Tag Archives: seasonal

35+ 4th of July Red, White, and Blue Crafts and Recipes Roundup

OVER 100 FOURTH OF JULY CRAFTS AND RECIPES Happy 4th of July!  Here are some wonderful and easy last minute 4th of July Crafts and Recipes you’re going to love! I love decorating for the 4th so I’m sharing with you some of my favorite ideas I found! Enjoy! Every year we celebrate the 4th with family.… Read More »

DIY Gift Wrapped Christmas Trees

By | December 7, 2014

DIY Gift Wrapped Christmas Trees You’re going to love how easy these DIY Gift Wrapped Christmas Trees are!  They make a fun afternoon project and the options are endless. I call these Gift Wrapped Trees because everything you use is what you use when you are wrapping gifts. They are SO easy and SO adorable and… Read More »

Candy Corn Milk Bottles and Jars

By | October 26, 2014

Halloween is all about the candy, right?  I’m in love with candy corn, especially.  Not so much the candy, but I love the look. The three colors are bright, cheerful, and Fall-ish. And that makes these Painted Candy Corn Milk Bottles perfection! I was inspired by these cute candy corn mason jars at Mason Jar Love. When… Read More »

3 Tier Candy Corn Plate Stand

By | October 24, 2014

A 3-tier Candy Corn Plate Stand for serving Thanksgiving desserts, cupcakes, snacks, or decorations on.  It will make a lovely addition to your Fall decorations and table centerpiece.   I love having lots of serving dishes especially when they match my holiday decor! These plates are so fun for Halloween and so easy to make!… Read More »

Maple Cupcakes with Maple Frosting

By | October 19, 2014

These Maple Cupcakes make a perfect cozy Winter dessert.  You will love them, there’s delicious maple flavor in every bite! I grew up on my grandma’s Best Homemade Buttermilk Pancakes topped with her homemade maple syrup. She always knew how to start out our day so perfect. The next best thing to her pancakes is… Read More »

Peppermint Cheesecake Bites

By | December 23, 2013

These fun Peppermint Cheesecake Bites will be a star at any holiday dinner.   They are easy to make and easy to eat….one, two, or three!  They were fun to make in these cute little buckets and it’s a fun way to serve them, too! I found the buckets at Goodwill for .50 cents and spray… Read More »

Spiked Chocolate Dipping Sauce with Whisper Creek Tennessee Whiskey

By | December 6, 2013

Add a little sweet chocolate to your holiday season!  Dip your favorite cookies in this spiked chocolate sauce for an added yummy chocolate flavor.  It’s made with Whisper Creek Tennessee Sipping Cream that’s a whiskey cream liqueur with caramel and molasses flavors.  It’s super, you have to try it!!   It will also make a… Read More »

Gift Wrapping Tutorial with Wax Paper

By | December 5, 2013

Wrap your holiday loafs in decorative wrapping paper using wax paper.  All you need is 2 sheets of wax paper and tissue paper.  All you do is cut out your shapes from tissue or you can use this heart pattern that I used, lay your cut out shapes on top of a piece of wax… Read More »

Peppermint Hot Chocolate In A Jar ~ Christmas Gifts Under $5

By | December 3, 2013

Homemade Peppermint Hot Chocolate in a Jar makes a perfect gift for under $5. You can easily make these for under $5 using decorative jars from the Dollar Store.  You can even buy some of the mix at the Dollar Store. All you need  is hot cocoa, sugar, crushed candy canes and Peppermint marshmallows.  They… Read More »

Pumpkin Cake French Toast with Eggnog Syrup

By | December 1, 2013

I’ve made Pumpkin Pie, Pumpkin Pie Bars with Gingerbread Crust, Pumpkin Spice Fudge, and Pumpkin Cake, but this is the first time I have made Pumpkin Cake French Toast.  I bet you’ve never heard of it!  I made it up this morning when I was searching for breakfast.  ha!  I started out with a Pumpkin… Read More »

Eggnog Sugar Cookies with Free Halloween Gift Tag Printable

By | October 30, 2013

Here’s an easy and quick recipe to serve for a last minute Halloween dessert.  These eggnog sugar cookies are festive and delicious for any Halloween and no one will ever know you made them at the last minute! Use the matching gift tags to add a gift. Just add Eggnog instead of water in the… Read More »

10 Holiday Cookie Baking Tips {kitchen}

By | December 10, 2012

Baking for family and friends during the holidays is fun (for most, ha!) but can be a hectic time, too.  A few simple time saving tips can make a big difference in how your cookies turn out and also can save you time!  You can actually use these tips any time of the year but… Read More »

Peppermint Shortbread Cookies with Eggnog Cream Cheese Frosting

By | November 27, 2012

Add a delicious flavor to shortbread cookies with Peppermint and yummy eggnog frosting. They make the perfect Peppermint treats for parties and for yourself of course! I used a package of peppermint chips that I found at Wal-mart. (in the chocolate chip section)  They only sale them during the holidays. Peppermint Shortbread Cookies with Eggnog… Read More »