Chocolate Cola Cake

Chocolate Cola Cake

Have you been looking for the most divine chocolate cake recipe on the planet earth? Well then my lovelies, look no further. Not only will this Chocolate Cola Cake blow your mind, but it promises to blow the mind of your cake loving friends. Hey it might even blow the mind of your non cake loving friends. I know my not-a-fan-of-cake husband enjoyed himself a couple of pieces. So what [Read More...]

Tropical Fruit Shortcake

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Oh my! Do I have a treat for you guys today! This Tropical Fruit Shortcake will make your taste buds sing. Homemade flaky and light shortcakes that are made with coconut oil to give them a sweet and exotic flavor. A tropical fresh fruit topping that is beautiful and delicious. All topped off with whipped cream. What’s not to love? Let’s start with the shortcake. In a bowl, combine 2 cups [Read More...]

Fairy Dust Sugar Cookies

Fun kids fairy activity - read a book, make cookies, fill out printables. Thirty Handmade Days

I grew up with parents who looooved to read.  They never had a tv in their room and read every night before bed for at least an hour.  It wasn’t until I was in about fifth grade that I fell in love with “the Babysitters Club.”  But then I was hooked- books had my heart and I read every BSC book I could get my hands on.  And this was [Read More...]

Ultimate Peanut Butter Scotcharoo Recipe

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Next up for Funner in the Summer-  Kim from Today’s Creative Blog.   I met Kim years ago and love her to pieces.  She’s made lots of bloggers dreams come true with the “best day of their life” being featured on TCB! She has awesome ideas for all kinds of creative things, recipes, family ideas and more.  I admire her as a wife, mom and business woman too. Make sure to [Read More...]

Strawberry Dump Cake

Strawberry Dump Cake -super easy cake recipe. The perfect starter recipe for kids!

I recently shared a kids recipe book and my love for cooking with my kids.  Did you download and get cooking with yours?  Today’s Strawberry Dump Cake is super duper easy.  You can make it or you can get your kids (grandkids, nieces/nephews, etc) involved.  My 8 yr old pretty much did it on his own with just my supervision. You only need a few ingredients to make this.  Before [Read More...]

Toffee Ice Cream Pie

Delicious Toffee Ice Cream Pie

Next up for Funner in the Summer-  Ashlee from I’m Topsy Turvy. Ashlee is the queen of amazing cakes and food.  They are absolutely beautiful and taste great too.  She now has a class she’s teaching on Atly.  So cool!  We are both autism moms and connect on that a lot too.  You can also find party ideas, printables, crafts and more on her site.  Definitely go visit and say hi! [Read More...]

No-Bake Cheesecake Bars with Fresh Blueberry Sauce

No-Bake Cheesecake Bars with Fresh Blueberry Sauce

I’m so excited that blueberries are in season! Blueberries are so versatile…bake them in muffins, throw them on salads or eat them plain! Today I’m sharing a blueberry sauce to be topped on a creamy, no-bake cheesecake. You guys, this cheesecake is extreme! Thick graham cracker crust, a big pile of cheesecake and topped with a sweet blueberry sauce. It’s a cheesecake-lovers dream! Let’s start with the classic graham cracker [Read More...]

5 Tips to Make Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies Every Time!

5 tips to make the perfect chocolate chip cookies every single time | Thirty Handmade Days

I found the best cookie recipe ever years and years ago. I bribe people with plates of chocolate chip cookies as often as I can.  Over the years I have realized that there are few things that make these cookies the best.  Use the recipe below and the following five tips and you cannot go wrong.  I promise.  Pinky promise.  They are super simple but worth it.  Ready?  Here you [Read More...]

the Ultimate S’mores Recipes

the Ultimate Must Try S'mores Recipes - a list of the best all time s'mores

I have seen more and more recipes for s’mores pop up lately. Because really what says “It’s summer time!” more than ooey gooey marshmallows, chocolate and graham crackers?  Not much.  I thought it was time to gather a list of the ultimate recipes to try. Why not? Here are some of the very best I could find: Caramel Corn from Your Homebased Mom Ritz Cracker S’mores from Something Swanky Pudding [Read More...]

S’mores Rice Krispie Treat Recipe

S'mores Rice Krispie Treats Recipe

Hey friends! It’s Abbey from The Cards We Drew and I’m excited to be back this week sharing a fun S’more Rice Krispie Treat Recipe with you guys! S’mores are so popular right now and everyone seems to be turning that gooey, marshmallowy, chocolatey goodness into something amazing…so I thought I’d jump on the bandwagon and share these yummy treats! The recipe is just like a traditional rice krispie treat, [Read More...]