Happy Whole Grains Sampling Day!

April 1, 2014
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April 2nd is  Whole Grain Sampling Day and all across the world, people will be eating and trying healthy whole grains.  Oldways  and The Whole Grain Council  started this initiative in 2012 to raise awareness on the health benefits of eating whole grains.  They also taste so good! I love the texture and nuttiest of whole grains. They are loaded with all […]

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Salted Chocolate Almond Crispy Treats & Hershey’s Spread Giveaway

January 16, 2014

This post is sponsored by Hershey’s but as usual all opinions are my own. ********CONTEST CLOSED******** Remember the yummy Hershey’s spreads that I have been snacking on for the last month? Thanks to Hershey’s,  I am giving some away along with snacks to go with it. I also have a recipe for you that tastes much better than […]

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Hershey’s Spread Pairings & Chocolate Hazelnut Ricotta Pillows

January 3, 2014

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Hershey’s but as usual, all opinions are my own. Happy new year everyone! I am starting off the new year with something sweet because everyone needs a little chocolate in their life. I have been enjoying my jars of new Hershey’s spreads and trying them with all kinds of things. […]

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The New Smashburger in Cherry Hill and a GIVEAWAY for my NJ Peeps!

December 19, 2013
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GIVEAWAY CLOSED. Congrats to Tammy! There is a new kid on the block that I want to be friends with in Cherry Hill, NJ. His name is Smashburger. Back in February, I attended the opening of the Glassboro Smashburger and loved it. I am really happy that I now have a location much closer to […]

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KitchenAid Diamond Blender Giveaway

December 13, 2013

GIVEAWAY CLOSED. Congrats to Stephanie! The holidays are right around the corner and the new year is less than 3 weeks away. I’ll be honest with you. I have not bought a single present, baked any cookies or even decorated yet. What am I waiting for? This weekend it will all come together. Let’s get this […]

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Candy Corn Cupcakes & McCormick Spooky Squad Giveaway

October 21, 2012

CONTEST CLOSED. CONGRATS TO THE WINNER PEGGY DAMON! Halloween is right around the corner so it is time to start thinking about some treats. I was asked to be part of McCormick’s Spooky Squad and the first thing I made was some candy corn cupcakes. I am not a big candy corn person.  The rest […]

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Balsamic Chicken Scaloppine & McCormick Giveaway!

September 19, 2012

CONTEST CLOSED The mad school rush started a few weeks ago and my family is busy as usual. With everything going on I am still trying to get a nice dinner on the table in between chauffeuring my kids around. McCormick Gourmet Recipe Mixes were calling my name! McCormick Gourmet has a new line of […]

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Cookbook Giveaway & White Bean and Tuna Salad

June 29, 2012

You know I love quick and easy meals. It’s not that I don’t want to be in the kitchen longer but sometimes I just don’t have the time. I am the crazy lady that cooks on vacations. For me, it’s relaxing to cook a big dinner while at a beach house. I love cooking on […]

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Blue Cheese Mushroom Pâté and a Wasa Giveaway

February 10, 2012

CONTEST CLOSED.  CONGRATS TO LAURA ANDERSON! Years ago, my husband and I had a really bad Valentines dinner experience. My daughter was a toddler at the time and having a babysitter was an occasional treat.  We made our dinner reservations at 8pm thinking we could get to the restaurant early and have a drink at […]

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The Big Jersey Girl Cooks Giveaway!

January 20, 2012

Contest Closed. Congrats to Erin Pitts and Shawna! Happy Friday everyone!  To celebrate my new website makeover, I am having a great big giveaway with two prizes. If you like to cook, these prizes are for you. First I’d like to thank Zesty Blog Consulting for getting my new site up and running. I am […]

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