Chocolate Cherry Lush

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This Chocolate Cherry Lush will quickly become a new family favorite! Easy to prepare, make it ahead of time for your chocolate and cherry loving friends and family! I have been dreaming of this dessert for two years now. I finally had the chance to make it and I’m kicking myself for not making it […]

Chocolate Hazelnut Cheesecake Bars

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Time for something sweet today! These Chocolate Hazelnut Cheesecake Bars taste utterly decadent but are made with Greek yogurt and light cream cheese so you can enjoy them without the guilt! I’m in the mood for chocolate today – how about you?? Let’s be honest though, I’m always in the mood for chocolate :) I remember […]

Baked Beef Flautas with Queso Dip

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These Baked Beef Flautas with Queso Dip are sure to please the entire crowd at your next party!  This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of RO*TEL & VELVEETA for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. The big game is coming up this weekend and we are in full party planning mode. […]

Fitbit Giveaway – One for Him + One for Her!

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I love a good giveaway and this one is timely – for sure! My husband bought me a Fitbit last year for Christmas and it’s been on my wrist every day since then….I LOVE IT! I am so excited to be bringing you this awesome giveaway today! Today’s giveaway is for TWO Fitbits – one […]

Cherry Coconut Magic Bars

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Today I’m sharing an amazing recipe for Cherry Coconut Magic Bars! If you love cherries, chocolate, and coconut together like I do – prepare for true bliss! Cherries, chocolate and coconut. I don’t know that there are three other ingredients that go together quite so well and in magic bars – forgetaboutit! I have been wanting […]

Spicy Ranch Popcorn

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You’re just four ingredients away from snacking paradise with this delicious Spicy Ranch Popcorn! So addicting, this delightfully easy recipe is sure to become a new family favorite! We’re currently on a Disney cruise (I know, poor us).  For the past few weeks I’ve been telling the boys about our itinerary, flying out of San […]

Tropical Sunrise Smoothie

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Make mornings better with this gorgeous, layered Tropical Sunrise Smoothie! Made with coconut milk and yogurt for a nutritious, healthy start to your day. Weekday morning breakfasts, fun, no? I can recall many a morning walking to school with a handful of graham crackers and an apple trying to get the boys to take bites […]

Overnight Slow Cooker Apple Pie Oatmeal

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Take the stress out of your morning routine with this Overnight Slow Cooker Apple Pie Oatmeal! Made with steel-cut oats, apples, cranberries and spices! A perfectly delicious way to start your day! Saturdays and Sundays my boys rise before the sun. Monday through Friday I’m having to pull them out of bed to get ready […]

Peanut Butter Cup Popcorn + BIG GIVEAWAY!

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Peanut Butter Cup Popcorn –  life just doesn’t get any better than popcorn and Reese’s together!  You’re going to love this sweet popcorn with an explosion of peanut butter and chocolate flavors in every bite! Last month my very good friend Ashton from Something Swanky came out with the ultimate popcorn recipe book: Party Popcorn. […]

DIY Family Command Center

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Banish the clutter and get the whole family organized with this DIY Family Command Center! Is it just me or is January the PERFECT month for getting organized? After clearing the Christmas decor out it just seems like everything needs a little bit of attention. One area that I realized needed some love was our entry. After the […]

Mocha No Bake Granola Bars

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These Mocha No Bake Granola Bars are perfect for a grab-and-go breakfast or an afternoon pick-me-up snack! I can’t believe I’m back with another mocha post so soon after my mocha truffle brownies. No, wait, yes I can! I adore all things mocha! These granola bars are definitely something you can enjoy without feeling guilty. […]

Monterey Chicken Potato Skins

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Monterey Chicken Potato Skins – your  new favorite appetizer! Loaded with barbecue chicken, cheese, and bacon, they’re the perfect appetizer for your next party! Last  year, just about this time, I shared my recipe for Philly Cheese Steak Potato Skins – you guys loved them! So this year I’m sharing a new version with you […]

Mocha Truffle Brownies

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These decadent Mocha Truffle Brownies are just what your sweet tooth is craving. Rich mocha brownies are topped with a decadent chocolate ganache frosting and baked to perfection. All you need is a cold glass of milk! I sure hope you’re in the mood for chocolate today. Me? I’m always in the mood for chocolate. […]

Skinny Orange Muffins

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These Skinny Orange Muffins are made with Greek yogurt and plenty of orange zest for a terrific, bright orange flavor! So tender and moist, these muffins are a great way to start to your day! We’re leaving in a couple of weeks for a Disney cruise and while I’m super excited to go I’m not looking […]

Cranberry Mojitos

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Celebrate tonight with these deliciously refreshing Cranberry Mojitos! Tomorrow is New Year’s Eve! So excited to be celebrating the beginning of a new year tomorrow night! Now the truth is, that I will probably still be in bed by 10…11 at the latest, but I plan on celebrating while I’m still awake ;) These cranberry […]

Top 14 Recipes for 2014

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Time for a countdown of the most popular posts on Mom On Timeout for 2014!! I hope everyone had an amazing Christmas! Can’t believe we’re just a few short days away from 2015. Good grief that makes me feel OLD! I just had the best time rounding up YOUR favorite recipes from 2014. What a […]

Cajun Spice Mix

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Add bold seasoning and flavor to just about any dish with this fantastic Cajun Spice Mix! Delicious on fish, chicken, potatoes and more!  I like to spice things up…literally. It’s funny how over the years I’ve gone from enjoying the more mellow flavors to really getting a kick out of the spicier side of life. Maybe my […]

More than 50 Festive Holiday Desserts

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Candy, fudge, cookies, pie and so much more! 50 Festive Holiday Desserts just in time for Christmas!  I am trying super hard to not freak out over the fact that Christmas is a whopping four days away…where did December go???? I just finalized my Christmas menu and quite a few of my favorite Christmas desserts […]

Gift Wrapped Gallery Wall

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This Gift Wrapped Gallery Wall is the perfect way to bring your gallery wall to life this holiday season! This past week we finished up the final touches on our decorations. One of our favorite elements this year is our Gift Wrapped Gallery Wall. It’s such a statement piece that looks fabulous in any room. […]

White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Shortbread

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White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Shortbread is the prettiest treat you’ll make this holiday season!  Easy to make, these shortbread sticks are perfect for cookie trays and gifts. There’s a lot going on during the holiday season – parties, shopping, decorating, and my favorite part – baking! It’s the part I look forward to most each year. […]

Easy Accordion Tree Ornaments Craft

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These Easy Accordion Tree Ornaments are an excellent way to keep little hands busy over winter break.  Gorgeous on your tree or on top of a gift!  Winter break starts on Friday. I’ve already started coming up with a list of activities for the boys to keep them occupied over the following 17 days. What? […]