Black and Blue Berry Vanilla Protein Smoothie

Black and Blue Berry Vanilla Protein Smoothie for a quick and nutritious breakfast on the go #smoothie #quickbreakfast

This Black and Blue Berry Vanilla Protein Smoothie is perfect for busy mornings when you just can’t seem to get out of the door on time! It’s almost unbelievable to me how fast summer has come and gone.  I’m sad to see summer go, because I’ll really miss the flexibility of the kids’ schedule, not […]

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to ——– I took time off from the blog this week, and it was very relaxing. Baby Girl {my youngest daughter} and I took my granddaughter, Olivia, shopping and to lunch for her 4th birthday. If you follow me on Instagram, then you’ve seen this picture of them riding a safari animal […]

KitchenAid Artisan Sweepstakes

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  Welcome to the foodie fantastic KitchenAid Artisan Sweepstakes. Stop by and say hello to our lovely host blogs: Mom to Bed by 8 ♥ Everything Mommyhood ♥ Our Piece of Earth ♥ Imperfect Women ♥ Momma Without a Clue ♥ the Crazy Nuts Mom ♥ Kelly’s Lucky You ♥ Jack of all trades, Master […]

Wednesday Whatsits {121}

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to ——– First, I want to welcome Krissy from Self Proclaimed Foodie to Wednesday Whatsits! We are excited to have her join the party each week- be sure to check out her blog and see what else she’s got going on! ——– Whew! We made it through the first full week of […]

Homemade Pico de Gallo

Homemade Pico de Gallo is full of spicy flavor and perfect for tacos or chips and salsa!

Homemade Pico de Gallo is full of spicy flavor and perfect for tacos, nachos or even fish! We are huge salsa fans at my house, and I’m the biggest. I could seriously eat chips and salsa as a meal. Since it’s not blended, this homemade pico de gallo gives you the full, robust flavors of onion, jalepeno, tomato […]

Carne Asada Tacos

Urban Accents Santa Fe Dry Glaze gives these carne asada tacos sweet and zesty flavor the whole family will enjoy!

 Urban Accents Santa Fe BBQ Dry Glaze gives these Carne Asada Tacos a sweet and zesty flavor the whole family will enjoy! With my family’s combined love for grilling and Mexican food, it’s only natural that carne asada tacos would be on our dinner menu. The meat is tender and grills quickly, which I also love. […]

Elderberry Vodka Tonic

This elderberry vodka tonic is clean and crisp, but not too sweet.

I’m a wine drinker at heart, but sometimes I need something stronger, and yesterday was one of those days. Not really sure what I wanted to make, I did a little digging and found some elderberry liqueur and vodka. With some tonic water and lemon, I turned it into this elderberry vodka tonic. It’s clean, crisp […]

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to ——– If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve probably see the pics I’ve posted from our office remodel. We had a really great outdoor space in the middle of our house, but we never used it. With no spare rooms in in our house, using our bedroom as an office, and […]

Old Fashioned Butter Cake Recipe

Old Fashioned Butter Cake Recipe | {i love} my disorganized life

 This Old Fashioned Butter Cake Recipe is moist and delicious, the epitome of buttery goodness! I haven’t been baking much lately, but since the kids are back in school, I figured they needed a little sweetness in their lives to balance out all that homework. This cake is one word. Amazing. One taste of the batter and I knew it […]

Spicy Buffalo Chicken Dip

Spicy Buffalo Chicken Dip

Spicy Buffalo Chicken Dip is packed with shredded chicken and has the perfect kick for your next gathering! Last month, I got to spend time with a very good friend. We were both headed to a conference in Atlanta {where she lives}, and so I went a day early so we could spend some extra […]