• Easy Halloween Decorations: Fabric Strip Wreath
  • Spritz Pumpkin Cookies
  • Cajun Rice and Beans
  • Captain America M&Ms Cookie Cake
  • Dr. Pepper Cake in A Jar
home decor ideas slider

Easy Home Decor Ideas to Add Color

These easy home decor ideas will help add a pop of color in to every room in your home!  From paint to lighting to kitchen accessories, like our sponsor Sparkle® towels with a hint of color, it's easy to add some color to every corner of your house. I love color in just about everything.  The … [Read More...]

Halloween printable

Star Wars Halloween Printable Decorations…

These Halloween printable decorations is perfect for the Star Wars fan in your house.  Head to our sponsor, Kmart, to find fun Star Wars Halloween decorations. Then print our Halloween printable decoration to complete the look.   If … [Read More...]

Trick or Treat Bags

Easy To Sew Trick Or Treat Bags for Halloween…

I had so much fun making these easy to sew trick or treat bags!  When I was a kid the local businesses handed out plastic trick or treat bags every year, but they never lasted long with the weight of the candy.  I wanted to make my kids nice trick or … [Read More...]

Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

Pumpkin Snickerdoodles…

Pumpkin snickerdoodles are a fun way to add  a taste of fall to an old favorite cookie.   This is an easy cookie recipe that uses homemade or canned pumpkin puree.   The dough does need to firm up in the fridge for an hour so you can come back at any … [Read More...]

Pull-Apart Pumpkin Bread

Pull-Apart Pumpkin Bread Recipe…

Enjoy a fun twist on pumpkin bread with this pull apart pumpkin bread recipe. A yeast bread is infused with pumpkin and then baked in layers for a fun and delicious pumpkin bread. Years ago I was part of The Secret Recipe Club. Each month club … [Read More...]

sunrun-slider

5 Facts About Home Solar Energy Systems…

Are you curious about home solar energy systems? I recently spoke to Sunrun, the leader in home solar energy systems, and got the answers all my solar energy questions! There is a lot of talk these days about solar power.  I belong to a few … [Read More...]

deviled eggs

How to Fill Deviled Eggs…

Love deviled eggs but hate the chore of filling them? Check out this easy "kitchen hack" featuring products from our sponsor Fresh & Easy for filling deviled eggs quickly and easily.   Deviled eggs are one of my family's favorite foods, … [Read More...]

More Delicious Recipes!

How to Make A Barbie Cake

Barbie-Cake-slider

Learn how to make a Barbie cake any little girl would love!  This Barbie and the Secret Door inspired Barbie cake is easy to make with a mold, cake mix, frosting and of course, a Barbie doll. I participated in an In-Home Party Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Mattel. I received product… 

Read More »

Caramel Apple Egg Rolls

Egg Rolls

Love egg rolls? Caramel apple egg rolls are fun, innovative way to treat your family to a fall dessert. My family loves Chinese take out and my husband and I ate it weekly when we were dating. I’ve always loved making Chinese food at home but was always afraid of trying to make egg rolls…. 

Read More »

Pumpkin Patch Dirt Cake

dirt cake

Make a Halloween dirt cake full of Halloween colors and pumpkins.  Instant pudding is turned orange and covered with cookie dirt and candy pumpkins for a kid friendly dessert.   I have a confession to make – I’m not very good at Halloween.  For half of my childhood my family didn’t “celebrate” Halloween and it… 

Read More »

Marvel Superheroes Spider Cookies

Avengers superheroes

This #InfinityHeroes shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias Marvel superheroes will love these easy to make spider cookies! My family loves MARVEL superheroes and we’re super excited about the release of Disney Infinity 2.0 featuring MARVEL Heroes!  Our neighbor generously gave our kids their old XBOX this… 

Read More »

Let’s Get Crafty!

Teacher Survival Kit {Free Printable}

teacher survival kit

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Office Depot, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #inspirestudents http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV Get the school year off to a great start with this teacher survival kit full of small items for your child’s teacher. My kids started school last week… 

Read More »

Rosh Hashanah Cards for Kids to Make

Rosh Hashanah Cards

Make apple and thumb print Rosh Hashanah cards to give away for the new year! Kids love making and personalizing these fun cards. While I was perusing the internet and Pinterest for Rosh Hashanah ideas, I came across a lot of cute crafts using apples and bees (for honey).   I decided that we would make… 

Read More »

Free Outlander Printable!

outlander printable slider

A free printable for Outlander fans – whether you love the books or the TV show on Starz! So have you seen it yet? We are now two episodes in to the first season of Outlander on Starz. It’s been so fun to see Jamie and Claire on a screen! I have to admit that… 

Read More »

DIY Backpack Photo ID Tag

Backpack ID Tag

Make an easy backpack photo ID tag with your child’s photo to personalize their new back to school must have accessory! Back to school shopping has begun in earnest around here. We got our supply list from school and headed out to Target to stock up. The one item my kids look forward to purchasing… 

Read More »