Trick Or Treat Pretzels

Trick or Treat Candy Pretzels - fun Halloween recipe!

Autumn is here!  Well, at least I'm trying to pretend it is even through all the heat we are still having.  I'm trying to cool off by cranking the air conditioning, putting on a cardigan and eating all the pumpkin things I can!  Fall also brings Halloween and my boys are excited.  They picked pretty easy costumes this year and for that I am grateful.  My littlest actually wants … [Read more...]

Chunky Cinnamon Snickerdoodles

Chunky Cinnamon Snickerdoodles - a yummy twist on an old classic cookie recipe! from Crafting E for

Hello Thirty Handmade Day's Readers! It's Emma from Crafting{E} again and I am SO excited to share this delicious cookie recipe with you today. There are so many different kinds of desserts that are delicious, but there is just something about a fresh baked cookie that is always delicious. Normally I am more of a chocolate lover myself, but sometimes I find a non … [Read more...]

Pesto Caprese Pasta Salad

Pesto Caprese Pasta Salad - amazingly delicious simple main dish from the I Heart Naptime Cookbook from

Give me a good pasta salad any day and I am one happy girl! Yum.  This Pesto Caprese Pasta Salad is not only delicious but it comes together so quickly.  It's a new favorite.  We ate it for dinner and then for lunch for a couple of days.  So good! My friend Jamielyn from I Heart Naptime just released a brand new cookbook this week.  It is not only adorable and so well … [Read more...]

Salty & Sweet Caramel Popcorn Bars

Salty and Sweet Caramel Popcorn Bars - a fun, delicious treat from

I'm all about quick and easy.  I also like altering recipes a bit to make them work our family.  These Salty and Sweet Caramel Popcorn Bars are the perfect example of that! I've made the easiest ever popcorn balls and popcorn treats with Rolos.  I've also shared honey popcorn - yum!  So it wasn't a big stretch to make this one.  But it sure turned out good! Here's what … [Read more...]

Double Chocolate Zucchini Cake

Double Chocolate Zucchini Cake - nobody will even know this dessert is healthy if you don't tell them what's in it! From Your Homebased Mom via

No one will ever know they are eating their vegetables with this Double Chocolate Zucchini Cake unless you tell them. Typically this time of year I have a surplus of zucchini and I'm scrambling to find ways to use it all and for people to take it off my hands! Well, this year, my husband didn't plant any zucchini in the garden. I guess he got tired of walking up and down … [Read more...]