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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Our Best Christmas Cookie Recipes

The day after Thanksgiving the holidays officially kick off in our house and that means it's time to start thinking about all that holiday baking to come. From Christmas cookie exchanges, to parties and even stocking our holiday coffee bar, cookies are in high demand. So, I thought I would share some of our most popular Christmas cookie recipes from over the years. Don't worry, while some of these treats take a bit longer to prepare, some are super simple and perfect for those times you just want to sneak in a quick baking sesh! The...

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Three Thanksgiving Treats for Kids

Halloween is over and Thanksgiving will be here before we know it. And while I'm SO tempted to bring out my holiday decorations NOW, I'm really trying to stay in the moment this year and give Thanksgiving the attention it's due. I have so much to be thankful for from my family, to our health and even our new home, so while I might typically start the holiday baking and crafting fun early, I've decided to focus on more Thanksgiving projects with the kiddos this November. In fact, I think we'll even start working on...

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