Easy Holiday Appetizers

Easy Holiday Appetizers

We are in the midst of the holiday season, which entails all sorts of activities that you've probably already seen on my IG account.  This weekend is especially busy with my side of the family's annual Christmas Party and then our Christmas Cookie Exchange the following day.  I'm need all sorts of inspiration.  Luckily, I've been collecting … Read More...

Christmas Breakfast Ideas

Christmas Breakfast Ideas

Do you have sugar plums dancing in your heads yet?  The last thing I want to worry about Christmas morning is what I'm making for breakfast.  I want my girls to be able to tear down the stairs with me close on their heels.  I want to see every tear of paper as Avery opens her Christmas gifts for the first time on her own and I want to see Riley's … Read More...

Baked Ham: A Christmas Tradition

Baked Ham

I am absolutely thrilled that this year I will be hosting Christmas.  I'm one of those crazy women that love to put together the menu for Christmas weeks in advance.  I try to infuse a specific flavor throughout each course of the meal.  This year I'm going with Cranberry.  We'll start out with our Zingy Cranberry & Cheese Crackers, which will … Read More...

Snowman Pinwheels

Snowman Pinwheels

Over the weekend we celebrated Riley's 5th birthday at Bounce, which is a trampoline gym.  The facility is amazing and the kids had an absolute blast.  Since they supplied the food for the kids, I decided that I needed to provide something for the adults to pick on while the kids were bouncing around.  We went with a Snowman theme for the … Read More...

Unique Gifts for Kids

Unique Gifts for Kids

I absolutely love creating gifts from jars.  Last year I created Minty Snowmen filled with a gorgeous Milk & Honey Sugar Scrub for Riley's teachers.  This year I wanted to make sure that I made a little something for all the children in her class.  Our Frankenstein Halloween Treats went over so well that I decided to stick with unique gifts. … Read More...

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Peppermint Bath Bombs by Bitz & Giggles

I made it through Riley's and my birthday week!  I know that probably sounds crazy, but having my birthday the same day as Riley's means that there's no rest for the weary.  It is an absolute blessing and extremely special, but also exhausting.  You probably saw some of our shenanigans on my IG.  We definitely had fun, but now I'm playing catch up … Read More...

Enchilada Casserole Pie

Enchilada Casserole Pie

This is a sponsored article, but all opinions are mine. It is definitely winter here in NY and when the cold weather comes in I have a tendency to rely heavily on comfort food.  Personally, I love a good soup recipe, but my husband wants something a bit heartier.   He's a huge fan of my Mini Empanada Pies as an appetizer on game day so I thought … Read More...

Irresistible Fudge Recipes

Irresistible Fudge Recipes

I feel like I'm always making some sort of Christmas Treat or another this time of year.  Whether it's cookies or pies there's some sort of sweet always baking in my oven.  The one thing that I have not ventured into yet is fudge.  Gasp!  I know!  I am blown away by all of the gorgeous kinds that I see littering Pinterest.  I went and collected the … Read More...

Reindeer Gift Tags

Reindeer Gift Tags

A couple of weeks ago, probably more like over a month ago now I posted on Instagram a fun treat that I was creating for Skip to My Lou.  Well, today is the day that you can finally get the recipe for those adorable Reindeer Noses Cake Bites.  Plus, because I love you all so much I have the free printable Reindeer Gift Tags for all of you.  Gifts … Read More...

Easy Appetizers: Baked Egg Rolls

Easy Appetizers Baked Egg Rolls

When it comes to the holidays, I am all about easy appetizers.  Don't get me wrong, the appetizers are usually my favorite part of the day, but I like things to be quick and easy.  My Christmas Tree Pinwheels were a huge hit last year and they were easy because I was able to make the filling ahead of time.    These egg rolls are easy largely due to … Read More...


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