Author Archives: Nicole

Cheesy Garlic Bread Made With Mama Francesca Parm

 Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Mama Francesca Cheese. However all opinions and the recipe are 100% my own. I think I have confessed here on my blog before that my family and I split ways when it comes to … Continue reading

Posted in Foods for LENT, Odds & Ends, Recipes, Side Dish, Vegetarian Corner | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Taking Small Steps Towards A Better Version Of My Family

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Knowledge Universe. However all opinions and the recipe are 100% my own. It’s really an amazing gift being a Mom. I know we hear all these stories about being a parent before having children … Continue reading

Posted in Recipes | Tagged | 2 Comments

Drinking Old Orchard Juice

If you read my blog, then you know how much I adore my grandfather. He has made such a huge impact on my everyday character, and who I am in general. Without him as a role model, I don’t think … Continue reading

Posted in Odds & Ends, Things I drink, Walmart Recipes | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Easter Lemon Cake Trifle

That’s pretty. I always have a desire to make or eat a trifle, but until recently I did not own a trifle bowl. I needed to correct that fast…… My fiance took it upon himself to start looking up places … Continue reading

Posted in Foods for LENT, Holiday, Presley's Panaderia "Bakery", Recipes, Sweets, Vegetarian Corner, Walmart Recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Wild Oats: It’s All About Organic

I woke up to some great news this morning. Walmart released a statement letting the world know that they will now carry a new awesome organic line called Wild Oats in their stores. Can you believe the world’s largest retailer … Continue reading

Posted in Odds & Ends, Vegetarian Corner, Walmart Recipes | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Vitaselect Tool Makes Choosing Vitamins Easy

Last week I was having dinner with a group of girlfriends. We were sitting around chatting, exchanging our newest finds around town and updating each other on what’s going on in our lives.  One of my friends said that she … Continue reading

Posted in Odds & Ends, Walmart Recipes | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Knotts Berry Bloom!

  BUENA PARK, CA:  April 12 – 27, 2014 – The second annual Knott’s Berry Bloom returns this spring season with larger than life displays of beautiful spring colors, interactive family-friendly activities, expanded gourmet food and wine tasting opportunities, and more! New for 2014, … Continue reading

Posted in Recipes | Leave a comment

A Four Tier Wedding Cheese Cake, A Contest For New Brides, And A Review Of “Blossom Street Brides”

I relish the moments when I can spend a little me time alone with a book. It’s usually a big deal for me, so I try and make an event out of it.  I wait for my son to be … Continue reading

Posted in Recipes, SNACK TIME!, Snacky Snack Snackas, Walmart Recipes | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Parmesan Crisps In A Creamy Zucchini Soup

         Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Mama Francesca Cheese. However all opinions and the recipe are 100% my own. I never seem to tire of cheese.  The thought of cheese excites me.  It makes me want … Continue reading

Posted in Foods for LENT, Recipes, Side Dish, Things I drink, Vegetarian Corner | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Turkey Bacon Pieces For Baked Potatoes

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Butterball ®.  All opinions are 1oo % my own. It comes as no surprise that I love bacon. If you read my blog once every six months or even less… you still know I love bacon. … Continue reading

Posted in Meat eaters unite, Recipes | Leave a comment