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December 20, 2016
Last minute gift guide for foodies, family travelers and bourbon lovers

Last Minute Gift Guide for all the Foodies, Family Travelers and Bourbon Lovers on Your Gift List

It’s less than one week until Christmas, but if you’re like me and scrambling at the end with shipping and wrapping times that are no longer your friend, never fear. There are so many great options out there that you can either still order in time to receive by Christmas, […]
November 22, 2016
Food, Family Travel & Bourbon: A Few of My Favorite Things

Food, Family Travel & Bourbon: A Few of My Favorite Things

Fall is one of my favorite times of the year. With the start of a chill in the air, the abundance of college football and the beauty of colorful fall foliage, this time of the year always signals the beginning of gatherings among family and friends. Whatever the occasion, whether […]
November 22, 2016
White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Caramel Popcorn

What to Snack On This Holiday Season: White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Caramel Popcorn

Looking for the perfect snack for family gatherings or holiday parties this season? Want to treat someone to a special homemade gift? Caramel popcorn is always a great idea, but why not bump it up a bit and take it to the next level with some White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice […]
November 22, 2016
Sprecher Brewery in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

A Family Travel Favorite: Sprecher Brewery in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

When travelling as a family we love to take time to explore local attractions and really get a feel for what makes the place we are visiting special. We recently spent the day in Milwaukee, Wisconsin visiting my sister’s family and decided to venture out and explore something local in […]
November 22, 2016
The "Mapple" Cocktail: A Smoked Maple Apple Bourbon Cocktail

The Smoked “Mapple” Cocktail: THE Bourbon Cocktail to Serve this Thanksgiving

As the weather begins to chill and the holidays are fast upon us, I start thinking fall flavors. And while I am totally on the pumpkin spice bandwagon, pumpkin spice and bourbon in a drink just doesn’t appeal to me. Time to get creative as I really wanted to make […]
November 22, 2016
White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Caramel Popcorn

What to Snack On This Holiday Season: White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Caramel Popcorn

Looking for the perfect snack for family gatherings or holiday parties this season? Want to treat someone to a special homemade gift? Caramel popcorn is always a great idea, but why not bump it up a bit and take it to the next level with some White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice […]
July 19, 2016
Simple and Delicious Spaghetti Pie

Simple Delicious Dinner Recipe: Spaghetti Pie

Like most moms, I struggle every week to find something new and different to make for dinner. Given our busy lives it needs to be simple and quick to prepare, but healthy and delicious at the same time. Spaghetti Pie is the perfect solution. What kid doesn’t like spaghetti and […]
July 15, 2016

Quick & Easy No Churn Candy Bar Cookie Ice Cream – A Perfect Kids in the Kitchen Activity

Ever wish you could take all of your favorite candy bars and cookies and enjoy them in a scoop of ice cream? Well, your wish has been granted! No Churn Candy Bar Cookie Ice Cream takes less than 30 minutes to make, is so easy your kids can make it […]
July 11, 2016
Celebrate National Ice Cream Month on Sunday July 17th

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day on Sunday, July 17th

July is National Ice Cream Month, which probably explains why it is one of my favorite months of the year. If it were up to me, ice cream would have it’s own place on the food pyramid and it would be completely acceptable to eat a bowl of ice cream […]