Fireplace Cookout

fireplace cookout

One of my all time favorite meals is cooked in the fireplace. I love to have a fireplace cookout. It is the ultimate in family fun. It is so exciting to have a cookout without leaving the comfort of your own living room. I know it is spring. However, even in Texas, we are still having cold nights. I'm sure, if you are like me, you are still using your fireplace to stay warm. What is a fireplace cookout? It is simple: Cook food in your fireplace. What can you cook? Well, pretty much … [Read more...]

Home Depot Gift Card Giveaway & Coupon Code

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This post contains affiliate links. It's the time of year when home improvement projects move to the top of our priority list. There is something about the nicer weather that makes us want to work on all of our projects. Wouldn't it be great to win a gift card to help pay for your home improvement projects? Savings.com and Home Depot are giving away $3,000 worth of gift cards. It is really easy to enter to win. From now until Wednesday, April 23, at 7:00 PM EST, Savings.com and Home … [Read more...]

Fried Pickle Spears

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Welcome to Blog, Film, Food. You can think of this as a potluck supper centered around a movie theme. This very first edition is centered around the film Steel Magnolias. Steel Magnolias-A Southern Film This film is all about southern life. If you've ever been to the south, you know that it is way different from any other part of the United States. Even though I grew up as an Army brat all over the world and U.S., I can identify with southerners.  I was born in the south, my father is … [Read more...]

Life of the Party No. 33

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Woohoo! It is time for Life of the Party! Join the fun! I have to tell you, each time I look at the Life of the Party submissions, I am blown away! We have quite a creative bunch link up their amazing projects. We have a great time checking out each other's latest and greatest posts. To join us, add your favorite post. You can also visit the other participants to check out their projects. Each week, the hosts feature our favorite projects. We'd love the opportunity to show off your … [Read more...]

Kids Choice Award Swag Bag & The Childrens Place Giveaway

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There is nothing more iconic than award show swag bags. Ive always heard amazing things about the bags celebrities take home from events. Now, you have a chance to win your very own award show swag bag! I've teamed up Bloggin' Mamas & Hollywood Swag Bags to give my readers the opportunity to win an amazing swag bag. One lucky winner will receive a swag bag that was given out to Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2014 presenters and nominees ($800 Value) + a $500 gift card sponsored by The … [Read more...]

Fun With Peeps

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Here is my final Easter post that features Peeps. Don't worry. Im going to equip you with 10 amazing Peeps projects! All of these projects are so much fun. They feature the use of Peeps in very innovative ways. Here is a rundown of my favorite projects that feature Peeps! Peeps in a nest are a fun Easter treat. It features Peeps sitting in a nest of rice kristpy treats. The whole thing is topped off with a few Cadbury eggs. This adorable Easter game from Thirty Handmade Days … [Read more...]

Transformers Energon Volume One DVD

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On May 13, Shout! Factory in collaboration with Hasbro Studios, will release Transformers Energeon Volume One DVD at Walmart for $5.97. This DVD features the first seven episodes from Transformers Energon. This will be a DVD parents and kids will enjoy watching because it involves new adventures of this classic animated series. The episodes pick up 10 peaceful years later, after UNICRON's destruction. Now, a myserious enemy has unleashed the TERRORCONS on the AUTOBOTS' cities. This enemy … [Read more...]

Easy Easter Centerpiece

easter centerpiece

Easter is right around the corner. If you are planning to have a large event or even a small family gathering, this centerpiece will make your table sparkle. I just love making holidays extra special. This centerpiece takes very little time to assemble. Since you are probably going to be busy with meal preparation, this little project wont take up a lot of your time. This is also a great project you can let your kids put together. They will love creating this centerpiece. To create … [Read more...]