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Fall Cupcakes: How to make Candy Acorns

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Pumpkin - Apple - Spice - are you ready to start baking with all the wonderful Fall flavors? I am. These Fall Cupcakes are simply adorable. The Candy … Continue reading →

Back to School Cupcakes Round-up

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A fun, exciting and some times nerve wracking time of year is upon us...Back to School! We have had fun sharing Back to School ideas with you lately, … Continue reading →

Kid’s Birthday Cupcakes

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It's Birthday time! These Kid's Birthday Cupcakes start with an easy Chocolate Cupcake Recipe, topped with Homemade Buttercream Frosting in bright … Continue reading →

Halloween Treat: Candy Corn Party Mix


It's 9 p.m. Everyone is in bed. You are sitting for a little quiet time. THEN, all of a sudden...down the steps bounds your 8 year old...he forgot … Continue reading →

Top 12 Pumpkin Desserts

Fire up your oven! Here are 12 Amazing Pumpkin Desserts for you to choose from! Pin to your Pumpkin Board!

Ah...pumpkin! It's that time of year, when we all love to bake with pumpkin! So I've gathered up 12 of my favorite Pumpkin Desserts for you to try!  … Continue reading →

Christmas Cookie Recipe: Homemade Holiday Inspiration


Nutella, cranberries, white chocolate chips - you can't go wrong with this delicious Christmas cookie recipe! Perfect to serve at your holiday … Continue reading →

DIY ProjectsMore DIY

Snowman Ornament: Homemade Holiday Inspiration


Homemade ornaments make a great gift. This Snowman Ornament is quick, easy and takes only 4 supplies. 100 Days of Homemade Holiday … Continue reading →

Candy Corn Paper Craft and Dollar Tree Giveaway

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I’m thrilled to be partnering with Dollar Tree to share this fun project from The Value Seekers Club with you today. I would venture to guess … Continue reading →

Snow Day Survival Kit: Homemade Holiday Inspiration

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I bet you have a hard to buy for person on your Christmas gift list. Or maybe someone that lives where it snows a lot. This Snow Day Survival Kit is … Continue reading →

DecoratingMore Decorating

Foyer Decorating Ideas for Fall

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Crisp cool air.  Apples. Indian Corn. Sunflowers. Pumpkins. Leaves...the list goes on and on. It's one of the best times to start fresh, and prepare … Continue reading →

Vintage Style Christmas Tree: Homemade Holiday Inspiration

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When I think of antique Christmas decorations, one of the first things that comes to mind are strings of popcorn and cranberries. By adding larger … Continue reading →

Fall Outdoor Decorating

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Decorating for Fall is one of my favorite things to do. All of the warm Fall colors - orange, yellow, rust - are all so inviting. Our Fall Outdoor … Continue reading →

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Celebration of Service with Team Depot in Indiana

Celebration of Service in Indiana

After attending the Celebration of Service in Phoenix a couple weeks ago, I had the honor of seeing the work that Team Depot is doing to help Veterans … Continue reading →

KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway

Fall KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway

It's baking season! Are you as excited as I am? Well, you are going to be even more excited when I tell you about our Giveaway that starts … Continue reading →

Making a Natural Difference

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

Do you love nature? I know I do, so much that I intentionally designed my office and my desk so I can enjoy the trees and wildlife right outside my … Continue reading →

Celebration of Service with Team Depot

The Home Depot Celebration of Service

Earlier this week, I had the honor to be included in The Home Depot Celebration of Service. In just two months, from September 11 through Veterans … Continue reading →

Kids in the Kitchen

Thanksgiving morning boys

Growing up in a large family, we always enjoyed the holidays. My Mom would spend hours and hours preparing Thanksgiving or Christmas Dinners. We were … Continue reading →

Truvia is Sharing a Sweet Future for Bolivian Children


Childhood Hunger is a huge problem in our world today.  It just breaks my heart to know that there are little ones who will go to sleep tonight … Continue reading →