GinnyBakes is an Organic Dessert You’ll Love


I always struggle on desserts to feed my family.  There are cookies and mixes on the market that are great, but you read the ingredients... and those aren't so great.  When I was introduced to GinnyBakes cookies and baking mixes, I fell in love!  An organic, gluten free snack?  I was sold!  passion, love, balance, all baked in. Isn't that a great statement?  And better yet, Ginnybakes products have no artificial ingredients.  As I mentioned before, they are … [Read more...]

Have Some Fun at Six Flags Over Texas Boomtown

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My family was recently invited to visit Six Flags Over Texas to check out the newly updated Bugs Bunny Boomtown!  With expanded walkways, lots of seating, misting fans and shade, it's definitely an area not to be missed! One of our favorite additions was the Looney Tunes Adventure Camp!  It's an interactive play structure, allowing kids to climb, slide and discover surprises at every turn.  My 4 year old loved it! We also had fun on the Marvin the Martian Space Rockets, the Daffy … [Read more...]

Get Productive With The T-Mobile Free Data For Life Tablet

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TrioTablet   Being a Mom of three young children, we keep a pretty busy schedule!  The school year is almost as fun as the summer, but comes at a slower pace, with sports, gym and homework thrown into the mix.  I cringe of the fact that I will be "wasting" time in pick-up lines, when I can be getting work done.  Who would have thought T-Mobile free data would put a … [Read more...]

See How We Shine at the Cascade Platinum Shining Party & Giveaway

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Like many others, I am a busy Mom.  I am a blogger.  I am a chef.  I am a wife and a friend.  I am the team soccer mom and serve on our school's PTO board... sometimes I think busy is an understatement. I find my work day long and little time to get housework done.  I need the best products to get the best results the first time a task is done.  I have no time for re-do's.  After I recently tried a no-name dishwasher detergent, I found myself having to … [Read more...]

Zucchini Bread Recipe

Zucchini Bread

With Summer crops in full bloom, zucchini is plentiful!  It is a delicious vegetable that can be used in many recipes, including Zucchini Bread.  This is a delicious and easy zucchini bread recipe that makes two loaves.  (You can freeze one to enjoy later!) Preheat your oven to 325 degrees.  Grease your loaf pans lightly with a non-stick cooking spray, making sure to coat the bottom of the pan well.  Begin by removing the skin of the zucchini with a vegetable … [Read more...]

Dinner is Done with Effortless Meals at Walmart

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One fun way to round up the summer is to take a trip to a baseball game.  It's always fun to go on a family adventure and provide my children with as many life experiences as we can.  But on nights where we are out and about, we usually find our way to a restaurant for dinner, spending too much time and way too much money... Until I found out about the Effortless Meal Bundles at Walmart! The Coca-cola Effortless Meal Bundles had to be created for the busy family, and I believe … [Read more...]

Support Statewide Hearing and Win Tickets to See the Rangers

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By the age of 65, one out of three people experience hearing loss.  Because of this, hearing health services are in high demand!  In an effort to raise awareness, hear this... Connect Hearing, part of a global network of innovators in hearing health care, has teamed up with the Texas Rangers to encourage people to take advantage of the clinic's free hearing evaluations.  With each completed hearing evaluation, you will earn a chance to win a VIP Rangers ballpark … [Read more...]

Fun and Easy Paper Towel Butterfly Craft

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Spring might be a few months away, but the beauty of a butterfly is always welcomed!  Before the summer comes to an end, we went outside for a fun (and super easy) kid's craft using three common items you may already have in your kitchen: Viva Vantage paper towels (I found mine at Walmart), water in a spray bottle and markers!  I like to use the Viva Vantage paper towels because I can allow my children to choose the size of their butterfly with the Choose-A-Size rolls!  My son … [Read more...]