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Holiday Recipes

Holiday Peppermint Muddy Buddies

With the holidays upon us, we’re gearing up for the season of gift giving! Not only do we love to gift our family, friends and neighbors, we also want to celebrate and thank our school teachers. I’m sharing a yummy recipe for… Continue Reading →

Candy Cane Cookie Buttons

It’s that time to prep for holiday parties, mixing up some sweet treats to share. So I’m baking up a plate full of these cute little candy cane cookie buttons! They are just the cookie dessert to bring to a get… Continue Reading →

Plan and Prepare a Red and Green Meal

We have been doing an activity Advent calendar for many years, and even though my girls are now 11 and 13, they still love this annual tradition. To keep this mama sane, most of the activities are super-easy, no-prep things,… Continue Reading →

Leftover Halloween Candy? 20 Ways to Use it Up!

Anyone else have a TON of leftover candy from Halloween? Mine is sitting in a bowl on my counter and it’s so hard not to snack out of it all day long. So I need to get rid of it…fast! Read on… Continue Reading →

Pumpkin Spice Pretzel Treats

How about a treat that’s sweet and salty, plus makes your house smell like pumpkin pie? I say, yes please! We devoured a batch of these Pumpkin Spice Pretzels in minutes. Pumpkin pie spices, melted butter, and sugar are tossed… Continue Reading →

Valentine’s Day LOVE Sugar Scrub

Looking for a super “sweet” Valentine’s Day gift for a loved one? This is it! Sweet scented sugar scrub is a great way to show your Valentine they deserve a little pampering! Your Valentine will love this scrub even more when… Continue Reading →

Fluffy and Festive Monogram Marshmallows

Sometimes I make hot chocolate just so I can pour in a bunch of marshmallows and eat them…don’t judge. When I saw these monogram marshmallows I immediately put them on my “to make” list for the holidays! These cute letter… Continue Reading →

Reindeer Ice Cream Sundaes

We kicked off our December fun with a cute and tasty dessert – Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer ice cream sundaes. I love any excuse to eat ice cream, even when it’s cold outside! How to make: Reindeer Ice Cream Sundaes This… Continue Reading →

Cozy Almond Pumpkin Spice Steamer

The leaves are changing and it’s getting colder outside. Grab a good book, a big mug of this almond pumpkin spice steamer, and cuddle up under a blanket for a while. This recipe from Whipperberry is the perfect fall drink to warm… Continue Reading →

Got Pumpkin? 6 Perfect Recipes for Fall

Let pumpkin season begin! October brings on the pumpkin flavors in every meal of the day! From pancakes and muffins to pizza and beer. Well, I’ve found 6 delicious pumpkin flavored recipes you must make this season to celebrate fall…. Continue Reading →

Pumpkin Spice Hot Cocoa

As soon as the temperatures started cooling off a tiny bit, my girls declared it hot cocoa season once again! While we usually drink our cocoa straight-up chocolate flavor, we also enjoy experimenting with different spices and extracts. Of course,… Continue Reading →

Adorable Snowman Hot Cocoa Gift

‘Tis the season for gift giving! So many people to give to and never enough time to get everything done! Am I right? I saw this Snowman Hot Cocoa Gift idea and thought it would be the perfect gift to make… Continue Reading →

Crescent Roll Christmas Tree Treats

You can’t have the holidays without a few baked treats in the mix. We’re making fun and festive Crescent Roll Christmas Trees for a delicious dessert. These are a perfect treat to make as you decorate your Christmas tree or… Continue Reading →

Holiday ABC Series: U is for Umbrella

Okay, onto the letter U for our Holiday ABC series and this was a tough one! Unicorns and umbrellas are about the only 2 words that came to mind for something fun to craft and it took me a little bit of… Continue Reading →

Holiday ABC Series: D is for Dipped Desserts

We’re at the letter D for our Holiday ABC series. D is for dipped desserts and we’re dipping all sorts of things to gift for presents to friends and neighbors. This is one of my favorite ways to make treats… Continue Reading →

Two Cookie Hearts Eat as ONE

I couldn’t resist with that title for these Valentine Heart Cookie Sandwiches… I love me some U2! And these little cookie hearts were meant to beat as one! They are perfect and cute and pink with red sprinkles. What is… Continue Reading →

Creamy Peppermint Bark Tart

For days I’ve been dreaming of turning my favorite Christmas candy into a creamy tart. Oh…I love peppermint bark. I finished up the breakfast dishes, put a movie on for the kids, and got to work. My kids ran back… Continue Reading →

6 Heart-Tastic Valentine Projects

I’m happy to feature these 6 darling Valentine’s Day ideas! All are darling hearts to make for your weekend – sewing, baking, and stitching. Happy Heart Weekend! 6 Valentine’s Day Ideas 1. Valentine’s Day Bunting via Crap I’ve Made. What a fun… Continue Reading →

Holiday Gift: Hot Chocolate on a Stick

As with most of us, each year I need to come up with some sort of treat or gift to give to friends, teachers and co-workers. This year I am beyond excited about what we’ve put together…Hot Chocolate on a… Continue Reading →

Easy Homemade Gifts from the Kitchen

Guest Post from Georgia of The Comfort of Cooking When it comes to holiday gift-giving, we all run out of creativity after a while. Dad doesn’t need another tie. Mom has enough bottles of perfume. However, a gift from your… Continue Reading →

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