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Shortbread Recipe With Chocolate Drizzle


Sometimes a box of rich chocolate is just what you want to satisfy a craving, but other times a lightly sweetened treat is so much more satisfying. That is where something like a shortbread cookie just  lightly drizzled with chocolate comes in. Buttery and flakey- the texture is amazing and it has just enough sweetness to satisfy your sweet...

Paleo Duck Recipe- Roasted Duck Breast with Cherry Relish


For those of you that are not familiar with the Paleo Diet, it can be simplified as a way of eating that focuses on meat, fruits, and vegetables and cuts out processed foods and grains. Basically, delicious and nutritious foods. That is why I am so happy to have Melissa Petitto share with us one of her...

Child Sexual Abuse Prevention: Teaching Children to be Safer and Smarter


Sexual child abuse- that could never happen to our children. I certainly hope not but I combine hope with proactive education. I know so many people that were abused to some degree as children, that I recognize it is a real danger.

That is why I am so honored to have Lauren Book share with us today. Lauren Book, M.S.Ed.,...

NEW V8 Protein Bars and Shakes


This post brought to you by V8 Protein. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Family Focus Blog.

V8 is a brand I know as making it easy to get extra veggies in your diet. Well, V8 is also a pro at blending good stuff and they have just come out with a new product line-...

Roasted Poblano Chicken Sandwich Recipe


My hubby loves spicy stuff so he came up with a roasted poblano chicken sandwich that is just delicious. We were actually discussing ideas for a sandwich recipe and he came up with poblano chicken and I came up with a Canadian Bacon Gouda recipe so we each made our sandwich and had a little competition....

iTest Lets You Easily Test Yourself for Flu, Strep, And More


This post is sponsored by iTest,  a medical test powered by your smartphone that anyone can use. It’s healthcare in your hands!

iTest: Lab Quality Healthcare Test Powered By Your Smartphone And Completed Easily By You

  When I first heard about iTest, I...

Holistic Select Pet Food- Review and Giveaway


I participated as a Holistic Select Pet Ambassador.  I received product samples and a promotional item to thank me for participating.

Healthy Pet Food (For Dogs and Cats)

You all know I like healthy food so naturally, I was interested in trying healthy pet food for my pets.  We recently got a...

Interview With Entrepreneur Erika Wassall Who Works From Home


My regular readers will have noticed that we have a somewhat new contributing writer- Erika Wassall. She is  jack of all trades and I am blessed to have her writing for us. She is a professional freelance writer, children’s book author, farmer, avid cook and DIYer. She brings a wealth of knowledge and personal experience from simple...

Blueberry Heart Hand Pie Recipe


Angela of Spinach Tiger Food Blog has a Valentine’s Day treat for us. Easy Heart Hand Pies.  I am so excited that she is sharing this delicious recipe with us.  She makes fabulous food and you will love this blueberry heart hand pie recipe.

Blueberry Heart Hand Pies:

Join The #3DaysToGreen Movement


I’m participating in the Evolution Fresh blogger campaign and received compensation as part of the program.

Evolution Fresh #3DaysToGreen Movement

Evolution Fresh is challenging everyone to join the 3 Days to Green Movement – drinking one green juice a day for three days to take a small step toward a better self and a new healthy habit. As you probably...

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