3 Fun & Easy Halloween Foods For Your Next Party


Celebrate in style with these easy Halloween foods that will be the hit of your party. Thank-you Smucker’s Uncrustables for sponsoring today’s post. As we near the end of October, you’ve probably started to get invites to Halloween parties; school parties, work parties, friend parties…you may also be hosting your own. Every year I look […]

Spooky Monster Cookies + $50 Candy Giveaway


There’s three things about October that I love – fall foliage, apple picking and Halloween. I can certainly do without the cold weather and freezing temps that we are already receiving at night. I’m always looking forward to an excuse to bake so this past week I surprised the neighborhood kids all with a few […]

Patriotic Skewers for Fourth of July

4th of july skewers

Food “on a stick” has become a favorite of my children, it doesn’t matter if its fruit, chicken, steak, or zucchini. If it’s on a stick…they’ll eat it. We often make BBQ skewers and fruit skewers for cookouts, play dates and summer parties, so for the 4th of July I decided to made patriotic skewers with […]

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 […]

Easy Easter Bunny Cake

Easy Easter Bunny Cake

When I think about Easter, I always remember that big white Bunny cake that was always the centerpiece of the dessert table. Year after year, as soon as you walked into my grandparents house that Easter Bunny cake was always a guarantee.  As we entered our teenage years my mother stopped making it, but this […]

10 Halloween Recipes

Easy Halloween Recipes Party

Although summer is by far my favorite season, fall trails along in second place. While I’m not a fan of the cooler weather, I enjoy watching the leaves change, apple picking, and of course baking for all of the Halloween parties. Halloween Bundt Cake: Ingredients: Duncan Hines Limited Edition Autumn Velvets cake mix. 4 eggs, […]

Reeces Pieces Two Tone Halloween Cupcakes

Halloween Cupcakes

Whether we’re traveling, grocery shopping, or eating out, I am always looking for the greatest deals and ways to stretch a buck. I tend to go overboard baking for the holidays so I am always trying to spot the best deals, the more ingredients I can purchase within our budget, the more goodies I can […]