How To Dye Easter Eggs And Get Vibrant Colors

Easter Eggs

It's a Monday Throwback to 2012 with this Easter Egg post! Still our favorite way to dye eggs! Every year when we dye Easter Eggs, I get frustrated with the lack of vibrant colors.  This year I wanted to try something different in hopes of getting better results than I have in the past with those little fizzy tablets I've used since a kid. Wilton has some amazing food coloring gels that works great for coloring frostings and cake batter, so why wouldn't it be good to colors eggs?!  So, … [Continue Reading...]

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Top 5 Favorite Easter Desserts

Carrot Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

This is one of my absolute favorite times of the year - Easter!  I can't believe that it's already here!  Thankfully, the weather is nice and hopefully it stays that way for the next week or so.  One of my favorite parts of Easter is the desserts!  OH YES!  I love those springy, yummy cupcakes, … [Continue Reading...]

Blueberry Protein Smoothie

Blueberry Protein Smoothie - perfect to power-up your day!

Now that most of the cold and dreary weather is behind us, I'm back on my smoothie kick. I can never get into them in the Winter. I feel like I'm in hibernation mode and need warm comfort foods - eggs, toast, oatmeal - to get me through the day. But, now that I've been waking up to sun and warmer … [Continue Reading...]

The Mom Conference FREE This Week


Have you heard about The Mom Conference?  No?  Well, you have got to get in on the FREE Online Summit THIS WEEK! The Mom Conference is a free week-long online event (April 7-14, 2014) packed with inspiring interviews and videos with some of the top bestselling authors, parenting experts, … [Continue Reading...]

Visit Gulf County, Florida – An amazing family desination

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gulf County, Florida for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. As a child, my family's favorite place to vacation was the beach. Each summer we would pack up, atleast one time - sometimes two, and head to crystal blue waters and sandy beaches … [Continue Reading...]

An Early Spring Update On Us


Wow!  It's been a busy few weeks around here!  We've had some additions in our home daycare and every time that happens, it's like a zoo until we get a new routine down.  I haven't had much breathing room - but it seems to be slowing down! The weather has still been dreary and cold but it's supposed … [Continue Reading...]

Favorite Easter Activities To Do With The Family

Favorite Family Easter Activity Ideas

One of my favorite times of the year is Easter. I love everything it stands for. Rebirth, renewal and hope! Here's some of our favorite activites that we do each year. Some of them I've been doing since I was little (Resurrection Rolls) and some we've just started with our children (Easter Garden). … [Continue Reading...]