Hallo-Wicked Witch Smoothie Recipe – Healthy Halloween Snack

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Looking for a healthy alternative to traditional Halloween treats? This Hallo-Wicked Witch Smoothie uses fresh fruit and juice and is easy to prepare making it our top choice for a healthy Halloween snack. Here’s everything you need to make your own.  Disclosure: DOLE provided me with compensation for my time. As always, all opinions expressed are mine as is the recipe! #DoleHealthyHalloween   I’m not going to lie, there’s something magical about sticking my head into a bag of Halloween candy after trick-or-treating. I love the scents of chocolate and…

Dole’s Healthy Halloween: Sparkling Ghouls Drink Recipe

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This season, Dole’s Healthy Halloween Initiative is showing families that Halloween doesn’t have to be about empty calories but can be a healthy time of year. Through October 31, 2021, Dole is encouraging all of us to step out of our packaged candy comfort zone and reach for its produce with fun (and sometimes spooky) Halloween recipes. The step-by-step guide for one of my favorites, a Sparkling Ghouls Halloween drink recipe, is below. Happy healthy Halloween! Disclosure: Dole provided me with compensation for my time. As always, all opinions expressed…

12 Brilliant Ways to Save Money on Meals at Disney World

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When it comes to budgeting for food at Walt Disney World, I know it can be expensive. and when you add in the fact that you have to budget for multiple family members or friends, the cost can really add up. But there are ways to save money of food when you’re visiting. From freebies to taking advantage of in-room amenities to knowing when to dine, here’s how to save money on meals at Disney World.  Look, I’ll be the first to admit that I love dining at Walt Disney…

Dole Disney-Inspired Princess Recipes Perfect for this Summer

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Dole’s healthy-living initiative, “A Recipe for Courage and Kindness” inspired by Disney’s Ultimate Princess Celebration is a super fun way to give Disney lovers a chance to test drive (and then taste!) some fun, healthy, and delicious recipes. Running through September 30, 2021, Dole’s initiative features 20 healthy new recipes themed to Disney’s 12 Princesses from Snow White in 1937 to Moana in 2016.  Dole is sharing with us how easy it is to gather ingredients ahead of time and then enjoy some inspirational family time. Here’s the scoop.   …

The Best Gifts for Father’s Day 2021

Best Father's Day Gifts 2021

Father’s Day is just around the corner, so you know what that means – it’s time to find a gift for Dad. And whether he’s artsy, outdoorsy, quirky, or downright traditional, we’ve got you covered this year. From products you’ve never thought of to items to enjoy family time, here are our top picks for Father’s Day 2021 gifts! Disclosure: This post contains Amazon affiliate links. If you click on a link and make a purchase, I’ll make a small commission at no additional cost to you. Thank you for…

2021 Mother’s Day Gifts that Will Put a Smile on Her Face

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Not sure what to get Mom? Want something unique that also shows her how much you care? I’ve got you covered! I combed the internet looking for adorable, practical, funny, and unique 2021 Mother’s Day gifts that offer something for everyone. Here are my top picks for this year. Disclosure: This post contains Amazon affiliate links. If you click on a link and make a purchase, I’ll make a small commission at no additional cost to you. Thank you for supporting sand and Snow! Also, several of the products were…

Renovatio’s East Liverpool Review: Food, Service, and Ambiance

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Opening weekend, Renovatio’s was kind enough to squeeze us in for a review of the new East Liverpool restaurant. And, happily, we were able to try a little bit of everything. From food to service to theming, here’s our Renovatio’s Taproom & Restaurant review! Disclosure: All photos for this review are ours and the words written are my honest opinion.  Where is Renovatio’s? If you’re not familiar with Downtown East Liverpool, Renovatio’s is located right on the main drag. Occupying the former Potters Savings & Trust Co. building, it sits…

Where to eat in Orange Beach & Gulf Shores – 10 Fun Spots

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If I’m in The South, I’m eating like a local. So, I want to know where the residents like to eat and what the dining hot spots are. On a recent three-day visit, I tried a little bit of everything and came away with a feel of Orange Beach and Gulf Shores hot spots. From diners with a cool vibe to coffee spots to seafood restaurants, here’s where to eat in Orange Beach & Gulf Shores.  Disclosure: I was graciously hosted by the folks at Gulf Shores & Orange Beach…

100+ Meatless Meals for Meatless Mondays or Any Day of the Week

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Whether you’re trying to cut back and simply don’t want to eat meat, or are wanting to try some spins on traditional dishes, here are over 100 meatless meals for Meatless Mondays, all tried and true from popular websites.  At least once a week, I and my family try to have a meatless dinner. and, because of my Cheesy Pierogy Pizza Recipe, I thought I’d make a list of some amazing recipes to share with my readers. That list turned out to be quite a big one with over 100…

Super Easy 3 Ingredient Biscuit Recipe

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These biscuits are ideal for days when you want delicious, easy to make biscuits. Honestly, I’ve been making them on days when I run out of bread and they’re so quick. Here’s my easy 3 ingredient biscuit recipe that can be customized for both sweet and savory styles.  Quick backstory: I recently came home from the Gulf Shores and fell in love with their cuisine, including having biscuits for breakfast. A restaurant in Biloxi, MS, inspired me to come up with a biscuit recipe that’s not only super easy to…