I'm running a poll over on our Facebook page asking how many of you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to a LOCAL or NATIONAL meal kit delivery service. If you aren't sure what I mean, take a look at the companies listed below. There are more than just the few that I mentioned above. Even some of the name brand foods that you love have gotten on the meal kit bandwagon and are creating their own that you can purchase directly from your local grocery store, such as Stouffer's Meal Kits. For busy households, sometimes having … [Read more...] about Do You Subscribe to a Meal Kit Delivery Service?
Food and Drink
Who doesn't love a good meal and a great drink? Here we share our love of food and wine, comfort foods, cool summer drinks and so much more!
Does anything beat a dinner party? This may once have been something your parents did, but the moment you have kids, you’ll come to understand why. Adult responsibilities mean you can’t just hit the town with mates whenever you fancy. Instead, we have to stay in for the kids. Before you know, it’s dinner parties or nothing if you want to catch up with friends. Lucky for you, hosting a dinner party can be more fun than you imagine. They’re a wonderful and chilled way to catch up, and it’s a hell of a lot cheaper than going out to a club. … [Read more...] about Why Parents Need Dinner Parties
This summer is showing itself to be a scorcher, at least here in the south with temperatures soaring into the high 90s and heat indexes reaching into the 105 degree or more range. The community pool has been packed for the past several days, but if you're a grown-up and you want to kick back and enjoy something cold and refreshing - this is exactly what the doctor ordered to beat the summer heat! [yumprint-recipe id='106'] If you want to save some money, pick up several fresh limes from your local grocer and try this amazing Citrus … [Read more...] about Recipe: Citrus Freeze Cocktail and Citrus Cologne Splash
Just Say No! 7 Types of Food You Should Never Give Your Dog Despite your dog looking up at you with pleading eyes and an outstretched paw, there are some foods you need to say ‘no’ to when it comes to feeding them. As you probably know, they will eat next to anything, so as the diligent dog owner, it is your duty to protect them from any foods that are going to cause them harm. Here are just a few of the foods that are dangerous to your canine companion’s health. Bad Food #1: Chocolate You probably love chocolate, and your dog will too. … [Read more...] about Just Say No! 7 Types Of Food You Should Never Give To Your Dog
What makes a great party? Is it the company? The food? The location? It can be difficult to pinpoint what exactly makes an unforgettable party. When it comes planning a party, you’ll want to make it the best ever, ensuring your guests leave with big smiles on their faces, and remember you for being a top host. Details like a fun photo booth with props will always be well received by your guests, so be sure not to overlook a single thing. Provided you can master party planning basics; you’ll be onto a good start for ensuring a great … [Read more...] about Special Touches To Make Any Party Go Off With A Bang
Memorial Day weekend has always been the unofficial kickoff to the summer season here in the United States. Summer is a time for light and refreshing drinks, grilling over an open fire, and spending time with family and friends. These cocktails are perfect for any occasion this summer and we hope that you enjoy them! [yumprint-recipe id='95'] [yumprint-recipe id='96'] [yumprint-recipe id='97'] [yumprint-recipe id='98'] [yumprint-recipe id='99'] [yumprint-recipe id='100'] [yumprint-recipe id='101'] [yumprint-recipe id='102'] Enjoy the kickoff … [Read more...] about Kick Off Your Summer with These Delicious Cocktails
We love being a Brand Ambassador for Sparkling Ice because they are always coming up with great campaigns to share with our readers and have one of the absolute best zero calorie, zero sugar drinks on the market in our humble opinion! You can't beat the product ... or the price! So, with that said, want to know what they just unveiled for you this month? Sparkling Ice NEW Limited-Edition Mystery Fruit Flavor and Contest Just last week, Sparkling Ice launched a new limited-edition Mystery Fruit Flavor and a contest for you to guess just what … [Read more...] about Enter the #WhatTheFlavorSweeps from Sparkling Ice This Summer
Everyone uses ziplock bags – it is hard to imagine life without them in a busy household of packing lunches, freezing food bought in bulk to save money, storing arts and crafts supplies. You get the idea. They are versatile bags that make life a little easier on us moms. Have you ever considered reusing them to save money though? You can wash your ziplock bags out and reuse them, but there is a systematic way to do it to make it an easy process to wash your ziplock bags and reuse them. Start with the right type of bags. Reusing your … [Read more...] about The Proper Way to Reuse Your Ziplock Bags