No Bake Granola Balls

Energy bites. Power balls. Granola balls. Cookie balls. (The Bonus Sisters' favorite!) Call them what you want, these versatile, easy, no bake bites of oats/honey/peanut butter and other goodness have been a staple at our homemade granola loving house . We travel with them, share them with the ball team, pack them for lunches, and even grab a couple for a rushed … [Read more...]

Easy Seasoned Snack Mix

Teaming with savory flavors and a variety of crunchy textures, I have made and taken this Easy Seasoned Snack Mix to lots of gatherings and get-togethers over the years where it's been met with rave reviews. "I can't stop eating it. What's in this?!" It's also a great addition to our ball game snack bags and a snack we like to travel with. Put it in a pretty bag and tie with a … [Read more...]

Holiday Fun with M&M’S® and Glad Holiday Storage

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Glad & M&M’S® for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Jackpot. It's not every day that I get asked to make fun holiday treats with M&M’S®, but when I do I go for it! As an added bonus, I got to shop at Target, which is rare since it's an hour from my home. White Chocolate Peppermint M&M’S®! Yes, … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Pumpkin Power Bars

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Libby's for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I know my children aren't the only ones clamoring for snacks every 2.5 seconds. And after school? Ravenous. No way are they making it to supper, but no way am I filling them with junk! These Peanut Butter Pumpkin Power Bars are a hit with my clan, and I feel good about … [Read more...]

Chocolate Chip Dip with Graham Cracker Sticks

This fun appetizer conjures happy memories of my teaching days.  Once a month we'd celebrate that month's birthdays with a big ol' snacky smorgasbord in the teacher workroom.   This dip was a huge hit.  These days, my own children gobble it up.  I've also seen it made into a cheeseball, rolled into nuts, but I've never taken the time to make it that pretty.  … [Read more...]