Grilled Clams with Garlic & Lime + Healthy Inspiration from Nature Made®


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. This blog post does not provide medical advice. Consult your health care practitioner regarding diet, exercise, supplementation or other lifestyle changes. #NatureMadeHealthPack #CollectiveBias As a single mom raising two girls, it’s probably a pretty obvious statement that I’m a […]

Kick Up Your Homegate with our Beer Cheese Tacos!


It’s getting to be that time of the year! No, not Christmas – NFL playoffs of course! And while my favorite team from Buffalo won’t be in the playoffs this year, we are still looking forward to all the awesome football that is yet to come this year.  For us, football season means a little […]

Cook up a Holiday Feast with Michael Angelo’s + a Giveaway!


* This post is sponsored by Michael Angelo’s but all opinions are our own.   Holiday time is in full swing in our house, and we actually just headed out on the road for an awesome family vacation.  Before we left, my youngest wanted to have a pre-Christmas dinner holiday celebration, so we headed to […]

Smuckers Creates Moments for Daughters and Mothers


* This post is sponsored by Smucker’s, but all opinions are our own. There are not a lot of special rites of passage or times to sit and enjoy a formal moment of fun with our daughters with our busy schedules. Sure, there is the trip to get ears pierced or something along those lines, […]

Our Favorite Season with Smucker’s PB & J #MyPBJMoment

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* We are being being compensated by Smucker’s for participation in this campaign through the Mom It Forward Blogger Network, but all opinions are our own!   Fall time has arrived in Western New York, and around here, fall means a lot of different things – pumpkins, sweater weather, and maybe most significantly – FOOTBALL!!!! […]

Super Sandwich Spread for Supper with Nature’s Harvest


Thank you to Nature’s Harvest® for sponsoring today’s post and our supper. All opinions are my own! With such a busy schedule this time of year, we sometimes find ourselves in a bit of a time crunch at mealtimes. While the temptation to eat out for the sake of convenience can be a strong one, […]

Quick and Easy Italian Dinner with Tyson and Birds Eye


This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group®, Birds Eye®, and Tyson® but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #FastFreshFilling One of the toughest questions that gets asked in my house every day is “What’s for dinner?”  I have a fairly substantial commute from work every […]

Easy Chicken Salad with Arnold Bread + Win $25!


* The coupons for product redemption, information, and gift card have been provided by Arnold® Bread so that I could try the product and share my thoughts and information about Arnold® Healthfull® Bread. The opinions expressed in this post are my own. We go through a LOT of bread in my house.  Between toast for […]

Share Memories with Coke + A Coke BBQ Ribs Recipe!


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareMemories #CollectiveBias As summer quickly approaches, the time comes when my older daughter travels to Oklahoma each summer to visit with her dad for six weeks, and we miss her terribly, but we always try to work in […]