Dipped Sprinkled Cones + Dairy Free Ice Cream

Do you love ice cream?  We do too! We can't wait for summer, carefree afternoons and cooling off with one of our favorite treats.  Today I'm sharing how to make easy dipped sprinkled cones perfect for ice cream socials and hot summer afternoons.  I'm so excited to have partnered with Blue Bunny Ice Cream to share some fun ways to enjoy this summertime treat. While everyone in my family LOVES ice cream it's not always easy to enjoy this sweet treat.  That's because my oldest daughter is … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Hunt Party

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...]

DIY Wooden Washi Tape Tic Tac Toe Game

A few days ago I revealed my new office makeover and the fact that I have a problem hoarding my craft supplies.  I buy fun and pretty craft and party supplies with good intentions to use them, but then I stash them away in my office and either forget that they are there or convince myself that it is too pretty to "waste."   Well with the start of the new year and a freshly organized office I've decided to use up those pretty things and use them to create extraordinary memories and fun, like this … [Read more...]

Indian Corn Cookies

The other day while I was preparing for my Kids Thanksgiving Table TV segment on The Broadcast I came across this recipe on the Imperial Sugar Kids Kitchen website.  I knew I wanted to have an interactive activity that the kids could do and enjoy on Thanksgiving while the adults are busy getting the big meal ready. These Indian Corn Cookies looked easy and my kids agreed that they sounded yummy too!  A was talking about the idea with a friend of ours and mentioned that we were headed home to … [Read more...]

Halloween Monster Guts Punch

Halloween is always more fun when there are terrifying treats or creepy recipes involved.  Which is why your kids are going to love my new kid-friendly mocktail recipe for  Halloween Monster Guts Punch. This punch is perfect for parties, like our Mad Scientist Party or for an extra creepy Halloween dinner drink.  This sweet and bubbly drink may look frightening, but don't be afraid it's super easy to make and sure to be a hit with the kids. What's not to love?  This bubbly concoction … [Read more...]

Halloween Mummy Wrapped Spoons

Make this year's Halloween party or dinner extra spooky with these easy Halloween Mummy Wrapped Spoons.  Tie these fun mummy wrapped spoons to mini pudding cups for a special spooky treat, or just set the table with them for your Halloween dinner before Trick-or-Treating, either way your kids are going to love this quick and easy craft! Plus, I've teamed up with my crafty friends to bring you 7 other festive black and white ideas that are sure to make this one Spook-tacular Halloween! Girl … [Read more...]

10 Minute Homemade Jellyfish Costume

Me and 80+ blog buddies got together to bring you 80+ DIY Halloween costumes, including this cute and easy 10 MINUTE HOMEMADE JELLYFISH COSTUME! I'm teaming up with Jamie Dorobek and her handmade Halloween costume site, Really Awesome Costumes to bring y'all tons of easy ideas to craft up DIY Halloween costumes for everyone including your pets, family costumes, and even a trunk or treat idea!   Along with my 10 Minute Homemade Jellyfish Costume, I'm sharing 88+ more really awesome … [Read more...]

Snack Time Tic Tac Toe

Learning makes you hungry...at least that is what happens when my kids have been in school all day.  Before we've even walked in the door and unpacked backpacks they are asking for a snack.  And I'm always looking for healthy snacks that will keep them satisfied but won't ruin their appetite before dinner.  This year with a little help from our sponsor California Raisins and our free Snack Time Tic Tac Toe printable, you can make snack time healthy and fun! Raisins were always one of my moms … [Read more...]

Kid-Friendly Entertaining Ideas for Chinet

I am so excited to spill the beans on a special project I've been working on with Chinet!  Giggles Galore created Kid-Friendly Entertaining Ideas for Chinet and now you can see six of my favorite ways to make entertaining even the tiniest guest at your next party a breeze! I've had the privilege of working with this company in the past and absolutely love them and their products!  Back in the Fall I featured a Football Tailgate series with tailgate party cups, a DIY referee banner and lots of … [Read more...]

Healthy Breakfast Kabobs

My daughter's school recently held a video contest for Healthy Breakfast Recipes and the budding star that she is, she asked if she could enter. Of course I said yes and we set out to figure out a healthy and easy breakfast recipe that she could make.  She finally decided on Healthy Breakfast Kabobs with a Honey Cinnamon Yogurt Dip. Who doesn't love a kabob?  The combinations are practically limitless and you can customize them to everyone's individual taste.  Plus, these are honestly perfect … [Read more...]