Author Archives: Taylor Nikaci

What To Do With All Your Extra Fresh Zucchini

So it is summer time and that means fresh garden veggies. And lots of them. So the other day I found myself over run with zucchini. So what to do with them….. Zucchini pie it is!!!!!! If you have never had zucchini pie it is a must. Taste like apple pie. It is super Yummy!!!!!!!!!!!!! Super easy recipe. Ok so ...

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10 Things to do Before the Kids Go Back to School {Free Printable} #PositivelyPrepared #BacktoSchool #ad

I have received information and materials from JOHNSON & JOHNSON CONSUMER, Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division, LLC. The opinions stated are my own. This is a sponsored post. #PositivelyPrepared #BacktoSchool #CollectiveBias Every year around the end of May I sit down and make a list of all the things I want to do with my boys over the summer. Around ...

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Impress Your Friends & Family With These 8 Great Grilling Hacks

As summer is here, it’s time to dust off the outdoor grill and get busy. My friends at Scotties asked me to share my favorite soft summer moments that make me slow down and savor this wonderful summer season. Without a doubt, having cookouts with friends and family tops the list. I love hanging out with good company and enjoying ...

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Easy Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Treat Bars

My boys are big time snackers. Now that they are home for the summer I’m constantly hearing things like “Mom, I’m hungry” or “I need something to eat”. They are very dramatic about it, too. I often hear them telling me that if they don’t get a snack right away, they will pass out and die. No kidding. Obviously I ...

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Helpful Things I Learned from MacGyver

MacGyver is one of the best guys when it comes to “life hacks”! There are so many great things that I learned from MacGyver; he really does give out some of the best tips and tricks! Some of these can really come in handy, others are just really clever, and some I can’t believe are even real. I suppose this ...

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How To Make Overnight Guests Feel at Home #Scott100More #ad

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Scott100More #CollectiveBias I love, love, love having people come to stay at my house – whether it’s just for one night, a week or even longer. My husband is one of seven and since a few of his siblings have relocated over the ...

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Sail Into Summer With the New Seasonal Menu at Bonefish Grill

My husband, Christian, and I are self-proclaimed foodies. And by that I mean that we like to eat. Scratch that….we love to eat. Christian and I had a chance a day off from the kids recently and around 1 pm, we both looked at each other and realized we hadn’t eaten lunch – which explained the rumbles coming from our ...

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Spicy Tomato Sauce with Chickpea “Meatballs”

I am always looking for ways to incorporate healthier options into meals. These chickpea “meatballs” are a great way to do just that. The fresh, bold flavors of this spicy tomato sauce pair perfectly with a rustic, Italian red and deliver a healthy and thoroughly nourishing meal in under 30 minutes. Ingredients: 1 can chickpeas 2 tablespoons almond butter 1/4 ...

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The Little Gym – A Gym For Kids

As you know I am the mom of two very active little boys. Well actually they are not so little anymore. They are going to be 9 & 12 next month and I honestly don’t know where the time went. It seems like it was just yesterday that I was changing diapers and doing midnight feedings, but alas my boys ...

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