Quick and Easy Spring Canning Jar Toppers using Cupcake Liners

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 Quick & Easy DIY Spring Canning Jar Toppers using  Cupcake Liners   The strawberries are fresh, plump and ripe here in Florida this month. I mentioned in my strawberry filled cupcake post that Florida is the Winter Strawberry Capital and  that I couldn’t wait for the strawberries to start  hitting the produce section for a […]

Fresh from Florida How To Fill Cupcakes with Strawberry Filling

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How to Fill Cupcakes with a Strawberry Filling   I’ve had the pictures for this post sitting in a folder for a few months now. I planned to write this post back before the holidays but then well the holidays happened and I never got around to it. I also realized that now was the […]

BGCA and Amway Positive Sprouts Program

Positive Sprouts Program

The Boys & Girls Club of America and Amway’s Positive Sprouts Program Did you know that the Boys & Girls Club of American has been helping kids for more than 100 years? They have been a safe haven for children helping them develop creativity and the confidence needed to succeed in school and the community. The BGCA teamed up with […]

Classroom Donation with Elmer’s #BagItForward

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Elmer’s Champion for Kids #BagItForward Last week the kids went back to school around here. Some moms were tearful and others celebrated the start of a new school year and getting back into a weekly schedule for their families. I had a great oppurtunity to help a local teacher with a donation of school supplies […]

Elmer’s Champion For Kids #BagItForward #cbias


In this country there are many families struggling just to make ends meet. At this time of year buying school supplies can be a burden. Elmer’s and Champions for Kids have teamed up for the #BagItForward SIMPLE Service project. What is a SIMPLE Service Project? SIMPLE Service Projects are simple ways for people to help […]

Get More Vacation with Embassy Suites Hotels

Embassy Suites Fort Myers - Estero, Florida

  If your like me you can’t wait for summer to get here. No more getting up early. No more picking kids up from school or the bus stop and sleeping in late.  Lazy days is what I look forward to. But then when summer finally gets here it’s crazy. There is always something going […]

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How do you enjoy International Delight Mocha Iced Coffee?

How do you enjoy International Delight Mocha Iced Coffee? Recently I headed out to my local Sam’s Club in Fort Myers to check out the International Delight Mocha Iced Coffee demo. I took pictures during my shopping trip and you can check them out in my G+ photo album. I love iced coffee and who […]

Grilled Corn on the Cob | Sunshine Sweet Corn @SweetFreshCorn

Florida Sunshine Sweet Corn

Easy Grilled Corn Sunshine Sweet Corn One of our favorite ways to enjoy Florida sweet corn is to grill it.  Grilled Corn is easy to make and taste delicious. But we also enjoy it boiled on the cob. When the prices are so good I have to stock up I will flash boil the corn […]

How to Make Orange Curd

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Easy Orange Curd Recipe Orange Curd is a great recipe to use up some of the abundance of winter citrus. The winter months here in Florida are abundant with every type of citrus available. Backyard trees have ripe fruit drooping from the branches. Sadly most of that fruit goes to waste. I image the owners of those […]

Fresh from Florida: Seen at the Farmers Market

Vine ripened Florida Tomatoes Last month my daughter had some art work in a middle school art show at the Alliance For The Art’s here in town. You might be wondering what a middle school art show has to do with a Farmers market. Well on Saturday mornings they host a Green Market in a […]