Easy Halloween Treats – Frankenstein Krispy Treats

These chocolate Frankenstein Krispy Treats are perfect for your Halloween parties or an after school monsterific snack. They’re easy to make and only require 4 ingredients; marshmallow, chocolate rice krispies, candy melts & sprinkles. With Halloween fast approaching my kids have been excited about picking out their costumes. This year I’m pretty sure all three […]

4th of July Desserts + Decoration Ideas

Add a delicious spread of red, white and blue to your table with these 4th of July desserts and decoration ideas. With the 4th of July just over a week away I’ve been busy making a list of red white and blue desserts and appetizers that I want to serve. I love spending time in […]

Red, White, & Blue Cupcake Cones

Looking for red white and blue desserts for your 4th of July party?  Learn how to make these ice cream cone cupcakes with step by step instructions. These red white and blue 4th of July cupcakes are sure to cause a spark at your next celebration! My mother made something very similar years ago for […]

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

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 […]

PEEPS Easter Bunny Dirt Cups

 Made from layers of Oreo cookies and pudding and topped with Easter PEEPS, jelly beans, and edible grass, these Easter Bunny Dirt Cups are a fun and easy Easter treat that every bunny will love! Chocolate dirt cups have been a long time favorite in our family, not just with the kids, but the adults […]

Easy Easter Bunny Cake

You don’t need any fancy cake pans to make this adorable Easter bunny cake, just two round cake pans.   When I think about Easter, I always remember that big white coconut Easter Bunny cake that was always the centerpiece of the dessert table. Year after year, as soon as you walked into my grandparents […]

10 Halloween Recipes

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

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 […]

Christmas Pinwheel Cookies

Bake up a batch of these Christmas Pinwheel Cookies made with a sugar cookie dough and decorated with Christmas sprinkles. This past Thanksgiving I did good limiting myself on how many desserts I enjoyed after dinner, although I would have loved a slice of apple pie, cherry pie, a bite of the chocolate pudding pie […]

Halloween Bundt Cake Recipe

Last year the Fircracker Red, White, and Blue Bundt cake was a huge hit for the 4th of July, so with Halloween right around the corner we were inspired by the Duncan Hines Limited Edition Autumn Velvets cake mix ‪ to make a Halloween bundt cake.  The new Autumn Velvets cake mix is just one of the […]