Asparagus and New Potato Salad

Asparagus Potato Salad

Today I'm sharing one of my favorite springtime recipes, Asparagus and New Potato Salad.  This light and fresh side dish showcases both asparagus and new potatoes with a hint of lemon and thyme and will quickly become a favorite for dinner, outdoor entertaining or Easter Brunch. This recipe is an oldie I found in a cookbook my first year of married life and have tweaked over the years to make it my own signature dish. My parents had come up for a visit and we decided to take a trip down to … [Read more...]

Polka Dot Easter Bags

Painting with Carrots Polka Dot Easter Bags

Hello!  The sun is finally shinning after weeks and weeks of non-stop rain and we are enjoying a beautiful spring day.  I'm excited to be hanging out with my friends over at Name Bubbles today sharing a fun Easter craft using carrots, yep that's right we are painting with carrots!  Pop on over to My Daily Bubble to get all the details on these super cute and easy Polka Dot Easter Bags. And don't forget to check out our other Easter ideas and inspiration including our Easter Egg Hunt … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Hunt Party

Easter Egg Hunt Party Food

Some people love to cook, others enjoy gardening but me I truly love hosting parties.  Entertaining is such a huge part of who I am, it makes my heart sing to have my home filled with friends and family.  Whether we are gathered together to celebrate making it through the work week or special occasions like our Easter Egg Hunt Party, parties big and small make me happy! This year our annual Easter Egg Hunt Party was inspired by this cute little porcelain bunny I picked up at Target. I knew … [Read more...]

Building the Perfect Easter Basket + Giveaway

How to Build the Perfect Easter Basket

Easter is just around the corner and we are excited to partner with CVS to show you how to build the perfect Easter Basket with everything your little ones will love.  Plus you will have the chance to win this Easter basket valued at over $50 and you'll want to make sure you check out the 25 other bloggers I've teamed up with for a fun "My Favorite Things Eater Basket Giveaway!" The perfect Easter basket should be full of bright colors, tasty sweets and fun gifts.  It's super easy to put … [Read more...]

Carrot Cake Bunny Bait

M&Ms Carrot Cake Bunny Bait_Giggles Galore

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MMsCarrotCake #CollectiveBias From the moment I found out I was going to be a mom I started planning all sorts of fun activities in my head.  I knew I wanted to be that "fun mom" just like my own mother who created lots of memorable moments filled with laughter and joy.  I'm a sucker for annual traditions and years ago I started hosting an Easter Egg Hunt Party and now it's something my … [Read more...]

Natural Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

Natural Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

Typically when it comes to decorating Easter eggs around here it is usually lots of messy fun with bright colored eggs and silly stickers.  The kids always have a blast, but this year I wanted to make my own version of grown up Easter eggs because the kids shouldn't get to have all the fun, right!?  If you are looking for something this year I have you covered with my Natural Easter Egg Decorating Ideas!  Plus, I've teamed up with 3 other bloggers to give you even more inspiration for decorating … [Read more...]

Bacon Spinach and Mushroom Quiche

Bacon Spinach Mushroom Quiche_Slice of the Pie

Brunch is one of my favorite meals.  But this Bacon Spinach and Mushroom Quiche is a dish you'll be happy to serve at any meal!  With the promise of spring and warmer weather on the horizon this delicious and simple recipe is sure to be a crowd pleaser, whether you are hosting a Paris Inspired Springtime Brunch or gathering with family for a festive Easter Brunch this recipe is sure to be a hit! When my husband and I first got married I would make quiche on a regular basis.  It was an easy, … [Read more...]

Kid Friendly Easter Entertaining Ideas

Grass Mats and Bunny Napkins

While your busy making plans for Easter Brunch don't forget to throw in some fun details just for the kids!  I've put together some easy kid friendly Easter entertaining ideas just in time for Easter. Nothing says Easter like the white and fluffy Easter Bunny, which is why I decided to use it as our theme this year.  I've had a very busy and demanding schedule lately but I still wanted to do something extra special for my kids and family on Easter Sunday.  I stuck with simple ideas that even … [Read more...]

Easter Bunny Cups and Bunny Bait

Easter Bunny Cup

Hippity Hoppity Easter is just around the corner and this easy DIY project is a fun craft for you and the kids.  Your kids will love making these Easter Bunny Cups and filling them with a tasty Bunny Bait snack. Whether you are planning an Easter Egg Hunt party or just want a festive afternoon snack these Easter Bunny Cups filled with sweet Bunny Bait are sure to be a hit with the kids! Supplies: White paper cups Easter Bunny Ear Template Googly eyes Mini pink pom … [Read more...]

9 Easter and Spring Ideas

9 Easter and Spring Ideas

Our first Sunday Soiree was a success, with over 500 projects linked up!  We couldn't be more excited about all of the projects you shared and your amazing creativity.  There were lots of pretty spring and Easter projects linked up and in case you missed it I decided to round up a few of my favorites!  Here are 9 Easter and Spring ideas you still have plenty of time to try before Easter. Spring Cookie Decorating Party|Everyday Enchanting Bunny Bars Jar Easter Gifts|Clean and … [Read more...]