NJ Mom of 2 boys. Social media enthusiast. Blogger. Freelance marketing. I l love cats. Ds Advocate. Listening to Hinder, P Roach & Rev Theory and lots of Oleander. My name is Valerie, but I go by valmg online. I am a mother to 2 boys – TJ, a 17 year old, and CJ, a 13 year old with Down Syndrome. I am a Jersey girl. I have three younger brothers, all of whom have children. I HATE the misuse of the word retarded. I take it personally and find it very offensive.
**COOKING CHANNEL JUNE 2013 HIGHLIGHTS** SERIES PREMIERES OF THE FRESHMAN CLASS AND TRIPPING OUT WITH ALIE & GEORGIA Plus: New Seasons of ‘Man Fire Food’ AND Recipes for All Things Summer on CookingChannelTV.com NEW YORK – May 20, 2013 – Cooking Channel kicks off June with new series The Freshman Class, a docu-series following four [...]
**All Times ET/PT** **FOOD NETWORK JUNE 2013 HIGHLIGHTS** FOOD NETWORK KICKS OFF JUNE WITH SEASON PREMIERE OF FOOD NETWORK STAR AND FINALE OF IRON CHEF AMERICA: TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS PLUS: New Seasons of ‘The Pioneer Woman’, ‘Bobby Flay’s Barbecue Addiction’, and ‘Barefoot Contessa’ AND Summer Grilling Tips from FoodNetwork.Com NEW YORK – May 22, 2013 [...]
Improving on Perfection: Wendy’s Frosty Waffle Cone Cool, Creamy Treat now Comes with a Big Crunch May 13, 2013 (Dublin, OH) – For more than 40 years, Wendy’s® Frosty™ has been one of America’s favorite sweet treats—and customers have scooped it up with spoons, straws, even French fries. Starting today, there’s another way to enjoy [...]
The unofficial start to summer is almost here! For many, Memorial Day brings together family and friends to share in backyard barbeques, parades and a plethora of great food. Whether you’re whipping up food for few or for a crowd this Memorial Day, Kohl’s offers delicious recipes that are sure to please all your party-goers’ [...]
With Oreos and cheesecake being two of my favorite things, this recipe is one that I just had to do. It was easier then I’d thought, since I based it on my Lemon Vanilla Oreo Cheesecake. It only required two attempts before I considered it a keeper. valmg’s Oreo Cheesecake Recipe INGREDIENTS 4x 8 ounce [...]
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Minute Rice has launched a sweepstakes through iVillage.com called “Minute® To Win It” to help you get your kitchen spruced up this spring. Sweepstakes ends May 16 at 11:59 AM EST, so hurry! Visit http://bit.ly/Z0hEkB to enter daily. Open only to residents of the U.S (excluding Puerto Rico, Guam, the Virgin Islands and other United [...]
Popular Tomato Brand Celebrates 90th Anniversary with Pinterest Contest Dei Fratelli’s Pin It To Win It Contest Returns for Social Media Enthusiasts TOLEDO, OH (May 1, 2013) – Hirzel Canning Company & Farms, a fourth-generation, family-owned and operated company, manufacturer of Dei Fratelli tomato products, will be celebrating its 90th Anniversary with Pin It To [...]