Food

By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Dec 4th, 2010
243 Comments
11587 Views
I grew up with Orville Redenbacher’s products.  I remember my parents pouring kernels from the plastic Orville Redenbacher’s container into the Popcorn Air Popper.  The popcorn always tasted so fresh.  Now that I have a family of my own, I don’t use the Air Popper, but use the Orville Redenbacher’s Microwave Popcorn.  Our favorite brand [&hellip...
By Shannon Gosney
In Christmas
Nov 30th, 2010
2 Comments
1978 Views
I love Christmas and I really love gift baskets!  Thanks to GourmetGiftBaskets.com, I had the opportunity to review the Nutcracker Drum Christmas Gift Basket!  This gift basket is filled with lots of yummy goodies and is one of the many Christmas baskets you’ll find at GourmetGiftBaskets.com.  This is a perfect gift to give to your […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Nov 30th, 2010
3 Comments
1667 Views
I love Hickory Farms products, especially around this time of the year, when we are entertaining family and friends. Thanks to Mom Central and Hickory Farms, I had the opportunity to review the Perfect Picnic Basket.  This is such a cute and fun product, not to mention it’s filled with yummy goodies! The Perfect Picnic […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Blogging Randomness
Nov 28th, 2010
7 Comments
2296 Views
I LOVE being a Wilton Mom Ambassador!  I have had several opportunities to really get my creative juices flowing and I have a blast doing it!  Heck, I don’t think that my family really mind the benefits that come from it (i.e. cakes, cupcakes, gingerbread houses, cookies, and more). Wilton was awesome and recently sent enough Gingerbread […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Nov 26th, 2010
404 Comments
14140 Views
I love NESTLÉ’s products and am happy to bring the NESTLÉ Family Holiday Celebrations Giveaway to The Mommy-Files.  NESTLÉ Family wants to help you and your family with your holiday preparations by providing you with all the products to help with your holiday needs.  NESTLÉ products include CARNATION® Evaporated Milk, TOLL HOUSE® Morsels, TOLL HOUSE® […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Nov 25th, 2010
201 Comments
8298 Views
Thanks to MyBlogSpark, I had the opportunity to try out Pillsbury Refrigerated Pie Crusts, in celebration of the Apple Harvest Season.  I love the Refrigerated Pie Crusts and will definitely use them again in the future.  The crust was full of flavor and baked up to a beautiful golden brown color.  I actually thought that […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Nov 24th, 2010
5 Comments
2612 Views
I love to cook and have loved the opportunities to learn more about some of the stars on the Food Network!  This holiday season, Food Network serves up all-new daytime and primetime shows with festive recipes, entertaining ideasa and more.  Iron Chef America celebrates the holidays with a festive and bubbly battle premiering Sunday, December 5th […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Nov 21st, 2010
3 Comments
4936 Views
I love this time of year….Thanksgiving….a time when we think about the blessings in our lives and give thanks for those blessings.  A fun way to express your love for Thanksgiving is by sharing Thanksgiving Blessing Mix with friends and family.  It’s an easy recipe that was shared with me many years ago.   Plus, it’s [&hellip...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Nov 17th, 2010
307 Comments
12727 Views
Of all the cheese brands available in the market, I prefer Tillamook.  I love the flavor and the smooth texture of Tillamook cheese!  In fact, I often find myself pulling a block of cheese out of the refrigerator and slicing a piece of cheese for a light snack.  The boys LOVE cheese and crackers and […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Christmas
Nov 16th, 2010
835 Comments
15544 Views
Last year, I had the opportunity to visit Smucker’s Headquarters in Ohio and learn more about the company.  Folgers is one of the brands we learned about at Smucker’s Headquarters.  My parents love Folgers!  In fact, Folgers is the preferred coffee of choice of my parents!  We were excited to receive samples of the new Millstone […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Christmas
Nov 16th, 2010
294 Comments
12778 Views
I love working with Nestle and was excited to work with the Nestle team on another fun project just in time for the Holidays!  I received a fun package with goodies featuring the new limited-edition Paul Frank Crunch line for the holidays.  The limited-edition Paul Frank CRUNCH bar package features holiday-themed artwork of characters from […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Nov 15th, 2010
549 Comments
16538 Views
I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE See’s Candies!!!  I was thrilled when I opened up a package containing a pound of yummy Deep Dark Chocolate Truffles from See’s Candies!  When I go to See’s Candies, I always create a custom box of chocolates, so having the opportunity to try new flavors was really fun for me over […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Christmas
Nov 12th, 2010
2 Comments
2478 Views
Last year was the first time I hosted a Holiday Cookie Exchange and I had a blast!!!  This year, I am excited to host my 2nd Annual Holiday Cookie Exchange and all of my invitees are excited as well!  It’s gonna be a blast!  The month of December is rapidly approaching and if you are […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Nov 11th, 2010
412 Comments
9645 Views
Growing up, we had Butterball Turkeys every year at Thanksgiving.  To this day, I still think that Butterball turkeys have the most flavor of the turkeys out there and cook up beautifully!  This year, I was happy to have the opportunity to purchase a Butterball turkey and continue in the tradition of serving up a […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Book Review
Nov 6th, 2010
196 Comments
8547 Views
With the holidays just around the corner, there are parties to go to, get togethers to host, and recipes to prepare and serve.  The Gooseberry Patch Keepsake Cookbook is a great resource when it comes to preparing holiday recipes for family and friends.  The cookbook would even make a fantastic gift for a friend or loved one!  […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Nov 4th, 2010
288 Comments
6687 Views
I LOVE chocolate and love working with Hershey’s!  I was excited to have the opportunity to try Hershey’s Drops, which will be coming out in stores in December!  I received a package of Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Drops and Hershey’s Cookies ‘n’ Creme Drops.  Both were good, but I especially preferred the Hershey’s Milk Chocolate ...
By Shannon Gosney
In Blogging Events
Oct 28th, 2010
4 Comments
2100 Views
A few weeks into October, Wilton flew out a handful of us Mom Ambassadors for our second Wilton Mom ReTreat in Chicago, where Wilton Headquarters is located.  I had a blast working with the Wilton team and seeing some of my blogging peeps again!  There will be a few posts on my activities in Chicago, […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Oct 28th, 2010
293 Comments
6814 Views
Halloween is coming up this Sunday and you may be trying to think of what kind of fun Halloween finger foods you can serve at your party or get-together.  You may even just be looking for a fun dish to serve your little ghouls and goblins!  Hilllshire Farm is introducing the new Turkey Lit’l Smokies […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Oct 25th, 2010
1 Comment
2997 Views
Halloween is less than a week away and people all over the U.S. are starting to stock up on candy to hand out to the little trick-or-treaters that will be visiting all dressed up in costumes!  Hershey’s has been filling trick-or-treat bags and pumpkins for years and offers a fun variety of Halloween treats, dressed up […]...
By Shannon Gosney
In Food
Oct 24th, 2010
594 Comments
5971 Views
Do you ever find yourself  looking through the pantry trying to figure out what to make for dinner?  When you see a box of pancake mix, do you think to yourself, “I’m not really in the mood for pancakes.  What else can I make?”  Well, I was excited to find out that I could make dishes other […]...
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