Tropical Traditions COCONUT CREAM Concentrate (AND A GIVEAWAY!!)

YUM – By now, I think you all see that I *love* coconut-based products!  I was recently able to try another new one called Coconut Cream Concentrate from Tropical Traditions.It is a great product made ENTIRELY from coconuts.  Most items you buy from the store that say “coconut cream” are full of preservatives and filler […]

It was just "eh" (or "From One Bacon Lover to Another")

I received a tiny free sample of Skillet Bacon Jam to sample.  Let me first say that before I opened it at all, I checked out the ingredient list.it wasn’t enough to use in a whole lot, but it was pretty good on a burger. From their website: what the heck is bacon jam?…. we […]

Awesome new recipe site – Cooking with Coke! (and a GREAT giveaway!!)

I have GOT to tell you about this great new website that was launched…by one of my FAVORITE companies ever: Yep, Coca Cola!  If you know me at all, you know what a Diet Coke addict I am… yes, it’s almost shameful.  I’ve considered installing a soda fountain at my home to save cash.  lol […]

Happy Easter!!! Now what to do about all these hardboiled eggs…

I hope you’re all having a wonderful and blessed day today!  I’d love to hear how you have spent the day and what your traditions and such are. 🙂 We spend Easter at my grandmother’s house and have a smorgasbord of delicious traditional holiday foods – usually ham and/or turkey, casseroles galore, pies and candies, […]

RAQ: What are some resources for Once a Month Cooking?

I get asked this question a lot because I have done freezer cooking (or once a month cooking) for a few rounds over the past few years.  Each time, I get better at it and each time my family finds new favorites. Some tips I’ve learned along the way would be to make sure whatever […]