When my son left for him first semester of college last year his absence
was so noticeable, the days couldn’t pass fast enough. Now, looking
back, the past ten months passed in what can only be described as a
blur. During the time that led up to his departure one of our family
rituals – eating dinner together – came to a halt...
Entertaining during the summertime can be a lot of fun. I personally use
summer as an excuse to play with bright colors and add a little touch
of whimsy to my dinner table or party space. I was dreaming up some
playful centerpiece ideas recently and decided that a pineapple would
make a great flower vase!...
I have more fun playing with shrink plastic as an adult than I ever did
as a kid. There are several types now available on the market that can
be found in craft stores and online, including inkjet printable shrink
plastic sheets to simple shrink plastic sheets that are transparent with
a frosted side for tracing images, letters, and other designs...
During the summertime, I like to incorporate as many fresh and bold
flavors into my baked goods as possible. One of my favorites is this
refreshing Lemonade and Lime Cake recipe. This tasty treat is simple
enough for even the most novice baker to make...
Father’s Day is right around the corner and I’ve been looking around for
something creative to help my girls make for their dad this year.
Inspired by the fact that he likes all things “food” (from cooking to
enjoying yummy desserts), we decided that making him something
food-related would be a great idea...
Quick and easy desserts are a staple on my menu when entertaining – make
it a no-bake recipe and I start to get real excited! I also love to
serve-up desserts in individual portions as it makes serving guests much
easier because they can grab-and-go when their sweet tooth strikes...