Cherry Coconut Magic Bars

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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 […]

Spicy Ranch Popcorn

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You’re just four ingredients away from snacking paradise with this delicious Spicy Ranch Popcorn! So addicting, this delightfully easy recipe is sure to become a new family favorite! We’re currently on a Disney cruise (I know, poor us).  For the past few weeks I’ve been telling the boys about our itinerary, flying out of San […]

Tropical Sunrise Smoothie

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Make mornings better with this gorgeous, layered Tropical Sunrise Smoothie! Made with coconut milk and yogurt for a nutritious, healthy start to your day. Weekday morning breakfasts, fun, no? I can recall many a morning walking to school with a handful of graham crackers and an apple trying to get the boys to take bites […]

Overnight Slow Cooker Apple Pie Oatmeal

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Take the stress out of your morning routine with this Overnight Slow Cooker Apple Pie Oatmeal! Made with steel-cut oats, apples, cranberries and spices! A perfectly delicious way to start your day! Saturdays and Sundays my boys rise before the sun. Monday through Friday I’m having to pull them out of bed to get ready […]

Peanut Butter Cup Popcorn + BIG GIVEAWAY!

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Peanut Butter Cup Popcorn –  life just doesn’t get any better than popcorn and Reese’s together!  You’re going to love this sweet popcorn with an explosion of peanut butter and chocolate flavors in every bite! Last month my very good friend Ashton from Something Swanky came out with the ultimate popcorn recipe book: Party Popcorn. […]

Mocha No Bake Granola Bars

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These Mocha No Bake Granola Bars are perfect for a grab-and-go breakfast or an afternoon pick-me-up snack! I can’t believe I’m back with another mocha post so soon after my mocha truffle brownies. No, wait, yes I can! I adore all things mocha! These granola bars are definitely something you can enjoy without feeling guilty. […]

Mocha Truffle Brownies

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These decadent Mocha Truffle Brownies are just what your sweet tooth is craving. Rich mocha brownies are topped with a decadent chocolate ganache frosting and baked to perfection. All you need is a cold glass of milk! I sure hope you’re in the mood for chocolate today. Me? I’m always in the mood for chocolate. […]

Skinny Orange Muffins

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These Skinny Orange Muffins are made with Greek yogurt and plenty of orange zest for a terrific, bright orange flavor! So tender and moist, these muffins are a great way to start to your day! We’re leaving in a couple of weeks for a Disney cruise and while I’m super excited to go I’m not looking […]

Cranberry Mojitos

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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 […]

Cajun Spice Mix

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Add bold seasoning and flavor to just about any dish with this fantastic Cajun Spice Mix! Delicious on fish, chicken, potatoes and more!  I like to spice things up…literally. It’s funny how over the years I’ve gone from enjoying the more mellow flavors to really getting a kick out of the spicier side of life. Maybe my […]

More than 50 Festive Holiday Desserts

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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 […]

White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Shortbread

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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. […]

Peppermint Mocha Fudge

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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!

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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!

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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

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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

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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 […]

Slow Cooker Gingerbread Mocha

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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 […]

Peppermint Shortbread Cookies

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These festive Peppermint Shortbread Cookies are the perfect addition to your holiday cookie trays this year! With only five ingredients, they are quick and easy to make and look so gosh darn pretty! This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Capital One. All opinions are 100% mine. There is something about […]

Bacon Ranch Beer Cheeseball

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Without a doubt, this is what you want to serve at your next party. This Bacon Ranch Beer Cheeseball will blow any other appetizer you’ve ever had out of the water. It’s just that good. Last week I had the most amazing opportunity to attend a foodie walking tour in San Francisco hosted by Negra Modelo […]

Maple Cinnamon Glazed Peanut Butter Cookies

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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 […]