I am part of the US Cellular #BetterMoments Blogger Brigade. I have been compensated for this post, but all opinions are my own! Travel. It is something we all want to do. Unfortunately, a lot of the time we are unable to make it happen, whether it is money or time, it is easy to let life get in the way. I’m not sure why we do that, why don’t we take the bull by the … [Read more...] about US Cellular Presents Big Country! #USCCBigCountry
One of my favorite vegetables in the summer is zucchini. I know, most people are so sick of zucchini and try to give it away as the summer goes on. I am not one of those people. I think maybe because I haven’t had much luck growing zucchini in the past. My mom would always tell me that I only needed one or two zucchini plants. Unfortunately, I have squash bugs … [Read more...] about Zucchini Noodles with Fresh Pasta Sauce
Summer is in full swing here, complete with hot and humid weather, sprinklers, running around outside, going for walks, and enjoying life. My cooking inspiration has completely fallen off. I think that happens in the summer. It is hot, who wants to cook. Because of that I have been trying to make some salads to have on hand. I’m sure I’m not the only one! Having food … [Read more...] about Greek Inspired Pasta Salad
Way back when I started looking for local food in my area, I found a wonderful blogger named Liz who had a very cool blog called Pocket Farm. That blog had a summer challenge to create one meal each week using only local ingredients. Local was defined as something that traveled no more than 100 miles to get to you. Some things were allowed, even though they may be from away; … [Read more...] about One Local Summer – Introduction
My garden is not doing so well. I have planted exactly zero. I am lucky that I have kale growing out there (apparently it re-seeded itself last fall), and then I have strawberries growing and of course my rhubarb plants are doing extremely well. It is probably good that I haven’t planted anything yet though, since it is a lovely 44 degrees out right now. While there are … [Read more...] about Preserving Rhubarb
I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Beech-Nut. I received a free coupon to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. It is that time already, time to be thinking about baby food. Honestly, how is that even possible? I swear I just had Lucy a couple weeks ago. No? Oh, yeah, I guess it was the end of … [Read more...] about Beech-Nut Organic Baby Food Feature and Giveaway!