A Giveaway from Butterball

Though there’s dispute about its role in the First Thanksgiving*, the turkey is one of the main attractions in modern day Thanksgiving celebrations. And if you limit your turkey baking to once a year, it may be a little challenging to remember all the right steps to preparing a tasty and safe turkey. Breast up […]

Peppermint Chocolate Chip Milkshakes from Chick-Fil-A

As you will remember, we are kinda-sorta big fans of Chick-Fil-A. In fact, we’ve narrowed our fast food enjoyment down to three basic establishments, and Chick-Fil-A is the chicken part of the Tri-fecta. And I have a very standard menu plan when I go there: Chicken Strips Salad with Caesar Dressing — and a medium […]

A Giveaway from Hallmark

Hallmark ornaments are a traditional part of the Holidays. And my mom very diligently saved each of our ornaments from our childhood so that we would have a collection for our trees once we left home. I’ve done the same with my own kids. Each of the grandmothers has added to their collections every year. […]

A Giveaway from GoGo SqueeZ

One of our holiday traditions is to fill our kids’ Christmas stockings with breakfast. Not only is this an inexpensive way to fill out those big bags with edible loot, but it is also a great way to get kids to eat something healthy on Christmas morning. In the weeks leading up to Christmas I […]

A Giveaway from DaySpring

Photo Source When I was growing up it was always a big deal to head into a gift shop or stationer’s store. It might have been that my little brother was like a bull in a china store, but we seemed to whisper and walk on tip toe as we looked at the different baubles […]

A Giveaway from Green Tea Hawaii

Photo Source Earlier today we talked about preparing a beverage basket in advance of holiday drop-ins so that you can be offer a cup of good cheer at a moment’s notice. There’s no shortage of tasty drink choices. And one you might not have considered is green tea. I think most of us have heard […]

Girls, Dressing Up, & A Shailie Giveaway

FishChick4 had her birthday yesterday. Not only did she ask for a Cinderella doll, but we also had a princess cake. And FishChick2 cried herself to sleep because she didn’t get a Dora bicycle with training wheels. Yes, girls are different than boys. And while I would say that my girls are a little more […]

A Giveway from The Vintage Pearl

I’m a simple girl. Especially when it comes to fashion. Spanx? No thanks! I wear no makeup. I rarely blow dry my hair. And I have a wardrobe that consists of about five colors. And I’m good with that. And while I don’t do a lot of accessories, I do enjoy simple earrings and necklaces. […]