It’s rather rare that I bake a cake during the Summer, I typically stick to baking cupcakes and no bake treats that don’t take long to make or heat up the kitchen. But one exception is this Chocolate Zucchini Cake; super moist from the zucchini, filled with a little crunch from the nuts and a luscious chocolate flavor that can’t be beat!
Did you know that July is National Ice Cream Month? Of course we all love ice cream, but how about Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes?
Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes are super easy to make, the decorating options are endless and they are just plain fun to eat! Today I thought it would be fun to feature some of the Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes that I have made and a few that I found while browsing around Pinterest. And also, show you how to bake cupcakes in the ice cream cone. [Read more…]
Working to make our home beautiful is one of our top goals, not only the inside but the outside as well. Over the last several weeks, we have shared our problem area near the street where the grass was dead and the weeds had taken over. We installed a stone walkway and planted shade loving plants in landscape beds around the trees. Today we are wrapping it all up by installing the new sod and sharing 10 Rules Every Homeowner Should Follow When Landscaping. [Read more…]
This no bake pie is perfect for all your Summer parties, potlucks and cookouts, but easy enough for a weeknight treat! Banana Split Pie – layers of Bananas, Pineapple, Strawberries, Pudding and Pecans, then topped with whip cream, maraschino cherries, chocolate sauce and more pecans. Yum! [Read more…]
It’s Summer! So why not bring a little beach inside with these Nautical Themed Decorations! These easy to make decorations go perfectly on your Mantel, Table or even as Party Decorations.
4th of July is a time for families to celebrate our country – a time to gather, enjoy family time and make memories. Part of those special memories is the 4th of July Food and Dessert. Are you heading to a Cookout? Maybe hosting a Potluck? I’ve gathered up some of my favorite recipes for you to celebrate the 4th of July Holiday!
This Paper Straw Tassel Garland is inexpensive, easy to make and can be made in a variety of colors for just about any occasion. [Read more…]
Keeping our garage organized is one of those things that we struggle with. It takes a good system and a good plan. The tools, toys, bikes, and supplies can quickly become overwhelming. Let me show you How to Organize Your Garage in 5 Simple Steps. [Read more…]
Thick Porterhouse Pork Chops are stuffed with a flavorful combination of asparagus, onions and seasonings, and grilled to perfection. Wow your friends and family at your next cookout! Shh…don’t tell them these Grilled Stuffed Pork Chops are super easy to make!