Cat Quilling Valentines Day Card

I’ve been searching for a unique Valentines Day card for Marty for Valentine’s Day. I’m not a huge fan of store bought cards most of the time. I really like cards that I make myself because they are more unique and one of a kind. Every year, I try to think of something different to […]

DIY Spray | Lavender Linen Spray

There is nothing more romantic or relaxing than slipping between sheets scented with lavender or other essential oil. I’ve purchased Lavender Linen Spray at fancy bedding stores in the past but it’s a very easy DIY spray to make yourself. Since I just ran out of the store bought version, I decided I would make […]

DIY Valentine Gifts: Chevron Candy Tin

To me, handmade gifts mean more than store bought gifts.  DIY Valentine gifts can be made for your husband, children or whoever that special person is in your life.  There is still plenty of time to make something special.  You don’t need to resort to the same old box of candy or bouquet of flowers […]

Non Candy Valentine’s Day Teacher Gifts That Aren’t Sweets

Looking for non candy Valentine’s Day teacher gifts? For many people, Valentine’s Day means candy and lots of it.   Everywhere you look, there are heart-shaped boxes of chocolates and colorful candy hearts. Red and pink lollipops sit in buckets at every cash register.   Candy isn’t always a great choice for a gift especially if you […]

Tips on Serving Cheese at Parties [What Goes With What]

For me, the holidays mean entertaining, and I wanted to share these tips on serving cheese at parties.  Whether people are stopping over for dinner or just a quick snack over coffee and cider, I try to make sure that we have treats on hand to serve.  What we serve really depends on who is […]

Belize Inspired Valentines Day Menu to Make at Home

A Belize inspired Valentines Day menu is about as close as I will get to Belize.  Someday I would love to visit.  Belize is a country located on the northeastern coast of Central America that is known for the variety of cultures it includes like the Maya, British, Mestizo, Creole, Chinese, Lebanese, and Garifuna.This post may be […]

Strawberry Brownie Trifle Recipe With Fresh Strawberries

You are going to love this strawberry brownie trifle recipe! Valentines Day recipes are some of my favorites because they are sweet, delicious and cute!  While Valentines Day recipes may make you think of chocolate, it generally makes me think of red berries like raspberries, strawberries or cherries and clouds of whipped cream.  What could […]

Ohio Buckeye Candy Recipe Without Paraffin Wax

You will love this Ohio Buckeye Candy Recipe! Each year for the holidays, I make Buckeye candies. These candies have a peanut butter & confectioners sugar center and are dipped in chocolate. They are very easy to make, they taste delicious, and they are gluten-free! If you’ve never heard of Buckeye candies, they are named […]

Simply Sensational Truffles Kraft Cream Cheese Truffles Recipe

Have you ever tried the Simply Sensational Truffles recipe from the back of the Philadelphia Cream Cheese box? If not, you are in for a treat. These Kraft cream cheese truffles are amazing! Now that my daughter is 15, I’ve been teaching her to cook. She made this recipe earlier this afternoon and it was […]