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Valentines Day Treats

Leftover Valentine’s Day Candy Treats

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I don’t know if you are anything like me, but I kinda hate holidays where kids come home with a bunch of candy.  I love Valentine’s Day, but all the…

Easy Peanut Butter Cheesecake & Graham Cracker Houses

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Fun fact – In college my husband used to bake and sell cheesecake during the holidays for extra money.  My husband is not a trained chef or baker, but he…

Star Wars cupcakes

Star Wars Cupcakes : Easy Recipe

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So this month my son turned eight.  Let’s sit back for just one second and try to figure out how eight got here so fast….. I just can’t. Anyway, we…

Chocolate Peanut Butter Vegan Ice Cream Recipe : Veggies Don’t Bite!

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I am ridiculously excited to introduce Sophia from Veggies Don’t Bite to share her vegan ice cream recipe with us.  Our family is not vegan but I am always looking…

winnie the pooh birthday party

Winnie the Pooh Party : Pretty Cute If I do Say So Myself!

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This past weekend we celebrated our Little Miss C turning Three with a Winnie The Pooh Themed Birthday Party!  If you are planning a Winnie the Pooh themed birthday party…

pretzel Crisps

Healthy Party Snack Ideas

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We are always on the hunt for healthy party snack ideas and healthier on the go options.  As a mom that is trying to balance being healthy along with being…

top peeps recipies

Three fun things to do with Peeps!

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Peeps are a sweet Easter tradition in our house.   Peeps taste the same as ever, but there are SO many different types of Peeps!  Chick and Bunny Peeps come in…


Better for you Root Beer Float

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I am always looking to make traditional recipes a little bit better for our family.  We like to eat healthy and clean as much as possible, but that doesn’t mean…

Crock Pot Apple Cider

Werther’s Baking Bash : Recipe Round up!

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I wanted to share a quick recipe round up of the most popular recipes from our Werther’s Baking Bash!  If you are excited to bake this holiday season I would…

Hot Cocoa Crock Pot

Crock Pot Caramel Hot Cocoa Recipe

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Hot Cocoa is one of our favorite treats on a chilly day, and a great addition to a holiday party.  I am loving all the Salted Caramel Chocolatey goodness you…

Crock Pot Apple Cider

Crock Pot Caramel Apple Cider

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Apple Cider in the crock pot (or any slow cooker) is a great addition to a holiday party.  Not only is it delicious but it makes your entire homes smell…

Pumpkin Caramel Cheesecake

Pumpkin Caramel Cheesecake cupcakes : Holiday Recipe

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OK – so let me start this with “You Are Welcome”.  For real. Below is your new favorite recipe…. Pumpkin Caramel Cheesecake cupcakes I was super excited to host a…