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Ultimate M&M Peanut Butter Muffins

Ultimate M&M Peanut Butter Muffins

Raise your hand if you are a parent and you’re proudly raising geeks. I know I’m not the only one. Know how I know? Because we attended the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo a few months back and we were far from the only f ...
7-Ingredient Vegetable Salad Recipe

7-Ingredient Vegetable Salad Recipe

Although I’ve never had a monk fruit nor ever seen one, I’m intrigued by this new sweetener option. I am ever the snacker so having options that are not only filling but more nutritious is really important. We stock the pantry a ...
Plantation Salad Dressing Recipe

Plantation Salad Dressing Recipe

Some of the coolest legacies are ones with true roots that went to the grave with those involved. Here in the Quad Cities, chefs try to recreate “Plantation Salad”, a local specialty salad dressing named for the restaurant that ...
DIY: How to Clean Makeup Brushes

DIY: How to Clean Makeup Brushes

Recently I have discussed my interested in improving my beauty care regimen. I’ve been trying new products like essential oils, serums and creams as well as using higher quality makeup. Yet I fail to remember to do one of the simplest ...
Hanging out with Rev Run and Go-Gurt

Hanging out with Rev Run and Go-Gurt

Years and years ago when Miss M was just a baby, we were sitting in a McDonald’s for lunch. I couldn’t help but watch a mother and daughter as they sat down to eat. The young girl, just a toddler, wasn’t partaking in a Hap ...
Family Time: Matinee with Movie Snacks

Family Time: Matinee with Movie Snacks

In the first years after hubby and I met, we spent a lot of time selling sports memorabilia at shows and events. We were both ambitious individuals so we often did things others didn’t to bring customers to our tables at the shows. As ...
Children Should Be Able To Enjoy Summer

Children Should Be Able To Enjoy Summer

What does your summer typically look like? Ours changes each year as the kids get older. When they were little, summer was just another range of dates on a normal calendar. Nothing special. Some years, we travel a little while last year our ...
Simple Dinners Under 600 Calories

Simple Dinners Under 600 Calories

When we take a break from some of the fabulous games and gadgets we get to tell you about, we try to sneak in a recipe or two. We always try to incorporate some of our diet goals in our meal planning. Among the common misconceptions about d ...
Rotisserie Chicken Salad with Cherry Tea

Rotisserie Chicken Salad with Cherry Tea

While DH is great at creating healthy recipes like Parmesan Cauliflower, fun ones like Corn Dog Sushi and other summer refreshments, I’m pretty good at making a few things. Several years ago, I created Nicole’s Next-Day Rotisser ...
Is it a Snack or an Ingredient? Both!

Is it a Snack or an Ingredient? Both!

Cuh-runch. Chomp. Nom nom nom. Sorry if I got crumbs on your computer. I’m snacking on these new Twistos and hoping my girls don’t catch me. I promised to share but seriously, I can’t. It’s for work. Uh-huh. It is. I ...