Hood Sour Cream Beef Stroganoff Pizza – #FastFamilyMeals

          As some of you may remember from last month, I have been chosen to be a Blog Ambassador for Hood® Sour Cream! That means I'll be working to bring your attention to Hood Sour Cream's fantastic #FastFamilyMeals contest they have going on in partnership with the folks at radio station Country 102.5! I will also be sharing a recipe that I have developed myself using Hood Sour Cream that will hopefully inspire you to come up with your own recipe … [Read more...]

Grapes from Mexico Want You To “Snack On” In Their New Sweepstakes #IC #ad

“I participated in a Blog Blast Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Grapes from Mexico. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” School is almost in session here in Maine and I am always looking for healthy snacks to keep my kiddos bellies fueled. I love giving my kids all natural Grapes From Mexico! Grapes from Mexico are 100% farm picked, have all natural flavor with no preservatives and are shipped directly to the store the day after they are picked! Plus … [Read more...]

MilkWise – Coming Soon To New England Grocery Stores #MilkWise

            I was recently asked to attend a virtual taste testing of a new milk product called MilkWise, through a Google hangout. Even though I was a hangout newbie, I was super excited to hear about and try this new milk that boasts lower calories and more calcium! (Did you know that most women don't get enough calcium?) Joining the hangout was easy and Lynne Bohan, spokesperson for MilkWise kept the conversation flowing  and was very … [Read more...]

Get Your Fuel For Back To School With Slammers – Giveaway Ends 8/31

          It's nearly time for my kids to go back to school after a long couple months of summer. It's time to start getting up earlier, and time for weekend soccer games. It's time to start thinking about healthy foods to put in lunch boxes and for afternoon snacks. I'm a particular fan of Slammers, by Go Gourmet. Slammers are a perfectly portable fruit smoothie, that's perfect for on the go!       Slammers  Protein + … [Read more...]

Hood® Sour Cream FAST FAMILY MEALS CONTEST #FastFamilyMeals

              I'm so super excited to announce that I have been picked to be an Ambassador for Hood® Sour Cream #FastFamilyMeals for the next few months! So cool! Hood® Sour Cream is an absolute staple in my refrigerator, I always have at least one or two containers at all times! We use it on an in everything, from tacos, to soups and baked goods. I honestly would be lost without it! One of my first duties as ambassador is to announce … [Read more...]

Maine McDonald’s New Lobster Roll Tasting – Giveaway Ends 8/9 #LobsterME

              When you think of McDonald's, what automatically comes to mind? I'm guessing hamburgers and McNuggets, right? Well here in Maine, we can now add Lobster Rolls to that list! Yes, you read that right! "Maine McDonald’s restaurants are excited to announce their latest menu offering rolling out across the northeast – the new 100% Real Lobster Roll made with a generous amount of meat is laid on a fresh crisp bed of lettuce and … [Read more...]

Wild Maine Blackberry Whole Grain Bread Pudding – Giveaway Ends 8/10

  Nature’s Harvest® provided me with a gift card and coupons for ingredients so that I could share my thoughts and information about Nature’s Harvest® bread with my readers.  All opinions are 100% my own.         Did you know that the U.S. Dietary Guidelines recommends that adults eat 48 grams or more of whole grains daily and children ages 4-13 years old eat a minimum of 40-48 grams per day. That's quite a bit, however, studies have shown that the … [Read more...]

Fried Cheese Stuffed Doritos‏ – Oh Sweet Cheesy Goodness!

      I usually tend to try to stick to healthy foods, and most of the time, I succeed. I however, have two big weaknesses, coffee and cheese. Pretty much you can entice me with any delicious coffee beverage at any time, and if you wave cheese in my face and I completely surrender.  I am a slave to the cheese, except swiss that is. I mean what is with all the holes...and the smell? Anyway these Fried Cheese Stuffed Doritos‏ just beg to be eaten...in mass quantities! … [Read more...]