Back-to-School Kindle Fire HD 16GB 7” wifi tablet Giveaway!

Back-to-School Kindle Fire HD 16GB 7” wifi tablet Giveaway!

School is starting next week and I can't think of a better way to start off the new year than to give someone a brand new Kindle Fire HD 7" Wifi Tablet! I know I personally use my tablet for EVERYTHING!  I check emails, run my social media for The Best Blog Recipes, play movies for the kids when we're out and about and they are getting cranky. … [Read more...]

The Weekend re-Treat Link Party #81

The Weekend re-Treat Link Party #81

I can't hardly wait to see what you guys link up with us today!  It's fun because I'm starting to see a couple of fall recipes and blog posts showing up at our parties and it's getting me excited for the weather to change and to wear winter clothes.  I'm so over this 90+ degree weather here in SLC!  Only a few more weeks and it will … [Read more...]

23 Slow Cooker Recipes

23 Slow Cooker Recipes featured on The Best Blog Recipes

I'm so excited to be helping out with this amazing round-up featuring recipes that readers have shared at The Weekend Retreat over the last 10 weeks! As school is starting, dinner time can be a little stressful. So we thought we would gather the most delicious recipes that have been shared with us, as well as a few of our own. Now you can … [Read more...]

Great American Barbecue and $130 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway

Great American Barbecue + $130 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

Welcome to the Great American Barbecue, a virtual potluck where we have everything you need from drinks to dessert for the perfect BBQ! This fun party is being hosted by 13 fabulous bloggers to bring you wonderful picnic recipes and ideas. We've taken all the work out of planning the Great American Barbecue for you and your friends … [Read more...]

Grilled Twice Baked Potatoes

Grilled Twice Baked Potatoes from are perfect and go with any grilled meat!

I'm gonna knock your socks off with this post.  Are you ready?  Here it goes... Did you know that you can GRILL your Twice Baked Potatoes?  I mean, I didn't really think that potatoes could get better than Twice Baked and Loaded.  Then I stumbled across a post over at eRecipeCards for their Twice Baked Corn Potatoes and couldn't believe I had never … [Read more...]

Easy Chicken Nugget and Hickory Barbecue Riblet Mashed Potato Bowls

Chicken Nugget and Hickory Barbecue Riblet Bowls from

I can't hardly believe that school is starting!  It just feels like this year has flown by.  Guess that's what having a new baby will do to you.  Time just seems to stand still in my world some days. It's probably because I'm a little sleep deprived still even though he's 6 months old.  Then I blink and it's already back to school time again.  This … [Read more...]

Pillsbury Melts Molten Fudge Cake and S’mores Sensation Cookies

Pillsbury Melts Molten Fudge & S'mores Sensations Cookies |

I’m a huge dessert-lover and cookies are my thing.  You guys should know that by now. If given the choice, I’d eat a cookie (or two) every day if I could. There is just something about a yummy, warm, ooey-gooey treat that I cannot resist. Well, I totally can resist but why would I want to? … [Read more...]

Back To School Lunchbox Ideas Pepperoni Pizza Pinwheels

Back To School Lunchbox Ideas >>> Pepperoni Pizza Tortilla Pinwheels are easy and kids (and husbands) love them! | #recipes #pizza #pinwheels

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and it's advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone.  #MyGoodLife #CollectiveBias   Can you believe it's already back to school time again?  I'm not really sure where the whole summer went.  I feel like it just started and now we're already in back to school mode.  That means school supplies … [Read more...]