10 Delicious Iced Coffee Recipes

  Coffee is that wonderful brew that helps restore at least some of my brain cells every morning. I have to get at least a cup or two in and only then will my eyes start to focus and coherent thought processes start to function. But, who am I kidding? I drink coffee all day… [Continue Reading]


Make Your Own Easy Fire Starters

There’s just nothing like the comfort of a warm fire. Think about it, before the invention of fire, food was consumed raw and our ancestors were at the mercy of the cold weather during the winter season. Now a days, we have fire pits for s’mores, fire places for ambiance and wood burning stoves to… [Continue Reading]


Homemade Onion Dip from Scratch Recipe

We have another quick and easy dip recipe for you! Check out this easy recipe for Homemade Onion Dip from Scratch! This tasty dip is delicious served with chips or veggies and a great recipe for get-togethers and parties. The only cooking involved is sauteing the onions, making it super quick to put together. That’s… [Continue Reading]


Easy Copycat Frito Bean Dip Recipe

As a chip lover, of course I love dips to go with them and I’m sure Frito Bean Dip is a favorite for many. Well, we have an easy recipe for Copycat Frito Bean Dip that is simply delicious! Not only can you make it yourself, you can save money by doing it! Frito Bean… [Continue Reading]


Homemade Sugar Cookies Recipe

Homemade cookies are always a special treat , especially for the holidays. These heart-shaped Homemade Sugar Cookies are a family favorite and perfect for Valentine’s Day! But, what I love about this recipe is that with a simple change of the cookie cutters, these delicious cookies are great for any holiday or ‘just because’! They… [Continue Reading]


Bacon Cheddar Ranch Dip Recipe

Do you love ranch dip? Do you love bacon? Then this is for you! We have a delicious Bacon Cheddar Ranch Dip recipe to share with you! It’s great for get-togethers and parties! It’s a great party food and you can throw it together in only minutes! Bacon Cheddar Ranch Dip Ingredients 16 oz Sour… [Continue Reading]


The Amazing Healing Power of Honey!

You’ve no doubt seen shelves at the store stocked with the many different types of honey. Honey has many uses as a healing remedy, but the sweet stuff on the shelf of most stores won’t work. For it to have healing properties, it has to be raw and not pasteurized (the process of heating and… [Continue Reading]


Cuban Slider Sandwiches

Cuban Slider Sandwiches are the perfect little sandwiches to serve for get-togethers and parties or even game night and they are super easy to make! These delicious little sandwiches are loaded with ham, roast pork and swiss cheese, then topped with mustard and relish! You better make an extra batch because they are sure to… [Continue Reading]


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15 Non-Chocolate Valentine’s Day Treats

  I will be the first to admit that I love chocolate – anything chocolate! However, there are some non-chocolate treats that are just as yummy and delicious! With Valentine’s Day coming up, we thought we would gather up a few of our favorites for you. If you are looking for a treat to make (Continue Reading…);


Valentine’s Day barkTHINS & Chuao Gift Basket #Giveaway! – ends 2/7 US Only

Chocolate and Valentine’s Day go hand in hand and seriously, who can say they don’t like chocolate? Not me! Well, we are excited to bring you a delicious giveaway of barkTHINS and chuao! Go by and see what Top Notch Material thought about these delicious chocolate HERE. One lucky reader will receive a Valentine’s Day (Continue Reading…);


Warmables Neck Huggers Eye Mask Prize Pack #Giveaway! #beautybash2015 – ends 2/11 US Only

Welcome to the Warmables Giveaway for the Beautiful You Beauty Bash! Hosted by Southern Krazed and Mom Does Reviews I’ve been using Warmables Hot & Cold Packs to relieve my achy body. I love the convenience of heating them in the microwave 60 seconds for a quick hot pack. If you prefer cold treatment to (Continue Reading…);


Elchim 3800 Idea Ionic Hair Dryer #Giveaway! #beautybash2015 – ends 2/11 US Only

Welcome to another giveaway in the Beautiful You Beauty Bash hosted by Mom Does Reviews and Southern Krazed!  This giveaway is sponsored by BuyDig.com I know most of you ladies will agree that to tame our manes we need a great hair dryer! It can really be almost panic mode if something happens to the hair (Continue Reading…);


Hydraluxe Cool Case #Giveaway! #beautybash2015 – ends 2/8 US Only

  Welcome to another Giveaway in the Beautiful You Beauty Bash Brought to you by Southern Krazed and Mom Does Reviews ! Do you get hot at night when you sleep? Does it keep you from getting your beauty sleep? Should I mention dreaded night sweats? Well, we have the perfect solution! Have you heard (Continue Reading…);


Get Your Beauty Sleep with a Hydraluxe Cool Case! #BeautyBash2015 #review

Welcome to the Hydraluxe Cool Case Review for the Beautiful You Beauty Bash Brought to you by Southern Krazed and Mom Does Reviews ! Every day more research is done into the effects of sleep (or lack thereof) on the human body. It’s a close race between getting enough sleep or drinking enough water on (Continue Reading…);


How to Handle Mealtimes When One Spouse is Vegetarian and the Other Spouse Isn’t

So you’d like to make the change to being vegetarian, but your spouse doesn’t want to make that change, at all, what so ever? That’s okay. There are many ways to go about living vegetarian in a non-vegetarian household. Regardless of their choice not to avoid eating meat and/or dairy, you should still remind them (Continue Reading…);

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Warmables ~ New Generation of Hot/Cold Packs #beautybash2015 #review

Welcome to the Warmables Review for the Beautiful You Beauty Bash! Hosted by Southern Krazed and Mom Does Reviews Daily it seems women work hard, play hard, and give until they are given out. Moms need a time to relax and rejuvenate their tired bodies. Sometimes we don’t feel pain or discomfort until we lay (Continue Reading…);

Win it Wednesday

Win It Wednesday 1/28/15

Win It Wednesday 1/28/15 It’s time for our Win It Wednesday Giveaway Linky for the week of 1/28/15! All Bloggers are welcome! Feel free to link up all your giveaways! Then, browse through and enter some yourself! You never know, someone’s gotta win! It may as well be you! BLOGGERS:  Please remember, all entries MUST (Continue Reading…);


Teleflora’s Sweet Embrace Bouquet #Giveaway! #beautybash2015 – ends 2/3 US Only

Welcome to another giveaway in the Beautiful You Beauty Bash Hosted by Mom Does Reviews and Southern Krazed! Most of us women love flowers and we love receiving them on special days. Valentine’s Day is no exception! As women, it has become a more or less expected tradition to receive flowers on Valentine’s Day. We want (Continue Reading…);


Culina 5 Qt Stainless Steel Steamer will make your Culinary Ambitions a Snap!

  At the end of the day, and especially if you have been watching a houseful of kids, running errands or working a 9-5 I know the last thing anyone wants to do is tackle the issue of making dinner; unless, of course, you’re me and then the very thought of being able to exercise (Continue Reading…);


AGEbeautiful Professional Hair Color Prize Pack Giveaway! #beautybash2015

Welcome to the first giveaway in the Beautiful You Beauty Bash Hosted by Mom Does Reviews and Southern Krazed! This giveaway is sponsored by Zotos Professional. We all love to look our best and well – feel beautiful. Maybe you need to cover some of those sneaky gray hairs or maybe you just want a (Continue Reading…);

Easy Recipes


Super Easy and Quick Cheesy Garlic Sticks

We have an easy recipe for Cheesy Garlic Sticks today! We love having garlic sticks with spaghetti, lasagana and who am I kidding? I could eat them for a snack! This recipe is super easy and super (Continue Reading...);

Southwest Spicy Tortilla Dippers and Dip Recipe

Southwest Spicy Tortilla Dippers and Dip Recipe

Chip and dips is my VERY favorite all time snack! Truth be told, I could live on chips and dip! This Southwest Spicy Tortilla Dippers and Dip is so delicious and yummy you can actually make a meal out (Continue Reading...);


Easy Zucchini Bread Recipe

This Zucchini Bread is an all time favorite of mine! With the garden already planted, it's also a great way to use some of that garden fresh zucchini! This easy recipe requires nothing special to (Continue Reading...);

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Food Preservation


How to Make Freezer Corn

There are few things in life better than fresh corn, but it has a very short growing season and it seems to follow the feast or famine cliché. If you’re fortunate enough to have a crop of fresh corn, (Continue Reading...);


How to Make Your Own Homemade Dehydrated Banana Chips

If you end up with leftover bananas at the end of the week like we do and are sick of freezing them, this is another great alternative. Use them in cereals, oatmeal or any other recipes that call for (Continue Reading...);


Tips for Freezing Surplus Tomatoes

In an especially good year, your tomato plants will produce more fruit than you could ever use fresh. Many gardeners choose to process their surplus tomatoes into sauce or paste, but it is actually (Continue Reading...);

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DIY & Crafts

8 Easter Craft and Decorating Ideas

8 Easter Craft and Decorating Ideas

With Easter just around the corner, we found some fun and easy Easter Craft and Decorating Ideas for you! With only a few items and supplies, you can create these gorgeous items! And, if you're (Continue Reading...);

Valentine Gift Jar

Easy Valentine Gift Jar with Printable Label!

This cute Valentine's Gift jar is perfect for small gifts. I think it would make an awesome teacher's gift for the kiddos to give to their teachers, grandparents, etc! While this one has M&M's to (Continue Reading...);

Homemade Lavender Body Butter

Homemade Lavender Body Butter Recipe

Homemade gifts are the most heartwarming and special. This Homemade Lavender Body Butter is really simple and easy to make with only 4 common ingredients! The Lavender Body Butter makes a wonderful (Continue Reading...);

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5 Most Popular Tomato Varieties

5 Most Popular Tomato Varieties

There are 5 tomato varieties that are the most popular to grow. Whether you enjoy Heirloom tomatoes or small cherry tomatoes, you can find one that you love to grow. Indeterminate tomatoes - (Continue Reading...);

Compost, Benefits of Composting

Benefits of Composting

Some people may ask - why compost? Composting is a way to have a nutrient rich fertilizer for your soil. Besides being a rich fertilizer for your soil and plants it's FREE! After all, you would only (Continue Reading...);

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Home Grown Vegetables Taste Better and Saves Money!

It's been a bit since we had an update on the garden, but everything is starting to grow fast! I do have a few interesting tidbits to tell you about. We have an abundance of fresh home grown (Continue Reading...);

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