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diningkidspalm springs

I’m sharing how to eat out with kids tips and #lobsterworthy moments in my life as part of a Red Lobster sponsored series for Socialstars™ We live in beautiful Palm Springs, CA, ranked #1 hippest mid-sized city in America on gogobot.com.  Whoop!  It is a tourist destination for literally everyone

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foodie mom mother's day gifts
bakingMother's Day

Where my foodies at? I know when my husband asked me what I wanted for Mother’s Day, my mind went straight to the kitchen.  Moms naturally think about gifts for themselves that benefit the whole family… that’s just the way we are, but my top Mothers Day gifts today are

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mexican coffee cake
bakinghealth and nutritionrecipes

Coffee.  Coffee Cake.  Mexican Coffee.  Mexican Coffee Cake.  Naturally when I heard Coffee-mate released two new Latin-inspired flavors, I ran off to the store to grab them both, along with coffee and chocolate, both of the Mexican variety.  My mornings are now impossibly delicious. The two new Coffee-mate flavors are:

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bacon and date pizzadilla gorgonzola
diningentertainingfoodhealth and nutritionrecipes

This post is sponsored by Fresh & Easy but my love for their fresh ingredients and easy meal options is all my own! Pizzadillas are often categorized as food for kids, but these quick and easy finger foods are perfect for adults as well.  When I don’t want to spend

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Flight Song
wine

“I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Brancott Estate Wines. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” It’s not very often that my husband and I put the kids down and

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HoneyBaked Ham
diningentertainingfoodkids

“I participated in an Influencer Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for HoneyBaked Ham. I received a gift card to facilitate my shopping trip and to thank me for participating. As a mom of now two kids, I find myself even busier than normal. I work full-time, write for

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mini cranberry pies with 5 spice meringue
bakingentertaininghealth and nutritionrecipes

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of PAM Cooking Spray. Tired of turkey and stuffing yet?  If you’re like me, you way overdid it on the food for Thanksgiving and have a ton of leftovers still.  While the pies are all gone and the turkey is

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korean beef bbq with pickled pearl onions
diningentertainingmomrecipes

I created my Korean Beef BBQ with Pickled Pearl Onions using Campbell’s Slow Cooker Sauce as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #CampbellsSkilledSaucers This has got to be the busiest time of year.  The holidays bring a certain sort of madness with them, all the events, the shopping, the

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graveyard cookie cupcakes
bakingdessertsentertaininghalloweenrecipes

This whole recipe came about when I stepped foot into the always delightful World Market.  No, this isn’t a post sponsored by the store, just a shout out from me to them.  So inside I found all of these wonderful Dia De Los Muertos decorations and I went a little

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pumpkin pie apple muffins
autumnbakinghalloweenhealthy snackrecipesthanksgiving

Big fan of the flavors of fall, I was excited to see what YoCrunch had coming my way for review.  The two new flavors, Pumpkin Pie Parfait and Apple Pie Parfait are both super yummy and embody the seasonal spices and aromas.  My daughter is in love with these personal

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