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Chocolate Dipped Vanilla Easter Cookies

Chocolate Dipped Easter Cookies

Looking for a fun Easter treat that’s quick and easy to make? These delicious chocolate dipped vanilla Easter cookies are pretty and make a great treat for kids. Chocolate Dipped Vanilla Easter Cookies ½ package of Vanilla Creme Sandwich Cookies 12 oz. Wilton dark chocolate candy melts Wilton Easter/Spring nonpareil sprinkles Directions – Melt the… [read more]

Bunny Trail Mix for Easter

Bunny Trail Mix

It’s almost Easter! Looking for some fun snacks for your kids’ lunch box this week? This Bunny Trail Mix is a delicious, healthy snack that your kids are sure to love! Ingredients: 1 box Annie’s Homegrown Friends Bunny Grahams 1 bag (with 10 mini boxes) Sunmaid Vanilla Yogurt Raisins (in pastel Easter colors) 1 cup… [read more]

Easter Oreo Truffles

Easter Oreo Truffles

Oreo truffles are one of my favorite desserts. They don’t require baking, taste delicious, and are easy to make. My family loves them, and they are easy to bring along to family events. Here’s a quick way to make Oreo truffles that are perfect for Easter. Easter Oreo Truffles Ingredients: 36 Oreo Cookies 8 oz… [read more]

Easter Traditions and HoneyBaked Giveaway

Easter Traditions

Disclosure: I created this post as part of a sponsorship with HoneyBaked. All opinions are my own. Easter is already later than usual this year, and after our endless winter, it definitely feels even later. Over the years, my family has gone through many different Easter celebrations, depending on where we were in our lives… [read more]

March Madness Dips

March Madness Dips

Are you ready for March Madness? If you are hosting a get together, or attending one, here are 20 delicious dip recipes to bring along with you. Easy Creamy Onion Dip Chipped Beef Dip Healthy Artichoke Dip The Works Pizza Dip Make Ahead Buffalo Chicken Dip Baked Avocado and Black Bean Dip Artichoke & Roasted… [read more]

Chocolate Bark For St. Patrick’s Day

Chocolate Bark St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick’s Day is a big deal here in the Boston area. If you are celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, here’s a fun recipe. It includes walnuts, but if you have tree nut allergies in your family, like we do, it’s easy to omit them entirely, or make a batch excluding them. Chocolate Walnut Bark for… [read more]

15 Savory Hand Pies in Celebration of Pi Day on March 14

savory hand pies

Disclosure: This is a sponsored opportunity with Foodie.com. I’ve curated this list myself and all opinions are my own. It wasn’t until recently that I was introduced to the concept of hand pies. Although I’d seen empanadas before, I wasn’t familiar with other types of savory mini pies. Since I’m always looking for food and… [read more]

Snapware Glass Food Storage Containers

Glass Food Storage Containers

Disclosure: I received complimentary Snapware and a copy of All You Magazine for review. All opinions are my own. I’ve been wanting to start using glass food storage containers, because they can be used in the freezer, refrigerator, oven, and microwave, and don’t stain. I bought a few glass containers over the years but the… [read more]

Child Hunger Ends Here at Blissdom (and Giveaway)

Child Hunger Ends Here

I’m working as an ambassador for Child Hunger Ends Here this season, and was so pleased to see that ConAgra Foods was once again sponsoring Blissdom to help promote the cause.  This year, for every tweet during the conference tagged with the #childhunger hashtag, two meals were donated (five during the ConAgra Foods sponsored Girl’s… [read more]

Using Silk Soy Milk for Mashed Potatoes

A few months ago, when I was on Accutane, I had to go vegan to control my rapidly rising cholesterol. I didn’t think it would work, but my cholesterol plummeted in my blood test just a few short weeks later. I ended the veganism when I went off Accutane, but a few habits remained, including… [read more]

Eating Gluten Free: The Udi’s 14-Day Challenge

gluten free udi's

I don’t have Celiac disease, and I haven’t been diagnosed with a gluten sensitivity.  However, I am always concerned about my diet, and am always looking for ways to eat better for my body.  When I was at BlogHer in NYC this past summer, I decided I’d try eating gluten free for a bit, and… [read more]

Healthy Food, Healthy Families

healthy lunches

Before I had children, I imagined it would be pretty easy to feed my kids healthy foods.  I assumed that all I needed to do was introduce healthy foods early, avoid buying junk food, and my kids would acquire a taste for only healthy foods.  Of course, once I had children, I realized that what… [read more]

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