Rio 2 Movie Night & Recycled Bird Feeder Craft for Kids

Rio 2 Movie Night & Earth-Friendly Recylcled Toilet Paper Tube Bird Feeders at www.happyhourprojects.com

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® Pop Secret and Fox Entertainment, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia  #PopForRio2 http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV If you’re a parent, you know this universal truth: your kids love animated movies.  It’s the same in pretty much every American household, right?  When… Continue Reading…

How to Make an Easy Romantic Meal: Chicken Tortellini Alfredo and Tres Leches Mini Cakes

How to Make an Easy Romantic Dinner: Chicken Tortellini Alfredo and Tres Leches Cakes #Valentines4All #shop

If you read here often, you know I don’t like to spend a lot of time in the kitchen.  An hour or less… and I aim for the “less” any time I can get away with it!  A romantic dinner to me normally involves telling my husband where I want him to take me, haha…. Continue Reading…

Back On Track with a Lean Cuisine Guarantee #WowThatsGood

Get Back On Track with Lean Cuisine #WowThatsGood #shop

Okay, okay.  I ate a LOT of Christmas cookies this year. :P I don’t feel guilty, I had a wonderful time at all the Christmas parties, and really enjoyed the indulgent baking with my daughter (the budding chef)!  I didn’t do too much damage on the scale, but I don’t feel too great.  Do you… Continue Reading…

Merry Christmas Ideas: Forza Motorsport 5 and M&M’s!

Forza Motorsport 5 and M&M's Promotion at Walmart #FueledbyMM #shop

So my husband doesn’t read my blog.  That’s okay, crafting isn’t his thing – and even the projects he enjoys, he has already seen in our house.  But that means it’s safe to tell you something… he doesn’t think he is getting the Xbox One for Christmas. ;) (Oh, but if any of you readers… Continue Reading…

Treat Yourself With Skinny Cow Ganache Ice Cream Cones

Nestle Skinny Cow Ganache Ice Cream Cones #SkinnyCowGanache #shop

Diet is a 4-letter word.  Seriously.  I don’t diet, it’s impossible for me.  As soon as I try to be strict with myself, all I want are things I can’t have, I obsess about the pounds… I think I end up eating even worse!  So, for me, it works much better to just focus on… Continue Reading…

Apple Raisin Monkey Bread

Apple Raisin Monkey Bread Muffins at www.happyhourprojects.com

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Unilever. So I shared with you earlier this week that I got a chance to bake – finally! I made up a little healthier version of classic Monkey Bread by adding some fruit to my normal recipe, and using I Can’t Believe It’s Not… Continue Reading…

Making Healthier Baking Substitutes and a $50 Walmart Gift Card GIVEAWAY!

Baking with I Can't Believe It's Not Butter at happyhourprojects.com

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Unilever. I’ve been itching to bake something sweet and simple, and it’s been AGES since I made Monkey Bread.  I made a few adjustments to the recipe to make it a little more healthy (I’m not about to call it health food since there… Continue Reading…

Shopping at Walmart – I’m in the Mood To Bake!

I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter!

Thank you to Unilever for sponsoring this post. You know… I don’t really consider myself that savvy of a shopper.  Does that surprise you?  I guess I just don’t have the time to compare all the ads and drive all over town to chase down the best deals.  I make my list each week for… Continue Reading…