Free Printables for Fall and Halloween!

Is it Fall weather where you live yet?  It is almost October and there's a slight chill in the air.  State fairs are rolling into town- which usually means cooler weather comes soon after!  I thought I would gather up some of the free printables for Fall and for Halloween too so that you could start preparing for decorating and maybe even a party!  Whether your decoration style is whimsical and classic or spooky and colorful, there's something for everyone! Celebrate Fall with some candy … [Read more...]

Oatmeal Cookie Sandwiches with Apple Cinnamon Ice Cream

Summer may officially be over, but that doesn't mean you can't still enjoy a delicious and cool treat.  That's right these Oatmeal Cookie Sandwiches with Apple Cinnamon Ice Cream are bursting with fall flavors and giving us a reason to hang on to one of our favorite parts of summer just a little bit longer. These tempting treats take advantage of deliciously warm fall flavors for an irresistible dessert the whole family will love.  Plus, this is a great recipe for your kids to get in the … [Read more...]

Hearty Basil Chicken Chili

As soon as the temperature drops down into the 80s here in Texas it's considered cool enough to be deemed "fall" weather.  Just the other day at school pick up one of my girl friends was wearing her new fall scarf because it was a balmy 86 degrees, it's just what you do when you get a break from the oppressive heat.  And when the weather man predicts that the weekend low will be in the 60s you plan on making a big pot of hearty Basil Chicken Chili, the ultimate cool weather food.  I love … [Read more...]

Roasted Orange Glazed Rainbow Carrots

It's been one month since we started back to school and it looks like we've all finally settled into our school routine. My kids love their teachers and have been busy making new friends.  But, back to school also means busier schedules, homework, and long days.  Part of the challenge as a parent is finding the perfect balance for everything, all while helping your kids thrive throughout the school year.  Honestly, most days I wonder if I'm getting any of it right. One thing I can make sure I am … [Read more...]

17 Fun Halloween Treats

Pumpkins, ghosts, witches, oh my! There is no limit to what you can be for Halloween- just as there are LOTS of fun Halloween Treats that you can make for parties, classrooms, favors, or just because!  Surprise your guests, students, and kids with these spooky treats that they are sure to love.  It is also a great way to get your kids in the kitchen with you creating memories.  And yummy treats, at that! Make a monster cake that is the centerpiece of the dessert table, complete with monster … [Read more...]

Chorizo Deviled Eggs

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Lone Star Eggs. All opinions are 100% mine. Fall is one of my favorite times of the year because it means boots, cooler weather and football!  We love hanging out and watching football games, everything from Friday Night Lights to cheering on "The Boys" our favorite Texas team.  Texans love their football! But, let's be honest one of my favorite parts of game day is the party and tailgating!  Today we are spicing things for the big game with … [Read more...]

Fall Party: Candy Apple Bar

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BakeInTheFun #CollectiveBias As you may know by now Giggles Galore is all about celebrating life's little moments and making everyday events extraordinary.  Since fall is our favorite season we thought we would celebrate everything we love about it with a Harvest Party and Candy Apple Bar. Plus, I couldn't resist creating another fun "bar" themed party (check out our Hot Dog Bar Party or … [Read more...]

Spinach and Cheese Stuffed Pasta Shells

With the weather cooling down and fall just around the corner we have comfort food on our mind.  This time of year always has longing for warm hearty meals that the family can settle in and linger over the dinner table.  Our Spinach and Cheese Stuffed Pasta Shells make a delicious and simple meal that embodies everything comforting about home cooking. While we crave comforting food this time of year, it is also one of our busiest seasons.  With soccer practice, games, homework and the busy … [Read more...]

Sugar Cookie Fruit Tarts

Hi Giggles Galore Readers. I'm back again to share a recipe for Sugar Cookie Fruit Tarts. These little treats couldn't be easier to make. I always thought tarts were hard to make and time consuming, but nope.. so easy and delicious! Yummy Sugar Cookie Fruit Tarts will be the perfect addition to any party! I recently threw a baby shower for a family member and these tarts were a hit! A guest even asked if they were from Kneaders! I would say that's a success! :) Sugar Cookie Fruit Tarts … [Read more...]

Entertaining: Make Your Own Bruschetta Bar

We are ready to celebrate Fall and can't wait for cooler weather, football and comfort food! When it comes to comfort food and entertaining I think the Italians have it down pat, which is why we are planning a soul-soothing soiree with our festive and fun Bruschetta Bar. I love entertaining friends and family and I can't think of a better way to spend the weekend.  I'm also a big fan of fuss-free entertaining, which is why I love any type of "bar" style party. This summer I hosted lots of get … [Read more...]