Fun Rudolph Christmas Gifts

Rudolph Christmas Gift Idea with EOS Lip Balm - Free Printable

  Okay, how cute are these?!?!  As soon I saw the pin on Pinterest I immediately pinned it.  I thought these were perfect for teacher gifts.  Thank you Tried & True for the fun printable! They are super easy to make (always a bonus!)  Get your supplies: the printable cards found HERE, EOS lip balm (or another brand that is round), a cello bag and ribbon.   Make sure you print out the cards on heavy card stock.  Otherwise you will have to back the cards on cardboard … [Continue reading...]

Chocolate Peppermint Swirl Cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Swirl Cookies

Typically I'd be getting ready for my monthly Secret Recipe Club post.  But in December and January, our posting gets a little wonky to give people a break for the holidays.  But a few of the Secret Recipe Club members wanted to get together and do a virtual cookie swap.  Cookies people!!!  Of course I was in.  Did I mention it was cookies??? My assignment for this cookie swap was Cook with Sara.  I do love Sara's blog.  It's filled with amazing recipes, of all kinds!  You can find a … [Continue reading...]

Pepperoni Pizza Puffs

Pepperoni Pizza Puffs

Are you ever just looking for easy an meal to make for your kids that they’ll eat?  One that they will love that doesn’t include chicken nuggets and french fries?  My kids fluctuate between being picky eaters and driving me crazy.  And do they ever like the same foods at the same time?  Nope.  That […]

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Peppermint Crunch Brownies

Peppermint Crunch Brownies with Andes Peppermint Crunch

 Brownies + peppermint crunch?  Yes, there are no words.  Well, maybe amazing… or delicious… I guess holy heck would work too.  They are that good. The basics for this recipe came from I Heart Naptime.  I changed it up a little bit. PrintPeppermint Crunch Brownies Ingredients1 brownie mix and ingredients according to package directions 1 […]

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Pumpkin Crumb Coffee Cake

Pumpkin Crumb Coffee Cake

Who doesn’t love a good coffee cake, right?  And add a delicious crumb topping and I’m all over it.    But how about a Pumpkin Crumb Coffee Cake?  Yes, please. ‘Nuf said, right?!?! Thank you to What’s Cooking, Love? for this wonderful recipe. PrintPumpkin Crumb Coffee Cake Ingredients1 box (18.25 ounces) yellow cake mix 1 can […]

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Turkey Treats for Thanksgiving

Turkey Treats for Thanksgiving - Fun food for kids

Normally by now I’ve posted a few Thanksgiving fun food recipes.  Apparently I’m a little slow this year.  I can’t believe this is our first (and only one!)  But it is a fun one. How cute are these little guys? I thought my kids would have a great time making these.  I bought all the […]

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Snickers Wads AKA: Snickers Popcorn Balls

Snickers Popcorn Balls or Snickers Wads

A few weeks ago my daughter came home from school and asked if we could make Wads.  Ummm… what?  This is kind of how our conversation went: Ellie:  “Mom, can we make Wads?” Me:  “What the heck are Wads?” Ellie:  “You know, Wads. ” Me:  “Um, no, I really don’t know what Wads are.  What […]

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Cheesy Loaded Twice Baked Potato Casserole

Cheesy Loaded Twice Baked Potato Casserole

Apparently I’m on a loaded baked potato kick.  We loved our Loaded Baked Potato Salad.  This is similar but a hot casserole rather than a cold salad.  Gotta love ‘em both, right? This was cheesy and delicious!  Oh yeah, and filled with bacon.  The best part! And covered with more cheese?  Yes, please! Thank you […]

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Pretzel Jell-O Salad Dessert {Secret Recipe Club}

Pretzel Jell-O Salad Dessert

Holy crud.  I feel like I’m in some sort of a time warp or something.  How can it be the third week of November already?  It was just September!  Time is just flying (and I’m not really okay with that.)  Do you think I have a say?  Yeah, I didn’t either.  Sigh….  We’ve been spending […]

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Crock Pot S’mores Cake

Crock Pot S'mores Cake - Slow Cooker

Could life get any more crazy?  Not for us.  So when I remembered it was a co-worker’s birthday on Monday I knew I had to make an easy dessert.  And is there anything easier than a crock pot recipe?  I’ll answer that for you – no way!  I absolutely love my crock pot.  So easy, […]

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