Copycat Cosmic Brownies

Copycat Cosmic Brownies

With how much baking we do in my house it’s ironic that my son’s favorite dessert of all time is Cosmic Brownies.  You know.  The store bought ones.  What the heck?!?!  I can’t really blame him, though.  I remember as a kid growing up thinking the best “treat” was a store bought cake.  My Mom […]

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OOfos Sandals Review and a Giveaway

OOfos Recovery Footwear

I have a confession to make.  I’m in love.  Yep, head over heals in love!  With these sandals! I’m on my feet a lot during the day.  I work in a middle school so I have to keep up with 550 sprouting pre-teens.  If that’s not enough to make your feet hurt, add to that […]

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Chocolate Toffee Bars

Chocolate Toffee Bars

I absolutely love toffee and chocolate together and these cookies?  To die for!  The buttery crust and condensed milk filling puts these Chocolate Toffee Bars at the top of my list. Our cookies didn’t turn out like the picture on Pinterest but when I bit into one of them I realized I didn’t care.  They […]

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Mind Blowing Brownie Bites

Mind Blowing Brownie Bites

Who doesn’t love brownies?  They are one of my favorite desserts with all the chocolatey goodness.  They are so easy to make and you can seriously make a hundred different kinds.  How could I not love that?! Culinary Envy called these Mind Blowing Brownie Bites.  I think I’m changing the name of them.  They remind […]

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Three Cheese Chicken Alfredo Bake

Three Cheese Chicken Alfredo Bake

Every summer my Dad organizes a family beach trip.  It’s one of my favorite weeks in the summertime.  We eat and talk and walk on the beach.  It’s relaxing and wonderful and my kids and I love it. One of the things I love about this week is planning what I’m going to bring for […]

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Loaded Baked Potato Dip

Loaded Baked Potato Dip

When you hear “loaded baked potato” what do you think of?  A big baked potato smothered in sour cream, cheese and bacon, right?  Sure, because isn’t that what a loaded baked potato is?  They are delicious and I could probably eat them everyday but it’s summertime now.  I don’t want to cook potatoes in my […]

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Checkerboard Cookies {Secret Recipe Club}

Checkerboard Cookies

Happy Labor Day Weekend! I can’t believe I’m writing that.  Labor Day!  It was just June.  I know I’ve been writing “where has the time gone” in my last few posts but, seriously!  Where did the summer go?  The school year ended with me exhausted, frustrated and I seemed to have lost my desire to […]

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DIY Fun Corner Bookmarks for Kids

DIY Corner Bookmark

A co-worker asked me to come into her classroom and teach her students a fun craft project.  The ability level of the kids was completely across the board so I wanted to do something that they all could do.  I decided Corner Bookmarks was what we were going to make.  I figured the students could […]

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Campfire Sopapilla Cheesecake

Campfire Sopapilla Cheesecake

Oh yes I did!  We took camping desserts to a whole new level this time. If you missed our post on Campfire Desserts you have to check it out.  Seriously!  It’s a must.  It’s kinda what camping is all about.  Well, that and nature, of course.  But mostly delicious desserts cooked over the campfire. We […]

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Pickled Asparagus {Secret Recipe Club}

Pickled Asparagus

We’ve been going non-stop this summer.  It’s been amazing!  I took my kids to Las Vegas for a “Super Secret adventure.”  They didn’t know where we were going until we got to the airport gate and they were able to read Las Vegas on the board.  They kinda freaked out.  It was super cool.  Now […]

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