It’s that time of year to get the PEEPS out!  Even if you don’t enjoy eating them as much as the kids do… they are perfect for decorating this Easter. Below are creative ideas on what you can do this Easter with PEEPS. Enjoy! A festive way to serve lemonade or any drink this Easter.  […]

Valentine’s Day!

Only one more day until Valentine’s Day!  It was another NO SCHOOL snow day at our house and my kids were thrilled to be home.   Meanwhile, I continue to count the days until spring! Below are 30 super EASY recipes and crafts for Valentine’s Day.  Most of the items needed are already in your home.  I bet you […]


It’s the day after Halloween and if you have little ones at home like I do… then chances are your house is filled with Halloween candy.  I don’t know about you but I am already counting the days until the candy is GONE.  If you don’t have kids at home but purchased candy for the little neighborhood goblin’s then I’m […]


We all know from my last posting that I do NOT like carving pumpkins.   I am, however, thrilled to share some amazing crafty/non carving ways to decorate pumpkins this Halloween.  The ideas are endless and some are very easy to do with children. I have listed 20 of my favorite pumpkins.  You will find the link directly […]


Tis the season to break out the PUMPKINS!  Not sure if I’m the only one who feels this way… BUT I am being honest when I say I do not like carving pumpkins.  Never have.  Never will.   I can’t stand the mess, hate the smell and I do NOT like sticking my hand inside to clean it.  BAHhumbug!  […]


Tis the season!  It’s fall here in New England but I have to say these last couple of days felt like summer with 90 degree weather.  Thankfully, it has finally cooled down but it still doesn’t feel like fall. Today I wanted to share a fun find about candy apples.  The picture below isn’t what you think.  A […]

20 FABULOUS RECIPES… for July 4th

JULY 4th RECIPES (Part 2)  What can I say?  I am hooked on 4th of July recipes!  Unfortunately, I keep seeing the same recipes over and over again on Pinterest.  It was then I decided to venture off on a search of my own.  You will not believe what I found. Below are pictures of […]


HAPPY 4TH OF JULY!!! Hard to believe that the 4th of July is right around the corner.  Below are some of my favorite patriotic desserts that I found on Something Swanky.  Out of 60+ desserts posted… believe… you… me… it wasn’t easy finding a few favorites.  Each and every one looks colorful, delicious and perfect […]