Chocolate Bunny Silhouettes

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Chocolate Bunny Silhouettes   Easter is just around the corner. This year my family and I will be spending Easter with my little brother. I can't wait to see him! To help get my daughter excited for the holiday this year we have been making fun treats. One of the most recently treats were these adorable Chocolate Bunny Silhouettes! They were so easy to make and tasty too! Yields: 30 Ingredients: 1 12 oz. bag semi-sweet chocolate chips 30 mini marshmallows 30 Nilla Wafers Additional Materials: Piping bag with small round pastry tip Parchment paper Chocolate dipping or kitchen fork Directions: Place a piece of parchment paper on a baking sheet. Roll each mini marshmallow in the palms of your hands to make them more round and wrinkled – like a bunny tail. Have your cookies, marshmallows, and dipping fork ready. Melt the bag of chocolate chips. Spoon a portion of the chocolate into a piping bag with small round tip. Place a … [Read more...]

Pickled Red Onions

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Pickled Red Onions Now I will eat just about anything pickled. I am addicted to pickle, pickled peppers, cauliflower, carrots and now.....Pickled Red Onions! Honestly I don't know why I did not give these a try years ago! They are fantastic on just about everything I make. Chicken, Tacos, Burgers, Fish and more! Yum! Prep: 5 minutes Cook: 10 minutes Total: 15 minutes Servings: 10 Ingredients 1 large red onion ¾ cup fresh lime juice ¾ cup distilled white vinegar 3 tbsp. sugar 2 tsp. salt ½ jalapeno pepper Instructions Combine fresh squeezed lime juice, jalapeno pepper (seeds removed), vinegar, ½ cup water, sugar, and salt in medium pan. Bring to boil. Heat until sugar is dissolved. Remove mixture from heat and cool for 5-10 minutes. Put onion slices in medium bowl, add warm mixture from pan, and stir. Cover mixture with lid and place in refrigerator for at least 4 hours. Stir occasionally! Serve with your most favorite burger or … [Read more...]

DIY Wash Cloth Flower Bouquet And Softsoap Fresh & Glow Body Wash!

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FreshAndGlow #CollectiveBias DIY Wash Cloth Flower Bouquet And Softsoap Fresh & Glow Body Wash!   Spring has arrived here in Colorado. I am so excited to see the flowers bloom and the buds on the trees. With spring comes the warm weather and guests visiting my home. I love when my family comes by to visit. I also love coming up with cute ideas to make my home feel like a home to those who are staying here. This past week I got a call from both of my brothers asking me if they could stay at my house this weekend. They are both coming to visit for my Mom's birthday and while they are here I want to make sure that everything is perfect for them. That is why I decided to make this cute Wash Cloth Flower Bouquet for them so that they can grab a new wash cloth each time they need one. I also paired this flower bouquet with some great Softsoap Fresh & Glow Body … [Read more...]

Spring 2015 Fashionista Event – Handbag & Fashion Accessories $185 Value

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      Still Blonde after all these YEARS , ModlyChic, Spring Fashionista Events Giveaway and the Spring Fashionista Events Giveaway bloggers are not responsible for sponsors/bloggers that do not fulfill their prizes or for any product failure or harm caused thereby. Spring 2015 Fashionista Event – Handbag & Fashion Accessories $185 Value       - Croft&Borrow Handbag  - Vera Wang Scarf  - Mudd Bangle Bracelets  - Silver Luxuries Genuine Marcasite Necklace    It’s that time of year again! The amazing Spring Fashionista Giveaway Event! WOOT WOOT! I love this event!! This year at Heavenly Savings I have  a Spring time Fashion Handbag and Accessory Giveaway that is a total value of $185! This will be shipped to US and Canada only. Also don’t forget to stop by and enter to win the amazing Grand Prizes pictured below!   The Spring Fashionista Giveaway Event is hosted by The Chief … [Read more...]

Mint Cake Pops

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Mint Cake Pops           I love making Cake Pops. Especially when I get to decorate them with my little girl! These Mint Cake Pops are perfect for St. Patrick's Day and are sure to be a family pleaser! Ingredients: 2 C Sugar 1 3/4th C All-Purpose Flour 3/4 C Cocoa 1 1/2 t Baking Soda 1 1/2 Baking Powder 2 Eggs 1 t Salt 1 C Milk 1/2 C Vegetable Oil 2 t Mint Extract 1 C Boiling Water 1 bag of cake pop sticks (you can get them from Michaels or Walmart) Directions: Heat your oven to 350 degrees and grease a deep cookie sheet Stir together sugar, flour, cocoa, baking powder, baking soda, and salt in large bowl. Add your eggs, milk, oil, and mint. Beat with a mixer for 2 minutes. Stir in boiling water then pour onto the cookie sheet. Bake for 30 minutes. Let cake cool in baking sheet. Once cake is cooled cut into big squares and crumble cake into a big mixing bowl. Set aside. Frosting … [Read more...]

Mint Oreo Trifle

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Mint Oreo Trifle     I Love Chocolate and Mint together! Throw in an Oreo and i'm in heaven. Plus it's almost St. Patrick's Day which means I can have all the Chocolate and Mint that I want and not feel guilty! Recently My daughter and I decided to make some of these for a dinner party we had. They were a huge hit and tasty too! Hope you enjoy!   INGREDIENTS 1 package of Oreo Mint Cookies 1 small package JELL-O Chocolate Pudding 2 cup cold Milk 2 cup Heavy Cream ¼ cup Powdered Sugar 1 tsp Mint Extract (optional in case you don’t like mint) Green Food Coloring     DIRECTIONS Make pudding according to package directions. Place in refrigerator. Whip heavy cream until it begins to peak. Add powdered sugar and continue to whip.  Add mint and 6-10 drops food coloring and continue to whip until peaks form. Place in refrigerator. Chop approximately ¾ of the Oreos and scatter into bottom of … [Read more...]

Maraschino Cherry Cupcakes

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Maraschino Cherry Cupcakes To me there is nothing better then Maraschino Cherries. I love them in soda, on ice cream and in my cupcakes! They just make everything in life a little sweeter! Yields: 18 cupcakes Time: 1 hour 25 minutes Ingredients: Cupcakes: 1 jar (10 oz) maraschino cherries, drained, liquid reserved 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon baking powder ¼ teaspoon salt ½ cup unsalted butter 1 ¼ cups sugar ½ cup maraschino cherry liquid ¼ cup whole milk 2 teaspoons almond extract 2 egg whites, beaten Optional: pink food color Frosting: Reserved 1 tablespoon maraschino cherry liquid 1 cup butter, softened 3 ½ cups confectioners’ sugar 2 teaspoons milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/8 teaspoon salt Garnish: 18 maraschino cherries with stems Directions: Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Line regular-size muffin cups with paper baking cups; set aside. Finely chop cherries and place in paper-towel-lined … [Read more...]

Race For Your Life, Charlie Brown

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** I was sent a copy of this title for the purpose of this review. However, my own opinion was used and not influenced in any way.   Race For Your Life, Charlie Brown I love that they are still coming out with Charlie Brown movies. It is so nice to be able to share something wholesome with my family. In the Race For Your Life, Charlie Brown you will watch Charlie and the gang compete with a not so nice gang in a race. Of course those are the only ones racing....there is also a team for the girls as well as Snoopy and Woodstock on a team of their own! Your family will love the crazy antics along the way. From the diplomatic way the girls solve each problem to the carefree way of Snoopy and the boys. Will the kind loving personalities of Charlie and his friends be able to win the race against the not so nice guys? You will have to watch and find out!   On the Back: Ah, the joys of camp: the fresh air! The lousy chow! The obnoxious kids from that other tent! But … [Read more...]

Chicken Soup for the Soul Hope & Miracles + Giveaway!

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** I was provided with a copy of this title for the purpose of this review. However, my own opinion was used and not influenced in any way. Chicken Soup for the Soul Hope & Miracles + Giveaway!   Do you believe in Miracles? I sure do. I have been blessed with many miracles in my life and none of them would have been made possible without hope. There is something special to me that I have been praying for, for the past few years. Reading story after story in Chicken Soup for the Soul Hope & Miracles helped me renew my faith and hope. I know that miracles happen each and every day. I just need to believe. I was inspired and uplifted with each and every story in this book. My favorite story was about a woman who received a "Voicemail from God". In this story there was a woman with an issue that she needed to solve. She was stressed out and nervous about what she should do...when out the the blue she got a call from a total stranger who told her that she was … [Read more...]

Cocoa Muddy Buddies

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Cocoa Muddy Buddies   I am a huge fan of Cocoa Muddy Buddies. They are a great snack to make and oh so tasty! Plus they are a huge hit with the kids. They loving taking them on car rides, packing them into their lunches, and eating them on their outdoor picnics! Recently my daughter and I got a craving for these chocolaty treats and just had to make a batch! Ingredients ½ Cup Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips ¼ Creamy Peanut Butter 2 Tbsp. Butter 1 teas. Vanilla 5 Cups Chex Cereal ¾ Cups Powdered Sugar 2 Tbsp. Unsweetened Cocoa Powder Instructions In a microwave safe bowl combine the Chocolate Chips, Peanut Butter and Butter. Microwave for 30 seconds. Stir and microwave in additional 15 second increments stirring after each until melted and smooth. Stir in the Vanilla. In a large bowl add the Cereal and pour the melted chocolate over the top. Gently fold with a spatula until the Cereal is completely coated. Transfer to a Gallon size resealable … [Read more...]

Banquet and Chef Boyardee on Rollback At Walmart

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LowPriceMeals #CollectiveBias Banquet and Chef Boyardee on Rollback At Walmart     It's a busy time of year and I'm making it easy in the kitchen with Banquet dinners and pot pies and Chef Boyardee. The rollback prices on frozen Banquet dinners and pot pies and Chef Boyardee cans makes it easy to save and spend less time in the kitchen. The rollback prices are just $0.80 for each frozen Banquet dinner and pot pie now through February 24, 2015 and $0.75 for each 14.5-15 oz can of Chef Boyardee February 9 - April 6, 2015. Tasty meals like Banquet salisbury steak and Chef Boyardee raviolis make dinner easy and delicious! Be sure to head to Walmart and stock up on this great deal while supplies last! See the entire list of meals on rollback price: Frozen Banquet dinners   Chef Boyardee cans   While shopping at Walmart, be sure to look … [Read more...]

My Spring Fashion with Monroe And Main + $110 Giveaway! #MMSpring

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This is a Fashionista Event Opportunity, and is hosted by Still Blonde after all these YEARS and Modly Chic.     My Spring Fashion with Monroe And Main + $110 Giveaway! It defiantly feels like Spring has arrived here in Colorado. The weather is still a little chilly but way above our normal February average. It is so hard to stay inside when you look outside and see the sun shining brightly. That is why my family and I decided to head to a local park today and take in some fresh air. It was simply beautiful...even with the crazy wind we had today! Taking a stroll through the park today I decided to wear my new Royal Rose Maxi Dress from Monroe And Main. If you are an every day reader of my blog then you know just how much I love this company. Over the past two years they have become my "go-to" company for all my clothing purchases. As you can see I am a plus size gal and it is not easy to find something that fits me the way I like. With Monroe And Main I always … [Read more...]

Chocolate, Chocolate & More Chocolate

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* This is a sponsored post. However my own opinion is used and not influenced in any way. Chocolate, Chocolate & More Chocolate Valentines Day is right around the corner. This year I am going to put my focus on Chocolate! It is a delectable treat that my whole family loves...plus there are SO many great recipe ideas using chocolate! I would love for you to scroll through my Foodie collection of over 20 great chocolate recipe ideas from around the web! Hope you enjoy! Check out Chocolate, Chocolate & More Chocolate by Heavenly Savings at Foodie.com What is your favorite recipe idea featuring Chocolate? … [Read more...]

Lots of Great Valentines Day Ideas + a Sweepstakes!

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 Lots of Great Valentines Day Ideas + a Sweepstakes! I love Valentines Day but to be honest after 10 years of marriage it is hard to know what to do for my husband. I feel like I have just fallen into this rut of doing the same boring thing year after year.  I always have good intentions of doing something new and different but when I think of ideas my mind becomes blank. Thanks to Coupons.com and The Good Stuff Magazine I  have lots of new ideas this year. By clicking on The Good Stuff magazine image below you will be able to see lots of amazing Valentines Day ideas in this Valentine's Day Magazine on The Good Stuff by Coupons.com including: Aphrodisiac foods (thing strawberries and oysters) Date Night ideas inspired by the movies (Pretty Woman, Dirty Dancing, Ghost, etc.) Valentine's Day coupon printables (i.e. this coupon is good for one morning of uninterrupted sleeping in) VDay tote bag DIY you can do with your kids How to throw a Galentine's Day Brunch (who … [Read more...]

DIY Glitter Slime

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DIY Glitter Slime I love homeschooling my daughter. It gives us time to come up with so many fun things to do. Recently we were able to make some fun Glitter Slime for a project. She needed to sculpt some stuff and wanted it to be fun colors and sparkly.....so that is exactly what she got! Plus this slime can be used time and time again. While making our DIY Glitter Slime my daughter decided to go with a red color for Valentines Day. It turned out perfect!   Supplies: 2 Tsp Borax 1 1/2 Cups Water 1 Bottle of Elmer’s Glue 10 drops Red Food Coloring (or color of choice) Glitter Directions: Grab a small mixing bowl and pour in 1 cup of water and 2 tsp of borax powder.  Stir the ingredients together until well blended.  Set your bowl aside.  In your medium sized bowl pour in your entire bottle of elmer’s white glue and pour in 1/2 cup of water.  Stir until well blended.  Once the contents are stirred together, add in 10 drops of red food coloring.   Mix … [Read more...]