Category Archives: Food

Skippy PB Bites Snack #HormelFamily

Just a little post to showcase the girls and my latest snack addiction: Skippy PB Bites.  I’m a fan because they’re an easy treat and the girls enjoy how they’re different and fun-shaped. Skippy P.B. Bites come in two flavors: Double Peanut Butter and Pretzel.  The ones in this post are Pretzel and they’re perfectContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Bacon Ranch Deviled Eggs Recipe

A twist on traditional deviled eggs:  adding bacon and ranch. Bacon Ranch Deviled Eggs are super-quick hors d’oeuvres to throw together for the holidays. I used the following ingredients from Hormel for mine: Real Bacon Sprinkles and Real Bacon Pieces… although using just one or the other would be just fine! 5.0 from 1 reviewsContinue Reading

Easiest Thanksgiving Turkey Recipe

Omg! This big freaking turkey just got dropped off at my door!  From time-to-time I’ll cook with Jennie-O products that they send, but I wasn’t expecting this! The reason I’m mostly excited is because, quite frankly, I don’t have a lot of time these days. I’m single parenting it, so many times when I haveContinue Reading

Turkey Pepperoni and Broccoli Salad Recipe

The holiday season is approaching, so I’m putting together some ideas for side dishes. But at the same time, I’m itching for some easy sides that will translate to add a little something extra special to my everyday meals, as well. I received Hormel Turkey Pepperoni Minis in my shipment this month and the recipeContinue Reading

TX Organics Steaks Review and Recipe

Oh gosh, I really couldn’t pass up the opportunity for my family to try out some steaks from TX Organics.  Steaks aren’t something we indulge in very often, so I was pretty excited to see how these tasted. TX Organics is a family owned and operated ranch in Northern California. They raise 100% USDA certifiedContinue Reading

Southwestern Shredded Chicken Wraps

Super easy, super tasty… this is what I’m going for lately and fortunately, Hormel provided me with some ingredients to do that! Chi-Chi’s Flour Taco Style Tortillas Hormel New Taco Meats Shredded Chicken 5.0 from 5 reviews Print Southwestern Shredded Chicken Wraps   Ingredients Chi-Chi’s Flour Taco Style Tortillas Hormel New Taco Meats Shredded ChickenContinue Reading

Hormel Extended Family Blogger Program September 2015

Happy September!  Kids are back in school and there is much to be celebrated food-wise this month!  Here’s a look at what I received in this month’s Hormel Cooler.(To read my past recipes and unboxings, you can go here)Continue Reading

Balloon Glow Fest Smucker’s Snackation Destination pt. 2

The girls and I have spent this past summer bonding and just trying to have as much fun as possible doing inexpensive activities out and about St. Louis.   Last week, I wrote about how the girls and I went to our “Snackation Destination“: Walmart to scoop up some Smucker‘s goodies to take on ourContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Jennie-O: Back to School Spaghetti with Bell Pepper Meat Sauce

Back-to-school time is waaay too busy to be messing around with meals with one million ingredients when it comes to preparing dinners. I was really thankful when Jennie-O dropped off a couple packages of ground turkey at my door just in time to make some easy meals! Taco Seasons Ground Turkey & Italian Seasoned GroundContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Balloon Glow Fest Smucker’s Snackation Destination pt. 1

As a newly single mom, it was my goal this summer to bond with my girls more than ever by spending lots of quality time with each other as a family– whether it be at home reading together, watching movies together, or going out to find fun (and affordable!) things to do in the city. Continue ReadingContinue Reading