Spinkle cupcakes are perfect for a birthday party. My daughter loved these for her 2nd birthday!Read More
WOW. That's about the only word I can think of to describe my first year with Dylan. I think I say this just about every post, but how has time flown so quickly!? How is it almost fall again, wasn't it just winter? And um, how is my daughter ONE?!
If I need a roasted nut mix to serve at a party, here is my go-to. It's sweet & spicy at the same time. I just love it.Read More
Do you like Oreos? As a kid (who am I kidding, and still today), I was always a "filling" person. I prefer the double or "mega" stuffed Oreos (yes, mega stuffed is a thing) so that the icing to chocolate cookie ratio is probably 3-1. No thin Oreos for me.Read More
I've never been a big drinker, and right now I can't even drink... but for some reason all I want is to sit outside at a cafe and sip a fruity and bubbly cocktail!
Maybe it's the thought of knowing I can't have something, and it makes me want it even more. I don't know. But what I do know is that mocktails are just as amazing, if not better than alcoholic cocktails. So I've been having my fair share of them lately!
Strawberry and basil are one of my favorite combinations, so a sparkling drink muddled with both sounded just about right.Read More
Tomorrow is Saint Patrick's Day! So you can bet it's going to be all about anything and everything GREEN!
How about this spring mocktail? I say YES.Read More
Love is in the air this month. And so is chocolate.
Even when I was single, I just loved Valentine's Day. I think the heart-shaped candy and pink and red M&M;s had something to do with this. But, for everyone, Valentine's Day is a day (or month!) to celebrate love and appreciation of your friends and family. How lucky we each are to have these people in our lives!Read More
Well, as much as we can't believe it, Thanksgiving is just a few days away!
I feel as if I'm not ready. I haven't had enough pumpkin things or crunched on enough leaves. So I'll be trying to do that as much as possible from now until Thursday...
Today is a Thanksgiving inspired post. But also one that you can make well into December.
I made these pumpkin bars last weekend for a dinner party. Which was more of a mingle-while-grabbing-food-off-our-large-table type party, so small bites made it easy for guests to pop in their mouth, no fork necessary. And these bites were a hit!Read More
Ohhhh Fall. I tell you what. I love you.
As the weather gets cooler and we spend more time indoors, it's the perfect time to entertain.
Now, I'm not talking extravagant and over-the-top dinner parties. No. I'm talking a natural, down-to-earth get together. Surrounded by good people and eating nutritious, delicious whole food.Read More