Coach 50% off Sale!

Coach is offering 50% off all (472) sale styles. Handbags, shoes, clothing, and accessories are included. Head over here and pick out some beautiful things to wear now. Shop through Ebates and receive 8% cash back. Please see “Affiliate Policy” on About Me page for more info about affiliate links.

Online Sales this Weekend!

Macy’s:  Up to 20% off. Use code WKND. Expires 6/25. Free shipping on all orders $49 or over or free with a Beauty purchase. Shop through Ebates to receive 3% cash back. Kohl’s:  $10% off $30 order with any form of tender. Use code SCORE. Free shipping on all orders of $75 or over. Everyone … Continue reading Online Sales this Weekend!

(One Pot) Taco Skillet

One-Pan Taco Skillet is a one pot wonder dish that I can make on an evening when I have a pound of hamburger thawed but little else planned for dinner. It's really tasty, and I often get rave reviews from my household of men. Give it a try, it's really good! Taco Skillet (slightly adapted … Continue reading (One Pot) Taco Skillet

Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

I have prepared many spaghetti with meat sauce recipes in my 32 years of marriage. This one is my current one and with good reason. It's delicious! Spaghetti with Meat Sauce (Mel's Kitchen Cafe) Ingredients: 1 pound ground beef 1/2 cup chopped onion 2 cloves garlic, minced 2 tablespoons tomato paste 1 teaspoon dried basil … Continue reading Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

Snickers Cheesecake Bars

I made this dessert for my son's graduation celebration (he got to choose, and this is what he picked.) Everyone thought they had died and gone to heaven. It's that good - did I mention it has an Oreo cookie crust?! Snickers Cheesecake Bars (Sally's Baking Addiction) Ingredients: Crust 20 Oreo cookies 5 tablespoons butter, melted Filling 2 … Continue reading Snickers Cheesecake Bars

“The Books”

  My husband and I have moved 20 times in 32 years of marriage. To say that our grown children or we have struggled to call any place "home" is an understatement. For those of you who have frequently moved as a family, you understand what I'm saying. When my boys were young, and finances … Continue reading “The Books”

Kicked Up Pork Ramen

I don’t remember the origin of this recipe, I just know I have been preparing it for over 20 years. I have made it with ground turkey, ground pork, and diced chicken breasts. Use whatever you have on hand. My family of guys love it; I think your gang will too. Ingredients: 3 tablespoons canola … Continue reading Kicked Up Pork Ramen

Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer ~ Memorial Day Weekend Price Drop! (expired)

Best Buy is offering a Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer as a part of their 4-Day Memorial Day Sale. It is on sale for $189.99, a savings of $210.00 off the original price of $399.99 (and it will return to this price after this Memorial Day Weekend). This model is available in Metallic Chrome and Empire … Continue reading Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer ~ Memorial Day Weekend Price Drop! (expired)

My Signature Scent

I love Elizabeth Arden Green Tea Intense Eau de Parfum. There are a few reasons that I have chosen this particular fragrance as my signature scent. First, it smells fresh and green. I have never liked floral scents, and since so many women's perfumes and colognes are floral, I find it really difficult to find … Continue reading My Signature Scent