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Salted Caramel Coconut Bars

I’m sure I’ve mentioned this before, but my all time favorite dessert item is caramel. It doesn’t even have to be in dessert. Put it in coffee, on my apples, on a spoon…. This is a recipe for Salted Caramel Coconut Bars and it is a nice bar that can be served as dessert or with […]

Toasted Coconut Ice Cream Recipe

It’s summer and it’s finally gotten hot around here in Chicago. I want to stay inside where it’s nice and cool and just eat ice cream all day long. I won’t, obviously, but I want to! This summer has been super busy for our family. Our nights are finally winding down a little since the […]

Vegan Desserts You Have To Try

People assume vegan desserts are tasteless since they don’t have the dairy products that are in most desserts. However, vegan desserts are just as delicious, if not more delicious, than traditional desserts. Here are some amazing vegan desserts that you need to try. Peanut Butter Fudge Fudge is a dessert that anyone can enjoy. It’s […]

Celebrate Spring with Dirt Pudding

Do you know what Sunday is? Besides my birthday (and my husband’s) it’s the first day of Spring! Hooray! Time to let the kids outside to play during the day without bundling up in 20 layers. Reading our family reading out on the porch. Letting Quinn run and play in the backyard where she loves […]

Hot Chocolate Ice Cream

Here it is the middle of February and I am dreaming of spring and summer. I’m tired of being cold here in the midwest! I’m dreaming of days when the kids can go out and play so I can have some quiet in my house. As a homeschool mom, I don’t get silence very often. […]

Date Night at Home

Valentine’s Day is coming up quickly. I have five kids now, one being a one month old… a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner isn’t something I can see happening outside the house this year. Instead we will be having a date night at home. There are so many ways to enjoy a nice meal at home when you […]

Chocolate Cherry Surprise Cupcakes for Cook for the Cure #10000cupcakes

As you probably know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. This month hh gregg and KitchenAid have teamed up to raise awareness with their #10000Cupcakes campaign. During the month of October, KitchenAid will donate $1 for every original picture of a cupcake shared on Twitter or Instagram, up to $10,000. Make sure you use the hashtags #10000Cupcakes […]

Cadbury Caramel Brownie Skillet

When it comes to caramel, it is my kryptonite! Give me anything that has caramel and I’m in heaven! My mom used to love the original Cadbury egg, but I can’t eat them because they cause a headache for me. When Cadbury came out with the caramel egg, though… yum!! Print Cadbury Caramel Brownie Skillet […]

Race Car Cookies

My kids attend AWANA every week and really have a great time learning Bible verses.  Once a year, the kids have the option to participate in a Pine Car Derby Race.  Most of the kids opt-in and create fantastic cars.  A snack is always served on race night.  In the past we’ve served either hot […]

Gluten Free Ice Cream Sandwiches Made with Glutino Chocolate Chip Cookies

Note: This is part of a sponsored campaign through Sverve. All opinions in this post are my own. I wanted a quick and easy dessert and when I was in Walmart the other day checking out the Gluten Free items I saw Glutino Chocolate Chip cookies and decided to make the kids and I some ice […]

Creamy Chocolate Pecan Coconut Squares

 In honor of my mom’s birthday today I am posting something that she would have loved. She was such a huge chocolate and coconut lover. If you like 7 layer bars, you’re going to love this recipe. It’s quick, easy, and no-bake! Print Creamy Chocolate Pecan Coconut Squares Rating  5.0 from 3 reviews Ingredients 12 […]

Girl Scout Cookie Inspired Desserts

As a past Girl Scout and a leader of a Girl Scout Troop, these desserts fit perfectly in our lives. Samoas have always been my favorite cookies! My new favorite, though, is Savannah Smiles. Buddy loves Thin Mints while my husband likes both peanut butter cookies. No matter which Girl Scout cookie you love, you’ll […]

Cub Scout Pinewood Derby Treats

Pinewood Derby is just around the corner for our pack. I can’t believe it’s already halfway through January. My boy is a Webelos 1 so his Cub Scout career is quickly coming to a close. Luckily I won’t be done with Cub Scouts for a while since Little Man starts his career in June. One […]

Fried Chocolate Cake Egg Rolls Using Nasoya Egg Roll Wraps

I was sent a kit from Nasoya and asked to create something that would be good to share at a holiday party. When I was first asked, I had no idea what I’d want to make. I’ve made taco cups with their products before and loved those. They also sent me an idea to make eclair […]

Chocolate Cake with Dark Chocolate Cherry DelightFulls Happy 5 Year Blog Anniversary!

This article is sponsored by Nestle Toll House I can not believe that today is 5 years that I’ve been blogging. These 5 years have flown by so quickly. That also means that Little Man is almost 6! Before I move on in this post, I just want to say THANK YOU to my loyal […]