Hamburger and Potato Foil Packets on the Grill

Hamburger and Potato Foil Packets

The past couple of days (make that weeks) have nearly been unbearable when it comes to the weather. I really do not enjoy triple digit temperatures, and I dislike slaving over a hot stove or oven, in those temps. So, I have been working up new recipes every day this week, that don’t require making the house hotter. Because I already use and love Tasteful Selections Potatoes, they’ve asked me to concoct a recipe for these tasty little tots. I decided to put the two tasks together: no oven or stove, plus a yummy potato recipe that the whole family would eat. That’s where my Hamburger and Potato Foil Packets on the grill come in….

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Pecan Topped Fresh Peach Cobbler with Frozen Custard

Pecan Topped Fresh Peach Cobbler with Frozen Custard

Nothing says 4th of July Celebration better than having family together and feasting over homemade fresh peach cobbler and frozen custard. Peach cobbler and custard ice cream has been a tradition in my family for a very long time. The recipes have changed slightly, the family members have increased, but the celebrations remain the same. To…

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Enjoying Family No Matter The Differences

Enjoying Family No Matter The Differences

This post is sponsored by Honey Maid. This past weekend was spent in Tahoe celebrating my in-law’s 40th anniversary, and attending my sister-in-law’s wedding. This was the first time I’ve gone away with my husband’s family, and shared a cabin with half of them. Luckily I met most of them at our wedding in January,…

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Paris

Travel Made Easier with Discover It Miles Credit Card

I absolutely love to travel and explore. I love to escape the mundane every day tasks I am faced with at home, and indulge in something new and foreign. It is no joke that nearly every day, I am searching up the next cool place I want to visit. I don’t have endless travel funds…

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breed selector - help picking the right dog for you

AKC Dog Breed Selector – the right dog for you!

It’s a known fact, I’m a dog lover. I grew up with dogs, and I want my children to have the same experiences of bonding with a dog as I did. After all – dogs are man’s best friend. And it’s true! There’s nothing better than coming home and receiving a greeting from your dog…

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4th of July Food Table Must-Haves

4th of July Food Table Must-Haves

This post is promoted by Target. Decorating for each holiday is something I love to do, but let’s face it – not all holidays are equal when it comes to decorations. I have Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas decor up for a month each, but the multitude of decorations is what can be astounding. For one…

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Saving my Feet from Cracked Summer Heels

How to Save Your Summer Cracked Heels and Your Stylish Feet

With the summer heat, travel, and frequent sandal-wear, my feet are suffering! After I hit 30, I began battling cracked heels, and let me tell you, it’s not a pretty thing. Ugly cracked heels, or bandaged covered heels, don’t make an excellent fashion statement. Because this happens to be the icky state of my feet…

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Share Your Hometown Hero for a Chance at Free Cookies"

Share Your Hometown Hero for a Chance at Free Cookies

With Father’s Day just passed, you have probably heard plenty of people talk about their dad, the hero. Well MY dad (and this may sound a tad bit biased), but MY dad is the real deal, and my hometown hero. Let me tell you why I will be submitting my dad’s name to the Mrs Fields’…

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Affordable Kids Furniture and Decor

Affordable Kids Furniture and Decor

Among all of the remodeling Keith and I have been doing, are the kids’ bedrooms. Lucky for us, the kids’ rooms haven’t taken nearly as much work (or money) as the rest of the house. Miss Bea wasn’t thrilled with the avocado green and cow pie brown paint on the walls, and she was in…

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