Chocolate Espresso Cookie Crisps


Y’all know I love my morning cup of coffee. The only thing that makes that cup of coffee better is a cookie. Make that cookie chocolate, and it may as well be a party! These Chocolate Espresso Cookie Crisps are a treat that will brighten an afternoon break or provide an elegant ending to an […]

Homemade Dole Whip


If you have been to Disney at least once you have heard of the famous Dole Whip! It is only available at Disney Land, Disney World, the Dole Plantation in Hawaii, and a couple of other places around the US (now that it is gaining popularity). It is basically a soft serve pineapple frozen dessert. […]

2 Ingredient Creamsicles


2 Ingredients, and less than 5 minutes. That is all it takes to make these AMAZING 2 Ingredient Creamsicles!  These are just as good if not better than those bright orange creamsicles we all remember from being little. But these are made with a secret ingredient. No Ice Cream, No Heavy Cream, but International Delight […]

Strawberry Lemonade Poke Cake


My kids love having a sweet treat in the evenings, so I like to surprise them with something special from time to time.  Tonight it was this Strawberry Lemonade Poke Cake! I love it because poke cakes are so easy to make. They turn out moist, and flavorful every time. All they need is a […]

Homemade Rainbow Chip Frosting


Oh the things you learn. Betty Crocker used to make Rainbow Chip Frosting in a tub to go with their Rainbow Chip Cake.  Do not try to compare this to Pillsbury’s Funfetti. There are some serious die hards out there that will correct you very quickly. The difference: Funfetti uses sprinkles while Rainbow chip is […]

S’More Dip


I want S’More Summer! I want S’More fun! I want S’More Dip! Y’all, buckle your seat belts because this S’More dip is too easy to be legal. The kids helped me throw it together, and we all watched the marshmallows puff and get toasty through the oven window. When it was done we sat around […]

Short Cut Shake Slushies


For our Summer Friday Fun Day we mixed a little science with our food and made these Short Cut Shake Slushies! My kids have seen a commercial on TV for some cup that claims to make shushies in seconds. Well, we didn’t need a special cup. Just a bag or two, some salt, and ice. […]

Caramel Mocha Iced Coffee Popsicles


Summer vacation is here and the kids are having all kind of sweet treats: Ice Cream, floats, shakes, and popsicles. I love stealing a treat with them from time to time, but I wanted some treats of my own! So I made these Caramel Mocha Iced Coffee Popsicles. These are so simple! I got my […]

Beach Bum Cupcakes


The last day of school is this week and our plan for the summer….to be Beach Bums! So, to celebrate we are having these adorable and fun to make Beach Bum Cupcakes! I made a batch of chocolate cupcakes with this Homemade Chocolate Cake Mix.  You can use a boxed mix, or a scratch recipe […]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwiches


  Gluten Free & Dairy Free are two things you don’t think of when you think Ice Cream Sandwich. However, I made it happen for my little people for the last week of school! These Peanut Butter Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwiches will knock your socks off! I started with the “ice cream” part. This really […]

Delightful Fruit Dip


Summer is almost HERE! School is almost done, backyard BBQs are fired up, Memorial Day and 4th of July are just a blink away, and I am ready to hit the beach! Whether you are looking for a great dish for a family get together, or just a fun way to sneak some more fruit […]

Lemon Icebox Pie


This is that busy time of year where I am squeezing every minute out of every day! End of the school year field day, parties, testing, sports, homework….I am pretty sure the list goes on and on. I will be so glad when school is out and summer is here! When life gives you lemons, […]

Lemon Cupcakes With Lavender Buttercream Frosting


  Well, we have turned a new page in my house. I have a teenager who wants to bake me something for Mothers Day. Yes, I have taught her how to work in the kitchen, and let her help me since she was itty bitty. I guess I just never thought about her taking over […]