Iced Almond Thumbprint Cookies

Sometimes you just want to make a simple, delicious cookie.  These iced almond thumbprint cookies are just that, and they just melt in your mouth! You’ll find instructions on how to make them ombre type cookies by different levels of food coloring as well, which can make for a fun presentation!  In this, red was […]

Pirate’s Booty Trail Mix (Great for Halloween!)

It seems like every year, I’m looking for new and different combinations of things to mix together to make the perfect salty and sweet trail mix.  This Pirate’s Booty Trail Mix totally hits the spot!  It has salty and sweet down to a science.  Bonus: You can use it to fill a glove and make […]

Snacks for Kids with 5 Ingredients or Less

Feeding kids can be a REAL issue!  Some kids are picky, some kids flat our refuse to eat at all, and some kids are those amazing children that love to be adventurous and try everything (even the weird stuff!).  No matter where your kid falls into that spectrum, try these tips and ideas for snacks […]

Peanut Butter and Jelly Rice Krispies Treats

Peanut Butter and Jelly is an iconic flavor that brings back so many memories of childhood!  How about a new twist on that by combining those 2 flavors with another delicious childhood treat, the Rice Krispies Treat!?  Give this recipe a try and you’ll be in heaven merging your favorite flavors into a tasty dessert […]

Cake Mix Cookies with a TWIST

Okay, this is a fun cake mix cookies recipe with a twist!  They use 2 “unusual” ingredients – a boxed yellow cake mix and packets of maple and brown sugar instant oatmeal. My daughter is always looking for interesting new recipes, and she’s a lot like me.  We like to put a little bit of this […]