5 Kitchen Myths Debunked in 3 Minutes


They say you learn something new every day. I actually learned 5 new things today from a Household Hacker video. They took on “5 Food Myths Everyone Believes.” Of course I figured that I would not be one of “those” people who believes the myths. Turns out that I did. Watch the video below and […]

Free Trial of Tea Collection


I love a lot of things and among them are tea and free stuff. So I was interested when I saw this free Essential Tea Collection trial from ALOHA. I have started using tea in a lot of different ways. Many few years ago I got into flavored teas but when I was in Hawaii […]

10 Ways to Use Leftover Halloween Candy

Ways to Use Leftover Halloween Candy

Despite the fact that we only had one kid trick-or-treat this year, we somehow ended up with even more candy than ever before. Between our trip to Disney for Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party and my apparent overbuying for our own anticipated trick-or-treaters, we ended up with an entire table full of candy. As […]

Blue Bunny Ice Cream Offer


After a run of not-so-positive posts lately, I am happy to have something totally fun to write about! This Sunday (August 2), check your local newspapers for a special offer on Blue Bunny ice cream cartons, cones, sandwiches, and bars that you can redeem at your local retailer. Blue Bunny products are available in all […]

Exclusive SNL Candy (Including Schweddy Balls)

SNL Candy Collection

Every now and again I come across some amazing products online that I can’t help but share with my friends. This is one of those times. (and if you are looking for a coupon, I have an exclusive one!) I had never heard of the site IT’SUGAR before, but their Exclusive Saturday Night Live merchandise […]

Rediscovering Tea (And How It Helps Me Sleep)


For the last couple of years I have gone in spurts where I drink a lot of hot tea for awhile and then none at all. I’ve read about all of the health benefits, and I love to make it loose leaf with my Teavana Perfect Teamaker. But then I get lazy and quit drinking […]

New Frozen Candy from Jelly Belly

Frozen Jelly Belly Candy

  If you have Frozen fans in your house like I do, you know that they want pretty much every thing that they can get with Frozen characters on it. These new officially licensed Frozen candies from Jelly Belly would be perfect as party favors or even to add to gift bags. The jelly beans […]

My Second Favorite Birthday Cake

Burnt Almond Torte for Prantl's Bakery

Before I go any further, you are probably wondering why I am writing about my SECOND favorite birthday cake and not my favorite. My favorite birthday cake is a homemade chocolate cake with seafoam icing that only my mom and grandma can make right. You will likely never get your hands on that cake, especially […]

Buy One Get One Free Cheerios

Free Cheerios

Once upon a time when my kids were small, Cheerios were pretty much their own block in the food pyramid in our house. As they have gotten older, Cheerios have taken on the role they play in most people’s houses–breakfast. However, I have to say that I do make myself a little snack mix with […]

Free Knife Skill Class from Craftsy

I’ve never really looked closely at Craftsy before because I don’t consider myself a Crafty person at all and probably never will be. But when I saw the advertisement for the free Master Knife Skills class, I became interested. I’m one of those people who loves to cook but has never had any training and […]