I’m all about the appetizers and desserts this time of year. The one thing I always love to make for guests is a hot dip to enjoy and warm up to. And my dips almost always include Philadelphia cream cheese. Because who can say no to that creamy goodness?
Imagine an average day of a parent of young children… Chances are you’ll picture a mom or dad juggling the needs of the kids, spouse and the household, while trying to stick to an agenda filled with demands and deadlines. What image could be further remo
As the weather cools down, warming scents and visuals are both relaxing and comforting. Cinnamon is one scent that always brings back wonderful memories this time of year because my grandma always had cinnamon candles burning in her room, and I’d buy her
With my sweet tooth, there aren’t many sweets that I don’t like. The holiday season is especially fun because there are so many sweets and treats all over the place. My mother in law makes the best homemade candy and it’s difficult to resist! I also love
I've always known it's important to be a good example to your kids, but I really underestimated my children. I look back now and wonder how different things would be if I had made some changes years ago.
While many families have a difficult time coordinating their busy schedules, it’s more important than ever to make time for family bonding. At least once a week, pencil in a time free from sports, after-school activities, socialising with friends and work
One of my favorite things about the holiday season are all of the goodies that seem to be lying around wherever I go! From my mother-in-law’s amazing homemade candy to cookies everywhere I turn, it’s hard to resist my sweet tooth. Many of my friends parti
Oh my yumminess is what you will be saying when you pop Chocolate Dipped Clementines in your mouth! The juiciness of the Clementines paired with milk chocolate is an explosion of fruity goodness in your mouth. Even better, it’s a treat the kiddos will lov
Have a couple of kids’ sweaters lying around? Or maybe you have a few that have holes in them that you don’t want to donate, but also can’t wear. Try turning them into stockings that look great on your mantle. All you need is the sweater (or a few), needl
Christmas trees are one of the most popular decorations that homeowners choose to put up during the holiday season. These trees give your home a more festive feel, and there’s simply nothing like waking up to presents under the tree on Christmas morning.
The “Cookie in a Jar” craze has many people making these sweet treats as thoughtful Christmas gifts, but what if you have a person on your list that has an allergy to gluten? Obviously, a traditional cookie in a jar recipe won’t do, but there are many com
It’s that time of year again! Time for holiday crafting for the Christmas season. This DIY Ice Crystal Candle Holder is an awesome craft and decoration that is fun to create! You can even get the kids involved.
Hey folks! It's officially winter here in Michigan (kind of) which means it's time to bust out the Hot Chocolate recipes! I've compiled a list of 25 deliciously sweet recipes - I've included hot cocoa mix recipes too, just in case you'd like to give the g