Pineapple & Cream Ice Pops

Pineapple & Cream Ice Pops

During the hot summer months here in the South, I thrive off of ice pops.  It’s awfully humid around here, and I’m constantly craving cold refreshing treats to make the heat just a little more bearable. And obviously, it has to taste good or there’s just no point of eating it. Personally, I’m a huge fan… {read more}

55 Patriotic Recipes & Ideas

55 Patriotic Ideas for 4th of July

  4th of July is almost here, and I for one just love this time of year. So, I thought it would be fun to bring y’all a plethora of Patriotic ideas to help you celebrate the Red, White, & Blue!   An InLinkz Link-up Like what you see here on the Mrs? Never miss… {read more}

Frozen Birthday Party Ideas – Easy & Budget Friendly!

Frozen Birthday Party Ideas - Easy & Budget Friendly

I could probably recite the movie Frozen word by word from as many times as my kids have had that movie on replay. And, it’s not just my kids.  It’s kids all over the country! I have a theory.  Disney has hired a skilled hypnotist… and he put some sort of hypnosis in the snow… {read more}

Patriotic Ice Cream Sandwiches

Patriotic Ice Cream Sandwiches

Are you looking for an easy treat idea just in time for the 4th of July? These Patriotic Ice Cream Sandwiches should be right up your alley then! They are extremely easy, fast, & cheap – and sure to cool you down on a hot day too!   You only need two things.  Patriotic colored… {read more}

Flashback Friday – Funfetti Cake Batter Milkshakes

Funfetti Cake Batter Milkshakes

This week’s Flashback Friday is going back to March of 2012 – back to these absolutely delicious Funfetti Cake Batter Milkshakes. They’re fabulous!   Three words.  Cake Batter Milkshakes.  Wait…make that four….because this isn’t just any cake batter.  These yummylicious milkshakes are jazzed up with Funfetti! Just saying those 4 words excites me.  It’s like a birthday party… {read more}

Donut French Toast

Donut French Toast

My children have sleepovers at our house so very often. It’s happens so often that there is rarely a weekend where we don’t have one.  And in the summertime, the sleepovers sometimes last for several days! Some parents would get tired of it, but I love having a house full of giggling kids. All the… {read more}

Flashback Friday, Menu Planning Organizing Meal Boxes


  I’m a big fan of menu planning.  I really believe it is the best tip anyone can follow when it comes to reducing your household’s grocery cost.  When you buy only the things you plan for, then less goes to waste.  2nd best tip, don’t go grocery shopping hungry! This is my favorite way… {read more}

Frozen Yogurt Trail Mix Bars

Frozen Yogurt Trail Mix Bars

I have made a big change this past year in my life when it comes to my health.  I have made a pledge to myself to exercise daily.  And, let me tell you – I feel so much better since I  kept this pledge to myself.  Not only do I feel great, but I’ve even… {read more}

Strawberry Shortcake with Cream Biscuits

Strawberry Shortcake with cream biscuits

Strawberry Shortcake is a favorite summer dessert of mine. It’s so super simple to whip up, but my favorite way is one that I grew up eating… all served atop biscuits! Biscuits are my favorite kind of bread to use in a strawberry shortcake. It’s way better than cake in my opinion.  Sometimes I use… {read more}

Father’s Day Lawn Mower Cupcakes

Father's Day Lawn Mower Cupcakes

Father’s Day is right around the corner, & I don’t know about your dad – but mine always tells me to make him something instead of buying him something.  It just means so much more. So, if your dad (or husband) is the same way – these Father’s Day Lawn Mower Cupcakes are absolutely perfect!… {read more}

Flashback Friday – Homemade Boo-Boo Salve, All Natural!

Homemade Natural Neosporin

Today’s Flashback Friday is highlighting one of the very most popular posts ever published here on the Mrs – Homemade Boo-Boo Salve.  It works a lot like Neosporin on your ‘boo-boos’  but is 100% natural.  It’s also not very costly at all to make, check it out! All of us get ‘boo-boos’.  Right?  Some of… {read more}

BBQ & Bacon Potato Salad (Plus a GIVEAWAY!)

BBQ & Bacon Potato Salad

‘Tis the season for picnics & backyard barbecues. Isn’t it weird how when summer begins, it’s like our taste buds know it too? The weather starts getting warm, & we all start craving all those foods that feel ‘summery’ to us.  Am I right? You know the kinds of food.  Hot dogs, burgers, ribs, corn… {read more}