This post was written by me through an activation with HireInfluence on behalf of Southwest Airlines. Although I received compensation for participating in the campaign, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Would you ever agree to go on a surprise trip? We're talking serious surprise? That's exactly what happened last week when I partnered with Southwest Airlines. I'm completely in the dark as to where I'll be going, along with 11 other bloggers who will be hitting the skies between December 4th and 14th on the #SouthwestPassport Campaign. In fact, you will all find out at about the same time as ...

10 Holiday Cookies Like Grandma Used to Make

Whenever the Holidays start approaching, I start thinking about baking Christmas Cookies.  It’s one of my favorite parts of the season and I love to recreate those cookies that are…

Easy Holiday Turtle Cookies

This post is sponsored by Country Crock®. All opinions are my own. If you are anything like me, you have mixed feelings about the upcoming holiday season. On one hand,…

DIY Cranberry Face Scrub

Winter winds, holiday makeup , heavy foods, scratchy woolen sweaters all take a toll on our skin. A little pampering can get you back on the right track, giving you…

Soothing Vapor Bath Soak

When cold and flu season hits there is very little that can bring you comfort besides some good medicine and a hot bath or shower. If you are a shower…

Cinnamon Honey Lip Scrub

Winter is harsh on our skin, and especially on the delicate skin of your lips. The cold, wind, rough clothes, hot drinks, etc… leave your poor lips dry and rough…

Host the Perfect Cookie Party

One of my favorite parts of the holidays is the baking and every year I really enjoy putting together a cookie party for the kids in the family. Not only is…

20 Quick Recipes to Make with Pillsbury Dough

Something I always have in my fridge is Pillsbury dough or rolls.  It’s just something that I have on my grocery list every time because we use them in so…

20 Delicious Cheap and Easy Meals

Dinner time.  Something we have to think about and plan for every single day. If you’re like me, you end up making a lot of the same recipes because they’re…

The Best way to Clean a Microwave

I have to admit, I get pretty embarrassed sometimes when I look in my microwave. I feel like I’m a pretty clean person, but for some reason the microwave just…

Cocoa Shortbread Bites

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25 Days of Christmas with ABC Family (FreeForm)

Who needs an advent calendar when we have ABC family?! Of course, you could do both! Countdown to Christmas with some of the best Christmas films of the year right…

Slow Cooker Party Chicken with Bacon

Not only do we have a delicious Party Chicken with Bacon recipe for you today but a chance to win your own Hamilton Beach Slow Cooker/ Sous Vide for yourself!…

Peanut Butter Hot Cocoa

Who’s ready for a warm creamy hot cocoa that’s going to change how you think hot cocoa should taste?  Who’s made Peanut Butter Hot Cocoa?  I first mentioned this recipe…

Grandma’s Homemade Caramel Corn

The Holidays are right around the corner and something I’ll always remember my Husband’s Grandma making is Homemade Caramel Corn.  Next to her homemade bread, this was my favorite thing…

A Dream Coffee Lovers Gift Basket

This post was written by me through an activation with HireInfluence on behalf of Community Coffee. Although I received compensation for participating in the campaign, all thoughts and opinions are…

Gifts for Teenage Boys

Teenage boys are notoriously difficult to shop for,  they are constantly growing, often moody, and they can be picky and particular about brands. Christmas can be especially hard to choose…

Gingerbread Pound Cake

I love to bake for friends and family as soon as the holidays begin. There is nothing like the smell of ginger, cinnamon, and vanilla filling the air. I also…

Caramel Pecan Topping for Pumpkin Pie

Can you believe that Thanksgiving is just around the corner?  We’ve already started to plan and buy ingredients and everything we’re going to need for the best meal of the…