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Celebrating Family + A Delicious Chicken Posole Recipe

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of BUSH’S Beans. The opinions and text are all mine. FamilyView full post »

Enjoying The Last Days Of Summer With Homemade Salted Caramel Mocha Ice Cream

Summer days are for fun in the sun, including badminton, days at the beach, volleyball, and anything involving shorts,View full post »

One Pot Dirty Rice and Beans with Smoked Sausage Recipe For Back-To-School Days

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of BUSH’S Beans. The opinions and text are all mine. Back toView full post »

Easy Turkey and Ham Spirals

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Columbus Craft Meats. All opinions are 100% mine. My younger sonView full post »

French Vanilla Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

The end of the school year can be hectic, between class parties, final projects, and a decreased motivation to packView full post »

Chocolate Covered Almond Joy Freezer Pops For Summer Days

The end of the school year is near, and the long days of summer are just as close. I can’t wait to be able toView full post »

Turkey and Baked Beans Meatballs

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of BUSH’S Beans. The opinions and text are all mine.View full post »

Penne Primavera with Chicken Meatballs

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cooked Perfect® Meatballs. All opinions are 100% mine. We’veView full post »

Summer Salad With BUSH’S Beans & Homemade Dressing

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of BUSH’S Beans. The opinions and text are all mine. TheView full post »

How To Celebrate Memorial Day With Children

Memorial Day is May 29th, and it’s the day we remember the people who died while serving in our country’sView full post »

Dark Chocolate Soufflés For Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is coming up in about two weeks, and it’s a day I try to splurge a little on myself. I’llView full post »

Sweet Cream Bread Pudding Recipe

Spring is here! I love that feeling you get when everything starts to thaw out after a very cold winter, and thoseView full post »

Slow Cooker Greek Chicken Chili Recipe

This is a sponsored post by Hunt’s® tomatoes. All opinions are my own. The weather has been up and down lately,View full post »

Spicy Homemade Salsa For Your Football Watching Party

This is a sponsored post by Hunt’s® tomatoes. All opinions are my own. The Big Game is this Sunday, February 5thView full post »

Tortellini and Turkey Meatballs Soup

This is a sponsored post by Hunt’s tomatoes. All opinions are my own. Ack, it’s been cold! We love the snow, ourView full post »

Cheesy Pizza Bites For Entertaining & Holiday Parties

This is a sponsored post by Hunt’s tomatoes. All opinions are my own. When the weather turns cold, we can’tView full post »

My Kitchen Helper

I’ve been spending lots of time in the kitchen lately, and the most overworked appliance is definitely a tieView full post »

Frosted Sugar Cookie Muffins With Fallen Snow Icing

There is nothing better than curling up by the fire with a hot drink and a tasty sweet treat during the cold months of aView full post »

Dad Missed A Birthday So We Celebrated Again!

Holidays and celebrations aren’t the same without dad, but sometimes parents have to work on holidays. My husbandView full post »

The Best Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Sandwich

I partnered with Vive Mejor to share my own idea for a Thanksgiving leftovers sandwich. There is nothing better than aView full post »

Easy Chicken Caprese Quesadillas Recipe

This is a sponsored post by Hunt’s tomatoes. All opinions are my own. Our weeknights are spent doing homework,View full post »

Mushroom Rigatoni with Italian Sausage

October is Italian-American heritage month, and Johnsonville wants to help celebrate by joining us during our familyView full post »

The Indoor Campout With RITZ “Campfire Bites” Recipe

The cooler weather means less time outdoors, and after a summer where my sons discovered camping, I felt bad to tellView full post »

An Appetizer Touchdown 🏈 Homegating Wraps For Your Sports Fan Guests

This is a sponsored post by Hunt’s tomatoes. All opinions are my own. This is my favorite time of year, when theView full post »

Black Bean Scrambled Egg Breakfast Tacos Recipe To Celebrate World Egg Day

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with the American Egg Board and #WeAllGrow Latina Network My sons areView full post »

Fall Harvest Pizza Recipe

This is a sponsored post by Hunt’s tomatoes. All opinions are my own. The air is crisper and the nights comeView full post »

‘I Lost My First Lost Tooth’ Party- Celebrating Life’s Rich Moments

I’d like to thank RITZ for sponsoring this post. Our son recently lost his first tooth, and it was a long-awaitedView full post »

Hamburger Stuffed Peppers Recipe + Giveaway

Some like it hot, and I’m part of that party. Especially when the spiciness is added by a delicious EnglishView full post »

Thumbprint Butter Cookies w. Lingonberries Jam

FELIX Lingonberries are Sweden’s favorite superfruit and Felix is Sweden’s favorite lingonberry jam. Now availableView full post »

Easy Baked Cinnamon Apple Cobbler Recipe + A Giveaway

A healthier diet usually consists of more fruit, and fruit is naturally tasty so most people would be happy to eat moreView full post »

Mozzarella Stuffed Bread Rolls + A Cheese Lovers Giveaway

Cheese is a favorite food for many of us, and Wisconsin Cheese is one of the most well-known names in the tradition ofView full post »

Cheesy Baked Chicken + Green Bean Casserole + A Giveaway

Ever in the mood to just snack on something, without making a whole meal out of it? John Wm. Macy’s CheeseSticksView full post »

Healthy Loaded Lentil Chips + A Giveaway

I love a good appetizer of loaded chips. Let’s be honest, it’s a full meal, and it’s delicious. It&#View full post »

Pennette Caprese With Capatriti EVOO + A Giveaway

I’ve said many times that I really only use extra virgin olive oil in this house. I really don’t fryView full post »

A Yummy Anytime Snack + An Oatmeal Banana Smoothie Recipe + A Giveaway

I participated in Mom Blog Tour at the Summer Fancy Food Show on behalf of Wendy’s Bloggers and received McCann&#View full post »

Blue Apron Delivers Chef-Designed Fresh Meals To Your Home

Homemade meals sometimes seem like a luxury, especially in busy home where both parents work or have kids and full livesView full post »

A Better, Bolder Burger

Summer is for barbecues, and this year we plan to have them as often as possible. Burgers are always a hit, and the bestView full post »

Cherry Lime Vanilla Summer Smoothies

Smoothies during the spring and summer are an amazing way to enjoy a fresh beverage that is not only delicious, butView full post »

Mornings At The Guzman House

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Jimmy Dean through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select. While I wasView full post »

Cooking With My Son: Cilantro Lime Chicken Thighs Recipe For Día del Niño

My older son is always asking to cook with me, and I realized I can’t think of a better way to celebrate el DíaView full post »

Raspberry Hand Pies With French Vanilla Pie Crust

Pies are a delicious dessert treat for everyone, but for little kids, they can be very messy. This is why we startedView full post »

Vanilla Bean Skillet Brownie Recipe

Slowing down and spending more time with my boys is an important goal for me this year. I see them less now that theyView full post »

Easiest Shredded Chicken Chili Recipe

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Redpack Tomatoes. All opinions are 100% mine. Family dinners areView full post »

Favorite Recipes of 2015

Our kitchen was very busy this last year, and I found myself trying out new dishes I never made before as well asView full post »

Mexican Chocolate Dipped Cocoa Pebbles Crunch Cookies

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Post and Latina Bloggers Connect. The nine days before ChristmasView full post »

A Holiday Tradition Of Sugar Cookies From The Heart

One of the best things about this time of year is reconnecting with people I don’t see often. When we are invitedView full post »

Vegetable Pot Pie Recipe #Meatless Monday

Plant-based diets are better for people and the planet, so we recently designated Mondays in our homes as MeatlessView full post »

Celebrate Friendsgiving With A Delicious Sausage Stuffing Recipe

I made a delicious and easy dinner using Johnsonville® as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #SausageFamily ThisView full post »

Autumn Trail Mix

I’m sharing #beyondordinary in my life as part of a Sahale Snacks® sponsored series for Socialstars™ When we’View full post »

Luscious Rosa Lasagna Recipe + Save On Bertolli

Post Sponsored by Lunchbox. All opinions are 100% my own. Family dinner parties are a chance to reconnect and reallyView full post »

Halloween Party Ideas For A Spooky Soirée

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Ellio’s Pizza. All opinions are 100% mine. It’s a spookyView full post »

One Pan Penne With Black Olives and Shredded Parmesan Recipe – Delicious Dinner, Pronto!

If there is one thing I just don’t have enough of, it’s time. I wish I had more time to play with my kids,View full post »

Tailgating Party Ideas To Celebrate Your Favorite Team #FeelTheOrgullo

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with the NFL and DiMe Media. However, all opinions expressed are my own. As aView full post »

Our Fall Recipes on Kraft – Creamy Garlic + Green Bean Chicken Casserole Recipe & Delicious Bruschetta with Seasonal Vegetables

I’m a member of the Kraft Tastemakers—a community of kitchen aficionados contributing my recipes and stories toView full post »

Spinach And Feta Wraps Recipe

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of AllWhites Egg Whites. All opinions are 100% mine. Scrambled eggs areView full post »

Celebrating Family Meals + The Easiest Family Taco Night Ever

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hormel Foods. All opinions are 100% mine. Family meals eaten at homeView full post »

Almond & Artichoke Hummus Recipe #MeatlessMondayNight

We are a family that definitely eats a bit too much meat, and it’s healthier to enjoy a more plant-based diet. ItView full post »

Master The Lunchbox

Thanks to Ocean Spray for sponsoring this conversation to inspire parents to Master the Lunchbox So what’s in yourView full post »

Your New Favorite Quick and Easy Weeknight Meals

Back to school time! The days are crazy busy, starting at 5 am every day and ending with us all finally, happilyView full post »

Fall Gatherings With #ElliosPizza

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Ellio’s Pizza. All opinions are 100% mine. The days areView full post »

Planning A Fun Family Pizza Party!

How to plan a fun family pizza party. The best kind of family party is always a pizza party, because everyone lovesView full post »

Grilled Lemon Chicken With Capers + Buttery Garlic Bread

Summer days are for enjoying at leisure, and preparing quick and easy snacks on movie nights or while entertaining inView full post »

Bratsgiving Day Is August 16th! Celebrate With Our Beer n’ Brats Kebabs Recipe

I created this delicious Johnsonville® recipe as part of a #SausageFamily sponsored post for Socialstars. This was aView full post »

Stir Fry Broccoli With Garlic and Soy Sauce Side Dish Recipe

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Kikkoman and Latina Bloggers Connect. When planning dinner or a getView full post »

Grilled Shrimp Teriyaki Skewers Recipe

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Kikkoman and Latina Bloggers Connect. Mixing it up a bit in theView full post »

Easy 10 Minute Tortellini + Cheesy Garlic Bread @PepperidgeFarm #MicrowaveTheFlavor

Summer nights are for movies and backyard get togethers, and that means friends, fun, and food! And sometimes those funView full post »

No Boiling Three Cheese Beefy Baked Penne Recipe

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Ragú® and Latina Bloggers Connect. Baked Ziti is a perennialView full post »

The Best Summer Lunches #ElliosPizza

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Ellio’s Pizza. All opinions are 100% mine. Summer time lunchesView full post »

The Super-Duper Totally Fantastic Superfood Mix-in Sweepstakes

Superfood is for super people, so whatever it is in life you want to keep going for, the original Superfood fromView full post »

Baked Macaroni & Cheese With Crumbled Bacon

We love to mix it up a lot, and I was recently asked to create a fun version of traditional macaroni and cheese…View full post »

Serve Dad BRATfast in Bed For Father’s Day! #SausageFamily

I made a delicious and easy breakfast using Johnsonville® as part of a #SausageFamily sponsored post for Socialstars. IView full post »

Cartin’ Round the Country: How We Make Our Hot Dogs Here In New York #WeLoveBarSFranks

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bar-S Foods. All opinions are 100% mine. Backyard barbecues are oneView full post »

Grilled Mojo Chicken with Pineapple Salsa

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Mazola Corn Oil. All opinions are my own. It’s been a month of cookoutsView full post »

Mom Hacks For Healthy Snacking

We are always on the go, but I never stop ensuring my family eats healthy just because I don’t have time to makeView full post »

Mama’s Best Ever Linguine & Meatballs Recipe

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Ragú® and Latina Bloggers Connect. However, all opinionsView full post »

Greek Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps- Easy Weeknight Meals

I cook for a family of four every day, and some days even more, so preparing good meals for my family can take a greatView full post »

Homemade Vanilla Chai Tea Latte #IDelight @InDelight

One of my favorite drinks in the entire world is a hot cup of Chai Tea Latte! I don’t want to drop five dollarsView full post »

The Kitchen Drive Thru Station For Your Morning Coffee #IDelight @InDelight

Have you ever rushed out of your house in a hurry, skipping your morning coffee at home and telling yourself you’View full post »

Chicken Paella Dinner

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hunt’s® tomatoes and Alexia® Foods. All opinions are 100% mine.View full post »

Lemon Butter Chicken & Fig Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Recipe

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and it put me in the mood to come up with some romance inspired recipes forView full post »