Cinnamon Swirl Bread

Step-by-step instructions on how to make the BEST Cinnamon Swirl Bread! Super easy! #FleischmannsYeast

The best homemade Cinnamon Swirl Bread ever made! (This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Fleischmann’s Yeast. The opinions and text are all mine.) I am a carb lover. If there is one thing in life that I just can’t give up, it’s bread. Nothing and I mean nothing, can beat pulling… 

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Healthy Spiced Nuts

Healthy Spiced Nuts - perfect football-watching snack! Mixed nuts baked with spices to make the perfect salty/sweet treat.

Healthy Spiced Nuts – perfect football-watching snack! Mixed nuts baked with spices to make the perfect salty/sweet treat. Vent moment: Saturdays are just about never relaxing. We always have two ball games to go to (most of them are far away), cleaning the house, grocery shopping, haircuts, etc etc! Sometimes I want to just crawl… 

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Pretzel Bites with Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce

Pretzel Bites dunked in an EASY honey mustard dipping sauce...perfect for noshing after school or while watching a football game!

Pretzel Bites dunked in an EASY honey mustard dipping sauce…perfect for noshing after school or while watching a football game. OMG you guys. I’m melting. It has been SO hot in SoCal lately. Isn’t it September? Isn’t it fall yet?? Whatever. I’m still baking. I don’t care if it’s 85 degrees outside. First on my list?… 

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Fruit, Yogurt & Granola Parfait – Easy Breakfast or Snack!

Fruit, Yogurt & Granola Parfait - healthy, delicious & easy breakfast or snack! #NatureValleyGranola

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Nature Valley Protein Granola via Burst Media. The opinions and text are all mine. Easy breakfast & snacks made possible with Nature ValleyTM Protein Granola​! I hate to admit that I can be a breakfast skipper. As much as I love breakfast, I’m not… 

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Chicken Pesto Panini

Chicken Pesto Panini with sliced chicken, mozzarella cheese, Mezzetta Everything Spread and a creamy pesto mayo. Ooey, gooey, amazing! #ad

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Mezzetta. The opinions and text are all mine. Chicken Pesto Panini – warm sandwich filled with sliced chicken, mozzarella cheese, Mezzetta Everything Spread and a creamy pesto mayo. Ooey, gooey, amazing! We’re on the home stretch to the end of summer! Has school started… 

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Easy Watermelon Peach Cooler

Easy Watermelon Peach Cooler - a delicious drink made from ripe peaches and watermelon then mixed with lemon-lime soda. Refreshing, healthy and easy!

Easy Watermelon Peach Cooler – a delicious drink made from ripe peaches and watermelon then mixed with lemon-lime soda. Refreshing, healthy and easy! Well, summer is just about over. For some, school has already started. For others, like my boys, you might have a week or two left. BUT it’s still hot outside! I don’t… 

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Watermelon Fruit Salad

Watermelon Fruit Salad with cherries, blueberries and a delicious mint-lime dressing. Easy, fresh and the perfect summer side dish!

Watermelon Fruit Salad with cherries, blueberries and a delicious mint-lime dressing. Easy, fresh and the perfect summer side dish! I sort of feel like a cop out, sharing this recipe with you. It’s literally so easy, it’s almost not a recipe. BUT it’s SO GOOD. Like, really, so. good. If you like fresh fruit salads… 

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Pizza Rolls

Simple & delicious Pizza Rolls made from ready-made pizza dough, mozzarella sticks, pizza sauce and pepperoni all rolled together in a fun little bite and served with a refreshing Capri Sun! #ad

Delicious Pizza Rolls served with a refreshing Capri Sun! 20 minute summertime lunch, dinner or snack idea! Sometimes I’m the cool mom. The stars align and I get mad props for being the “best mom EVER!!” Most of the time this happens when I make a great purchase at the grocery store. When I bring… 

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Avocado Chickpea Salad Sandwich {Simple Summer Series}

Avocado Chickpea Salad Sandwiches - a light and healthy sandwich made with smashed chickpeas, avocados and herbs. Yum!

Avocado Chickpea Salad Sandwich – a light and healthy sandwich made with smashed chickpeas, avocados and herbs. Yum! Are you ready for another Simple Summer Series?! I seriously love this series. I need all the simplification I can get! Today, I’m sharing a yummy, healthy and easy sandwich recipe with you! Natalia @ Ma Nouvelle… 

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Homemade Cherry Mint Limeade Soda + $300 Giveaway!

Easy and delicious cherry mixture poured with lemon-lime soda makes the yummiest drink!

Easy and delicious cherry/lime/mint mixture poured with lemon-lime soda makes a yummy homemade soda! Plus you could win $300! It is well-known in my family that I am NOT a water drinker. In fact, I have to force myself to drink water most days. The only exception is when I’m killing myself on the treadmill… 

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