• Food

    Thanksgiving Turkey Pesto Panini

    Can’t decide on what to do with your Thanksgiving turkey leftovers? Try my Turkey Pesto Panini. It’s an absolute dream!     We’re only weeks away from one of my favorite holidays, Thanksgiving. I don’t know about you, but I can’t stop thinking about turkey leftovers. Is it just me? I know it’s been a long year of waiting, but Thanksgiving leftovers are simply the best!  It’s been so bad that I actually been daydreaming about it. In my opinion, having leftover turkey ready to eat the day after Thanksgiving, gets my heart pumping! So that is why I couldn’t resist making a JENNIE-O® OVEN READY™ Boneless Turkey Breast. I just couldn’t wait for the big day to come and I was craving Turkey Pesto Panini sandwiches. It’s like having all the delicious flavors wrapped up in one sandwich. My family goes totally insane when I make these sandwiches. But what…

  • Deals,  Lifestyle,  Travel

    JLab Headphones: #1 True Wireless Headphones now at Best Buy

    Are you a traveler that loves hearing music but would love to have a high-quality sound wireless experience?  The JLab #1 True Wireless Air Family features three new models to give you true wireless earbuds that deliver on sound, and quality.   When I’m traveling, especially long-distance traveling, I need and want my music. There are no ifs or buts about it! Just vibing out and relaxing to my favorite songs helps take away the stress of dreading hours of travel. Do you think so too? Handsfree and wireless technology are where it’s at. No more wires hanging from headphones on my ears for me and my family. Comfort is also important so that is why my newest obsession is the JLab JBuds at Best Buy. Have you seen them yet? I love the newest three models, JLab JBuds Air Executive, JLab Air Icon and JBuds Air Sport. All three…

  • French Dipped Beef Sandwich
    Recipe

    Easy French Dip Beef Sandwiches

    These Easy French Dip Beef Sandwiches will melt in your mouth! They’re so easy to make and your kitchen will smell fantastic! It’s the best French Dip Beef Sandwich ever!   Okay friends, let’s talk about how easy it is to make French Dip Beef Sandwiches. My very first time tasting a French Dip Beef Sandwich was in a restaurant. My son actually ordered it and of course, I had to ask for a bite. One bite just took me over the edge. I couldn’t believe that I’ve never tasted this delicious sandwich before. I looked at my husband and said, oh I need to make this at home. -And, I most certainly did. Many recipes that I found online for French Dip Beef require a beef chuck roast but they required a roast being slow-cooked so  I thought, “who wants to wait 5-6 hours for it to be slow-cooked?”…

  • Roasted Pumpkin Conchiglioni Pasta
    Recipe

    Roasted Pumpkin Conchiglioni Pasta

    Have you tried Roasted Pumpkin Conchiglioni Pasta with bacon and spinach? It’s to die for. It’s my favorite all in one meal for the fall season.   Need a pasta recipe with all the flavors of fall? Well, this dish certainly has it. You can place this delicious Roasted Pumpkin Conchiglioni Pasta Recipe in front of anyone and they would automatically think of fall. It’s an all-time favorite of mine. One of the reasons why this recipe is such a hit is because of all of the combining flavors it has. Such as roasted pumpkin, with bacon, spinach, and parmesan cheese. It’s one yummy combination twist to your ordinary pasta dish. Roasted Pumpkin Conchiglioni Pasta is a comforting meal. You can serve it as a side dish with any Italian meal or as an entree on its own. The best part is that you don’t need to wait until fall…

  • Apple Pie Cake
    Desserts,  Food,  Recipe

    The Best Apple Pie Cake with Apple Cider Glaze

    A Special message of Thanksgiving Just the thought of the holidays arriving soon gets me so excited. Ekk! Can you tell?I can’t wait! I’m in love with this time of the year. It brings a smile to my face just thinking about my family sitting around the table together at Thanksgiving.   Like many, Thanksgiving is truly a time of gathering and giving thanks for all our loved ones and especially the food that we’re about to receive. As you guys might not have known, last Thanksgiving was the last holiday that I got to spend with my mom before she passed away. It was the last big holiday that my family and siblings spent together. Even although my family lived close by to our mother, I, however, did not. So on my end, it took some planning and saving to get my own family there for this special holiday.…

  • Creamy Bow Tie Pasta
    Recipe

    Creamy Bow Tie Pasta with Sausage and Tomatoes

    This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. The opinions and text are all mine. My Creamy Bow Tie Pasta is amazing with crumbled pieces of Jimmy Dean® Premium Pork Sausage and diced tomatoes. Have you tried it yet?     Creamy Bow Tie Pasta with Jimmy Dean Premium Pork Sausage and diced fresh tomatoes is an amazing Italian dish that can be served at any time or day of the week. It’s a meal that my whole family loves and looks forward to eating. Just the other day I was speaking to my family about the school year coming to an end and how excited we were about summer vacation. I wanted to surprise them with their favorite dish; Creamy Bow Tie Pasta with Jimmy Dean Premium Pork Sausage and diced tomatoes. My family and I have loved Jimmy Dean products for as…

  • Lifestyle

    Thinking of Planting in October? You bet!

    Here in Florida, we have the ability to plant most fruits and vegetables every round. But even in October? You bet!     What’s so special about planting in October anyhow? Can it be done?  And how can planting in Florida be any different from other states?  Well, growing vegetables in Florida depends on the soil, and which region of your county that you live in. I’m located in Central Florida so growing vegetables here might be different in other areas of Florida.  Being new to gardening, it does take some trial and error. When it comes to finding information about gardening in Florida, I found tons of great information on the University of Flordia’s website and from related sites like Florida’s Department of Agriculture. Agriculture in Florida is significant. There was a recent study that shows Florida’s agriculture, food industries, and natural resources adds billions of dollars to our…