Halloween: Pumpkin Puke Guacamole Recipe #VeganFoodShare

October is finally here, and we're getting excited about Halloween! It's time to pull out the decorations and create some creepy, spooky treats. Like this easy Halloween: Pumpkin Puke Guacamole dip. First open the top and completely clean out a small pumpkin. Then use a crayon to draw the eyes and mouth. Be sure the mouth is low, and open enough to spew out the guacamole dip. Carve. Guacamole … [Read more...]

Vegan Tater Tot Casserole #VeganFoodShare

We live in the midwest, and here in the midwest we tend to love our casseroles. I make a great turkey, cheddar and broccoli casserole. It's my go-to when I'm in need of some real comfort food. Being vegan means our teenage daughter has been missing out on my usual casseroles, so I wanted to give this recipe from the Vegan Stoner Cookbook a try. It turned out pretty good. Not something I would make … [Read more...]

Easy Vegan Lentil Loaf #VeganFoodShare

Think going vegan means you have to give up the classic comfort foods? This easy lentil loaf is a great replacement for those that love old fashion meat loaf, but want to stick to a plant based diet. Ingredients: 1 medium size onion 1 cup frozen vegetables 1/2 cup of walnuts finely chopped 2 cups of cooked mashed lentils 1 cup vegan crackers (smashed) or bread crumbs 3 tbs apple sauce 4 tbs … [Read more...]

Easy Vegan No-bake Mini Cheesecake Recipe #VeganFoodShare

We tried a lot of new vegan recipes over the holidays. This Easy Vegan No-bake Mini Cheesecake recipe was a delicious surprise. A big hit with our family and friends. Ingredients CRUST: 1 cup packed pitted dates 1 cup raw walnuts FILLING: 1 1/2 cups raw cashews, soaked 1/4 cup lemon juice 1/2 cup coconut oil, melted 1/2 cup coconut milk 1/2 cup agave nectar Optional: 2 Tbsp salted natural … [Read more...]

My First Graze Box Review @grazeusa #grazesnacks

Started by seven friends sick of chips and candy, Graze is an affordable healthy snack subscription that features over 100 unique snack options. You can use the website to best suit your taste/diet. Though you can not select what goes into your box, you can "trash" the snacks you do not want to receive. Each box contains 8 different snacks and you can choose to receive a box weekly or once every … [Read more...]

2016 Toyota Camry XLE Review #DriveToyota

I recently spent a week driving the 2016 Camry XLE to review. The Toyota Camry has been the bestselling car in America for 12 years. In my opinion, it is very well deserved. I was impressed while reviewing the 2015 Toyota Camry XLE, and found the 2016 to be comparable. With very little changes. The 2016 Camry is offered in five trim packages: LE, SE, XSE, XLE and SE (with special … [Read more...]

The 2015 @Toyota Camry XLE, is it worthy of it’s number one position? #DriveToyota #ad

I recently spent a week driving the 2015 Toyota Camry XLE for review. The Camry is America's number one selling car in it's class. I found that a little hard to believe before my review week began, but by the end of the week I was so impressed I was asking "where do I sign". Now, the point of reviewing cars is NOT to be purchasing one, but to share my honest thoughts on the vehicle's design, … [Read more...]

Oprah’s ‘The Life You Want’ Weekend Ticket Giveaway #Detroit

“Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend,” a transformational weekend featuring Oprah Winfrey and a team of special guests, sponsored by Olay and Toyota, is coming to The Palace of Auburn Hills THIS weekend! “All of my life I have wanted to lead people to an empathy space. To a gratitude space,” said Oprah Winfrey. “I want us all to fulfill our greatest potential. To find our calling, and summon … [Read more...]

Very Berry Holiday Tree featuring Driscoll’s Berries #3pmSnack

If you are looking for a fun family activity and eye-catching centerpiece? Check out this Very Berry Holiday Tree! Special equipment: one floral foam or green Styrofoam cone measuring 4-5 inches in diameter at the base and 12 inches high; one box of toothpicks Four 1-kb containers of fresh Driscoll strawberries 1 bunch fresh mint 1 slice from a carambola fruit (also known as star … [Read more...]

Taco Pasta Salad Recipe & Giveaway #SummerPastabilities

Hodgson Mill offers a variety of quality whole grain products for you and your family. You don’t have to be a gourmet cook to begin eating healthier. Their premium whole grains are stone ground, just like the olden days, for more nutrition, and are fresher, for better flavor. Because eating healthy should not taste like a punishment. I recently received a variety of Hodgson Mill pasta to … [Read more...]

Choco-Berry Swirl Smoothie #MIDairy

Looking to sneak more healthy into your family's diet? Here is a fun, easy and delicious smoothie recipe that will help you do just that! Ingredients: 2 cups Low-Fat Vanilla Yogurt 3 ¼ cups Frozen whole non-sweetened strawberries ½ - ¾ cup Low-Fat or Fat-Free Chocolate Milk Directions: 1. Place all ingredients in a blender and blend on high until smooth. 2. Add additional … [Read more...]

Truvia Lunch Makeover Challenge

The Truvia® Lunch Makeover Challenge encourages families to reduce those sugar-laden foods in lunches across North America and replace it with delicious recipes using the naturally sweetening power of the stevia plant. Truvia® utilizes rebiana which is the best-tasting part of the stevia leaf. I really appreciate that Truvia® is all natural, has zero calories and taste great with no bitter … [Read more...]

Vitalicious Sample Box, Review & Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. Vitalicious got it’s name by combining vital and delicious! Founded in 1999, Vitalicious® creates and sells a variety of unique, healthy, baked goods under the VitaMuffin™, VitaTop™, VitaBrownie™, VitaCake™, and VitaMuffin Mix™ trademarks. Vitalicious® products are now sold at stores nationwide and at Vitalicious web site and check out their huge assortment of … [Read more...]

Pop Weaver Popcorn, Review & Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. For years popcorn has been one of my favorite food addictions. It is not unlike me to pop a bag of popcorn and finish it alone, late at night while catching up on email or television shows. Or even in the middle of the day and call it my lunch. Popcorn is also a big part of our Family Fun Nights with our daughter. Our Family Fun Night usually consist of our eleven … [Read more...]