Butternut Squash Au Gratin {recipe}

Butternut Squash Au Gratin

If you’re like me and planted way too much squash this summer then you’ll be looking for delicious ways to use them up.  I’ve roasted them, baked them and even barbecued them in addition to giving them away.  I thought I’d share with you one of my family favorites, Butternut Squash Au Gratin Recipe.  It’s so quick […]

Watermelon and Mint Infused Water {Recipe}

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Have you caught the Infused Water Craze, too?  You can take just about any fruit, herb or vegetable that you like and add to your water for a really wonderful infusion that’s totally your own recipe.  The best part is that making infused water is EASY.  Try mixing your own creations and see what you […]

DIY Flower Crown {how to}

DIY Flower Crown

Flower Crowns make the best summer and spring photo props ever.  I’ve fallen in love with how flower crowns look in braided and wavy hair and so I had to make one.  Surprisingly, they are easier to make than you’d imagine, and the best part is that they are completely customizable.  When you make the […]

Frozen Themed Party {how-to}

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How to Throw a Frozen Themed Birthday Party can be the easiest child themed party ever.  Of all the Themed Birthday Parties I’ve thrown, this was the easiest, because it only involved one event (ice skating) and a few cute inexpensive decorations to make a (dessert table)!  To throw a Frozen themed birthday party all you need is an ice skating venue, […]

S’mores Milkshake #TruMoo

S'mores milk shake

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TruMoo for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Did someone say milk?  In these parts, we equate milk and summer with milkshakes.  It's how we roll.  TruMoo is our new favorite milk that starts with pure fresh, pure, low fat milk from your trusted […]

Creamy Fudgesicle Pops {recipe}

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With summer FINALLY in full swing, we are loving popsicles in these parts. It’s hot ’round here and there’s nothing my kids love more on a sizzling day after a full day of swimming than homemade popsicles. This recipe for Creamy Fudgesicle Pops is a new favorite. I like them because they are easy, the […]

How To Make Marshmallow Pops

Marshmallow Pops

How to Make Marshmallow Pops Recipe is a snap.  I recently threw a Frozen birthday party for my youngest daughter and wanted something quick and easy to prepare.  And, these pops did not disappoint.  I was able to make them in under 30 minutes with the help of the birthday girl!  {{smiling!}}  To change the pops up […]

Easy Banana Cream Pie {recipe}

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I’m a huge fan of EASY pies and this recipe for Banana Cream Pie made with a Biscoff Pie Crust has to be my all time favorite EASY Pie.  The pie crust is easy peasy and the pie filling is even easier.  The banana cream pie filling is just instant pudding mix.  Can’t get easier than that, and […]

Biscoff Pie Crust {recipe}

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I’m a huge fan of Graham cracker pie crusts and this recipe for a Biscoff Pie Crust has got to be my favorite because it combines Graham Crackers, butter and Biscoff.  The combination leaves my mouth watering just thinking about it.  The thing I love about this recipe besides the crazy good flavor is how […]

Teacher Appreciation Tote {free printable}

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Can you believe Teacher Appreciation week is here?  I ADORE trying to come up with clever, fun and inexpensive ways to tell my kids teachers that they are appreciated, valued and not taken for granted.  This year I wanted to let my kids’ teachers know that they are “golden”.  So, for teacher appreciation week I decided that […]

How to Throw a Divergent Birthday Party

Divergent Party

How to Throw a Divergent Birthday Party is super simple and inexpensive!  Especially, with these free printables from Amy Locurto.  My first born just turned 13 and there couldn’t be a better theme to choose.  The new movie release based on the best seller made for a perfect timing, although I have a feeling this Divergent will […]

FREE Spring Printable Tags

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Spring Printable Tags are  fun and make embellishing treats for Spring or Easter super.  Give homemade treats or gifts with printable tags for a little treat to show someone you care!  I just love these Printable Spring Tags with tulips on them.  They are so versatile.  They are the perfect tag for any Spring treat, and they’d even make a really […]

DIY Spring Moss Art

DIY Spring Moss Art

Making a Spring Moss Art Craft that is useful, pretty, and decorative is easy as 1-2-3 with this DIY Spring Moss Art tutorial!  All of the supplies needed were purchased in one store, Hobby Lobby.  Don’t you just love one stop shopping?  The best part is that you can make it in under 15 minutes.  Seriously!  I found […]

Edible Bird’s Nest {recipe}

Edible Bird's Nest

How to Make this Edible Bird’s Nest Recipe is a snap.  It’s similar to rice krispie treats but uses chow mein noodles instead.  So, you know just how easy they are to make.  Bake at 350 has this simple recipe I was inspired by and changed things up a tad and added some fun Easter sprinkles.  There’s no better way […]

Easy Lemonade Cupcakes {recipe}

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How to Make this Easy Lemonade Cupcakes Recipe is a snap.  The recipe is perfect for Spring and has a secret ingredient for super moist cupcakes – pudding mix.   Achieving great frosting is easier than you’d think too, you just need a ziplock back with the end cup off.  So, wow your family and friends with these […]

Meal Planning Made Easy {free printables}

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Meal planning can be a whole lot easier when it’s organized.  And pretty.  {smiling}  If you are you looking for a way to streamline your menu planning, shopping errands and lists to save time and money, this FREE system is for you.   I’m so excited about it and can’t wait to bring you more […]

LUCKY St. Patrick’s Day Banner {how to}

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Making a St. Patrick’s Day Craft that is useful, pretty and decorative is easy as 1-2-3 with this DIY St. Patrick’s Day LUCKY Banner!  You might already have all of the materials on-hand, it’s super inexpensive, and I guarantee it’ll bring a smile to your face.  The best part is that you can make it in under 30 […]

St. Patrick’s Day Chex Mix {recipe}

St. Patrick's Day Chex Mix

How to Make St Patrick’s Day Chex Mix is so easy to make your kids could do it too.  It’s a festive treat that looks super cute and tastes really yummy.  This Chex Mix Recipe uses Vanilla Chex cereal, Honey Nut Chex Cereal, white chocolate baking chips, pretzels and green M&M’s.  The mix is perfect for a birthday party, […]

FREE St. Patrick’s Day Tag {printable}

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St Patrick’s Day Printable Tags are so fun and make embellishing treats for St. Patrick’s Day super.  Give homemade treats with printable tags for a little green on March 17th!  I just love these Printable St. Patrick’s Day Tags with adorable shamrocks on them.  They are so versatile.  They are the perfect tag for any St. Patrick’s Day treat, […]

DIY Mardi Gras Centerpiece

DIY Mardi Gras Centerpiece

Making a Mardi Gras  Craft that is pretty and decorative is easy as 1-2-3 with this DIY Mardi Gras Centerpiece! Not a lot of items are needed and it comes together rather quickly.  Get into the spirit of Mardi Gras with this fun and festive centerpiece! Materials Needed Mardi Gras Beads Mardi Gras Mask Skewer Peacock Feathers […]