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Easy Football Game Day Snack Food Ideas!

This post was sponsored by Cooked Perfect, but all ideas are my own. I know a lot of people complain about being a “football or basketball widow,” meaning that once a sports season is in session, they don’t see their spouse very often. Not...

Food

Cherry Garcia Fudge Dessert Recipe

Today’s recipe combines my most favorite sweet ingredients – cherries and chocolate. In fact, my go-to ice cream is Ben & Jerry’s “Cherry Garcia” which is full of plump cherries and chocolate pieces. The. Best.   Layers of...

DIY

6 Valentine’s Day Crafts For Kids

My daughter has always loved getting messy by doing crafts at home and at school. This year I’m already collecting ideas for our Valentine’s Day crafting. These simple ideas will be fantastic for giving to friends, decorating our home, and just plain ol’ having fun with —...

My Toilet Paper New Year’s Resolution

I like to make a variety of New Year’s resolutions. Some are strong and goal focused, like “Learn to knit” or “Run a 10K.” Some are softer and more gentle things like “Be a better person” or “Treat yourself with kindness.” I also like...

Food

Slow Cooker Beer & Brat Cheese Dip Recipe

I think one of the greatest inventions of the 21st century has been the cooking competition show. I mean, I like the old-fashioned cooking shows, too, but the thing I like about competition shows is that you get to see a lot of different...