Meatloaf muffin recipe

Meatloaf muffin recipe

Ok, so I’m a sucker for anything and everything cooked in a muffin tin…even for dinner! If I can get away with just using this pan I will so I thought my next venture would be creating a meatloaf muffin recipe of sorts. Let me share one of the BEST muffin tin dinners we’ve ever… Continue Reading

Barbecue ribs recipe

Barbecue ribs recipe

This post brought to you by The Chinet® brand. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Typical Mom. You can’t go thru the summer and not cook an amazing rack of ribs on your bbq!! When school is out and the warm weather arrives we are ALL about using our grill. Let… Continue Reading

Family road trip

Family road trip

This post brought to you by DeMet’s FLIPZ®. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Typical Mom. If you love to travel but have never taken a family road trip before I highly recommend it!!  We plan one at least once a year together and look forward to the trip each and every year! It’s such a… Continue Reading

Best way to cut a watermelon

Best way to cut a watermelon

This post brought to you by The Chinet® brand. The content and opinions expressed below are that of The Typical Mom. It’s summertime!! What that means for us is sun, vacations, bbqs, and what do you need at every bbq……watermelon of course!! Here’s the best way to cut a watermelon that makes it easier (and… Continue Reading

Road trip packing list

Road trip packing list

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Banana Boat® and OFF!®. The opinions and texts are all mine. We LOVE going on road trips each year, and visiting National Parks are our favorite places to go hiking! It’s a great way to unplug as a family, but it does take some… Continue Reading

Zion Ponderosa

Zion Ponderosa

If you’re looking to go on a road trip or take your family somewhere that’s incredible for all ages…..Zion Ponderosa Ranch Resort right outside Zion National Park is a great destination! The 5 of us packed ourselves in our car this summer and took off to our “cabin in the woods!” I found this place 4 years… Continue Reading

Travel for free

Travel for free

Ok I want to share how we travel for free and have done it time and time again in a variety of ways. We have scored free first class round trip tickets to New York, trips to National Parks with my kids and lots of fun road trips all for free. This is how we… Continue Reading

Wednesday roundup 136

Wednesday roundup 136

Welcome to the Wednesday roundup where you can find great new recipes, diy ideas and more each week. If you’re a blogger please linkup your best post from this or last week and check back next week to see if you’ve been featured. No Churn Cookies & Cream Ice Cream – Craftaholics Anonymous Summer Fresh… Continue Reading

Knott’s Berry Farm Ticket Giveaway!

Knott’s Berry Farm Ticket Giveaway!

We just went to Knott’s Berry Farm to see all that was happening during #ghosttown75 and we had a blast! We always enjoy Knott’s for their live shows, but caught a few new ones we hadn’t seen before this time. In celebration of Ghost Town and all it’s fun they would like to give 1… Continue Reading

Knott’s Berry Farm Ghost Town

Knott’s Berry Farm Ghost Town

We got to visit Knott’s Berry Farm again this week and caught some great new shows we hadn’t seen before….and of course went on a few of our favorite rides! It’s a great time of year to visit Knott’s Berry Farm Ghost Town because they are having their 75th anniversary and there is a lot… Continue Reading

Amazon Fresh

Amazon Fresh

Have you heard of Amazon Fresh yet?? Picture your groceries being delivered at your front doorstep in the morning, even frozen foods, for about the same price as if you lugged them home from the grocery store…seriously!! (affiliate links present) You’ve got to check out Amazon Fresh, see how reasonable their prices are + get… Continue Reading

How to make blueberry muffins

How to make blueberry muffins

I don’t cook a lot of things from scratch, but there are a handful of baked goods that just taste better when they are homemade. If you want to know how to make blueberry muffins at home easily, this is a great recipe to follow….and a really simple streusel to top it with too! Special… Continue Reading