My First Cake!: How easy were these recipes?

My daughter’s 4th birthday is coming up, and I made the mistake of looking for ideas on Pinterest with her looking over my shoulder. After looking through a ton of pins, she is pretty adamant that she wants this cake:  Eek! I have no idea where to get a cake like that, so after doing […]

Holidays!: Holiday Entertaining Guide for 99 Cents Through 12/15

One of the topics that we discussed at the #2011HolidayHelp Twitter party is holiday entertaining. Erin Chase from $5 Dollar Dinners has written a simple holiday entertaining guide to help you be the best hostess or guest during this holiday season. This guide is the antidote to every other holiday entertaining guide out there, and […]

Review/Giveaway!: Betty Crocker Milk Chocolate Traditional Brownie Mix Prize Pack – Ends 10/10 @ 9 pm CST

Betty Crocker is coming out with a new Milk Chocolate Brownie Mix this fall! It has a touch of milk chocolate flavor with a homemade brownie taste and can be made in 3 easy steps. MY REVIEW: What can I say about milk chocolate brownies, other than that they are yummy? I am not the […]

Fun!: Thai Kitchen Deliciously Different BBQ House Party

Have you heard of It’s a website that allows you to apply to host parties in order to try out certain products. You fill out a survey for them to see if you’re a fit to host a party for the product, and if you’re chosen, they send you the products for FREE, as […]

Recipes & Coupons!: Starbucks Ice Cream

Did you know that you can get recipes to use with Starbucks Ice Cream online? I got really excited when I found these, so I thought I would share some of my favorite recipes. COFFEE ICE CREAM MARTINIS Moisten the rim of a chilled martini glass with water, and coat it with grated chocolate. Combine […]

Dessert Recipe!: Filipino Biko (Sweet Rice Cake with Caramel Topping)

I recently celebrated my 30th birthday, so my family was nice enough to throw me a party! My husband and I ordered some food for the party from a restaurant nearby, but imagine my look of disappointment when they said they couldn’t make one of my favorite desserts 🙁 Luckily, my husband loves me so […]