Category Archives: Food Reviews & Giveaways

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

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

Hormel #Free Food #Giveaway (and August 2015 Review)

Back to school time!  Quick poll:  How many of your kiddos start school this month vs. next month?  My girls started yesterday! It seems like they’re starting earlier and earlier every year! Anyway, so I received my Hormel cooler a few days ago. Every month, they deliver me  a cooler of goodies to cook with,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Glasstic Water Bottles Set #Giveaway PLUS Infused Water Recipes!

If you follow my blog, specifically the Mommy Reality Challenges, you may be aware of my recent announcement that I’m trying to quit my soda habit. I haven’t been particularly successful, but writing that post has held me more accountable and I’ve been putting forth a larger effort than before.  And any effort is betterContinue ReadingContinue Reading

South Beach Diet Good to Go Bars #SnackHappy

Ooh, yum!  I had the opportunity to celebrate the launch of an assortment of South Beach Diet‘s latest snack innovations! These bars just launched at the end of January.Continue Reading

Influenster Rock the Lunchbox Campaign #RocktheLunchbox

Yay! Influenster sent me a survey a couple weeks ago to see if I qualified for their “Rock the Lunchbox” campaign and sure enough, I did! It was just delivered a few days ago! If you aren’t familiar with Influenster, it’s a free-to-join community of trendsetters, social media masterminds, and educated consumers who live toContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Skip Into the New Year #Giveaway

Good morning! I just put up a little Pop-up Giveaway over on my Facebook page!  I will select 3 winners to receive their own FREE jar of Skippy Peanut Spread (winner’s choice), so head over there to check it out! US only, please. 18+, Void where prohibited by law.  Good luck!   Rules: No purchaseContinue Reading

Lloyd’s Barbeque #Giveaway – 5 winners!

I’ve been enjoying cooking with Hormel Foods these last few months and, during this process, they’ve introduced me to Lloyd’s Barbeque which I hadn’t ever tried before!Continue Reading

Peanut Butter Breakfast Quinoa Recipe and Skippy #Giveaway ends 10/19

I’m a little guilty of being a little one-dimensional with peanut butter and just using it as a condiment on sandwiches or as a dip… maybe every once in awhile going a little nuts and making cookies out of it! But for today I wanted to share a cozy fall breakfast peanut butter recipe featuringContinue Reading

Hormel Gatherings Party Tray $10 off Coupon #Giveaway ends 10/6

If you’re a reader of my blog, you know by now that I’m a blogging ambassador of Hormel Foods in their “Extended Family Blogger” program. Every month I cook up recipes using Hormel branded ingredients and eat and share Hormel treats with my friends and family. It’s a fun program to participate in, and IContinue ReadingContinue Reading