Not So Scary Halloween Giveaway | $500 Paypal Cash!

Not So Scary Halloween Giveaway (1)

It’s time for another giveaway! Giveaway are like my most favorite thing EVER. They are always so exciting…especially when they’re BIG!  That’s why I’m so excited for today’s giveaway for $00 Paypal Cash! Woohoo!  That would definitely make for a not so scary Halloween :) This cash doesn’t just appear out of thin air though. […]

Halloween Spiral Slice and Bake Cookies

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These Halloween Spiral Slice and Bake Cookies are the perfect, easy treat for your Halloween celebrations! I’ve got one more Halloween recipe here for you today! Spiral cookies are always a lot of fun and they are super easy to adapt to various holidays and celebrations.  All you have to do is change the color […]

Caramel Apple Oat Bars

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 Caramel Apple Oat Bars are the perfect way to celebrate the season! Packed full of fresh apples, nuts and oozing with caramel, these bars are hard to resist! I have been on a caramel apple kick for weeks.  But I’ve totally been cheating. You know those Pumpkin Spice Caramels from a few weeks ago?  Well, I […]

Pumpkin Popcorn Balls

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Fun and oh-so delicious, these Pumpkin Popcorn Balls are made with marshmallows for the ultimate soft and chewy treat! Perfect for Halloween and Thanksgiving! I have been wanting to share these adorable Pumpkin Popcorn Balls since I started blogging three years ago.  And now you have an idea of how badly I procrastinate ;) Popcorn […]

Spooky Easy Ghost Treats

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These Spooky Easy Ghost Treats can be whipped up in a jiffy and are the perfect candy to share this Halloween! A couple weeks back I had the opportunity to talk to Bryce’s kindergarten class about blogging for career day. Now, since I have oodles of trouble explaining what I do to adults, I was […]

Slow Cooker Cocktail Meatballs + Giveaway!

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The best cocktail meatballs ever! These Slow Cooker Cocktail Meatballs are made with just three ingredients! Guaranteed to be a hit at your next party! I’m sure it’s not news to you by now that I’m obsessed with my slow cooker.  I love LOVE how much easier it makes my life and my family loves […]

Caramel Vanilla Chai Tea Latte + Applegate HALF TIME Giveaway!

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This Caramel Vanilla Chai Tea Latte is one of my favorite morning treats – perfect for those days when I have a few extra minutes! I’m tired. I feel like we have been running at full-steam ahead ever since school started and I want, no, need a break. We’ve got soccer four days a week, […]

Pumpkin Cheesecake Chocolate Cookie Cups

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One of my favorite pumpkin flavor combinations is pumpkin and chocolate.  These Pumpkin Cheesecake Chocolate Cookie Cups feature a rich, chocolate cookie cup filled with creamy pumpkin cheesecake – totally divine! For those of you who haven’t enjoyed the incredible combination of pumpkin and chocolate…let me request this recipe be your first.  It’s incredibly easy […]

Slow Cooker Spiced White Hot Chocolate

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The incredible flavors of cinnamon, nutmeg, and cardamom spice up this wonderfully creamy and rich white hot chocolate.  There’s nothing better than this Slow Cooker Spiced White Hot Chocolate on a cool morning! After a crazy week last week, we had an even crazier Saturday. Two soccer games, one home and one away, lots of […]

Pumpkin Spice Caramels

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Soft, chewy, buttery, and perfectly spiced, these Pumpkin Spice Caramels are impossible to resist. And here I am with another “pumpkin” recipe that doesn’t actually contain any pumpkin…#donthateme. Trust me, these caramels will have you thinking “pumpkin pie” anyways.  It’s kind of funny how recipes that have pumpkin pie spice in them totally make you […]

Teriyaki Meatballs

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These delicious Teriyaki Meatballs make for a killer appetizer or an amazing dinner when served over a bed of rice! It’s time for another edition of “What Trish made for Chris’ Potluck Friday party!” Woohoo! Anyone else excited?  I figure if I can no longer come up with blog post ideas, at least I’ll have […]

Pumpkin Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

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 This isn’t your average carrot cake recipe.  It’s loaded with pumpkin, maple syrup, and pumpkin pie spice for the greatest flavor combination in history.  And then I topped it with the most amazing frosting of all time…Pumpkin Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting – the cupcakes you need to make this Fall! I […]

Baked Pumpkin Spice Donuts with Maple Glaze

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These easy Baked Pumpkin Spice Donuts with Maple Glaze are perfectly moist and bursting with flavor – the quintessential fall breakfast! Bake some up today! It appears that fall is finally on it’s way here in Sacramento.  We are expecting rain the next few days and I couldn’t be more thrilled.  I am SO over the […]

Slow Cooker Beef Stroganoff

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This amazingly simple, and deliciously creamy Slow Cooker Beef Stroganoff needs to make it onto your menu this week! It’s still freakin’ hot here in Sacramento but I figured if I was willing to make the meal in the slow cooker, then perhaps you guys were ready to see it.  Crossing my fingers I’m not […]

Homework Station Turntable

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 Homework time doesn’t have to be a pain! This Homework Station Turntable keeps all homework supplies at your fingertips! Now that the boys have been in school for awhile and a routine has been established, alright, a loose routine has been established, I’m able to see the areas that need improvement.  One of them is the […]

Buffalo Wing Pretzel Sticks

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These Buffalo Wing Pretzel Sticks are the perfect snack to enjoy while watching the game! Chris has been going on and on about me making appetizers for when he’s watching football.  He’s all like “It’s not just apple and pumpkin season…it’s football season too!”  Wah, wah, wah. Whatevs.  So, I made him these Buffalo Wing […]

Easy Pumpkin Patties

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Delightfully easy Pumpkin Patties are the perfect no-bake treat to celebrate the season with. The cute factor here is off the charts! It’s a little ironic that my first pumpkin recipe of the season doesn’t actually contain any pumpkin –  like, at all. But I hope you’ll forgive me because these pumpkin-shaped patties have cute written […]

Peanut Butter and Jelly Muffins

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These amazing Peanut Butter and Jelly Muffins make for a delicious and satisfying breakfast on-the-go or a great after-school snack! Thanks to the National Peanut Board for sponsoring this post. You guys may have figured out by now that I’m kind of a big fan of peanut butter (biggest understatement of the year..).  We like peanut butter […]

Freezer-Friendly Baked Mozzarella Sticks

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These Freezer-Friendly Baked Mozzarella Sticks are going to quickly become a staple in your house.  Perfect for after-school snacks, late night munchies, and game day! Fried mozzarella sticks are one of my all-time favorite foods. Melted cheese, crunchy, flavorful coating, dipped in ranch or marinara…oh.my.gosh – what’s not to love? I love cheese. Like, big, […]

Blender Blue Cheese Dressing Recipe

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This Blender Blue Cheese Dressing recipe is perfect for wing dipping, salad eating, veggie munching and a whole lot more!  In less than five minutes you can be enjoying the best blue cheese dressing of your life. Blue cheese has been my favorite dressing for as long as I can remember.  I get it with […]

School Year Time Capsule #MakeAmazing

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This School Year Time Capsule is a fun and creative way to preserve all those special memories that are created all year long! Now that the boys have been back in school for a few weeks, the paperwork is starting to come home…in droves.  It’s a struggle that I encounter every year – trying to decide […]