Easy, 3 Ingredient Healthy Oatmeal Cookies

These easy healthy oatmeal cookies only use 3 ingredients! They are packed with goodness, no added sugar, vegan and DELICIOUS! Enjoy them as a breakfast cookie, snack, or treat. Your family will love them! This post is sponsored by Nature Valley Muesli - grab your coupon here!  i'm calling these 'cookies' but really they are everything from a hearty breakfast to a filling snack or a … [Read more...]

Christmas Cookie Exchange Party For Kids

Several Christmas traditions never go out of style- and one of those is for sure a cookie exchange party!  Who would pass up the chance to bring their own cookies and get to try a few dozen others!?  I love how Auntie Bea's Bakery set up the dessert table as a Cookie Exchange, but had a little twist on the party, letting the kids decorate their own gingerbread house cookies.  Instead of your … [Read more...]

Amazing Holiday Treats To Make This Year!

I have a confession; I use Pinterest maybe a little more than the average person should. I pin everything and anything that catches my eye, and I'm always thinking to myself - 'That could come in handy some day' so I pin it anyways. With my busy schedule these days, there's no way I'm ever going to tackle my long list of drool worthy recipes I've gathered unless I plan to open a bakery in the near … [Read more...]

Handprint Turkey Cookies Tutorial

I love adding personal touches to the table at Thanksgiving- especially if it is something that the kids can take part in!  I know that all kids love tracing their hands and making turkeys out of their hand art work.  Why not take these hands, and make cookies with them!?  They will love that it is their hand print, along with being able to decorate their 'feathers.'  Somewhat Simple did these as … [Read more...]

Aubrey is 6! Pink & Gold Macaron Party

my daughter turned 6! six wonderful years have passed with this little ball of energy and we could not be more proud the the little girl she has become. to celebrate, we had a small group of girls over for some sweets and fun, but we also did a 'big girl' makeover in her room! all inspired by The Land of Nod confectionary bedding, her room and birthday party were filled with macarons and pops of … [Read more...]

Oatmeal Raisin Energy Bites – No Bake & Healthy!

this post is sponsored by the Grain Foods Foundation but all opinions are my own.  these oatmeal raisin energy bites are the perfect snack for your whole family! healthy and no bake they are quick to make, filling, and yummy. they are mostly made of oats, raisins, ground flax seed, and almond butter. they are just slightly sweetened with honey and vanilla with just a touch of cinnamon and … [Read more...]

Rustic Dinosaur Party For Kids

 Dinosaurs roamed the earth millions of years ago but these kids got to travel back in time with this special Dinosaur party that Candace of Lillypaul Designs created!  Young palentologists got to participate in their own dino dig and discover fossil bones just like an archaeologist!  I love how she used grasses and moss to dress up the table along with the raffia tablecloth.  My favorite part of … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Macarons

halloween is one of my FAVORITE times of the year! to celebrate i am partnering with a ton of creative minds from some of my most talented blogging friends!! we are bringing you over 110 fabulous halloween ideas! from costumes to parties, crafts and home decor, recipes and free printables, we have so many fun ideas to share - i guarantee you'll find a project you would love! today i am sharing my … [Read more...]

Halloween Monster Mash Party

With Halloween quickly approaching, it is always fun to see what everybody is planning!  With all the costumes to pick from, and many choices of candies- there are plenty of Halloween party themes to choose from too!  I always love seeing unique themes!  Laura, of LAURA'S little PARTY, decided to go with a Halloween Monster Mash theme, and she incorporated so many elements that made this theme … [Read more...]

{Party} Nautical Lobster Party – part 2

like i said... i took a few pics of his lobster party! if you are starting with this post you have to SEE PART ONE of the party HERE!  SEE PART ONE OF THE PARTY HERE   Oriental Trading balloons, lobster earrings, crab signs, lobster and crabs, netting, candy containers, red lanterns, soft crab hats, diy crab hat activity, anchor tote … [Read more...]

{Party} Nautical Lobster Party

my little man is FOUR! what?! how did this happen? i swear i was just swaddling him... when did he turn into this little guy with personality and opinions? its NO secret that he has an obsession with lobsters and crabs. need evidence? here, here, and here. people will probably look at this party and think 'what 4 year old wants a nautical party with lobsters? she probably picked that theme … [Read more...]

{party} Wizard of Oz Party

Follow the yellow brick road, follow the yellow brick road!  Serena of Mammarella's Sweets & Treats designed the incredibly magical dessert table for two little girls, Mia and Ava.  The table was filled with gorgeous sweets that depicted the characters and scenery, from the yellow brick road to the shimmering Emerald City, to the beautiful rainbow in the sky!  I absolutely love the different … [Read more...]

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