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Showing posts from July 10, 2012

Cucumber and Tomato marinated

Ingredients: 1 large, ripe tomato2 med cucumber (or 1 large)1 sweet onion1/2 cup vinegar (I used 1/4 cup red wine, 1/4 cup rice)2/3 cup water1 tbsp dill1 tsp sea salt2 tbsp olive oil1 tsp agave nectar (or honey)Directions:It’s so easy, chop the vegetables up, toss it in a mason jar or tupperware.In a separate bowl whisk together all the other ingredients.Pour it over your veggies and refrigerate for at least 4 hours before serving it up. It’s even better 1-2 days later!Eat as a side or on top of sandwiches.

Free Summer Reading Programs for kids!

Pottery Barn KidsMay 17- August 22Keep your kids reading all summer long with great books!  Children receive a prize after completing the recommended reading list featuring award-winning titles.  Visit your local store starting May 17th to participate.  You’ll get a bookmark to take home with you listing all the required reading titles. When you have all the books read. checked off, return and they’ll have a basket of books that your child can choose from.Half Price Books Summer Reading Program is for kids 14 and younger.  Head HERE for all program details, and to print a reading log.  Read at least 15 minutes a day in June and July (300 minutes a month) and earn a $5 Half Price Books gift card redeemable at the end of the each month.Barnes & Noble’s Summer Reading Programlets your child in grades 1-6th earn a free book (from a select list) once they have read 8 books and completed a reading log.  For full details on their program, click HERE.Scholastic is hosting a Summer Challen…

Buy 1 Get 1 FREE McCafe Real Fruit Smoothie, Cherry Berry Chiller, Frappe, or Frozen Strawberry Lemonade

Click here and get a Buy 1 Get 1 FREE McCafe Real Fruit Smoothie, Cherry Berry Chiller, Frappe, or Frozen Strawberry Lemonade printable coupon valid at participating McDonald’s. You may want to call ahead to make sure your local restaurant is participating. Valid until 7/31

free sample of Nature’s Variety Instinct Raw Boost Dog Food!

ClickHEREand request a free sample of Nature’s Variety Instinct Raw Boost Dog Food!

Free Sample New Clear Scalp and Hair Therapy

FREE 12 oz Refreshers beverages at Starbucks

Starbucks will be giveaway away FREE 12 oz Refreshers beverages at participating stores on 7/13/12 from noon to 3 PM. No purchase necessary. Limit 1 per person.

July 13, Noon to 3 p.m. Enjoy a free Tall (12 fl. oz.) handcrafted Starbucks Refreshers™ beverage at participating stores. No purchase necessary. Limit 1 per person.

Dill Havarti-Stuffed Chicken Breasts from Pillsbury

Bloggers Adam and Joanne Gallagher from Inspired Taste make a quick meal by stuffing chicken breasts with creamy dill Havarti cheese, then baking them.
2boneless skinless chicken breasts4oz dill Havarti cheese, sliced1tablespoon butter, melted1/4teaspoon Italian seasoningSalt and freshly ground pepper to taste Salad1medium tomato, sliced1/2cup sliced English (seedless) cucumbers2teaspoons olive oilSalt and freshly ground pepper to taste1Heat oven to 400°F. Lightly spray small shallow baking dish with cooking spray.2Cut a pocket in each chicken breast by making a horizontal slit along thin long edge, being careful to not cut through to opposite side. Place sliced cheese in pockets. Brush chicken with melted butter; sprinkle with Italian seasoning, salt and pepper. Place in baking dish.3