Chocolate Mousse Recipe

Oreo Chocolate Mousse

A rich and creamy chocolate mousse layered with Oreo crumbs. Happy Monday, my friends! Today I’m sharing an easy chocolate mousse recipe. At a blogging event a few years ago I had my first taste of chocolate mousse. Don’t ask me why it took me so long to try it because I’m still questioning it… 

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Pumpkin Pie

Mrs. Smith’s Pies & $50 Williams-Sonoma Gift Card

This post brought to you by Mrs. Smith’s. All opinions are 100% mine. The holiday season is upon us. You know what that means..its time for family gatherings and holiday parties! It’s one of the busiest times of the year for most of us. As you know I love making homemade treats for family and… 

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Kindle Fire Giveaway

Kindle Fire Giveaway

The Holidays are here! To celebrate, and thank all of our fans for an amazing year, I got together with some of my bloggy friends to create a giveaway for all of our fans! Sure, we wish we could give each of you a gift… but since we can’t we’ll be sending one of you… 

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Triple Chocolate Peppermint Brownies

My favorite holiday treat is without a doubt Ghirardelli peppermint bark. Have you tried it? It is amazing! My oldest (who loves anything and everything mint) and I were eating a piece of peppermint bark the other day when he suggested that we use it to bake with. It inspired me to create a Triple… 

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Lifestyle Crafts Knotty and Nice Discount

Paper Bow {Christmas Gift Wrap Ideas}

By now you may have realized that I LOVE paper crafts. Earlier this year I began reading a few paper crafting magazines and quickly became fascinated with all the tools and techniques. There’s still so much I have yet to explore but I feel like I’ve come a long way and am learning what my… 

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Marshmallow Snowman Treats Recipe

Marshmallow Snowman and Mini Butterfinger Cheesecakes

Baking season is officially here! You know what that means right? There’s been a whole lot of Christmas music playing and baking going on around here. The kids and I made THE cutest marshmallow snowman treats this weekend. But today I have not one but TWO recipes to share with you! While the kids ate… 

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pear

12 Days of Christmas: Pear Ornament

Happy Monday, my friends! Today I’m sharing an easy German glass glitter pear ornament as part of my sweet friends Nat & Holly’s 12 Days of Christmas series. I absolutely adore Nat & Holly from My Sister’s Suitcase so I’m thrilled to be part of their series. My part of the song is “A Partridge… 

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German Glass Glitter Pinecone

Local Holiday Decor Inspiration

I often find inspiration for home decor and craft ideas online. With the help of pinterest I’ve been able to create projects that I sometimes wouldn’t have thought of myself. Do you ever have one of those “why didn’t I think of that” moments after finding something on pinterest? I sure do! Pinterest is great… 

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Glitter Snowflake Ornament

Glitter Ornaments

This year our tree is going to have an eclectic collection of handmade and store bought ornaments. I want to focus on making as many ornaments with the kids as possible, both to give as gifts and keep for our own tree. I recently made glitter snowflake ornaments that I couldn’t wait to share. This… 

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