Cherry Coconut Magic Bars


Today I’m sharing an amazing recipe for Cherry Coconut Magic Bars! If you love cherries, chocolate, and coconut together like I do – prepare for true bliss! Cherries, chocolate and coconut. I don’t know that there are three other ingredients that go together quite so well and in magic bars – forgetaboutit! I have been wanting […]

Cranberry Mojitos


Celebrate tonight with these deliciously refreshing Cranberry Mojitos! Tomorrow is New Year’s Eve! So excited to be celebrating the beginning of a new year tomorrow night! Now the truth is, that I will probably still be in bed by 10…11 at the latest, but I plan on celebrating while I’m still awake ;) These cranberry […]

More than 50 Festive Holiday Desserts


Candy, fudge, cookies, pie and so much more! 50 Festive Holiday Desserts just in time for Christmas!  I am trying super hard to not freak out over the fact that Christmas is a whopping four days away…where did December go???? I just finalized my Christmas menu and quite a few of my favorite Christmas desserts […]

Gift Wrapped Gallery Wall


This Gift Wrapped Gallery Wall is the perfect way to bring your gallery wall to life this holiday season! This past week we finished up the final touches on our decorations. One of our favorite elements this year is our Gift Wrapped Gallery Wall. It’s such a statement piece that looks fabulous in any room. […]

White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Shortbread


White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Shortbread is the prettiest treat you’ll make this holiday season!  Easy to make, these shortbread sticks are perfect for cookie trays and gifts. There’s a lot going on during the holiday season – parties, shopping, decorating, and my favorite part – baking! It’s the part I look forward to most each year. […]

Easy Accordion Tree Ornaments Craft


These Easy Accordion Tree Ornaments are an excellent way to keep little hands busy over winter break.  Gorgeous on your tree or on top of a gift!  Winter break starts on Friday. I’ve already started coming up with a list of activities for the boys to keep them occupied over the following 17 days. What? […]

Peppermint Mocha Fudge


This Peppermint Mocha Fudge is just BEGGING to be served up at your holiday celebration! Perfectly festive and easy too! It’s been a few weeks since I posted a fudge recipe and that, in my opinion, is about a week too long. Especially during the holidays. During the holiday season my beverage of choice is a peppermint […]

35 Festive Christmas Cookies!


35 Festive Christmas Cookies for your holiday entertaining needs! Hard to believe that Christmas is less than two weeks away! If you’re still working out your holiday entertaining menu, I’ve got the cookies covered here.  35 perfectly festive cookies from some of your favorite bloggers. Peppermint, chocolate, ginger and more! All the fabulous flavors of […]

Chocolate Caramel Christmas Wands + BEST Kids Table!


Chocolate Caramel Christmas Wands are a breeze to make and are perfectly festive! Great for gift giving, parties, and more! Do you remember when you were a kid and sitting at the kids table totally SUCKED. I mean, who wants to sit at a kids table?? I would so much rather be at the grown ups table. […]

Perfect Soft Ginger Cookies


With plenty of spice and warmth, these Perfect Soft Ginger Cookies are just what your holiday season has been waiting for! Ginger cookies. The quintessential Christmas cookie that needs to happen in your house sometime this season. I have a number of ginger cookie recipes that I adore.  I’m spoiled year-round by my sister who makes ginger […]

Martha Washington Candies


These Martha Washington Candies are an excellent addition to your holiday celebrations, are ideal for gift giving, and look impressive on a cookie tray! I have been feeling a little nostalgic these past few weeks as I think about the upcoming holiday season.  So many of our family traditions have died away the past few years as family has […]

Adorable Clay Pot Snowman


These Adorable Clay Pot Snowman are so fun to make! They make a perfect afternoon project and the options are endless! Is anyone else obsessed with snowmen during the holiday season? Every time I see one I just want to HUG IT!  These clay pot snowmen are unfortunately not huggable but boy oh boy are […]

Slow Cooker Gingerbread Mocha


A delicious holiday beverage made right in your slow cooker! This Slow Cooker Gingerbread Mocha tastes just like cookies…but better! My boys are addicted to ginger cookies.  Most of you may think that it’s a seasonal flavor but, well, you’re wrong :) My sister Melissa is a cookie baker extraordinaire and she happens to know […]

Easy DIY Paper Cone Trees


Create a festive forest this holiday season with these easy DIY Paper Cone Trees! Tis the season…for fun crafts! I swear I make more crafts in the holiday months than I do for the rest of the year. Reece and Bryce totally expect it and it’s definitely becoming tradition for us to break out the […]

Maple Cinnamon Glazed Peanut Butter Cookies


Today we’re taking peanut butter cookies to a whole new level.  These Maple Cinnamon Glazed Peanut Butter Cookies are going to rock your world with their sweet maple and warm cinnamon flavors.  Thanks to Skippy Peanut Butter for inviting me to me a part of their holiday YIPPEE campaign! Baking has been a part of […]

Easy Gift Wrap Medallion Ornaments


Decorate your tree with style this year! These easy Gift Wrap Medallion Ornaments are so easy to make and add a festive flair to your tree and Christmas gifts! A fun craft for kids of all ages! I have to admit something.  I’ve been listening to Christmas music all week long and I am just […]

Slow Cooker Spiced Cranberry Chutney


The refreshing flavor of this Slow Cooker Spiced Cranberry Chutney is the perfect addition to your holiday table! I’ve been sharing lots of great holiday recipes the past few weeks hoping to make your holidays a little bit easier.  Today I’ve got another slow cooker recipe that is the perfect addition to your holiday meal. […]

50 Slow Cooker Holiday Recipes


Let’s have a slow cooker holiday season! More than 50 Slow Cooker Holiday Recipes to get you out of the kitchen and spending more time with your family! There is nothing I love better during the holiday season than spending time with my loved ones…the food does come in a close second though.  I am […]

The Best Turkey Gravy Recipe


Silky smooth and perfectly rich, this really is the BEST Turkey Gravy recipe around! Big claim right? Well the good news is I can totally back it up :) This is a classic turkey gravy recipe with a little twist…but we’ll get to that in a minute. So last week I shared my slow cooker […]

Slow Cooker Citrus and Herb Turkey Breast


This Slow Cooker Citrus and Herb Turkey Breast is, hands down, the most amazing turkey you will ever eat! Juicy, tender, succulent and bursting with flavor, this recipe is a necessary addition to your holiday feast! I’m just going to come right out and say this…this recipe will produce THE BEST turkey you’ve ever eaten […]

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Butter


Slow Cooker Pumpkin Butter will rock your world! Buttery, sweet and totally decadent, this pumpkin butter is perfect on biscuits, scones or off of a spoon! Have you been laying awake at night wondering what I was going to do with that slow cooker pumpkin puree I made last week? My bad. We made pumpkin […]