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Archives for September 2014

BooMONT Park Coming to Belmont Park this October! {giveaway}

Just as if Belmont Park could get any better, they are turning the park into a magical BooMONT Park Fall Festival and Haunt! Family friendly, trick or treating, rides and laser tag! There will be so many fun things to do at BooMONT Park including all the great rides and games, plus a special pumpkin patch, zombie laser tag, a spooky coaster, costume contest, and trick-or-treating! *make … [Read more...]

Fall’s Best Apple Recipes {Recipes}

Here are my favorite apple recipes for Fall. Pin now people-- You will regret it if you don't! :)   Caramel Apple Monkey Bread from Mom on Timeout Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Apple and Bacon from Little Pink Monster Crock Pot Praline Apple Crisp from Recipes that Crock!  Caramel Apple Sangria from Food Family & Finds Simple Salted Caramel Apples from Modern Parents Messy … [Read more...]

Cheater Cheater Pumpkin Eater Pancakes {Recipe}

Every fall my kids ask for stuff with pumpkin. Pumpkin bread, Pumpkin chocolate chip cookies, and yummy pumpkin pie pancakes. Well sometimes a mom just doesn't have the time to break out all the ingredients and make a recipe from scratch. Sometimes baking mix is necessary to keep your sanity... and that's ok! This recipe takes baking mix, pumpkin puree and pumpkin pie spice to make the … [Read more...]

Crock Pot Kielbasa, Sauerkraut & Cabbage {Recipe}

This recipe was fast, easy and yet oh so delicious! Substitute green cabbage instead of red. Even sub out the Kielbasa with Andouille Sausage. Enjoy! :) Crock Pot Kielbasa, Sauerkraut & Cabbage {Recipe} Recipe Type: Dinner Author: Maryann Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 6 hours Total time: 6 hours 15 mins Serves: 4 Ingredients 1 medium onion, diced and carmelized 2 lbs … [Read more...]

Sarah Elizabeth Arts – Door Hanger & Program {Review}

I partnered with Sarah Elizabeth Arts for my sister's wedding. The guests at each hotel while staying  at the Apple Farm Hotel in San Luis Obispo received a door hanger for the "next morning" and a wedding program to go along with the ceremony. Sarah from Sarah Elizabeth Arts was attentive, flexible and so professional! You can tell that she takes so much pride in her work and that each … [Read more...]