Foodie Friday

All things food from around the country

I’m Lovin’ It

I’m Lovin’ It

You might have guessed by the title that we are talking McDonald’s in this post.  I admit it, I’ve ended up in their restaurant and drive through more than enough times as a mother.  It’s convenient and fits the bill when we are running from event to event or soccer game to school event.  Of(…)

Too Many Plastic Bags

Too Many Plastic Bags

My daughter packs her lunch everyday for school and we are going through sooooo many ziploc and sandwich bags.  One for the sandwich, another for the chips and then one for the fruit or veggie and still one more for the snack.  That’s at least 4 a day, 5 days a week for the entire(…)

Mountain Dew Apple Cobbler

Mountain Dew Apple Cobbler

We asked for your favorite apple recipes and you responded. Hi! This recipe for Mountain Dew Apple Cobbler is amazing! My mother made it every fall for me and  my brothers and sisters when we were younger, and now I make it for my own family. Delicious!  Melanie   2 Granny Smith apples– peel and(…)

Fundraisers are Always a Dilema

Fundraisers are Always a Dilema

If you have kids in school then you undoubtedly have to participate in fundraisers.  If you don’t get them there, then it’s for sports or band or scouts or…..the list goes on and on.  I don’t know about you, but I can only stomach so many things I don’t need – like another box of(…)

The Haunting Hour Howl-0-Ween Recipes

The Haunting Hour Howl-0-Ween Recipes

Vampire Punch 1 quart cranberry juice 1 liter lemon lime soda 1 package frozen strawberries in syrup, thawed Grenadine Instructions Place strawberries in punch bowl Add cranberry juice and stir Pour in lemon lime soda Pour in a bit of grenadine but do not stir it!  The grenadine will look like blood. **We had a bit(…)

Farmer’s Market Creativity – The Mercado Bag

Farmer’s Market Creativity – The Mercado Bag

One of our favorite things to do is to check out farmer’s markets locally and when we travel.  Every Thursday through the summer we are at the Centerville Farmer’s Market and then on weekends we frequent the 2nd Street Market downtown.  While we love going to them, it’s hard to get our purchases and fabulous(…)