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Mixed Berry Shortcakes
These Chocolate-Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookie Bars are oh-so decadent and incredibly simple to make!
Taco Tater Tot® Casserole
Fun Sandwich Ideas for Kids - Sandwich on a Stick

4-Ingredient Chili Dog Casserole

4-Ingredient Chili Dog Casserole is a fun twist on an old classic!

Do you ever get into a rut when it comes to meal planning? If you find yourself making the same few dishes over and over again, it’s probably time to change things up a bit. KRAFT has come up with some clever ways to save you time and money with some fun, unique and delicious… Continue Reading…

Where to Eat at Universal CityWalk


There is so much to see and do at Universal CityWalk in Orlando, Florida. World class restaurants are a huge draw of the 30 acre dining, events and entertainment complex. Figuring out where to eat at Universal CityWalk can be daunting, with so many amazing options. Whatever kind of food you are in the mood… Continue Reading…

Mixed Berry Shortcakes

Mixed Berry Shortcakes

At last, spring is here! One of things I am most excited about is the local farmer’s market starting back up in a couple of weeks. This year I signed up for a CSA and look forward to having an abundance of fresh fruits and vegetables. There is little I enjoy more than the sweet… Continue Reading…

Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando

Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando

I have stayed at my fair share of hotels and resorts throughout the years, and have to say that none combine family fun with peaceful tranquility better than Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando. I was recently hosted by Loews Royal Pacific Resort during for a media event. During my 3 night stay at… Continue Reading…

DIY Easter Basket Goodies from CVS! {Giveaway}

DIY Easter Basket Goodies from CVS

The Easter holiday falls so early this year! I have quite a few Easter baskets to put together, and hope to have all of my shopping done by this weekend. So, I’ll be heading to my local CVS Pharmacy where I am sure to find everything I need for both the teens and little kids… Continue Reading…

Carrot Cake Cookie Cups

Carrot Cake Cookie Cups are a sweet Easter dessert!

I tend to get a little carried away when it comes to Easter dessert. In truth, I get carried away when it comes to all aspects of holidays such as Easter. These yummy little Carrot Cake Cookie Cups are perfect for your Easter dessert buffet, or anytime you have a hankering for carrot cake and… Continue Reading…

Easter Candy Flower Pots #HersheysEaster

Easter Candy Flower Pots are such a fun Easter craft to do with the kids! Give them as gifts or use as part of your Easter dinner place setting.

This post brought to you by The Hershey Company. The content and opinions expressed below are that of About A Mom. Easter is such a fun holiday for getting crafty. There’s nothing more adorable than bunnies and chicks. Spring flowers are just so inspiring, and I love all the vibrant colors of the season. My… Continue Reading…

Let the Celebration Begin at Universal Orlando Mardi Gras!

Universal Orlando Mardi Gras Celebration

Are you ready for a New Orleans style celebration complete with an elaborate Mardi Gras parade, dozens of colorfully costumed performers, authentic New Orleans bands, delicious Cajun cuisine, and live concerts? Oh, and beads… LOTS of beads! You don’t have to be in New Orleans for this celebration. Head on down to sunny Florida for… Continue Reading…

Easter Bunny Cupcakes Made Easy!

The cutest ever Easter Bunny Cupcakes!

This post brought to you by Bakery Crafts. The content and opinions expressed below are that of About A Mom. Probably just as much as Christmas, my family loves baking and cooking for Easter. Now that Becca and Maddie are into their teens, they are a big help in the kitchen. It amazes me that… Continue Reading…

4 Great Dog Travel Accessories

4 Great Dog Travel Accessories!

Last summer was the first time we took an actual vacation with our dogs – beyond day trips to the parks or beach. I was a little nervous that Winston and Lilly wouldn’t handle the road trip well or stay quiet enough in the hotel room. Surprisingly, they handled it all like champs. Like with… Continue Reading…