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Bloom That Summer Flash Sale On Now!

Posted on 13 CommentsPosted in Floral Gifting

Just got word that Bloom That has a Summer Flash Sale Going On Now! Bloom That is a floral delivery service that is nationwide with next day delivery…and a few cities will have blooms delivered on the same day! This post contains affiliate links and enables me to earn a small commission if you shop through them. This […]

Hot Air Balloon

Flying High Hot Air Balloon Cake

Posted on 15 CommentsPosted in Blogging, Cakes, Desserts, Family, Skill Learning

The other weekend, I was Flying High with this Hot Air Balloon Cake I made for little Luke.  I’ve always wanted to make one of these cakes and I jumped at the chance to do so!  Here’s how I made this cute cake with puffy white clouds and hot air balloons drifting about it.  With […]

5 Summer Salads

Recipe Round-Up: Five Summer Salads

Posted on 18 CommentsPosted in Healthy, Pasta, Recipes, Salads, Veggies

Summer’s in full swing and one of the things I love to indulge in this time of year are salads!  Not only are they full of delicious healthy ingredients, they also help make us feel good about what we’re eating and who doesn’t love that!  Today, I am sharing this tasty Recipe Round-Up consisting of […]

Blogger Recognition Award

Blogger Recognition Award – I’m Nominated!

Posted on 18 CommentsPosted in Blogging

You guys, I just got some great news.  There’s this little thing known as the Blogger Recognition Award and I was nominated *eeep* Thank you Tee over at TeeShares who nominated me for this unexpected award!  I’m humbled beyond words and find it insane that my little, virtually unknown food blog was on anyone’s radar.  I […]

Quinoa Fruit Salad

Quinoa Fruit Salad with Basil Lime Dressing

Posted on 32 CommentsPosted in Desserts, Healthy, Recipes, Salads

So there’s this thing we have here with Quinoa and I have been wanting to expand on it.  We make this delicious Santa Fe Quinoa Salad with Chicken but today, I decided to take this healthy grain in a different direction.  Today I had a craving for Quinoa Fruit Salad with Basil Lime Dressing.  Yea, that’s […]