Lemon Cheesecake Bars Recipe

I recently realized that I had an overabundance of lemons.  I think that I became obsessed with lemons because I love having them on my kitchen countertop. The pop of color adds a lot of brightness and happiness to my kitchen.  But since I absolutely hate to waste food I knew that I needed to come up with a recipe that used lemons.  In an effort to save money, I searched my refrigerator and pantry to see what ingredients I had available. I discovered that I had the … [Read more...]

Cherry Empanadas Recipe

If you have not noticed, since I discovered how easy it was to make empanadas, I can't stop making them.  Some of my favorite empanada recipes are Pizza Empanadas, S'mores Empanadas, and Apple Empanadas.  My kids loved each of these, so I keep trying to create more empanada recipes so that they can try a variety during their lifetime.  I decided that after stumbling across a random recipe that had cherries in it, I decided to make Cherry Empanadas.  Now my … [Read more...]

Educational Toys for Kids

This post contains affiliate links. Please see the full disclosure here. When I choose toys to buy for my kids, I not only look at the quality and cost of each toy but the educational aspect of each toy. I do not like buying toys for my girls or any child that are meaningless and that I know they will get bored with soon after opening the box. Toys that keep kids entertained, focused, and make them think while playing are the most valuable toys in opinion.  No matter how old … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Dr Pepper Pulled Pork

I absolutely love pulled pork.  There are many different methods on how to make pulled pork.  I opt for the quick and easy method, which basically is using the slow cooker.  I love preparing meals for my family using the slow cooker.  Here are some of my favorite slow cooker recipes: Big Red Pulled Pork, Fiesta Chicken, and Quinoa Festive Chicken.  Since my Big Red Pulled Pork was such a hit with my family, I decided that I would make them Slow Cooker … [Read more...]