New Year Survival Kit

Now that Christmas is over, it’s time to start thinking about New Years! And since New Year’s Eve parties are kind of a big thing, I thought I’d share the favors I did for my mom’s New Year’s party one year.

Choco Treasure Chocolate Eggs

 Chocolate Eggs with a Toy Inside Easter is coming up soon and many children are eagerly anticipating their basket full of goodies. There are many different types of candy eggs available at the stores right now. But imagine your child’s excitement when they open their chocolate egg and find a toy inside!

15 Sweet Treats for your Sweetheart

  Valentine’s Day and sweet treats go hand in hand.  Surely, you can go to the local store and pickup the heart-shaped box of candy for your sweetheart, but nothing says love like a homemade treat.

Chocolate Santa Sleigh

Chocolate Candy Sleigh I was playing around with some ways to dress up my chocolate for the holidays and I wanted to share a couple of them with you. I think these are really cute and double as decorations.

Plan Your Thanksgiving Dinner with Buca di Beppo!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Buca di Beppo®. All opinions are 100% mine. If you are familiar with Buca di Beppo, you may know them for their great Italian food. But this Thanksgiving, they are all set to provide their customers with a traditional Thanksgiving dinner with all the […]

Thoughtful Thursday: A Holiday Memory

Walmart Toyland Event This post is brought to you in partnership with Sverve and Walmart. Any opinions are my own. Halloween is over, and we’re already into November. It’s hard to believe it’s already the second to last month of the year! But that just means we’re quickly approaching some of my favorite holidays!

Personalization Mall Battle of the Bags Contest

  It’s about the end of September and even though I think of all of September, October and November as the autumn months, the first official day of fall was just last week. I don’t know about you, but I love the fall. Of course, all seasons have their good points, but for outdoor activities, […]

Fun Friday: Making Patriotic Soap

Fourth of July Craft Idea You may or may not have heard of the Ivory soap project that involves microwaving a bar of Ivory soap and making a “cloud.” I’ve seen it passed around on multiple blogs and it seems to be pretty popular project. So I thought I’d try it with my kids, only […]

Make it Monday: Cree’s Cinnamon Ornaments

  Cree and Scooter love to travel, but when they’re at home, Cree loves doing crafts with her mom. And since it’s around the holidays, Cree and her mom made some cinnamon scented tree ornaments. Would you like to make some too?

Beautiful Ornaments from Reed & Barton

Disclosure: I got this product as part of an advertorial. Reed & Barton has a fabulous collection of high-quality Christmas ornaments that make wonderful additions to your tree, and also make beautiful gifts! I was lucky enough to get to select one, so I chose this very festive blown glass ornament.