Melissa Lawler

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Once a Caregiver not Always a Caregiver

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyCareGivingStory #CollectiveBias I don't …

Grilled Butter Chicken Pasta Salad

May your summer be full of delicious grilled food and yummy sides. I know my summer will be! I’m upgrading my BBQ this weekend and can’t wait to put …

Cooking

Buffalo Chicken Strips

These Buffalo Chicken Strips are an addictive party appetizer recipe or even great as part of a meal.<p><b>INGREDIENTS:</b><p>2 1/2 lb Chicken Breasts cut in …

Strawberry Syrup

This post contains affiliate links. Last weekend we hosted a baby shower for Ryan's best friend Wanda. One of the things Wanda wanted for her shower …

Norm's June Favorites

This post is sponsored by Chewy.com. All thoughts and opinions are mine and Norm's! Norm has been through so much in the last couple of months. …

Pets

Not a Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich

After my parents divorced my father and grandmother got an apartment at Lynnewood Gardens. This was perfect because I took the bus to Lynnewood …

Last Minute Father's Day Gift Ideas

This post is sponsored, all thoughts and opinions are my own. When I was growing up there were not a lot of fragrance options for men. My father wore …

Gift Guides

Ethan Stowell for Zulily Father's Day Contest

This post is sponsored by Zulily. I have been compensated with a gift card. All thoughts and opinions are my own. This post may contain affiliate …

Rhode Island

Pecan Butter Tart Buns

These Pecan Butter Tarts are a cross between a few different desserts. The first one is Pecan Butter Tarts, obviously, but only the rich, sweet …

Dessert

Simple Southwest Chicken Salad Recipe

<i>This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. and Pinnacle Foods Group LLC. All opinions and text are entirely my own.</i>Quick …

Canada Day Red Velvet Surprise-Inside Cupcakes

Red Velvet cupcakes may seem like an obvious choice for your Canada Day celebration, but why not kick it up a notch with these fun Canada Day Red …

Dessert

Things I Wish I Knew Before Camping with My Dog #PinnacleHealthyPets

<i>This post is sponsored by Pinnacle and the BlogPaws Professional Pet Blogger Network. I am being compensated for helping create awareness about</i> …

Pineapple Pork Fried Rice

There are so many variations on Fried Rice and I love them all. I've shared recipes for Pork Fried Rice, Chicken Fried Rice, Pineapple Chicken Rice …

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Cupcakes Recipe

Easy Mickey Mouse Clubhouse cupcakes recipe complete with Toodles! Perfect for a little one’s birthday!We celebrated my youngest son’s birthday last …

How to Make My Greek Oregano Jelly Recipe

Today, I’m sharing how to make my Greek oregano jelly recipe. If you’ve ever been to a restaurant and had a jelly served along with roast beef or …

30+ Ice Pop Recipes

We love making and eating homemade ice pops in my house. My kids can’t get enough of this classic summer treat which is why I love making my own ice …

Banana Bread Breakfast Casserole

Breakfast or dessert? Your choice. I’m going with breakfast here. I’m obsessed with breakfast casseroles for a couple reasons. One being they are so …

Breakfast

South Dakota is #OrlandoStrong

I remember the first time I had an intense crush on a girl. I had spent my summer at a Girl Scout camp called Camp Laughing Waters. One of the …

New York Deviled Eggs

This post is sponsored by The Condiment Connection. All thoughts, opinions and recipes are my own. I was born and lived on the east coast until I was …

Slowcooker Italian Roast Beef

I love roast beef. I have wonderful memories about roast beef. My FIL used to make outstanding roast beef every Sunday. It was perfect, rare in the …

Make it a Pizza Night to Remember #PizzaNight

I wouldn’t complain if every night was Pizza Night. It’s the one type of food that I can never get bored of eating because there are so many fun ways …

No-Churn Mango Ice Cream

This No-Churn Mango Ice Cream has all the sweet fragrant tropical flavour of mango in a creamy, sweet homemade ice cream. You won’t believe how easy …

Halloween Project: How to Make a Candy Wreath

<i>This Halloween project tutorial has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BOOItForward</i> …

Italian Chicken

This post contains affiliate links. I used up the last of those beautiful green tomatoes last night. Although it wasn't green anymore! It had ripened …

Gluten-Free

OMG Pizza Tacos!

Taco pizza, pizza tacos. Tacos are amazing on their own, but isn’t it fun to give them a twist? I have just the idea to take your <b>Taco Tuesday</b> right …

Scissor Practice Worksheets: Cutting Shapes

Once kids master basic scissor skills, it is time to learn how to cut out shapes. These <b>scissor practice worksheets</b> will help prepare your child for …

Lemon & Herb Chicken Fettuccine

Spring is finally here, but in my neck of the woods, Mother Nature doesn’t seem to realize it yet. As I’m writing this post, I’m in the thick of an …