Tag Archives: recipe

Cheesecake Spring Eggs with Chocolate Shells

I think I’ve said it before, Easter is my favorite.  It’s spring – warmer, brighter, springier.  What’s not to love?  Especially when there’s chocolate egg cheesecake tastiness! Oh. Yeah. I found these hollow milk chocolate eggs on Amazon and I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in foooooood, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Watermelon Sugar Cookies

The girls have been very interested in how-to and DIY videos on YouTube for quite a while now.  That’s how we found directions to make the uneven bars for the American Girl dolls Over the summer, Big Girl was interested … Continue reading

Posted in foooooood | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Homemade Popsicles and Sprinklers

I’m not kidding…  winter coats one week and 90+ degrees the next.  Time to fire up the popsicle maker!  The first day we went with quick and easy and on-hand…  We poured freezer pops into the pop maker! Do you … Continue reading

Posted in foooooood, the girls | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

peanut butter chocolate pretzels – what’s not to love?

I’ve been lurking on pinterest again.  We have a picnic to attend tomorrow and will bring a dessert… what to make, what to make??  I saw awesome pics of these peanut butter pretzel bites on pinterest and ohyeahboy we had to … Continue reading

Posted in foooooood, i saw it on pinterest | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

can’t win em all…

oh, pinterest, you let me down…  i’ve been thinking a lot about carrot cake this week, and all desserts containing carrots.  i found some pictures on pinterest that looked downright naughty, they looked so tasty.  i gathered ingredients and got … Continue reading

Posted in foooooood, i saw it on pinterest | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

making panda bread

oh, pinterest, why you do me like you do?  one of my online friendies found some “panda bread”  and said “oh suuuure, c’mon, you should make it.”  so i did.  i got to use that.  a dough hook for my … Continue reading

Posted in foooooood, she's so crafty | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

jello sky with fluffy clouds

fun with mason jars, part 1 of ? i bought a case of these jars.  i’m going to challenge myself to see how many things i can make/put in them this summer.  i hereby dub this summer “the summer of … Continue reading

Posted in foooooood, she's so crafty | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

easy homemade donuts

it is borderline-crazy how free i feel, now that my summer has started.  beanie still has another 2 weeks of kindergarten, but with preschool over, there just seems to be a lot less go go going.  this afternoon babycakes and … Continue reading

Posted in foooooood | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Easter marshmallows

I admit it,  I like Martha.  I get her magazine.  Let’s still be friends.  Look, I made homemade marshmallow peep-ie things: (I used the recipe in the Easter Martha Magazine.)  I broke out the mixer (finally) for its maiden voyage: … Continue reading

Posted in foooooood, she's so crafty, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

homemade lollipops

AWESOME!! you’re gonna need: 1 cup white sugar 1/3 cup karo light syrup 1/3 cup water to start. put it all in a pan and bring to boil, no need to stir or mix.  at 250 degrees add coloring, still … Continue reading

Posted in foooooood, she's so crafty | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments