Bejeweled Frenzy Giveaway – Ends 7/1!

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Bejeweled Frenzy Giveaway! This game is intended for 2-4 players (over the age of 8...but I bet I could teach my 4 & 5-year-old how to play). The objective is to get the most points by building the tallest stack of collapsed cards and being the first to collect the Boost ...

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Amazon: Micheal Jackson: This Is It DVD Only $3.10!

Amazon: Micheal Jackson: This Is It DVD Only $3.10!

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Amazon: Black Damask Shoulder Bag Only $9.99!

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Zaycon Foods – Delicious Meat & Produce Delivered!

Zaycon Foods - Delicious Meat & Produce Delivered!

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Recipes

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Ahh, summer…  a time where picnics, barbecues, and fun. It also means delicious FOOD! I love making cold side dishes, dips, and more that I can bring to get-togethers. But I always seem to have produce left over and it ends up going to waste. BUT since I was introduced to Produce Keepers from Good Cook I don’t have that problem anymore :D

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I was sent a sampling of the Good Cook Produce Keepers to try out, which included:

Things I LOVE about the keepers:

  • They are bright and easy to see in the fridge. Which means no finding a gross baggie full of who-knows-what that has morphed into a science project.
  • The clear tops make it easy to see what is left. I am a big fan of “at a glance”stuff and the Produce Keepers feed that love!
  • They actually work. WELL. I stuck some produce into their respective keepers and it all was kept fresh. Which means my weekly purchases from the farmer’s market will last the entire week. Time and money saver!
  • BPA free and dishwasher safe :) And portable!!
  • Just a quick warning – don’t let your kids throw them on your hard floor. While I didn’t “let them”, they got into my plastic drawer and snapped a lemon keeper. Boo. Luckily I got a couple extra :) With that said, they are VERY durable and will withstand normal use with no problems.

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No more half eaten bananas! Woot!

Now – a YUMMY recipe! And be sure to scroll down to enter the giveaway too!

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Homemade Guacamole

Prep time: 10 mins
Serves: 4
Ingredients
  • Two avocados chopped
  • ½c favorite salsa
  • 2 tbs Miracle Whip – you can substitute with either plain yogurt or sour cream
  • ¼ large tomato (about ¼ cup), chopped
  • ½ tsp garlic salt
Instructions
  • Combine all but ½ of an avocado and ½ of the chopped tomato in a mixer and blend until smooth, then add remaining avocado and tomato and pulse a couple of times to chop them up a bit more but keep the salsa chunky. Serve with tortilla chips!

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Get 25% Off your ENTIRE ORDER when you buy any produce keeper from GoodCook.com - PLUS a free banana keeper! Use code KEEPERS

Four lucky readers will each WIN a set of Produce Keepers from Good Cook! US Only, Ends 6/26!

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Contest open **US** ages 18 and over. Winner has 48 hours to respond to my email titled  - make sure to check your spam. Failure to respond will cause winner to forfeit the prize and a new winner will be chosen. Please note that prize can take up to 6 weeks to be received by the sponsor.  No Purchase Necessary to enter. This giveaway is in no way affiliated with Facebook, Pinterest, Youtube or Twitter. While supplied with the item(s) reviewed I was not otherwise compensated for this review. All opinions expressed are my own.

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Recipe: Easy Crockpot Spicy BBQ Chicken

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Recipe Corner! Parmesan Spinach Rolls

March 16, 2013

Parmesan Spinach Rolls This is another super easy side dish to make! I love these as an addition to spaghetti Recipe Corner! Parmesan Spinach Rolls Recipe Type: Side Dish Author: Carol Jones Ingredients Marinara or Spaghetti Sauce Shredded Parmesan Cheese (not canned) Baby Spinach Leaves Crescent Rolls Instructions Unroll crescent rolls and spoon marinara on [...]

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Recipe Corner – Pulled Pork Crescents

March 11, 2013

Pulled Pork Crescents This is a favorite of my family – easy to make and great for kids who love finger food! Like it? PIN IT! Recipe Corner – Pulled Pork Crescents Recipe Type: Easy Author: Carol Jones Super easy Pulled Pork Crescents – you can substitute any protein! Ingredients Packaged Pulled Pork (Like Oscar [...]

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Recipe: Lentil Soup

February 22, 2013

I love soup, and this year, I want to try to learn to make several different kinds. I had already made vegetable soup, so my next attempt was to make lentil soup. Boy, was it good! I am a huge fan of lentil soup, and this is a winner. It is really simple to make, [...]

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Recipe Corner! Chocolate Banana Flower Garden (Snack) With 3 Ingredients

February 2, 2013

Chocolate Banana Flower Garden Chocolate Banana Flower Garden (Snack) Recipe Type: Snack/Dessert Author: Carol Jones Easy snack for kids! Ingredients Nutella or Jif Mocha Spread (peanut butter works too!) Banana 2 flour tortillas Instructions You will need a cookie cutter shaped like a flower (mine is from Dollar Tree!) Spread the Nutella to the edges [...]

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Recipe Corner: Spanish Rice

January 5, 2013

We love us some Mexican food in our house. We usually make tacos or enchiladas once a week or so because they’re so easy, filling and relatively healthy (we use beans instead of meat). Of course, we like to have Spanish  rice with them, but I got to the point where I didn’t like many [...]

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