Special Event ~ Pumpkin Patch

Every year at this time we take the boys to Davison Orchards to pick a pumpkin. We even went the year that the hubs broke his leg and the boys were still just crawling. I have a pic of Darcy, on crutches, with a baby strapped ... Continue Reading...

Fall Cake

This gorgeous cake was my contribution to Turkey Dinner this year.   Unfortunately while trying to edit this post to add a button Blogger went a little crazy.  So here's the skinny on how I created this fab ... Continue Reading...

Monster Cookies

So here's the thing. I hate baking sugar cookies. There are three too many steps for me. Rolling. Cutting. Icing. It's all too much! I'm a mix the cookie, plop the cookie, bake the cookie kind of girl. So I enlisted in ... Continue Reading...

Yip Yip Costumes {and FREE pattern}

Hey guys! Are you possibly as excited for Halloween as I am??!?!? The boys' Birthday is October 26th which totally adds to the fun factor! Check out these costumes that I made for the whole family: Awesome hey!? We're all ... Continue Reading...

Pumpkin Cupcakes

Really this should be called Pumpkin Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Icing and Graham Cracker Topping. Oh and DELICIOUS!These are such a great, light alternative to the traditional pumpkin desserts. Here are the goods (makes ... Continue Reading...

MONSTER Box

RAWR! Morning, noon and night all we hear are the growls, grrrs and roars of our boys playing "monsters". It's all about monsters around here as we gear up for their birthday and Halloween. "Eek, I think that I just swallowed ... Continue Reading...

Tie to Belt Tutorial

Turn a tie into a belt? What?!?! Can I just say, this is fabulous for so many reasons. 1. Ties come in all sorts of fun fabrics {except perhaps Great Uncle Alberts Christmas mice}2. You can find them cheap {like $.99 at ... Continue Reading...

Potatoe Bacon Soup

It's the most wonderful time of the year. Time for crockpots. And casseroles. And chili. And... soup. Yum! Anything with potatoes is delish and this is no exception!I chopped up onions, celery, carrots... and potatoes.I added ... Continue Reading...