New Frozen Treats From Dole – Giveaway Ends 8/8

  Summer.... It's hot, kids get cranky and want something cool to eat. Now you could give them popscicles or ice cream...but really do we as moms really want to give them that much sugar or fat day after day. Don't get me wrong those things are great as a treat, but my kids get hot and sweaty on a daily basis and I would prefer to give them something a bit more healthy. Once again Dole has come to the rescue! With their new line of frozen fruit cups and smoothies, I can make sure my … [Read more...]

Pillsbury Baguette Chips Giveaway – Ends 7/24

  My family loves to snack. We love crunchy things like chips and pretzels. I'm not to thrilled with keeping chips in the house however because of how bad they are for you. That is why I was thrilled to be able to review the new crunchy Baguette Chips from Pillsbury! Pillsbury Baguette Chips come in 2 scrumptious flavors Italian Cheese & Herb and Cheddar Sun-dried Tomato and are only 130 calories per serving (21 baguette chips), and 50% less fat than regular potato … [Read more...]

What to Eat at Fenway Park

cc licensed ( BY NC SD ) flickr photo is shared by brentdanley There are few experiences like that of going to a Major League ballpark and nothing like visiting one of the oldest parks of them all, Fenway Park. Home to the famous Boston Red Sox, Fenway Park originally opened in 1912. The sights and sounds of Fenway trigger feelings of nostalgia for America’s pastime. The hum of the crowd, crack of the bats, and the call of concession vendors selling hotdogs bring on memories of years … [Read more...]

Fun Popcorn Creations

Fun Popcorn Creations While you might think of popcorn as a movie theater snack, there are lots of fun alternative ways to use the popular food. Popcorn is popular among kids and adults of all ages because it is cheap, easy and convenient. Some types of popcorn are even fairly healthy and are a great choice for people on restrictive diets. For more adventurous fans, popcorn can be flavored with nearly anything. Traditional popcorn and flavored popcorn can also be used in creative arts, crafts … [Read more...]

Meal Planning Made Easy With Cook’n

If you are anything like me I have recipes everywhere. I have a folder dedicated to them on my computer and countless recipes that I printed out scattered everywhere. None of them are easy to find at all. I could never find any of the recipes that I wanted to make and we were constantly stuck in a rut of meals that were simple and boring. I knew there must be an easier and more organized way to collect and store recipes online. Cook'n is a fantastic recipe software for the pc and … [Read more...]

Good On The Go, By Life’s Healthy Pleasures, LLC

  When was the last time you or your child bought something healthy out of a vending machine? My guess for many of you would be never, right? I'm pretty sure I can safely say that I have never even come across a vending machine that even remotely offered anything healthy. Well my friends, a little Maine company called Life's Healthy Pleasures, LLC would like to change that! Life's Healthy Pleasures (a play on the old colloquialism, “life’s simple pleasures”) has come out with a … [Read more...]

Old London Melba Snacks And OPA! Sweepstakes

  I have a small confession to make...I love chips. The salty, crunchiness of them is just so addicting to me that I have a hard time eating just a few, and for that reason I don't usually buy them at all. Finding a healthier alternative to my beloved chips would be awesome. That's why I was super excited when I was sent an assortment of Old London Melba snacks to try. Now Melba snacks can't completely replace chips for me but they do satisfy the crunchiness I seek. Plus … [Read more...]

Dole Real Fruit Bites Giveaway – Ends 6/23

  As a mom I am constantly looking for fun and healthy snack options for my kiddos. In this day in age of overly processed junk food, good for you snacks in perfect sized packages are a must have! That is why I LOVE Dole. Their product are always one of my first choices for my kids to nosh on. They have a ton of options to choose from like fruit bowls, parfaits, crisps, and the new Real Fruit Bites! Dole Real Fruit Bites combine fruit, yogurt and rolled oats into one tasty … [Read more...]