Category Archives: Food

Easy Cheesy Potato Soup

Easy Cheesy Potato Soup

  This Easy Cheesy Potato soup recipe is one of my favorite comfort foods for cold winter weekends I have been making it for as long as I can remember and everyone loves it! I hope you enjoy it too! Ingredients 7 medium potatoes 2 carrots 1 stalk celery 3 cups milk 2 cups waterContinue Reading

Easy Sticky Bun Recipe

Easy Sticky Bun Recipe

When we go visit my aunt she always makes the most amazing sticky bun for breakfast.  I always want to make it at home but 1.  I never have the right ingredients on hand (frozen bread dough balls and cook and serve vanilla pudding to name a few) and 2.  You have to prepare itContinue Reading

Family Pizza (Perogie) Night plus a Gift Card Giveaway

Family Pizza (Perogie) Night plus a Gift Card Giveaway

It has been awhile since I have given the kids the opportunity to help me cook.  If they had it their way they would help cook every night, instead, I usually go through the motions as quick as I can just to make sure we have a hot meal on the table in enough timeContinue Reading

Party Time With Ragu – Recipes and Giveaway

Party Time With Ragu – Recipes and Giveaway

We have a big family and lots of friends so when it comes time for one of the kids birthday parties it can be a big production.  Part of the program I am in with Ragu Mom’s the Word on Dinner is to have a party and show how Ragu can help with easy, healthyContinue Reading

Pizza Soup

Pizza Soup

About 10 years ago I went out to lunch with a few co-workers and had the most interesting soup I have ever tasted in my life, pizza soup.  I raved on and on about it to my husband and we have gone back to that same restaurant several times since then and they have neverContinue Reading

Ragu Mom’s The Word On Dinner

Ragu pasta sauce recently launched a program called Mom’s The Word On Dinner, where real moms are talking about real dinnertime issues such as table manners and picky eaters and giving readers ideas for overcoming a variety dinnertime challenges.  I am excited to announce that I have been asked to be a Ragu Dinner ClubContinue Reading

Have you #CrushedIt Today?

As most of you know I have been involved with Collective Bias as a blogger for the last several years, and I have had the opportunity to work with many great brands on some awesome projects through the Social Fabric Community.  Several months ago I began working full time as the Community Manger for SocialContinue Reading

Yummy Mess Free S’mores With Kraft Foods Plus a Giveaway!

Yummy Mess Free S’mores With Kraft Foods Plus a Giveaway!

One of our favorite things to do when we go camping is make s’mores.  The thing I don’t like about s’mores is the sticky mess.  I’m not tipically a germ o phobic person but it really grosses me out when leaves and dirt get stuck to my kids fingers when they eat s’mores and thenContinue Reading

Frank’s RedHot Sweet Super Bowl Chili

Frank’s RedHot Sweet Super Bowl Chili

#FranksRedHot Sweet Super Bowl Chili Recipe   Ingredients 3 pounds ground meat of your choice (beef, chuck, turkey) 1 15 – 18 oz  jar of spaghetti sauce 1 jar Frank’s RedHot Sweet Chili Sauce tortilla chips shredded colby jack cheese   Directions Brown ground meat and drain Add spaghetti sauce and Frank’s RedHot Sweet ChiliContinue Reading

America’s Most Wanted Sandwich Has Begun ~ Please Vote and Help Me Win!

America’s Most Wanted Sandwich Has Begun ~ Please Vote and Help Me Win!

In December I was invited to Chicago to visit the Sara Lee kitchens and prepare for America’s Most Wanted Sandwich! I’m so excited to finally share this news with all of you! I’m one of the Hillshire Farms Fresh 15 that will be competing for a $5,000 prize for myself and $5,000 for my charityContinue Reading