Tropical Twisters Drink Cocktail Mocktail Recipe

Tropical Twisters On the Rocks #Drink #Recipe #Cocktail #Mocktail

I just returned from an amazing blogging trip with 39 other women. It was relaxing and wonderful. And it reminded me of something I tend to forget when I’m bogged down with work and family. Girl time is important. Whether it’s an evening out dancing or just hanging out at a friend’s house to catch… read more »

Super Easy Twice-Baked Ranch Potatoes #Recipe

Easy Twice Baked Ranch Potatoes #Recipe

I’m not much of a chef. I love to bake and have been pretty successful in the past with my cookies and baked treats. I even had a small dessert business for a while. But when it comes to cooking, I’m never going to be a world-class chef. Which is just fine. I just want to… read more »

Sweet Swap Cookies – A Healthier Treat #Recipe

Sweet Swaps Cookies

  As I mentioned a couple of weeks ago in my Sweet Swaps post, many women have no idea how much sugar they consume on a daily basis. Although experts advise us to have no more than 6 teaspoons, the average American eats 22 teaspoons of sugar every day. Much of the sugar we consume… read more »

Ultimate Blueberry Cream Muffins Recipe – Giveaway

Ultimate Blueberry Cream Muffins #Recipe

One of our all-time favorite foods is fresh blueberries. The kids love them as snacks, as sides in meals and as a sweet and juicy addition to lots of our family recipes. Blueberries are super healthy too. They’re only 80 calories per cup, are low in fat and are a great source of Vitamin C… read more »

Strawberry and Cream Cupcakes #Recipe #Cupcakes

Strawberry and Cream Cupcakes #Recipe #Cupcakes

. Strawberry and Cream Cupcakes . Strawberry Cupcakes . 1 Box White Cake Mix 1 ¼ cups strawberry-flavored soda pop Vegetable oil and/or eggs/egg whites called for on cake mix box Red food color, if desired  . 1. Pre-heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pans). Line muffin pan with cupcake liners. 2.… read more »

Whipped Cream Hearts #Recipe

Whipped Cream Hearts - Dress up Hot Drinks

After having three kids, I can tell you that not all parenting methods work the same with different children. What worked with my little girls does not seem to be working with my toddler son. I’m not ashamed to admit what has been working lately – bribery. My son doesn’t care about time outs, toys… read more »

Garlic and Tomato Pasta Recipe

Garlic and Tomato Pasta Recipe

One of my family’s favorite recipes is one of the simplest. Whether we want a big meal with pasta, salad and bread or just a small bowl of pasta for lunch, this Garlic and Tomato Pasta is always a hit. It’s easy to make, so it’s always perfect for this busy mom. And it’s full… read more »

Snowflake Cookies – Christmas Cookies Recipe

Snowflake Cookies #Christmas #Cookies #Recipe #Tips

. Snowflake Christmas Cookies . No Fail Sugar Cookies   This recipe is perfect for cookie cutters. The dough doesn’t spread during baking, so you get nice cookie shapes.  Ingredients •  6 cups flour •  3 tsp. baking powder •  2 cups unsalted butter •  2 cups sugar (white granulated) •  2 eggs •  2… read more »

Peppermint Cookie Cups – Holiday Parties #Recipe

Peppermint Cookies Cups - Perfect for Holiday Parties!

. Peppermint Cookies Cups . Ingredients: 1 Package of Pre-cut Refrigerated Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough  1 Cup of heavy cream or whipping cream 2 tsp. pure peppermint extract 2 tsp. powdered sugar Red Food Coloring (optional)   Directions: 1. In a well-greased cupcake pan, place one square of chocolate chip cookie dough, and bake according… read more »

Christmas Cookies Recipe – Perfect for Gifts

Christmas Cookies Recipe

  Christmas Cookies Recipe . This recipe is perfect for making Christmas cookies from cookie cutters. The dough holds its shape and doesn’t spread when baking. . Ingredients •   6 cups flour •   3 tsp. baking powder •   2 cups unsalted butter •   2 cups sugar (white granulated) •   2 eggs •   2 tsp. vanilla… read more »