The “Drippy Popsicle” Cure & Giveaway


When your kids ask you for Popsicles, do you cringe at the thought of the mess? You watch them as they lick their popsicles ,as if they will last an eternity, then the sweet sugary blue liquid drips down their hand, then forearm and lastly a pretty blue drip forms off the tip of their […]

Oven Roasted Potatoes

Oven Roasted Potatoes

I’m all about lazy easy this summer. I have been super unmotivated and have been super slack-y. Maybe because it has rained EVERY day since my kids have been out of school. Maybe it’s because I have to bring my kids with me everyday to work..can you say “Super Productive”?? Orrrrr, maybe because my kids […]

Summer Garbanzo Bean Salad & Giveaway

Summer Garbanzo Bean Salad

You would think that living in a big city like Tampa, we would have large Farmers Markets and cute little fruit and veggie stands. Nope, not so much. Sure every once in a while they will have a Farmers Market and an art show, but it’s usually in the cooler months, because no one really […]

Popsicles, a Squishy Cake and a Birthday


I have come to the undeniable conclusion that Popsicles make people happy. Seriously, I have done a very scientific study on the Popsicle Happiness project. Take my daughters 8th Birthday to be exact, I had this crazy idea to allow my daughter to have  7 friends stay the night. What happens when you get seven 8 […]

Chicken Caprese Pasta Salad & Giveaway

chicken caprese pasta salad

What up peeeeople? Dontcha know it’s Dreamfields 3rd Annual Pastapalooza Pasta Salad Celebration?! This year it is all about turning your favorite dinner dish into a pasta salad. It can be done with just about anything. One of my most favorite dinners is the simple and healthy, Chicken Caprese. Delicious chicken topped with fresh tomatoes, […]

Do you subscribe to me via Google Reader?

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Do you subscribe to me via “Google Reader”? Well, if you haven’t already found out, they are discontinuing this service as of July 1st Makes me super duper sad, as I loved reading my favorite blogs through Google Reader. So I suppose we all have to wipe our tears and accept the fact. If you […]

French Bread Pizza

French Bread Pizza

I always sit here and think y’all want to see fancy. And then I think, most people don’t have time for fancy. So tonight I am bringing you NOT fancy, actually it’s about as simple as you can get. You get an Easy French Bread Pizza. I remember back in the day, frozen French Bread […]

Roasted Chicken

Roasted Chicken

I have officially determined that having children is bad for your self-esteem. Everyday I get a big dose of reality in my house having a 10 and 8 year old. 2 days ago, my daughter tells me that, “It’s fun playing with your giggly belly.” And yesterday I had a very short, yet to the […]

Toasted Coconut Popsicles

Toasted Coconut Popsicles | The Hungry Housewife

So I suppose, I’m getting up there in age… I realized it when I was at Disney for Foodie Blog Forum and I said to my son, I hadn’t ridden Space Mountain in like 25 years. When I said those words, I thought, Oh my gaud, It’s happening, I bet my kids think I’m old. […]

Yogurt Covered Blueberries & Giveaway

Yogurt Covered Blueberries | The Hungry Housewife

If you follow me on Instagram and Facebook, you will know I went blueberry picking and came home with over 7 pounds of blueberries. Do blueberries remind you of Violet Beauregarde from Willy Wonka? No? Just me? Back on track Leslie, back on track…. So what does one do with over 7 pounds of blueberries? […]

Chocolate Covered Potato Chips & $100 Giveaway

Chocolate covered Potato Chips

We used to have nice lazy spring days, going to the beach or relaxing at home by the pool. However, now that my son is obsessed with baseball, we spend hours and hours during the week and weekend at the baseball field. I know so many of you can relate. But you know what? I […]

Crab Puffs

Crab Puffs

Want to make something delightful for your Mother’s Day brunch??? Well, these little Crab Puffs are pure Puffection™!!! I am so glad I partnered with Pepperidge Farm®, because now I realize how useful Puff Pastry can be in the kitchen. I have been sooooooo under utilizing it. You could have a whole party and use […]