to top

Superhero Dessert: Captain America Donuts

Are you planning a superhero party this year? If so, we have the perfect superhero dessert for you. Captain America donuts to be exact. You see, If you know me in real life, you know I'm kind of a Marvel nut. Our whole family is full on Marvel addicted in fact. We LIVE for each and every new movie that the franchise releases. And thanks to the amazingness that was Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War has a lot to live up to. Although, if the last ensemble movie, Captain America: Civil War, is any indication, it's...

Continue reading

Red, White and Blue Fruit Parfait

Red, White and Blue Fruit Parfait Recipe

This red, white and blue fruit parfait is a fun and festive way to kick off your weekend of Olympic watching! Red, White and Blue Fruit Parfait I am a huge fan of the Olympics. I just love watching and rooting for all of the young athletes who have sacrificed so much for their sport reach their dreams. They start today and while I love the summer Olympics, there is something so great about cozying up in winter to watch our favorite athletes hit the snow and ice! It's so neat how my kids get really excited whenever...

Continue reading

Cherry Chocolate Chunk Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

How do cherry chocolate chunk oatmeal cookies sound to you? There are some flavor combinations that are just matches made in heaven. Am I right? Take chocolate and peanut butter for instance. I'll eat that combo in any form. Bwah! The same goes for cherry and chocolate, namely dark chocolate. I just love how those flavors play off of each other. They're perfect partners for any dessert and these cherry chocolate chunk oatmeal cookies are no different! Not only are they decadently delicious, but they're awfully pretty too look at too! Now this particular recipe...

Continue reading

Mango Green Smoothie Recipe

Mango Green Smoothie Recipe

This mango green smoothie recipe is a fresh great start to the day. It's a simple green smoothie and I've often seen this combination of ingredients discussed as the "beginners green smoothie". It has a sweetness to it that works for almost everyone and even my kids love it. Although we are admittedly a big smoothie household. I'll always take my boys starting the day with such great nutrients as a win. It lets me stress less when dinnertime veggies get pushed around on their plates. Mango Green Smoothie Recipe One of these reasons I love this...

Continue reading

Cute and Easy Valentine’s Day Treats for Kids

Christmas is barely over and here I am about to talk to you about Valentine's Day. There's no shame in my game! What can I say? I just love celebrating holidays and Valentine's Day is one of my favorites. First, I adore celebrating the love I share with my honey. But I also have a blast surprising my kiddo with special treats. My mom always made Valentine's Day so festive for my sister and myself when we were growing up. I've so enjoyed continuing on that tradition with my own little ones. And I bet...

Continue reading

Three Holiday Ready Drinks

With Christmas right around the corner, we know we aren't the only ones who are in the throws of planning their holiday celebrations. We're both hosting our families this year and, after a somewhat stressful year, we're all ready to just kick back and really enjoy each other's company. And with that, it seems like the perfect time to talk holiday ready DRINKS. Bwah! Now, my sister happens to be the real talent behind the bar in the family, but since it's my turn to host, I'm determined to show off my own drink mixin' skills...

Continue reading