Red, White, & Blue Cupcake Cones

Cupcake in a cone

Looking for a red, white, and blue dessert for your 4th of July party?  Learn how to make these patriotic no-mess cupcake cones that are sure to cause a spark at your next celebration. My mother made something very similar years ago for my birthday and they were a huge hit. I was reminded of […]

Blueberry Greek Yogurt Cheesecake

Blueberry Cheesecake

Summer by far is my favorite season of them all, not only do I get to spend it by the lake with the kids, but it also the prime time for berry picking. No matter how many we pick or buy they never seem to last long in our house between the kids and the adults. […]

Fun and Easy Easter Bunny Dirt Cups

Peeps Easter Dirt Cups

 Made from layers of Oreo cookies and pudding and topped with a PEEPS Bunny, jelly beans, and edible grass, these Easter Bunny Dirt Cups are sure to be a hit with the kids. Dirt cups have been a long time favorite in our family, not just with the kids, but the adults as well. We make […]

Spooktacular Halloween Frozen Yogurt Popsicles

Halloween Yogurt Popsicles

Yoplait Yogurt isn’t just for breakfast, it can be used as a wholesome snack option as well. There is a large amount of flavors to choose from, and everything from fruits to desserts for those wanting to satisfy their sweet tooth without over indulging. Growing up one of my favorite memories visiting my grandparents was centered around […]

Caramel Apple Cupcakes

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While I can do without the cold weather, fall foliage, caramel apples, Halloween and baking are a few of my favorite things about this time of the year. The kids and I have been busy in the kitchen the past few weeks baking up some of our favorite fall treats, and trying out new ones […]

Orange Scream Halloween Ice Cream Treats

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Without taking the cold weather into consideration, I really do enjoy fall. The leaves changing color, apple picking, Halloween, and sweet treats! Pretty soon we’ll be busy getting into the Halloween season by picking out costumes, decorating the house, carving pumpkins, and making fun Halloween recipes. The TruMoo Orange Scream flavored milk is a fun treat […]

Caramel Apple Cupcakes

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While I can do without the cold weather, fall foliage, caramel apples, Halloween and baking are a few of my favorite things about this time of the year. The kids and I have been busy in the kitchen the past few weeks baking up some of our favorite fall treats, and trying out new ones […]

Rice Krispie Easter Eggs

Easter Rice Krispies Treats

Looking for a fun treat to make for Easter? These Hidden Surprise Rice Krispie Easter Eggs are sure to be a hit with the kids! My children thought they were biting into a simple Rice Krispies treat egg and loved the jelly bean surprise in the center!   5.0 from 1 reviews Print Rice Krispies […]

How To Make Cake Pops

cake pops recipe

Cake Pops have become a huge hit, whether it’s for a BBQ, birthday party, or graduation party there’s almost always no leftovers. I love how you can have them match any theme, red, white and blue for the 4th of July, pastel colors for Easter, and so on. Chocolate, vanilla, red velvet cake…the choices are […]

Despicable Me Cupcakes

despicable me cupcakes

A couple months ago while I was browsing through Facebook, Jacob spotted these Despicable Me cupcakes and has been asking me to make the Minions ever since. No one in our family has ever seen Despicable Me, but after all of the commercials and toys at McDonalds, Jacob & Ty definitely know who they are. […]

Gummy Worm Octopus Cupcakes

gummy worm octopus cupcake

These Gummy Worm Octopus Cupcakes are sure to make a splash at any summer picnic or outing! The other day when the kids and I were trying to think of a fun dessert to make, Jonathan remembered the Gummy Worm Octopus Cupcakes that we had spotted in Parents Magazine a few weeks earlier. With a […]

Monstrous Fun With Monsters University Jell-O Snacks

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To help celebrate the release of Monsters University in theaters tomorrow June 21st, the boys and I decided to make Monsters Inc Jell-O Jigglers. We made Mike Wazowski Jell-O and also single serve cups filled with blue and purple Jell-O just like the colors of Sully. Monsters University Jell-o Jigglers: Print Monsters University Jello Jigglers […]