Cinnamon Breakfast Parfait (Baking with Pumpkin)

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Libby's for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Hey all! Hope you had a restful and blessed Easter. We had a such fabulous weather and it was so nice to catch up with our family. I am taking a break from #clevermoving Monday today….We are deciding on a few paint colors (because builder … [Read more...]

No box Chocolate Brownies (Easy Homemade Brownie Recipe)

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Fresh Blueberry Whipped Cream (#littlechanges)

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Another snow day here today....I have no words. So here is the recipe I am sharing:) Think spring friends, think spring.... My love for blueberries came to me later in life. I have baked them in muffins here and here….There is nothing like a fresh blueberry muffin with a hot cup of coffee. Seriously, my mouth is watering. So when my friends at … [Read more...]

5 minute oreo icebox cake

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So last week or so I showed you how easy it is to make your own “cool whip” to use in desserts. I have a perfect dessert for you to try that will make everyone happy at your holiday gathering. This homemade oreo ice box cake can be made in about 7 minutes. No joke….so easy and you can top it with your favorite candy…make it your own:) I would whip … [Read more...]

Homemade Whipped Topping Recipe (Cool Whip Substitute)

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bed Bath & Beyond for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. The best thing about store bought whipped topping is that it stays fluffy and whipped for days in a dessert. I was on a mission to create that same fluffiness and airiness…but without the plastic that the store bought brand … [Read more...]

Easy gingerbread biscotti recipe

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  I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving....we had a great time eating, laughing and eating some more:) It is by far my favorite holiday. I already miss the gravy.....but onto some fun Christmas post this month....I made these yesterday and my house still has gingerbread smell....mmmmmmmmm I would make these again just to smell them. These … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Spice Latte Cookie Recipe

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Carton Smart for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Sometimes…I get jealous of the people who have such an affection for the Pumpkin Spice Latte drink. I really want to like it. I have ordered every which way….trying to fit it to my palette…it’s just a bit too much of something…but these … [Read more...]

Easy overnight Sticky Bun recipe (Holiday Family Recipes)

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West Elm has compensated me for this post…however all thoughts and photos are my own. The plate reads….More Savoring, Less Laboring…..so so so true. Especially around the holidays. Having a homemade treat like these homemade Sticky Buns to greet some friends when they drop by for holiday visits is always a nice surprise. And the best part of this … [Read more...]

Homemade Traditional Philadelphia Water Ice Recipe

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There are several things that remind me of childhood…water ice is real high on that list. You would think that a simple sugar syrup and a little bit of flavoring wouldn’t be too hard to come by….but it is. There is a certain texture…not chunky ice like a snow cone….not shaved ice…but smooth ice…similar to the texture of ice cream….but without the … [Read more...]

Traditional Blueberry Muffin recipe

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I have a theory. If you don’t like a particular food…bake it in a muffin…and then talk to me. For reals…I was never a fan of blueberries until I made this muffin. Now…I cannot picture my morning coffee without one. They are tender, just sweet enough, loaded with healthy blueberries…and warmed up in a oven for about 5 minutes..they are a little … [Read more...]