Easy-Peasy Patriotic Deviled Eggs

I LOVE LOVE LOVE summer holidays and anything goofy to go with them so these Patriotic Deviled Eggs just fit the bill to be something familiar and yet different for a celebration! You will need: 1 package of eggs (12 eggs) red and blue food dye 1 large pot to boil the eggs 1 large bowl for ice water 1/2 […]

Power Packed Red Ranger Punch

Movies where kids are empowered and actually learn to work together? Count me in! This Power Packed Red Ranger Punch is something for the kiddos to enjoy while they watch the just released movie! You will need: 1 46oz can red punch 1 48oz bottle apple juice 1 48oz bottle cranberry juice 1 liter of bottle ginger ale Ice cubes […]

How to Care for a Senior Pet

Is your pet beginning to grow older? If so, he or she may require extra care. Pets are generally considered geriatric once they reach age six or seven. With age comes a whole new and unique set of challenges. Here are some tips on how to care for a senior pet: Make regular appointments with the veterinarian. Your vet will […]

Crazy July Holidays to Celebrate

Looking for a reason to celebrate this summer? Obviously, you don’t need a reason to host a barbecue or pool party. But, celebrating any of these crazy July holidays adds a unique twist to a summer bash. World UFO Day (July 2) July 2 is the date officially associated with the mysterious “Roswell Incident” in Roswell, New Mexico. It’s the […]

Linzer Cookies

A refreshing treat, these raspberry  filled Linzer Cookies are a perfect treat to enjoy with your glass of sun tea this summer. You will need: 1 Cup whole natural almonds 3/4 Cups sugar 2 Cups all-purpose flour 1/2 Tsp salt 1 Tsp ground cinnamon 1 1/2 Sticks unsalted butter 2 Egg yolks 1 Tsp vanilla extract 1/2 Cup raspberry jam […]

4 Cheese Macaroni and Cheese Bites

We love dinners made of “small plate” items in the summer. These are usually things we make in advance and eat cold or take on picnics like our Four Cheese Macaroni and Cheese Bites. This is a gourmet take on a classic childhood staple that wows people as well as being just darned tasty. 6 Smart Points Per Serving   […]