Homemade Marshmallow Fluff

marshmallow creme cream fluff

Marshmallow Fluff is an amazing invention.  It is not only tasty (like a marshmallow) but it is spreadable.  Yes, you can pick it up at the grocery store, but how many times have you wanted some or needed some for a recipe and don’t have any on hand? It is simple to make and only [...]

Ham It Up at Sunday Dinner @foodie

sunday dinner ham recipes

Disclosure: This article was brought to you by Foodie.com.  All opinions expressed are 100% my own.   Sunday is traditionally a day when the family gets together and enjoys a nice dinner together.  I must admit, my family doesn’t do that often.  Many times it takes a holiday for any of the extended family to [...]

12 Sweet and Savory Pies a la BACON @foodie


March 14 is Pi day.  I don’t know about Pi, that’s numbers and I’m not too great with those.  One thing I do know is PIE.  We’ll go with that type of PIE day.  Sounds much better than a bunch of numbers that never end.  My sponsor, Foodie agrees that we should focus on PIE, [...]

Skip cooking dinner and enjoy some delicious lobster #BestLobsterfest


This is part of a sponsored campaign with Being Latino and Red Lobster.  However, all opinions expressed are my own. We work hard all week long.  Here is what I do on a daily basis…wake up, get ready, pack lunch box, wake up Diego, get him dressed and fed, drop him off at the bus stop, drive to [...]

Mott’s Snack & Go…perfect for busy families like mine!


My house is always hectic.  We’re coming and going, in and out.  In never ceases to amaze me that my kids are always hungry when we are in a rush out the door.  I try to always find healthy snacks that we can take and go, without causing a huge mess in the car.  Recently [...]

Loaded Potato Soup Recipe


I always buy big bags of potatoes on sale….then I don’t know what to do with them.  I mean, you can really only have so many baked potatoes or mashed potatoes…right?! One of my favorites growing up was potato soup.  I always had a pretty basic potato soup, but as I got older, I recreated [...]

Tamales For Dessert…and Sangria? Sign me up!


Disclosure: I was provided the ingredients to create these recipes.  All opinions expressed are 100% my own.   We LOVE tamales in our home.  Normally they are made with pork and red chile around here, but what if we could transition them into something sweet.  What if we made them into an amazing chocolate dessert?! [...]