Lemon Berry Trifle Push Pops

          Berries and trifles are two of my favorite thing! Add lemon pound cake in there and these things are just a dream! They can be made personalized very easy for a holiday party, baby shower, wedding, or any occasion. They can be made in these fun push pop containers that can be found online or at your local craft store if they carry baking and party supplies. These are fun for kids and for adults to eat! And luckily they are just as fun to make!   Lemon Berry Trifle Push Pops   1 box of …

Coconut Raspberry Lime Smoothie

Coconut Raspberry Lime Smoothie

        I love my new Blendtec Designer 625 I picked out the slate grey color and it looks so sleek in my kitchen. I have been very pleased with the quality of the blender and the amazing things that it can do! After I received my blender I had fun creating a few different recipes with it! First off I made these Mango Chill Smoothie   Next up was this Watermelon Cooler     And then there was this recipe…during the summer and spring time there is nothing more refreshing then a fun summer drink! Sitting outside, …

Easy Fruit Popsicles

Easy Fruit Popsicles

    Popsicles are consumed daily in our home during the spring and summer months. They are a staple in our freezer and my kids go through a large box a week. Not to mention they eat them all the time when they visit my parents and when they are at their friends houses.     When it hits over 100 degrees in the beginning of June the popsicle storage continues to grow and grow. I grabbed some popsicle molds at the store and my kids have been in heaven created new flavors. The possibilities are endless. I use whatever …

Mango Chill Smoothie

Mango Chill Smoothie

    There is nothing like sipping on a smoothie on a hot summer day! This drink is perfect when you are grilling or having a swim party or really anytime. It is easy and refreshing. With Father’s Day tomorrow this is the perfect drink if you are planning on grilling steaks or ribs tomorrow!      Mango Chill Smoothie 1 1/4 cup fresh orange juice 1 Tablespoon fresh lime juice 2 cups frozen mango chunks 1 cup mango sorbet 1/3 cup crushed ice   In a blender add ingredients in this order: orange juice, lime juice, mangos, sorbet, and …

Blueberry Cornbread

I participated in an Ambassador program on behalf of Influencer Central for P.A.N. Cornmeal. I received product samples and a promotional item to thank me for participating.         I was recently introduced to P.A.N. Cornmeal. It is a staple in Venezuelan homes and is recently making its way into homes in America. My family has always had cornmeal in our home. Whether it is for breading meat or veggies, making homemade corn tortillas or making cornbread. My family also does ovens in a pizza oven and cornbread is sprinkled down on the board before you place the …

What Happens on a turkey farm? And a yummy Turkey Kabob Recipe

What Happens on a turkey farm? And a yummy Turkey Kabob Recipe

A few months ago I went to a great blog conference called Mom 2.0  where I was able to meet some great people, being influenced by some great speakers, and be introduced to some amazing brands. One of the nights there was a fun Happy Hour Tent Party and that is where I was able to be introduced to a great company Shady Brook Farms and Honey Suckle White. That night they had a great big mural that everyone who wanted to could be apart of painting. I remember very distinctively the conversations I had with one of the 700 famers …

Mini Cherry Pie

Mini Cherry Pie

Disclosure: “I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for the SPLENDA® Brand. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. All opinions and reviews are my own.”     I will have to admit that I have never been a huge pie loving person. Thanksgiving was about it! My sister started working at a local pie shop a couple of years ago and my family had the opportunity to try just about every pie that the pie shop had to offer. Almost every Sunday we would …

Tropical Berry Fruit Pizza

  Fruit and Pizza usually isn’t a favorite combination of mine. I am more of a meat lovers with some mushrooms girl but when you consider turning the pizza crust into a sugar cookie then i am all game! I am a huge lover of fruit and a even bigger lover of sugar cookies.   In our family when it is your birthday you get to pick what the whole family eats for Sunday dinner. Everything from the sides down to the dessert. Fruit pizza has been my dessert pick for about 2/3 of my birthdays I would say. My …

Vanilla Bean Creme Brûlée

Creme Brûlée is my favorite dessert in the whole world. Like honestly it is! Whenever I go to a restaurant and they have it I have to order it no matter how stuffed that I am. My mom taught me how to make creme brûlée. She pretty much has taught me almost everything I know about cooking so I should say that about every recipe. But this one especially. So if you are a creme brûlée lover like myself you have got to give this recipe a try!      Vanilla Bean Creme Brûlée  2 cups heavy cream 1/2 vanilla …

Watermelon Cooler

Watermelon Cooler

Watermelon and summer go hand in hand in our home! My kids go through about a watermelon a week in the summertime. I almost always have one in our home for days when my kids are playing in the water or swimming that day. Just a easy and refreshing snack for them!  It is the last week of school for my kids and the weather has just been amazing! So that only means one thing…more time to spend outside before the dreaded summer heat hits! Our grill is about to hit its peak where we spend a lot of our …