Must Follow Dallas Bloggers

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Besides sharing my creative ideas and passion with others I think what drew me to blogging was the sense of community.  After blogging for 5 years I've had the opportunity to meet some amazing women and build incredible friendships with women half way across the country.  But, I'm also very fortunate to have connected with bloggers right here in my own backyard. This is a list of Must Follow Dallas Bloggers who I have been fortunate enough to build a community and support system with.  Check … [Read more...]

Baked Cinnamon Apples

Apples

This post is sponsored by Market Street.  As always all ideas, projects and opinions are 100% my own. Have you ever had the baked cinnamon apples at Chilli's?  My kids love those sweet baked apples and every time we dine out at a restaurant that serves them you can guarantee they will order them.  I finally decided to give them and try and make them at home and I  don't know what took me so long to make these....they are so good!  This recipe is another easy one to throw together and with my … [Read more...]

Lemon Sugar Scrub Gift with a Hint of Color

Lemon Sugar Scrub_Giggles Galore

Need a little sparkle to brighten your day?  Then you’ll love today’s post brought to you by Sparkle®.  This Lemon Sugar Scrub is an easy gift idea that will brighten any mood and chase the blues away. Color can make a difference in our homes and our moods.  Whether it’s a hint of color in a necklace that adds to your outfit or a pop of color that brightens a room, or a special gift, color can definitely have an impact. Which is why I was drawn to the new Sparkle® paper towels with a hint of … [Read more...]

The Creative Collection Link Party

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Raise your hand if this week has flown by for you too.  It was a busy week with recipes, a giveaway, Halloween treats, A Halloween party and even Christmas gift ideas!  Here is a glimpse of what you may have missed this week on Giggles Galore: Now on to this week's The Creative Collection Link Party, but first here are the features from last week: Skeleton Bread|  Made in a Day Pennant Halloween Pillow |  Major Hoff Takes A Wife Rolling Kitchen Pantry Shelves  |  AKA … [Read more...]

Monster Brownie Sandwich Cookies

Monster Brownie Sandwich Cookies

This creative recipe is part of a sponsored post brought to you by Imperial Sugar, however as always all ideas and opinions are 100% my own. They say the kitchen is the heart of the home and I would have to agree.  I have so many memories of spending time in the kitchen helping my mom make dinner and standing on a stool licking the beaters and baking cookies.  It's been a while since I've baked treats with my kids so I decided to fix that with these Monster Brownie Sandwich Cookies. I love … [Read more...]

DIY Christmas Wine Bottle Gift Tags

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I'm back with another fun project for the Cricut Design Space Star Challenge.  This month we were challenged to come up with Christmas gifts, and while I agree that it feels a little too early to start thinking about Christmas gifts I think you'll love this quick, easy and inexpensive gift idea.  These DIY Christmas Wine Bottle Gift Tags are perfect for all of the holiday parties and entertaining you'll be doing in a few months. With my new Cricut Explore and Design Space this project came … [Read more...]

Easy Weeknight Dinners, Pan With a Plan

Fish Tacos Pan with a Plan

Why does making dinner sometimes feel like an overwhelming task?  I love to cook and I really enjoy creating new recipes or trying out new ingredients I know my family will love, but  sometimes with the hustle and bustle of life it feels like making dinner is equivalent to climbing Mount Everest. Well, dinner just got much more convenient thanks to Imagine® Organic Culinary Simmer Sauces, our sponsor for today's recipe and post.  I'm sharing an easy weeknight dinner, Latin Veracruz Fish Tacos, … [Read more...]

Artisan Caramels Cookbook & Giveaway

Artisian Caramel Cook Book

I am so excited to share this post with you today, because these caramels from Firefly Confections just may be one of my favorite things E.V.E.R!  It was love at first bite and I I have been hooked on these creamy caramels ever since.  Sandy from Firefly Confections just released her new Artisan Caramels Cookbook and now you can make your own beautiful, golden, chewy, artisan caramels. In this stunning new book Sandy covers common mistakes to fail-proof techniques to help you learn the ins … [Read more...]

The Munster Mansion

Herman Muster Mansion

Did you ever watch The Munsters as a kid?  I remember watching the black and white reruns of this unusual American family of benign monsters and we even catch old reruns from time to time and watch them with our kids.  But my husband is the real fan!  A few years ago he stumbled on a website for The Munster Mansion (don't ask me why he was searching for The Munster's house, I quit asking questions a long time ago.)  :)  And to his surprise an actual, real-live replica of The Munster's house … [Read more...]

Charlie Brown Great Pumpkin Party

The Great Pumpkin Patch Popcorn Bar Movie Party

This creative party is part of a sponsored post brought to you by Name Bubbles, however as always all ideas and opinions are 100% my own. Fall is the perfect time for enjoying an outdoor movie night, especially when it's a Charlie Brown Great Pumpkin Party & Movie Night!  It really isn't Halloween until you've watch the timeless classic It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown. Our pumpkin patch popcorn bar and outdoor movie night were inspired by the fun new Peanuts Wall Decals from Name … [Read more...]