Real Time Analytics

Best Desserts of 2013

Conversation Heart Cupcakes :: Recipe on

Even though it’s the first of the year and I know you probably have New Year’s Resolutions about eating healthy, I’m going to tempt you a bit with my Best Desserts of 2013. Yesterday we shared our Best Projects of 2013, including crafts, DIY projects and decorating for your home. Now let’s see what we’ve […]

New Year’s Eve Party Dessert, Appetizers and Fun


Happy New Year! Are you hosting a New Year’s Party or maybe just a quiet evening at home with the family? In our house, we celebrate with an evening of munching on appetizers and our traditional Countdown Bags! I’ve put together 70 fun ideas and recipes for your family to ring in the New Year!  […]

New Year’s Eve Countdown Goodie Bags

New Year's Eve Countdown Bags with FREE Printable Clocks | Available on

Traditions…one of the things I love most about the Holidays. Many, many years ago, we started a great tradition…New Year’s Eve Countdown Goodie Bags. Each hour leading up to midnight, fill a bag with toys, candy, small puzzles and more. Be sure to leave the noise makers for the midnight bag. You might also like… […]

100 days of Homemade Holiday Inspiration

100 days of Homemade Holiday Inspiration

Well sadly we have come to the end. Our 100 Days of Homemade Holiday Inspiration may be done but we have some amazing Holiday ideas for you! There are delicious Christmas Treats to bake and give as gifts, beautiful ways to decorate your home for the Holidays, crafts to make and gifts that will bring a […]

Gingerbread Houses with Younger Children: 100 Days of Homemade Holiday Inspiration

How to make Gingerbread Houses with Young Children ::

Welcome to day 25 of 100 Days of Homemade Holiday Inspiration!  We are 1/4 of the way there, can you believe it? One thing I love about the Holidays is the excitement of children. Kids get so excited about the decorations, lights, and all the fun!  This next inspiration we’d love to share is perfect […]

DIY Family Recipe Shadowbox Frame:100 Days of Homemade Holiday Inspiration

DIY Shadowbox Frame

Do you have a special family recipe that has been passed down?  If so then you will LOVE today’s inspiration for Day 24 of our 100 Days of Homemade Holiday Inspiration!  These DIY Family Recipe Shadowbox Frames will be easy to make with just a few materials.  You can get these shadowbox frames at most craft […]

Candy Kiss Mouse Ornament: 100 Days of Homemade Holiday Inspiration

Candy-Kiss-Mouse-Ornament - Day 19

Here we are on day 18 of our 100 Days of Homemade Holiday Inspiration!  What’s your favorite inspiration so far?  I am really impressed with these DIY Candy Kiss Mouse Ornaments we have for you today!  These adorable candy kiss ornaments would make a great project for the kiddos – maybe as a class project, or […]