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Keeping Fun In Thanksgiving!!

Keeping Fun In Thanksgiving!!

When family and friends gather it is always nice to have several options to create fun times together that build into happy memories. We have found some ideas for gratitude and games. We hope you like how easy these ideas are, but the huge difference they can make in creating memorable time together!

Father's Day Meal Ideas!

Father's Day Meal Ideas!

Father’s

He never looks for praises.

He's never one to boast.

He just goes on quietly working

for those he loves the most.

-Karen K. Boyer-

Easter Treats Are Going To Be Simple This Year!!

Easter Treats Are Going To Be Simple This Year!!

Our Easter ideas are coming in groups of 7 this year.  First 7 of the easiest Easter Egg decorating ideas.  Now 7 Easter treat/decoration ideas!  Little to read cause time is precious, but simple ideas that look perfect for Easter!  Hope we are of some help to you!!

7 Easiest and Quickest Easter Egg Decorating Ideas Ever!!

7 Easiest and Quickest Easter Egg Decorating Ideas Ever!!

How is it Easter is this weekend?  Catch-up mode seems to be the name of the game around here!  How about you?  We have collected 7 Easter egg coloring ideas that use things you have around your home!  They are super easy, fun, and the kids will love the celebration preparations they can join in on!!  Hope these help you out!!

Hot Chocolate Warmth Through Winter!!

Hot Chocolate Warmth Through Winter!!

Do you want some amazing hot chocolate recipes to get you through the winter with a smile?

OK - we saw this and our heart went flip!  The combination of chocolate with anything is a no-brainer!!  And when it involves hot chocolate - that got our attention!  

LOOK at all these amazing combinations!!  There are even more recipes on the site!!  You can enjoy yourself clear to spring!! Pssst-we have also found a great Valentine FREE printable also.  It's at the end of this post!

Give some a try and feel that warmth spread throughout your whole self!!  

Almost Instant Treats! Easy To Make With A Few Ingredients!

Almost Instant Treats! Easy To Make With A Few Ingredients!

Do you ever feel like you want to make one more treat for a family gathering or to take to a friend, but you want it to be very simple?

we found 7 delicious and simple treats you can make up in minutes!

Pumpkin Pie Twists!! YUM!! EASY!!

Pumpkin Pie Twists!!  YUM!!  EASY!!

This recipe looks too delicious and too easy not to share with you!!  The name says all you need to know - Pumpkin Pie Twists!!  When I spotted it I knew it was a winner for those very reasons - delicious and easy!!  And btw - I spotted free Thanksgiving printables you'll love, included here also!

Do You Love Spooky Dinners!!

Do You Love Spooky Dinners!!

One of the creepiest things we love to do for Halloween is have SPOOKY dinners!!  The kids eyes light up when they see it is spooky dinner time!  They can't wait to see what we are having and how ghoulish each item on the menu is!!  It is frightfully fun!!

We gathered some gruesome recipes so it is not frightful for you to put together a spooky dinner at your haunted house - 

Do You Love Pesto? It's So Easy To Make!!

Do You Love Pesto?  It's So Easy To Make!!

It's time to start planning what you will plant in your garden.  

Can I make a suggestion?  Plant basil!!

Every year we plant 2 basil plants.  We love all the light summer meals we can make with fresh basil. I will share some of those with you this summer.  But one of our favorite things to do with all those beautiful basil leaves is make Pesto, which is one of the simplest things to make and you are grateful you made it throughout the entire year because of the simple and easy meals you can make with it!!

Organization in Cooking

Organization in Cooking

Recipe Organization 101 for 2017!!!

I don't know about you but I have had a goal for a few years to put together a binder with quick, easy, and healthy recipes that can be my go-to recipes.  I still have not done that.  I have decided that is a great achievement for 2017!!  Yahoo!!  It's about time!!  

As I find those recipes, I will share them with you!!