• Cherry Ice Cream

    One of our favorite things to do in the summer is to make our own homemade ice cream. Use an ice cream machine? No way! Who has time for that?? This Cherry Ice Cream is from scratch in less than…

  • Circus Animal Cheesecake

    Last summer for my sister in laws birthday we had invited her over for dinner and I asked what kind of cake she wanted. She sent me a pinterest picture for this Circus Animal Cheesecake and I was immediately excited…

  • Dinosaur Birthday Party

    My little guy isn’t so little any more. Yesterday Tyler turned 7 years old. I know that he really is still “little” but such a big kid too! He is loving first grade and I love to watch him grow.…

  • Summer’s Mermaid Birthday Party

    Last weekend my little girl turned FIVE years old! We went back and forth a little on what type of party she wanted, but ultimately settled on a “MermaidĀ  Birthday Party”. Thankfully Pinterest is always my friend and guides me…

  • Make your own Gummy Worms

    Last year for my birthday, my father in law bought me a gummy worm machine. I don’t actually eat gummy candy because it has always bothered my teeth, but my family, however, love gummy worms, bears and fish. Especially my…