Travel, Treats, Tips, & Traditions


Better for you Root Beer Float


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…

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Tillamook Ice Cream! Yum!


Last night we had a fun little holiday treat!  It is fun to surprise the kids from time to time  with ‘for no real reason’ special treat.  We don’t have…

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Cranberry Orange Coffee Cake : with a little help from Stonyfield

Stonyfield recipe

My daughter came home the other day raving about a cranberry orange scone.  She just went on and on about how it was such a yummy, Christmas timey flavor, but…

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Werther’s Baking Bash : Recipe Round up!

Crock Pot Apple Cider

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…

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Crock Pot Caramel Hot Cocoa Recipe

Hot Cocoa Crock Pot

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…

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Crock Pot Caramel Apple Cider

Crock Pot Apple Cider

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…

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Pumpkin Caramel Cheesecake cupcakes : Holiday Recipe

Pumpkin Caramel Cheesecake

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…

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Easy Pumpkin and Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

pumpkin recipes

Here is an easy and healthier cupcake option that our kids LOVE!  I have to say ‘healthier’ rather than ‘healthy’, because it is still a cupcake – while it has…

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Fall Muffin Recipe : Happy Baby and Stonyfield Vanilla Yogurt

Yogurt Muffins

One of my favorite things about Fall is baking muffins!  We of course love to make pumpkin muffins in the fall (I will be getting to that soon enough), but…

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