Good Moments, Great Days And Pure Leaf Tea

Pure Leaf Teas (12 of 7)

It’s hard to believe so many of you still have snow as it’s sunny and getting downright warm here in Arizona. Our spring can often be short, but beautiful and filled with gorgeous weather that makes everyone want to get outside and enjoy some time in the sun, be it hiking, biking, hitting the park click to read more

Fun Finds Friday – Target

Fun Finds at Target

It seems like this year is flying by!  Between the kiddos and finishing up my cookbook, I haven’t been around here on the blog as much as usual, but I think (knock on wood!), that is changing and things will be back to normal, whatever normal might be! Today I’m bringing back a fun feature click to read more

German Chocolate Cake Cupcakes

German Chocolate Cake Cupcakes

Let’s talk German Chocolate Cake. It is not just any cake, German Chocolate Cake is my husband’s favorite cake.  And today happens be my husband’s birthday. German Chocolate Cake is the cake I brought him on his 21st birthday (note I didn’t say “made” – small technical detail), the day that is also known as click to read more

Cures For Cabin Fever

Robot Valentine Box

Between news reports and posts on my Facebook feed, it’s clear that families all around the country are stuck at home with snow day (after snow day) and from the looks of it, lots of kids, and parents, are going a bit stir crazy and could use some cures for snow day cabin fever!   Today click to read more

Like Mother, Like Daughter

Baking With Your Kids

As a mom to two girls, I know that it’s not just what I say to my girls that matters. I never cease to be amazed at how much children pick up through observation. Everything we do, say to others and say to ourselves, our kids pick up on. It’s so important to me to click to read more

After School Snacks Made Simple

After School Snacks

I don’t know about you, but 3pm is a hectic and crazy time of day for my family.  Sometimes I feel like I’m getting ready to run a sprint race as the clock strikes 3pm, with so many things to do, packed into a short period of time . There is school pick up, snack click to read more

Holiday Stress And Taking A Break

Holiday Stress

Is it just me or is this time of year often full of holiday stress? For the past decade, I have always had jobs that were pretty crazy during the holidays.  For over seven years I ran a jewelry company called Sentimental Silver, and Christmas always meant chaos.   Orders would triple, and since my click to read more

Behind The Blog – A Day In The Life

A Day In The Life-19

Ever wonder just what a blogger does all day?  I’m always curious about what other bloggers do!   Today I’m going to share what a “day in the life” looks like for me.  About once a year I try to document an entire day.   We often focus on taking pictures of the special moments and celebrations, click to read more