Category Archives: Food

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

Hormel Extended Family Blogger Program July 2015

Oh, hello July!  It’s almost over, actually, so I need to get a move-on with showcasing what we received in our July Hormel box this month! First of all, I wanted to mention that I feel really grateful to have been part of the Hormel Extended Family Blogger Program for a full year now! AsContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Hormel Extended Family Blogger Program June 2015

We love Hormel! Now that school’s out, I had a little buddy helping me unpack the cooler when it arrived while her older sister was at STEM classes I always like to mention that I feel really grateful to have been part of the Hormel Extended Family Blogger Program for 2 cycles now. As aContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Mexican Turkey Stuffed Peppers Recipe

I was so excited to see that cooking with Jennie-O wasn’t just just a one-time deal when some goodies arrived at my house! If you recall, they sent me ingredients to make something for breakfast a little while back.  A few days ago, they sent me turkey products to aid me in summery recipes. Here’sContinue Reading

Influenster Hellmann’s #Squeezemoreout recipe: Fruit ‘n Curry Chicken Salad

I received another survey from Influenster a few weeks ago to see if I qualified for their Hellmann’s #SqueezeMoreOut campaign and I ended up making it, so yay for free Mayonnaise! If you aren’t familiar with Influenster, it’s a free-to-join community of trendsetters, social media masterminds, and educated consumers who live to give opinions ofContinue Reading

Crock-Pot Pork with Pineapple Salsa Recipe

This time of year is so, so busy that I’ve been needing to cook dinners with easy prep. Crock-pot “dump and eat” meals are ideal-  Meaning: open cans, dump them in the pot, wait a few hours, then eat! The only prep needed for this Crock-Pot Pork with Pineapple Salsa recipe is cutting the HormelContinue Reading

Hormel Extended Family Blogger Program May 2015

It’s my favorite time of the month again!  The time when Fed Ex drops my big ol’ Hormel Cooler off at my step. I do feel really fortunate to have been a part of the Hormel Extended Family Blogger Program for 2 cycles now. As a Hormel blogging ambassador, I receive Hormel products every monthContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Roasted Beet Salad with Bacon Recipe

Every month I receive a shipment of Hormel products as part of their “Extended Family Blogger” program. When I posted my haul a few days ago, I mentioned that I had a recipe idea that I thought the girls would love combining their favorite vegetable with this: Yes, red beets are my daughters’ favorite veggie!Continue Reading

Peanut Butter Noodles Recipe

Nearly every month I receive my Hormel shipment, I pull out a jar of Skippy Peanut Butter which is awesome because it’s something that is constantly used around here. I decided to try it in an Asian-inspired recipe last week. 5.0 from 3 reviews Print Peanut Butter Noodles Recipe   Ingredients 1 cup Chicken BrothContinue Reading

Jennie-O Better Breakfast Creamy Turkey Breakfast Bake Recipe

If you’re a regular reader on my blog, you may recall that a few months ago I put a call to action out in the web-osphere for mommies everywhere to share what they really eat for breakfast every morning. The response was pretty consistent across the board with a cup of coffee being the front-runner.Continue Reading