Frozen Strawberry Crumble Cake

By On July 9, 2015

We came across this delicious recipe in Parade Magazine and immediately knew we had to feature it. INGREDIENTS 2 cups flour, sifted ½ cup brown sugar, packed ½ cup nuts, any kind,… Read More

Arts & Crafts

DIY Rope Rug

By On July 8, 2015

This is a very simple DIY with beautiful results for your home! All you need is: cotton rope Instabond glue anti-slip rug mat/pad I searched all around for the best and cheapest cotton… Read More

Cocktail Corner

Cocktail Corner: French Coffee

By On July 8, 2015

​​French Coffee ​1 1/2 oz Calvados Père Magloire 2 oz coffee 3/4 oz sugar whipped cream In a glass cocktail mug, add fresh brewed coffee, sugar and Père Magliore stir. Top with… Read More

Three-Cheese & Bacon Baked Macaroni

Three-Cheese & Bacon Baked Macaroni

By On July 7, 2015

Everyone loves old-fashioned macaroni and cheese, and this one comes together in no time flat. Grating cheeses, whisking eggs and milk, and stirring everything together are easy tasks that children will love… Read More

Arts & Crafts

DIY Coral Art

By On July 6, 2015

This is another one of our “Get the look for less” projects. It is so simple and fun and can help style up your home without breaking your budget. All you need… Read More


Mexican Street Corn

By On July 6, 2015

With summer here, it means more time spent in the backyard and at the grill! While I love the classics, I am always trying to find new ideas to spice them up… Read More

Arts & Crafts

Easy Strawberry Freezer Jam

By On July 5, 2015

I can’t really think of anything I enjoy more in the morning besides some wheat toast, butter & sweet strawberry freezer jam. My kiddo loves the jam on a sandwich with nutella.… Read More

Cheese, Potato, Smoked Sausage Casserole

Cheese, Potato & Smoked Sausage Casserole

By On July 4, 2015

Ingredients 3 cups idaho potatoes, peeled, boiled and cut into cubes when cool, approx. 1 lb 4 tablespoons butter 4 tablespoons flour 2 cups milk 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1/2… Read More

Banana-Rama Coffee Milkshake

Coffee Milkshake

By On July 3, 2015

Eight O’Clock Coffee has come up with a simple recipe you can whip up in no time. Enjoy it in honor of this food holiday, or make it anytime to cool down… Read More


Prep Your Nursery for Summer Heat to Reduce Fussiness

By On July 3, 2015

Go Mama Go Designs advises parents on how to create a cool sleep spot. Even new parents quickly realize that an uncomfortable baby is an unhappy baby. In the summer when homes… Read More


Party City, Hello Kitty Style

By On July 2, 2015

For my daughter’s birthday, she was firm in suggesting that she wanted a Hello Kitty party. It’s hard to find a Hello Kitty party kit that doesn’t cost an arm & a… Read More

Food & Drink

Celebrating Food Holidays

By On July 1, 2015

May 7th is Roast Leg of Lamb Day. Did you know that? No really, did you? What about May 24th, it’s Escargot day. That is definitely a day I will not be… Read More

Food & Drink

Don’t Be Chai

By On June 30, 2015

Sorry for the lame title but I couldn’t help myself. One of my favorite seasons is fall. I love everything about fall. I love the hot teas, warm spices, pumpkin…. However, I… Read More

Arts & Crafts

DIY Holiday Jars for the Fourth of July

By On June 30, 2015

The pool is great and camps are fun, but on rainy days when you can’t play outside, what about some inexpensive crafts that keep kids happy and even help decorate the home?… Read More


Easy Fried Raviolis: Yum!

By On June 29, 2015

Simple summer recipe that even the kids can join in on the fun. The raviolis make a great substitute for croutons. TIP: If you’re looking to make this recipe as a full… Read More