Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Blu-ray DVD Combo Giveaway

In celebration the Blu-ray release of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, the wonderful folks at Disney asked me to throw a pirate themed Halloween party and watch the movie so I happily obliged. They sent everything for the party right down to cups and plates! We decorated the room, and the girls and my toddler decorated treasure chests with markers and jewels … [Read more...]

Family Game Night with Coca-Cola {Giveaway} #CokeFamilyNight

What are some of your favorite childhood memories? I had two hard working parents so I pretty much had to play with my brothers and when we weren't fighting, my absolute favorite thing to do was play Yahtzee. It wasn't something that happened a lot but it was always fun to play games with my brothers because it seemed for that amount of time they though I was "cool" enough to hang out with … [Read more...]

Support Breast Cancer Awareness and Reasearch with Eggland’s Best {Giveaway}

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. As evidenced by the massive amount of pink ribbons everywhere. Many companies take the month to donate proceeds from sales to cancer research. Eggland's Best is one of those companies. They go further actually and donate proceeds from sales from September 15 thru November 15th!. Every donation helps and EB sends the money to the Susan G. Komen For The Cure … [Read more...]

Cooling Off With Tervis {Win a $100 Visa GC!}

It’s been a hot summer. Even by Michigan standards it’s been a scorcher. I can handle 85 degrees no problem, I spent my summers in Alabama I KNOW what heat is like. But the month of July has been consistently hot. I guess our late frost in the Spring was a joke to prepare us for unusually warm temps. Even so I still try and go out there and spend time with my kids. It’s been extremely important to … [Read more...]

How To Make A Tomato Rose VIDEO and WÜSTHOF Paring Knife Giveaway

As I near the start of my next semester, and on the heels of just upgrading my most used knife, I had the rare opportunity to work with THE knife company I dreamed of working with as a blogger and a culinary student and that is WÜSTHOF. These knives are forged in Germany and are a favorite of chefs because of the sharp edge and the feel in the hand. For me personally, I love the way it balances in … [Read more...]