Perfect Party Planning: Creating Unforgettable Appetizers


  Hosting a get together in the near future? The key to putting on a memorable party is often the selection of food and drink that you decide to serve. In some cases, you may want to open with appetizers and then serve a full meal. If your party is more casual, sometimes a respectable menu of appetizers will suffice. In either case, creating unforgettable and tasty appetizers is a must to keep your guests happy. Here are a few tips for preparing and serving impressive appetizers at your next party. Know Your Guests Think about your … [Read more...]

Avenge Book Blast & Giveaway

Tristan Johnson is not an easy guy to get to know. He’s quiet, shy, and borderline elusive. That never stopped Samara Cavanaugh from claiming Tristan as her best friend, her tutor, her longtime crush. She knows Tristan better than anyone. Sam was the one person that Tristan had allowed himself to get close to. But even Sam wasn’t aware of the secrets her best friend had been keeping. When Sam’s life was in jeopardy Tristan didn’t hesitate to protect her. Now that he’s gone, Sam will do whatever it takes to get him back. Buy on Amazon … [Read more...]

15 Delectable Bark Recipes

bark recipes, dessert recipes

I have to admit that when I first heard of Bark Recipes that I was really skeptical. I had never seen a bark dessert before and I was really nervous about trying it. My old boss brought some to work one Christmas and after that first bite I was hooked. I love chocolate bark mixed with just a tad of mint. I really had no idea that there were so many type of bark before I saw all these bark recipes I am sharing with you. I know that I will probably never make half of these on this round up because my bark recipes never turn out well but I know that … [Read more...]

Dream Slayer Series Finale Book Blast


The epic two book finale starts here. The stakes are higher. And the enemy is one of their own. It's all come to this. This moment in time. Everything Natalie Johnson has fought for. Newly promoted paladin commander Natalie Johnson is about to bring the demonire tracking system online. If she's successful Meadow's Creek may finally be safe from bloodsuckers. If not, the egg on her face will be enough to make a gourmet omelet. But when old friends and foes begin showing up in town under questionable circumstance, it's clear something new is on … [Read more...]

Cat Dog Complete Series Giveaway


Cat Dog: The Complete Series on DVD Giveaway How would you like to win the Complete Series of Cat Dog? Well now you have a chance to get all 68 episodes in 1 box. The Complete Series of Cat Dog, all 68 episodes (on 12 DVDs) will be released 10/2014. First airing in 1998 it was such an odd concept. It really reminded me of a cartoon somewhat of The Odd Couple. CatDog are actually conjoined brothers;… You can read the full review here: CAT DOG THE COMPLETE SERIES REVIEW-ALL 68 EPISODES . Who is your favorite? Purchase on Amazon Join in by … [Read more...]

Dora’s Mermaid Adventures Collection Giveaway


  JOIN DORA FOR EXCITING UNDERWATER ADVENTURES!   DORA THE EXPLORER: MERMAID ADVENTURES COLLECTION Join Dora on her greatest underwater adventures in the 2-disc DVD collection, Dora the Explorer: Mermaid Adventures Collection. The DVD includes “Dora Saves the Mermaids” and “Dora’s Rescue in Mermaid Kingdom,” plus two music videos. Dora the Explorer: Mermaid Adventures Collection is available on DVD on January 13, 2015. Dora the Explorer: Mermaid Adventures Collection Includes: DISC 1 - Dora Saves the Mermaids · Dora Saves The … [Read more...]

NEW Avengers: Age of Ultron Trailer! #AgeofUltron


Marvel just released a new trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron and it is darker and better than ever. More glimpses of what is totally going to blow my mind. More Hulkbuster, more Black Widow back story (hopefully those are Red Room scenes) and just more awesome. I am beyond ready for this movie. I cant wait till May 1st. I don't think I can wait until February 1st. I have been following all the fan sites since this started filming. Avengers was amazing and I know this is going to be just as awesome with adding a little bit more angst and more … [Read more...]

Simple Red Lentil Curry Recipe- Low Fat, Vegan, Gluten Free

Meatless Monday, Curry Recipe, Vegan Recipe

Red lentils are a nutritional powerhouse- 30% of their calories are from protein and they are an excellent source of iron. They are also one of the most versatile lentils since they just about melt into whatever you put them into. My husband isn't a big fan of lentils, since the brown lentils can remain very firm to the tooth even when cooked, but he loves red lentils since they soften up so completely. And they are a very economical choice, too. Even organic lentils by the pound are very affordable and a great way to get protein, iron and fiber … [Read more...]

A Groovy Kind of Love Book Tour & Giveaway


Uptight British lit lover meets a free spirit at a book club and his world is turned upside down! After placating to his father’s demands that he play Little League baseball and major in computer programming in college rather than his beloved English literature, Thaddeus assumed that several years into his career, he would finally get some peace and quiet. Then he met Spring Pearson, the younger, free-spirited daughter of Hippie parents, at a book club meeting. Instantly smitten, Thaddeus finally worked up the courage to ask Spring out. But will … [Read more...]

Strange Magic – “Creatures & Cast” Featurette

Strange Magic,

STRANGE MAGIC opens in theatres everywhere on January 23rd! That is two days after my soul twin's birthday so I know what we are going to be doing. Strange Magic recently came out with this new "creatures and cast' featurette and I wanted to share it with my readers. It is a cute little video and I think everyone should give it a look. Strange Magic – “Creatures & Cast” Featurette I love this guy. Like seriously. How do they make the derision stand out so much in an animated character? All press materials can be downloaded … [Read more...]