Patriotic No Churn Ice Cream!


Welcome to the 4th day of our 12 Days of Summer Recipes and Ideas. Today Mary over at Just Plum Crazy is sharing a Patriotic No Churn Ice Cream recipe. It’s easy to make and is always a summer hit!


Be sure to visit all the other bloggers sharing their favorite summer recipes and ideas on the link below.




I received a this movie for review purposes. All opinions are my own.


I love that Disney makes all types of movies. They always do an incredible job retelling true stories. They have do it again with the newest movie available today! The Finest Hours is the greatest rescue movie ever told! It is a heroic action-thriller based on the extraordinary true story of of the greatest small-boat rescue in Coast Guard history.

It has an  awesome cast including Starring Chris Pine (the “Star Trek” films), Academy Award® and Golden Globe® nominee Casey Affleck (“Interstellar”), Ben Foster (“3:10 to Yuma”) and Eric Bana (“Lone Survivor”),

THE FINEST HOURS” makes its in-home debut packaged with a host of bonus features about the making of the movie and the remarkable true-life events that inspired it. It is available now on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere! (Click here to purchase it at Amazon.)

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BLT Salad Day 5 of #12daysof Summer

by Christina Richard on May 24, 2016



It’s that time again for more of our 12 Days Of Summer recipe ideas! Today we have a recipe from Chelsea at Me And My Handful.

Summer is a time for picnics and bon fires, with all the yummy sides! Today we have a BLT Salad to share with you. It is perfect for any event, especially to serve at your families BBQ. It is a sure crowd pleaser. BLT’s are a classic comfort food, so this delish dish is a win for everyone!



Make sure to check out all of the great summer ideas my blogger friends and I have put together!



Cherry Balsamic Ice Cream Day 6 of #12daysof Summer

by Christina Richard on May 24, 2016

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Welcome to Day 6 of our 12 Days of Summer Crafts and Recipes! Cool off on a hot summer day with this delightful and refreshing Cherry Balsamic Ice Cream with Dark Chocolate Chunks. Cyn from Creative Cynchronicity has combined fresh tart cherries, balsamic vinegar, and dark chocolate into a yummy dessert that will tickle your taste buds. Best of all, you don’t need an ice cream machine to make this – rock salt, ice, and your freezer will take care of it! Kick off your summer with this delicious homemade ice cream!


Don’t forget to check out all of the great ideas from some of my favorite bloggers in our 12 Days of Summer in the linky below!


Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream Day 3 of #12daysof Summer

by Christina Richard on May 22, 2016


Hello summer! And hello to Day 3 of our 12 days ‪of Summer. The only thing that makes summer better is ice cream – the really good kind!  Mom Does Reviews has a wonderful recipe they are sharing with us today for Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream that is super Y-U-M-M-Y!

Does that not look like a mommy time-out dream?

Grab the recipe HERE to indulge in your own bowl!


Late to the party?  That’s okay!  We have all of the recipes & crafts for our ‪#‎12Daysof‬ Summer series ready for you anytime you want them!  Click on the images below to find your perfect day of summer.

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Cantaloupe Yogurt Fruit Boats Day 2 #12DaysOf Summer

by Christina Richard on May 21, 2016

For Day 2 of 12 Days of Summer recipes and crafts, I’ve gotten together with some creative bloggers to bring you our favorite recipes and crafts to help you cool down and spice up your summer!

Today’s post is from Holly at Southern Mom Loves! These Yogurt and Fruit Cantaloupe Boats are served in a cantaloupe half, stuffed with sweet, delicious fruits and berries, and topped with granola for a hearty crunch. They’re healthy, delicious, and gorgeous to boot. Enjoy!

Visit the full Yogurt and Fruit Cantaloupe Boats post here, then hop through the other posts below for more Summer inspiration! Read more…


S’Mores Pie – Day 1 #12DaysOf Summer

by Janell on May 20, 2016

S'Mores Pie - Day 1 #12DaysOf Summer

I can’t believe summer is already here! A new month also means we have a new set of 12 amazing recipes and crafts to share with you!

Kids are almost out of school, so that means it is time to enjoy summer vacation! That means pool parties and BBQ and keeping your kids busy! No matter what you have planned, we hope these 12 days of recipes and crafts will help give you some inspiration!

Smores Pie #12DaysOf Summer

Today we start off with a S’mores Pie from Janell at SavingYouDinero.com. You don’t need to stay over a fire nor clean up sticky hands to enjoy this summer time treat.

Visit SavingYouDinero.com and  grab these ingredients and plan a night by the fire that includes smores on a plate that you can eat with a fork. Because kits + melted marshmallows = a gigantic mess!

Check out the link below for more delicious treats and crafts to enjoy this summer!


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Smores Pie

by Janell on May 19, 2016


Smores Pie

Let me just start by saying, I don’t think I will ever stand over a fire and make smores. I think we will just make this pie and sit around the fire and enjoy each others company!

It is seriously so delicious and so easy. I don’t know about you but when we make smores with our kids, 9 out of 10 of the marshmallows fall into the fire. We usually spill the graham crackers, and one of the kids secretly eats all the chocolate!

So grab these ingredients and plan a night by the fire that includes smores on a plate that you can eat with a fork. Because kits + melted marshmallows = a gigantic mess!

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I first heard about The BFG from my 2nd grade son. They were reading it in class. He really loved the story. So we can’t wait to go see the movie when it’s out on July 1st.

Check out the new trailer and poster for THE BFG! The film, which is directed by Steven Spielberg and based on the best-selling book by Roald Dahl, hits theaters everywhere on July 1stt! Read more…