm Foods, Inc. I received a promotional item and product samples as a thank you for participating”   My mornings are my "me" time, and it's often the only time that I am alone at all until the boys' go to bed, and even then I am hanging out with Jason. The mornings are when I take a deep breath and relax, I think about the things that make me happy and I sit there living in that moment for as long as I can. In … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Brulee Cheesecake

Pumpkin Brulee Cheesecake Recipe- Moose and Tater

Today I have a recipe for you that is sure to be a hit at your Thanksgiving dinner this year! Healthy Pumpkin Brulee Cheesecake, yum! It is a recipe from FoodNetwork.com especially for all of you to enjoy. I know that I am going to give it a shot, I love anything "Brulee," and this looks delightful in every way. It has a slight crunch to the top and a creamy center with a graham cracker crust.              For … [Read more...]

Bison for Thanksgiving

I was checking out some recipes for Thanksgiving and I stumbled onto the Bison Council and a bunch of recipes that had me drooling! From Bison burgers to Bison Steak Stir Fry, and here in Colorado we eat quite a bit of bison! If you haven't had it, maybe now is the time to check it out and surprise your Thanksgiving guests with something new and tasty.  Disclosure: This is a Fashionista Events opportunity … [Read more...]

Halloween recipe for Chocolate Crispies

South African Chocolate Crispies

Halloween is a time of celebration and superstition – and its right around the corner! Here is a little fact for you, did you know the nearly 2,000 year old holiday was originally a pre-celebration for the Celts New Year, which began on November 1, marking the end of summer and the beginning of the dark, cold winter? Of course today the Halloween tradition is trick or treating for Reese’s peanut butter cups, Snickers bars and more! But if you went trick-or-treating in another … [Read more...]

Halloween recipes for kids

Halloween recipes for kids

I am always looking for good Halloween recipes for kids, FoodNetwork.com has some amazing ones right now! They have allowed me to share a great one with you, Hot Dog Mummies! So easy, and so cool!  Take a look at how cute they are, they would be perfect for a Halloween party or just for a family dinner! Can you imagine the surprise and delight you would see on your kids' faces if they were sitting at the table and you put these Hot Dog Mummies down in front of them?  For … [Read more...]

Flatout bread- Target Giveaway


Flatout Flatbread is launching in Super Targets and they are doing a special BOGO offer with StarKist Tuna! Starting September 23rd, when you buy Flatout at Super Target, you get a free pouch of StarKist. Quick and easy meals are necessary when school time rolls around, between work, school, extracurricular activities and everything else that we have going on it is hard to think about cooking a full meal most nights, but I am always looking for a healthy, nutritious alternative. This is where … [Read more...]