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New Year’s Eve Cupcake Shooters


As promised, I have another New Year's Eve Cupcake for you! But never fear...they are super easy. Do you remember the Candy Cane Cupcake Shooters from … Continue reading →

New Year’s Eve Cupcakes

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Welcome to Cupcake Tuesday! I’m so glad to have you! I have updated the Cupcake Heaven page, there are over 150 designs and recipes! Check it … Continue reading →

Christmas Cupcakes Round-up

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It's just about time! Are you ready for Christmas? In case you need some Christmas Cupcake ideas, I have you covered! From Cupcake … Continue reading →

Simple Snacks: Fresh Italian Bruschetta

Simple Snacks: Fresh Italian Bruschetta :: Recipe on

Personally I have always been a fan of the flavors in Bruschetta - tomatoes, basil, garlic and onions. However, I have never really been a fan of the … Continue reading →

No Bake Mini S’mores Cheesecakes

No Bake Mini S'Mores Cheesecake :: Recipe on

There's nothing like sitting around the campfire, roasting marshmallows to add to stacks of graham crackers and ooey gooey chocolate. Our family does … Continue reading →

How to Host an Ice Cream Party

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I scream...we all scream for ice cream! I know you have all heard that little jingle, you can thank me later for putting it into your … Continue reading →

DIY ProjectsMore DIY

DIY Industrial Towel Bar

DIY Industrial Towel Bar

We're slowly but surely moving forward with updating the decor in our kitchen, I built the kitchen island awhile ago and it has really added to … Continue reading →

DIY Magnetic Mouse Trap Clips


Often times, we can put together a craft with little to no trouble. Thankfully, Doug is willing to help me figure out the crazy projects that I see … Continue reading →

Pool Party Gifts


Even though school is starting for many, Summer really isn't over least the weather is telling us it isn't! There is still time to gather up … Continue reading →

DecoratingMore Decorating

Show N’ Tell ~ Easter

  Well, it seems like Spring has sprung up all over. Here in NW Indiana, it is slowly creeping in on us. Since Easter is only a few weeks … Continue reading →

Decorating on a Budget~My Little Tree


For more great ideas to save you money, please visit Life as Mom for Frugal Fridays. Of the many homemaking things I enjoy doing, second to baking, … Continue reading →

Decorating on a Budget


Here in Northwest Indiana, we are hoping and praying for Spring to get here real soon.  We had more snow today, but thankfully it didn't stay long, … Continue reading →

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Thanksgiving Countdown: Day 2: Gathering Supplies

Thanksgiving Countdown: Daily Tips to make your day memorable ::

I don't know about you, but I always seem to run out of the silliest supplies, especially right before hosting a dinner or party. Today we are … Continue reading →

Finish Sticky Dish Challenge

Bubble Pizza Recipe

Confession...around here...dishes pile up. Now, don't get me wrong, we do the dishes every day, in fact, we usually have at least 2 loads of dishes … Continue reading →

OREO Halloween Winners: Time to Vote


A couple weeks ago, I kicked off a 3 month long contest featuring OREO Holiday Cookies, Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas. The winners from the … Continue reading →

The Home Depot Fall Style Guide

Home Depot Fall Style Guide

We are excited to announce our partnership with The Home Depot and the Fall Style Guide Bloggers! Often, we think about The Home Depot when doing … Continue reading →

Fifty Shades of I.D.: What’s your Shade?

International Delight Fifty Shades #50ShadesofID

Ah...your morning cup of coffee...without it your day just wouldn't be the same. Whether you like it straight from the coffee pot or with a little … Continue reading →

Otterbox iPhone Case Review

Otterbox iPhone Cases

After seeing several of us enjoy the cases from Otterbox, the youngest of our family, Casey, decided that he would like one as well. The folks at … Continue reading →