Rock Candy Rainbow Donuts

It has been raining here non stop.  I seriously can't remember the last time we saw the sun, which is quite frankly starting to make me go bananas.  I don't think I would handle living in a climate where there are gloomy skies and rain all the time, this girl needs sunshine!  But then again I'm reminded of that old saying "you can't have a rainbow without a little rain", and I realize sometimes you need a good storm to see the bright beginnings.  But, while I am waiting on … [Read more...]

Simple and spooky Halloween donuts + FREE printables

Halloween time is easily one of my favorite seasons out of  the year! During Halloween I like to make our snacks a little more fun. One of my go-to's for parties or gatherings are store-bought treats. I recently whipped up some simple and spooky Halloween donuts! They're so easy to make, it's frightening! Having a Halloween party soon? Printable party decor is also a quick and easy way to add some fun touches to your every day table, bar, etc. I'm sharing my free downloads for Halloween … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Spice Donuts

September is the unofficial start of all things Pumpkin Spice, and my family loves it!  One of our favorite treats is homemade donuts.  They are super easy and fun to make, and you can make just about any flavor you can imagine.  These delicious treats would be perfect on a crisp fall morning with your favorite latte.   I made these donuts with my Nostalgia Electrics donut maker, but you could use a donut pan too. What You Will Need:   1 Box Yellow … [Read more...]

Candied Maple Bacon Donut Kabobs

Donuts are all the craze right now. Every where you turn there are donuts...donut crafts, donut parties and gourmet donuts. Speaking of gourmet donuts, maple bacon donuts are becoming a serious trend setters. Today I'm bringing you my version of this popular donut treat, Candied Maple Bacon Donut Kabobs. Plus, I'm sharing a free printable tag to help you create a tasty Father's Day breakfast that dad will love! My hubby isn't a big donut fan, but he recently ordered a gourmet maple bacon … [Read more...]

Donuts with Dad Father’s Day Celebration

We just spent the whole week celebrating National Doughnut Day with some of our favorite lifestyle bloggers.  So, it only seemed fitting that we keep the donut vibe going as we start thinking about the next holiday, Father's Day!  When my kids were in pre-school one of their favorite things was Donuts with Dad.   I was the one who typically spent my day volunteering or attending functions at preschool, so they thought it was extra special when dad would come and hang out with … [Read more...]

National Donut Day Tags

Hip, hip hooray it's National Donut Day!  If you are going to celebrate a made up holiday this is definitely one worth celebrating. I love doing things with my kids for these silly holiday's.  After all isn't this where traditions and memories are made?  This morning my kids woke up to a fun little surprise, donut holes all packed up with these cute free printable National Donut Day Tags. My kids are always asking for donuts on the weekends and since National Donut Day … [Read more...]

National Doughnut Day Blog Hop Day 5

Today is the day we've been waiting for all week, National Doughnut Day is finally here!  I hope you've grabbed a box of your favorite doughnuts to celebrate.  Or maybe you've recreated one of the creative projects we shared this week, like my DIY Donut Plates. Or maybe you made the Bacon Maple Doughnut Milkshakes or the White Russian with Coffee.  If you are just now realizing it's National Doughnut Day and you want to celebrate, but are short on time don't worry we have you … [Read more...]

DIY Donut Plates

Rise and shine it's donut time!  You may have noticed that all week long we are celebrating National Doughnut Day, which is this Friday June 2, with 10 of our favorite party and lifestyle bloggers.  We are bringing you crafts, parties and recipes everyday! Today I am super excited to share my DIY Donut Plates to help you celebrate and enjoy your donuts on National Doughnut Day!   Before we dive into this super simple tutorial I have to know do you spell "donut" or … [Read more...]

25 Carrot Themed Recipes and Crafts for Easter

Easter is just a month away, and I am so excited. I love Easter and all of the traditions that go with it, like Easter egg hunt parties, new Easter outfits for church, and confetti egg!  There are so many ways to celebrate Easter, and many of us like to gather with our loved ones, feast on delicious food, have egg hunts with the kids, and just be together. Inspired by the Easter bunny himself, and his favorite food I have rounded up 25 Carrot Themed Recipes and Crafts for Easter.  … [Read more...]

Christmas Morning Breakfasts

After all of the magic and excitement on Christmas morning you and your family are sure to have worked up an appetite. My family has a tradition of eating scones with honey and butter on Christmas morning, it's one of the things I look forward to every year.  But, my husband has requested that there be a little bit more substance (think bacon and eggs) this year.  Whether you are looking for sweet or savory, these Christmas Morning Breakfasts ideas are all delicious and something that everyone … [Read more...]