Kermit the Frog Apple Snack

Kermit the Frog Apple & Peanut Butter Fluff Snack

Kermit the Frog Apple Snack

I’m always trying to find healthy ways to prevent snacks to my kiddos, and I love this Kermit the Frog Apple & Peanut Butter Fluff. My kiddos loved it too, and even hubby ate one too.  We have the printable directions below to make it easier so you can just print it out. You will […]

Raspberry Beer Cocktail Final 2

Fresh Raspberry Beer Cocktail

Raspberry Beer Cocktail Final 2

Summer is staying up late and sleeping in.  Summer is sunscreen and sunburns.  Summer is messy, leaky ice cream cones and running barefoot through the sprinkler. Summer is……OVER?! I can’t believe it, it happened so fast. But school is back in session.  My ”baby” is a High School Junior. I just sent my oldest off […]

Candy Corn Cookies

Candy Corn Cookies With White Chocolate Chips Recipe

Candy Corn Cookies

  I love candy corn so I was so excited to try and concoct a recipe utilizing these sugary fall treats. Let’s just say the first batch was an epic fail. While they tasted good, we used way too many candy corn candies.  So, when the second batch took me to heavenly levels, I knew […]

Fall Leaf Sugar Cookie Recipe

Fall Leaf Sugar Cookie Recipe

Fall Leaf Sugar Cookie Recipe

As fall approaches, I get so excited about these types of recipes.  This is such a cute cookie to make for a fall school function, party, or event. This cookie is so easy to make, and easier to decorate than you think! I found these adorable fall cookie cutters on Amazon last year and I […]

Caramel Apple Recipe

Caramel Apple Recipe

Caramel Apple Recipe

Caramel apples always make me feel like fall has arrived. It makes me want to go to football games, put on a sweater, and drink my first warm drink at Starbucks. This caramel apple recipe is such a fun activity to do with my kids, and they both loved it (even the baby). We all […]

Bacon Wrapped Little Smokies Brown Sugar

Bacon Wrapped Little Smokies Recipe

Bacon Wrapped Little Smokies Brown Sugar

You are going to absolutely love this recipe! Our friends actually requested that we bring these to a New Year’s Eve party last year! They are always a hit at every party, and they taste delicious! This is what they look like before they get covered in a little more brown sugar and go in […]

Pulled Pork Nachos Pinterest

Pulled Pork Nachos With Green Chili Whipped Cream

Pulled Pork Nachos Pinterest

Pork, the other white meat.  It’s really not the most popular cut of meat.  I admit, I don’t prepare it as often as beef or chicken. I have a love-hate relationship with Pork. I tend to overcook it, and when it’s overcooked, it’s no good. But, done right………pork can be a superstar!  Pork can be […]

Breakfast Egg Casserole

Easy Egg Casserole Recipe

Breakfast Egg Casserole

Every holiday we have part of the family over for breakfast. I’m always looking for an easy and less expensive way to feed several people, and this is definitely one of those meals. I love this easy egg casserole recipe for a family breakfast. Let us know how you feed a lot of people for […]

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Project Repat – The Best Thing For T-shirts

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Do you suffer from TOO MANY T-SHIRTS-itis like my household? Between the three of us, my family has (accidently) collected a TON of shirts!! [psst, those stacks in the pictures are just mine!]  In addition to ‘daily’ shirts, also have a slew of ‘beloved’ shirts.  Some are threadbare while others are hardly touched because we […]

Cup Holder grid

DIY Outdoor Cup Holder

Cup Holder grid

This is such an adorable and easy craft. It is so handy and we just love ours. You can use them around a fire pit, for a cookout, camping or by the pool. I can’t wait to use mine and to hear what people have to say about them. Difficulty: 2 (out of 5) What […]

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Pudding Popsicles

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Here is another fun and simple summer snack to try. Ingredients: – Pudding cup (any flavor) – Popsicle stick Remove and separate the pudding cups from the cardboard container. Do not remove the lid. Place the stick into the pudding, straight up, through the thin lid. Put the pudding into the freezer, on a flat […]

Cola popsicles

Soda Popsicles

Cola popsicles

Are you and your kids tired from all the generic, sugar-packed popsicles? Make your own – quick and easy – Soda Popsicles!! 1. We used our popsicle mold and picked one of our favorite sodas. 2. Then we filled the mold with our soda.  Make sure to wait for the foam to disappear before you […]

License Plate Sign

DIY License Plate Sign

License Plate Sign

This DIY License Plate Sign is such a fun and easy craft. Not to mention easy on your wallet & who doesn’t love that. There are lots of places to order these “license plate pieces” online. I ordered mine from Macon Resources on Etsy. I found them thru etsy.com and as a BONUS, Macon is a […]

Potato Onion Grilling Packets

Potato & Onion Grilling Packets

Potato Onion Grilling Packets

These potato & onion grilling packets are our all-time family favorite because they are so easy to make and so yummy! We make them constantly in the summer to go with grilled burgers, chicken, steak, and anything else grilled! Ingredients: thinly sliced potatoes sliced onions butter salt & pepper Directions: 1. Slice potatoes fairly thin […]

Lantern Luminaries

Lantern Luminary Craft

Lantern Luminaries

Thanks to Julie at Build, Sew, Read, we were able to make these adorable luminaries a few years ago. We wanted to repost for our readers now that summer is here. We also made two stand alone candles for the outside tables.  They look so beautiful at dusk when we are relaxing outside.         […]

Chalkboard Succulent Planter

Chalkboard Painted Succulent Planter

Chalkboard Succulent Planter

This sweet chalkboard painted succulent planter is an adorable way to dress up your desk, kitchen window, or as a gift- to a sick friend, your childs favorite teacher, as a friendly welcome to a new neighbor, or to brighten grandma’s day.  It is simple to make but looks like a pretty store bought arrangement. […]

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Lime and Ginger Detox Soak

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DIY bath and beauty projects are not only a great way to save money but also keep harmful chemicals away from your skin. This soak has even more benefits… relaxation, aromatherapy, and detox-to remove unwanted and unhealthy substances in your skin (your largest organ). Lime and Ginger are perfect scents for summer, fresh and bright. […]

Carrot Cake Smoothie recipe

Carrot Cake Smoothie Recipe

Carrot Cake Smoothie recipe

Ever since we purchased our Magic Bullet NutriBullet 12-Piece High-Speed Blender/Mixer System I have been making shakes on a daily basis! This is one of my new favorite shakes for the Easter season!   Right now I’m really on a coconut milk kick! It tastes amazing, and as someone who is lactose intolerant, I’ve been dairy […]

Guacamole Ingredients

Organic Guacamole Recipe Paired with Hard-Boiled Eggs

Guacamole Ingredients

This is definitely one of my go-to recipes for game days and parties, and just when I want something organic and healthy. I love avocado even by itself, and I love dipping tortillas into it as a snack! They are high in healthy monounsaturated fats and a good source of fiber, vitamins, and minerals. Ingredients 2 […]

Peppermint Bark Brownie Recipe

Peppermint Bark Brownies

Peppermint Bark Brownie Recipe

These Peppermint Bark Brownies are so yummy and easy to make! If you love peppermint you will love these! Print Peppermint Bark Brownies   Ingredients (1) box of brownie mix (whatever kind you prefer) (1) bag of Andes peppermint baking chips (1) Young Living Peppermint essential oil Instructions Prepare brownie mix directions on package. Before […]