Gertrude Hawk Chocolates Open House and Plant tour


Many of you have been inquiring when the the super popular Gertrude Hawk Open House and Chocolate Plant tour will be and they have finally announced the date for this year!

This FREE event will take place on November 22, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at 9 Keystone Industrial Park, Dunmore PA.  The  self guided tour takes approximately 1 hour and involves the climbing of stairs so plan accordingly. [Read More...]

Family Meal Plan 9/29-10/4

Well its Monday again so that means its time for another installment of our Family Meal Plan for the week!  How many of you have been joining in and planning your meals for the week? Are you finding … [Continue Reading]

How to Freeze Corn

How to Freeze Corn

One of the ways I save money on my foods bill during the winter is to stock up on family favorites from the Farmer's Market and freeze them to use all winter long.  It is so convenient to be able to … [Continue Reading]

Buys Theirs, Get Ours Free

The Giant Buy Theirs, Get Ours Free Promotion is BACK! And A Giveaway!

Over the summer I told you about these great Buy Theirs, Get Ours Free Challenge that Giant/ Martin Food stores were offering customers and lots of you loved it.  Well, guess what? It's … [Continue Reading]


Win a $500 Disney Gift Card!

Do you have a Disney Fan in your family? I do!  In fact, we are watching Frozen right now for ummm, maybe the 100th time! The Holidays are quickly approaching and as my kids are making their … [Continue Reading]

Hershey Cocoa Bars with Creamy Frosting

Hershey Cocoa Bars with Creamy Frosting

I was recently invited to a friends house for a party and I knew that I wanted to take a treat with me when I went.  The question is, what do you take to a food bloggers house?  I mean, lets me … [Continue Reading]

Family Meal Plan 9/21-9/27

Well another weekend is coming to a close so I am working on my family meal plan for the week once again.  I like to do it on Sundays because I can plan out my meals for the week based on the sales … [Continue Reading]

10 Free Kindle Books 9-20-14

Download Books for Free 9/20/14

Did you know you can download books for free from Amazon?  It is easy to do and it is a great way to learn about new writers or check out new recipes from cookbooks you haven't heard of. Today … [Continue Reading]

Talk like a pirate day

Talk Like a Pirate Day! And FREE Krispy Kreme Doughnuts!

Tomorrow September 18th is Talk Like A Pirate Day and that means FREE Krispy Kreme Doughnuts!  Ahoy for Free doughnuts! Any buccaneer to enter a participating Krispy Kreme and talk like a pirate … [Continue Reading]

Effortless Meals from Walmart make dinnertime easier

Effortless Meals From Walmart Make My Life Easier #sp #ad

As a mom of 5 kids with busy schedules, dinnertime can be the craziest time of day in our house.  Life is made easier with a meal plan but I always plan on getting a break from cooking and that means … [Continue Reading]

Personal safety products collage

Personal safety for Yourself and your home

The days are getting shorter and our schedules are getting busier so that means we are out after dark more often.  As a woman and a mom personal safety when out after dark is something that is always … [Continue Reading]