Front Door Fun


I have big news!  My front door makeover was featured on Better Homes and Gardens website recently! Yipppeeee!   I was soooo excited to see it last week!  I absolutely love their magazine and website and I LOVE my front door makeover!  It was exciting to see that someone noticed and featured it.  I was floating on cloud 9 all day after seeing it!  AND my friends on Facebook were also so supportive -  over 145 likes on my status update! So...speaking of doors.  Did you see this Easter … [Continue Reading...]

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Barilla – Share the Table

Barilla - Share the Table

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Barilla, but opinions are my own. We're a close family.  We do things together.  We actually do more things together as a family than apart. It's  really important to us to spend quality time together whether we're hanging out at home, shopping … [Continue Reading...]

Carrot Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Carrot Cupcakes

When I think of Spring, I think of bunnies, daffodils and carrot cake!  So, to make this classic cake a little more fun...I turned it into cupcakes this past weekend for my family. Guaranteed to be moist and delicious, this Carrot Cake Cupcake recipe is a sure … [Continue Reading...]

Resurrection Rolls

Resurrection Rolls to help teach your children about the empty tomb of Jesus.

As you celebrate Holy Week, here's a great way to explain the empty tomb to your children and symbolize the burial and resurrection of Jesus Christ.  A great time to do this would be on Easter Morning. * First read John 19 to your children to explain the events leading up to Jesus's burial. * … [Continue Reading...]

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 … [Continue Reading...]

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...]