Cauldron Cupcakes -Hosting a Halloween party this year or need a cute and easy treat idea? These Cauldron Cupcakes are perfect for parties and easy to make with kids.

Cauldron Cupcakes

Hosting a Halloween party this year or need a cute and easy treat idea? These Cauldron Cupcakes are perfect for parties and easy to make with kids. Witches, goblins and ghosts, oh my! Halloween season is upon us and it’s completely taken over our home. Last weekend the kids tried on their new Halloween pajamas,… 

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Tuna Nicoise Sandwich

New Season, New Recipes

Hello friends! I hope your week is off to a good start. I can’t believe we’re so close to October already. I’m trying to savor these semi-calm weeks before the real craziness begins. As a mom and blogger October-December is jam packed with deadlines, performances, parties and other events that pop up during the busy… 

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How to make glow-in-the-dark Halloween clings - great for kids and to decorate Halloween party cups!

Glow-in-the-dark Halloween Clings

How to make glow-in-the-dark Halloween clings You guys, we LOVE glow-in-the-dark crafts. I mean after sharing a glow in the dark party, pumpkins and slime, it shouldn’t be a surprise we have more glow Halloween craft ideas to share. For today’s project I’m partnering with iLoveToCreate to share with you glow-in-the-dark Halloween clings. I actually made… 

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Pumpkin Lollipops

Jack-O-Lantern Lollipops

Hello friends! If you following me on snapchat or instagram you may have noticed that it’s been a busy month. I spent 4 days in beautiful Carmel, California for the Michaels Makers summit and it was everything dreams are made of. Crafting, hanging out with friends, eating amazing food and enjoying the beautiful coastal scenery…. 

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ShowTell

Show & Tell

Hello friends! I hope you had a great Labor Day weekend! We spent our long weekend baking and watching Halloween movies. We had some unusually cool weather in the low 80’s so it almost felt like fall. This week I’m focusing on new apple recipes and a few more Halloween projects that I can’t wait… 

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DIY Pumpkin Diorama - create a spooky graveyard entrance pumpkin diorama with flying bats.

DIY Pumpkin Diorama

I’ve always believed September 1st is the unofficial start of fall. Pumpkin spice lattes should be out soon, Halloween candy is available in stores and I think it’s acceptable to start working on fall décor without getting strange looks from your neighbors. So how about we kickoff September with a pumpkin decorating idea? This month… 

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Spicy Chicken Tortilla Soup

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Hello friends! Today I’m collaborating with Foster Farms to share a soup recipe that’s perfect for fall. If you’re looking for a light new comfort food recipe, this chicken tortilla soup is easy to make and packed with fresh vegetables. Prepare your ingredients ahead of time and whip up this soup in less than 30… 

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DIY Glow-in-the-dark pumpkins – welcome guests and trick or treaters with glow in the dark vinyl pumpkins!

Glow-in-the-Dark Pumpkins

DIY Glow-in-the-dark pumpkins – welcome guests and trick or treaters with glow in the dark vinyl pumpkins! Eeek! Are you getting excited about Halloween? I’m noticing Halloween displays in stores and it’s making me really excited about Halloween crafting. Today I’m participating a vinyl competition with Expressions Vinyl and would really appreciate your vote! With… 

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How to make a Halloween candy jar made out of a terra cotta pot, saucer, a glass bowl and wooden knob. Perfect for decorating and displaying your favorite Halloween treats!

Halloween Candy Jar

How to make a Halloween candy jar made out of a terra cotta pot, saucer, a glass bowl and wooden knob. Perfect for decorating and displaying your favorite Halloween treats! A little over 6 years ago I started this blog in hopes of updating family and friends on our family life. Some of my first… 

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