|Posted on February 5, 2013 at 6:15 AM||comments (0)|
Why “Whoopsy” cookies? Well, these delicious morsels were born of a fortunate mistake. A couple weeks ago, the little man and I were making oatmeal chocolate chip cookies. I helped him carefully measure out ingredients, test-tasting the ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 1, 2013 at 6:15 AM||comments (0)|
So I have to confess... the three of us have been a bit behind on our blog posts because life has become crazy (again!). Over the past few months we've given birth to babies, books and a blog (not necessarily in that order), so here's a run-down of the latest and greatest....Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 31, 2013 at 6:05 AM||comments (0)|
This kid's craft is such a time-tested tradition, you may have done it when YOU were in grade school! Crayon flakes are melted between pieces of waxed paper to created a "Stained Glass" effect. Slide it behind the heart-shaped peek-a-boo window in ...Read Full Post »
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|Posted on December 14, 2012 at 9:00 AM||comments (0)|
I am a huge fan of HGTV (Home & Garden Television channel). I enjoy many of their programs. I especially love their DIY home decorating ideas. They make it look so quick and easy. This ho...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 11, 2012 at 6:00 AM||comments (1)|
When the Sports Fan and I were married five-and-half years ago, we began our "Tree Slice Tradiiton." In this yearly ritual, my husband saws off a piece from the bottom of our Christmas tree, sands it smooth, and then gives it to me...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 5, 2012 at 6:00 AM||comments (2)|
Why slave over a hot oven, making umpteen varieties of homemade, hand-decorated holiday cookies to share with your family members, friends, and coworkers when you don't have to? Host a cookie exchange instead! The idea beh...Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 30, 2012 at 9:00 AM||comments (0)|
My husband makes a great green salsa. He has tested and tweaked numerous recipes to come up with just the right taste and consistency.
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|Posted on November 27, 2012 at 2:05 PM||comments (0)|
We put together a handy-dandy one-click location to find some awesome holiday inspirations!
Tons o' recipes, crafts, decor ideas, and various ways to manage the madness.Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 21, 2012 at 6:45 AM||comments (4)|
|Posted on November 18, 2012 at 6:00 AM||comments (0)|
You'll often find a caramel apple pie at our holiday dinner table. However, as pecan and pumpkin pie are also seasonal favorites, I've decided on a twist this year...an Apple Cake with Caramel Frosting and Chopped Pe...Read Full Post »
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|Posted on October 29, 2012 at 5:15 AM||comments (0)|
1. A Halloween party with gourmet food, top-quality alcohol, fun music and all the lights on is a much better place to be than any haunted house filled with teenagers roaming around in the dark.
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|Posted on October 26, 2012 at 6:00 AM||comments (0)|
The kids have been back in school for a couple weeks now and the excitement has worn off. The new classroom is just “the classroom.” The friends they haven...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 24, 2012 at 9:00 AM||comments (3)|
One of the best parts about Halloween are the pumpkins! Pumpkins are on almost every door step and my son and I enjoy pointing them out to each other as we drive down the road.
And of course…wher...Read Full Post »