A hit at my sister's baby shower (see the full menu here), these yummy quiches come together easily and can be made ahead of time. Simply reheat in the oven before serving.
Savory Mini Quiche
1 cup butter, softened
6 oz. … [Keep reading…]
On Saturday I was honored to host my sister's baby shower at our house. Being the hostess gives me great motivation to get my home in order. (Why I can't seem to tackle my housekeeping without external motivation is beyond me. I certainly can't … [Keep reading…]
After hosting my sister's baby shower Saturday morning, we then enjoyed a combination party for my daughter's 6th birthday, Mother's Day, and my brother's birthday. It was a big, full, fun day with lots of food! Lucky for my hubby and kids, we … [Keep reading…]
It's not my fault. I had nothing to do with that. That's how I was taught. It's common practice these days to play the blame game for our misgivings. In honor of Mother's Day this weekend, I'd like to take a moment to blame my mother.
I blame … [Keep reading…]
No time or money for a fancy, professional birthday cake? No worries. Fancy cakes may impress, but so do easy, frugal cupcakes! Kids are hooked on these sweet, easy-to-grab treats, and anything with sprinkles makes the world go round, so why … [Keep reading…]
Have you looked at the ingredient list on your ice cream container lately? Recognize anything? Aside from a very select few brands, store-bought ice cream is filled with unnecessary, unhealthy and unpronounceable ingredients.
Here's an easy … [Keep reading…]
Am I the only one with chocolate Easter candy still stashed away in the freezer?
In an effort to use what we have, these chocolate bunnies and peanut butter eggs were a fabulous substitute for my regular Butterfinger candy bars.
An easy, … [Keep reading…]
I stink at decorating. I have no design skills.
But give this mama some updated family photos, and I suddenly feel as if my walls could be shown on HGTV.
Crooked smiles. Crooked photos. I am grateful for them all!
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After my daughter raved about the cheesy breadsticks served at her cousins' for dinner one night, she asked if I could make some at home. Knowing my frugal ways all too well, my sister-in-law warned me that they were kind of expensive.
Not a … [Keep reading…]