DIY bath bombs

How To Make Bath Bombs || Video Tutorial

HOW TO MAKE BATH BOMBS – create your own bath bombs at home with this easy video tutorial and recipe! If you guys have followed my blog for a while or watch my Snapchat’s, then you know I’m a little obsessed with bath bombs. There are few things I like more than soaking in a… 

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ganache peppermint cookies

Chocolate Ganache Peppermint Cookies

The holiday baking has officially begun in our home. We’ve spent the last week testing cookies, fudge, brownies, and candy recipes to give as holiday gifts this year. Over the years I’ve accumulated recipes dating back to my childhood that we make every holiday season. Most are written on notebook pages nestled in a folder… 

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Homemade Peppermint Whipped Cream

Peppermint Whipped Cream

Easy 2-ingredient peppermint whipped cream. With the cooler weather replacing our high California temperatures, we’ve had one thing on our mind..hot chocolate! Given the chance my kids would drink hot chocolate even in 110 degree weather. They love a warm cup of cheer to snuggle next to the fire with or during movie nights. While… 

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Holiday Gift Guide - Top Gifts

20+ Holiday Gift Ideas

Holiday gift guide – top gifts for 2014. Hey friends! Are you working on your holiday shopping? I’m feeling pretty comfortable with having 75% of my list done. I always have a few last-minute gifts left the days leading up to Christmas. So yes, I’m one of those frantically trying to find something decent at… 

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Peppermint Cream Cheese Dip

Peppermint Bark Cheesecake Dip

Peppermint bark cheesecake dip and Christmas treats blog hop. If you’ve haven’t noticed we’re in a bit of a peppermint craze right now. It’s like those first few weeks of fall when pumpkin everything takes over your life. The beginning of December always turns into a peppermint fest for us. We like our Oreo peppermint… 

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gingerbread sugar scrub cubes

Gingerbread Sugar Scrub Cubes

Homemade gingerbread sugar scrub cubes – a great under $5 Christmas gift idea. My favorite type of gifts to give for Christmas and birthdays are sugar scrubs. They’re perfect for sharing a little spa-like treatment with a friend and also an inexpensive gift to mass produce. With Christmas only a few weeks away I thought… 

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Chicken tortilla soup

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Easy Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe A few weeks ago I shared a picture of my cold and foggy morning run on social media. The majority of the responses on instagram and Facebook were somewhere along the lines of “ WHAT? It’s not even snowing there!” I had a good laugh about it but truth is… 

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Homemade Peppermint Soap

DIY Peppermint Soap

DIY Peppermint Soap Recipe – create a handmade soap gift with only 3 ingredients!  Hi crafty friends! Now that it’s December and dare I say socially acceptable to begin making Christmas gifts I plan to share several gift ideas with you each week. Starting this week you’ll see new sugar scrub recipes, easy handmade soaps,… 

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Dutch Apple Pie

Dutch Apple Pie

This post is brought to you by Glad. Freshness, wrapped up. Dutch Apple Pie Recipe – made with Granny Smith and MacIntosh apples. The beauty of the holiday season is that it brings people together. Whether it’s a holiday work party or gathering with family who live far away. We cherish these precious weeks as we… 

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