Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread

Greek Yogurt Pumpkin Bread (With Chocolate Chips)

Back in college (forever ago), my favorite treat was when my best friend would make me a loaf of her banana bread with chocolate chips. I still love banana bread, and have even been known to “accidentally” buy too many bananas so that I have to make some banana bread, but my favorite bread treat these […]

Halloween Ghost Craft

Halloween Ghost Craft

Boo! Last week I asked Sissy what she wanted to do on her day with mommy. She replied, “Play a game, make a project and play with my dollies.” A list I was happy to oblige. I dreamed up a pumpkin craft I thought would be perfect, but when it game time to make said […]

5 Tips For Stress-Free Homework Time

5 Tips For Stress-Free Homework Time

Getting kids to sit down to do homework everyday is task. I know, I have been there — the frustration, the nagging and even the tears. It can be very stressful. But after many battles, we established family guidelines for getting homework done that made the chore more bearable for all. Although we still have our moments, these five simple tips help keep homework stress free.

Pumpkin Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pumpkin Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pumpkin Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies. Let me let that sink in for a minute. Pumpkin and Nutella and chocolate chips all in one cookie. This is the ultimate fall cookie, and yes, it is as awesome as it sounds. This cookie basically combines three of my favorite ingredients into one cookie of deliciousness. I thought […]

Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party Hocus Pocus

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party Will Put A Spell On You

Well Disney has done it again. Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party was made even better (who knew that was possible?!) by the addition of a brand new stage show during the Magic Kingdom’s Halloween celebration. Not just any stage show, this one featured my favorite Halloween movie of all time — Hocus Pocus. And oh, the […]

30 Pumpkin Recipes

30+ Pumpkin Recipes

It is that wonderful time of year when we pumpkin all things – otherwise known as fall. Yummy! Pumpkins aren’t just fun to carve, the are delicious too! Since I can’t get enough pumpkin, I rounded up 30+ pumpkin recipes that will make your mouth water – pumpkin drinks, pumpkin desserts, pumpkin breakfast treats and […]

The Muppets D23Expo

5 Things You Should Know About The Muppets On ABC

When I sat down to listen to the Muppets panel at the D23Expo, I was filled with nostalgia. I mean come on, it is The Muppets! How exciting to hear the puppeteers behind some of my favorite characters talk about the new show, The Muppets, airing Tuesday nights on ABC. And I am thrilled to say […]

Baked Cheese Grits

Baked Cheese Grits

Baked Cheese Grits. Have you ever had them? I grew up on traditional grits, you know the kind in the bowl, but when I was introduced to baked cheese grits a few years ago my love for grits changed forever. Cheese grits are good, baked cheese oh-my-gee they are awesome. I attribute my love for […]

Minion Birthday Cake

Minion Birthday Party Ideas

So your little minion wants to have a Minion birthday party? So did my friend’s daughter, and she went all out on the cutest little Minion party you’ve ever seen. If you are looking for Minion birthday party ideas, there are plenty of great ones from her party. I have to start with the centerpiece […]

Danielle Steel Books

Limited Edition Danielle Steel Library Sweepstakes

There is nothing like curling up in a comfy spot with a blanket and a good book. The ability to be whisked away from reality and transported into another time and another place. A good book is the ultimate escape. And a library full of Danielle Steel books is the perfect get away. With books published in […]