Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles pizza cake

Before taking a trip last weekend I had a cake order for a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cake to make for a sweet little girl that we had the pleasure of meeting in my youngest sons kindergarten class. She was also on the basketball team and track team with my son. I wanted her to… [Continue Reading]

tennage mutant ninja turtles TMNT cake

Pinterest Pin worthy? Vinegar and Dawn DIY tub cleaner

I saw a pin on Pinterest where she used hot white vinegar and Dawn to clean the tub. She let it set an hour or two and then wiped it down. Clean tub with no scrubbing? Yes please! So I got around to trying this out a couple weeks ago. So is this pin really… [Continue Reading]

"vinegar and Dawn DIY tub cleaner"

Want a workout but can’t afford the gym? Try no cost BeFit workouts

I have a few workout DVDs that I use. I have Biggest Loser, Jillian Michaels, Walk Away the Lbs., Lindsay Brin DVDs but still I like to keep things mixed up and not doing the same workouts week after week. Towards the end of my Shaklee 180 journey I came across BeFit. Lionsgate BeFit is… [Continue Reading]

"BeFit free workout videos"

How to Make Marshmallow Fondant

When I first began decorating cakes I was strictly a buttercream icing user. I never used fondant, ever. Finally I figured why not give it a try. I first bought some of the premade fondant for accent pieces on a cake. It worked for what I wanted but man oh man does that stuff not… [Continue Reading]

"how to make marshmallow fondant"

MPG activewear Rock Your Workout #giveaway (8/14, US/CA)

mpg activewear

Who is in need of new workout clothes? I know some people are fine with working up a sweat in any old clothes and I’m ok with that sometimes but then some days I feel better about working out when I have on my workout clothes that are made for working out in. We have…  Continue Reading

5+ uses for Mr Clean Magic Eraser #mrcleanmillion #DDDivas #sponsored #giveaway

uses mr clean magic eraser

This review was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Mr. Clean. I was provided the featured product free of charge to facilitate my review and compensation, but all opinions are 100% mine. When I first started using the Mr Clean magic erasers I was afraid to try them on much of anything out of…  Continue Reading

Big Hero 6 movie trailer #BigHero6

Big Hero 6 movie trailer

There is a new trailer for Walt Disney Animation’s BIG HERO 6. Did you know that Big Hero 6 is the 54th feature film from Walt Disney Animation Studios? My boys can’t wait to see Baymax on the big screen. My oldest is becoming quite the little techie so I am betting he will enjoy…  Continue Reading

Free Planes Fire & Rescue craft and printable activity sheets #FireAndRescue

planes fire and rescue free printable sheets

My boys are excited to see Dusty soaring in to theaters again in the Disney movie Planes Fire & Rescue that opens in theaters today, July 18th. If you have Planes fans you’ll want to check out the Disney Planes Fire & Rescue free printable activity sheets that include coloring sheets, a plane propeller craft…  Continue Reading

Have a ball with Sphero 2.0 @GoSphero robotic ball #tech #app #toy

Sphero 2.0 robotic ball toy

Sphero 2.0, two times faster and three times brighter than the original. What exactly is the Orbotix Sphero 2.0? The Sphero 2.0 is the world’s first robotic ball that kids age 8+ can control from a smartphone or tablet. Sphero can drive in any direction, turn on a dime, flip in the air, change colors…  Continue Reading

Perfect picnic plates- 18 picnic recipes #sponsor @Foodie

picnic food recipes

picnic recipes Check out Picnic Perfect Plates by Shanaka at Foodie.com July is National Picnic Month. There has always been something fun about a picnic even if I just take a blanket and some sandwiches out to the yard for the boys. Picnics give us another good reason to spend time with friends and family…  Continue Reading

Glamping pirates at LBI’s Sea Pirate Campground #Tuckerton NJ #travel @SeaPirateCamp

sea pirate campground NJ

The first weekend that the boys were out of school for the summer this month we hit the road to New Jersey for the weekend. We spent the weekend in Tuckerton, New Jersey at the Sea Pirate campground while we experienced the 4th annual Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen’s Museum Pirates & Privateers festival. Our trip…  Continue Reading

Pirate take over of the Tuckerton Seaport Pirates & Privateers Festival #travel #Tuckerton

Tuckerton Seaport captain black

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of the Tuckerton Seaport. This program is in partnership with Real Mom Media. All opinions are my own. Who takes their 9 and 6 year olds on an eight hour road trip? I do. They have been to a couple states south of us but…  Continue Reading

Blue velvet cupcakes {@Dawndish giveaway} #MyDawnSummer #sponsored #DDDivas

blue velvet cupcakes candy monogram topper

This review was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Dawn. I was provided the featured product free of charge to facilitate my review, but all opinions are 100% mine. For the most part I love baking and decorating cakes, cupcakes and treats for my friends and family. What do I not like about it?…  Continue Reading

56 Father’s Day recipes “Man food” edition of #SundaySupper

man food recipes sundaysupper

I shared a recipe for mandarin orange cake aka southern pig pickin’ cake over on baking and browning in part of the man food edition of Sunday Supper this week. Below you will find 56 “man food” recipes that you can fix for Father’s Day or any day. If you enjoy food like I do…  Continue Reading