I’ve been wanting to try creating a homemade brownie recipe that comes out nice and chewy and fudgy like box mixes. So last week, when my sister sent me some special cocoa she found at an Amish market, it seemed like fate. [Read more…]
Oven Baked Spanish Rice is one of my most popular recipes on the blog. I guess I’m not the only one who loves the convenience of being able to throw it in the oven and forget about it while I prepare the rest of the meal.
Okay friends, you know I very rarely do a sponsored post. In fact, I have a strict policy against it unless I absolutely LOVE the product, think it will benefit my readers and the company is willing to share the love and do a giveaway for my readers.
Well, with or without compensation I was going to do this post because of an experience I had in February. I’ve been using and falling in love with doTerra essential oils ever since and I feel that mom’s everywhere need to know about the benefits of using essential oils.
I’ll start with the story:
Back in February, you may remember I went to a blog conference in Salt Lake City. I took my nursing baby with me and my mom was kind enough to come stay at the motel with us and watch him while I went to my classes.
Trever and I got to Utah a couple days before the blog conference and spent time with my brother’s family. The two nights we were at their house, Trever was a nightmare. He was congested and up, no joke, seven or eight times both nights.
I was a walking zombie, but living off adrenaline.
Immediately upon arriving at the blog conference, I noticed that doTerra Essential Oils was a main sponsor of the event and they had a big room where you could go in and talk to them and try their oils.
I rolled my eyes and thought, “Ugh, I am so not going in there…those oils are such a crock.” (I mean seriously, only weird people use those, right)
Well, as usual I got to eat my words…. [Read more…]