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Chocolate Chip Cherry Bars Recipe

Cherry Bars Recipe

One of our favorite summertime treats are in season. That's right, it's cherry time! Both Kristin and I love cherries so much that we can just sit there and gorge on the delicious fruit! I love making a bowl for myself and settling in for some late night TV. Cooking with cherries is also fun. My three-year-old Max is starting to get in the kitchen with me and this Chocolate Chip Cherry Bars Recipe was the perfect dessert to have him stir and mix. These bars are  really quick and easy to make so having a...

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Easy DIY Halloween Snack Cups

halloween snack cups supplies

Yes, you read that right. I'm sharing easy DIY Halloween snack cups in June. Let me explain myself. I've decided that this upcoming school year I'm going to be more on the ball. I'm SO happy with our kids' new school, we moved last summer in case you hadn't heard, and I want to get even more involved over there if I can. That being said, I'm a busy working mom, so I don't have a ton of extra time on my hands. I think if I go into the school year with some classroom...

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Easy Weeknight Dinner, Cheesy Pasta with Bacon and Peas

Cheesy Pasta with Bacon and Peas

I think pretty much all parents are always looking for easy weeknight dinners. Regardless of wether you work and commute, work from home, or stay home with children, weeknight dinners aren't easy to get on the table. So when I say I have a great week night dinner I mean it. This Cheesy Pasta with Bacon and Peas was a hit with all of us and truly fast enough for a week night. Cheesy Pasta with Bacon and Peas We all know that pasta and cheese tends to be a hit with kids. So why not turn...

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Heart Cookie Sandwiches for Mother’s Day

I've been itching to do some baking lately and I do believe heart cookie sandwiches are just the ticket! With Mother's Day coming up, I thought it would be the perfect time to whip up some tasty treats for my own mama. I know the hubs and my kiddos have some special plans in the works for me, but I always make sure I honor my own mother for everything she's done for me. I wouldn't be the mommy I am today without her love and guidance! And what better way to say I love...

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Easy DIY Mermaid Party Treats

Who has a party to plan this season? This girl has more than one. Eeek! How does a mermaid party sound? It sounds like a blast right? Ok, let's talk mermaid party treats then, shall we? I know it's still spring, but summer is right around the corner. And summer just begs for a mermaid party. I mean my kiddos get out of school in three weeks. That's right.  I said just THREE weeks! Can you believe that? I don't know where this year has gone, but it has flown by. Summer is definitely imminent. Since...

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How to Get Going in the Morning

Let's talk about how to get going in the morning. For me, it's not easy. It's just not easy at all. You see, I'm not a morning person. I never have been. As a result, I find it really hard to leave my bed. I'm a mom, however, and not being a morning person doesn't exactly work when there are little people depending on you. I can't just schedule afternoon classes and sleep in like I did in college. Bwah! Nope. I have to get up. And I have to get up EARLY. Eeek! Breakfast...

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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...

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