Pumpkin Butter

pumpkin butter

I had the PTO meeting at my house last week. A few weeks ago I was selected as the chairman of the school’s yearly fundraiser. Although I have done tons of parties for clients, I have never done a fundraiser. A project this large needs a lot of help. I have 6 subcommittees for the [...]

Sopapilla Cheesecake

sapapilla Cheesecake

      Want to try a super easy recipe that you will LOVE? Try this Sopapilla Cheesecake. I am currently spending my Labor Day weekend in Mexico. I’ve always loved sopapillas which is a deep-fried pastry. It can be either sweet or savory. I love sweet sopapillas with cinnamon sugar. However, deep frying pastries [...]

Back To School Breakfast

BTS breakfast

Madison started back to school today…August 1st! I really am not happy how early the schools here in Phoenix start back to school so early but there is nothing to do about it but try to show some enthusiasm for it! Last year, I had a back to school party. This year with everything  (moving, [...]

4th of July Frozen Yogurt Stars


I’m here in my condo in Mexico and I brought along these silicone star molds. What’s a girl  to do with them? Then I feel genius struck….what about freezing yogurt in them….a whole new meaning to frozen yogurt. Okay…maybe genius is a strong word but seriously…I got Madison to eat a lot of these beauties [...]

Red, White & Blue Pretzel Treats


I love sweet & salty together! Don’t you? Well, I am at our condo in Mexico recovering from shoulder surgery! Yes, I have so much to share with you all. I’ve been horrible about not blogging since my move, renovation of new home, driving Madison an 1 hour each way to school (so she can [...]

Easter Treats for Kids

bunny food

I just love this simple Easter treat for the kiddos made by jacks & Kate. So simple and quick to do. Make it today!! Check out her blog post for the 411 here!

Rainbow Popcorn Buffet


I am 80% done with my self move! UGH! I was in the military for 21 years and although I’ve moved at least 13 times during that time~ I have always had packers and movers. I now know that I WILL NEVER SELF MOVE AGAIN!! I truly hate packing! It is taking me forever so [...]

Red Carpet Ready with Wholly Guacamole and Daily’s Cocktails


Are you ready for the Oscar’s tomorrow? I just love watching the red carpet and looking at all the glitz and glamour! One of these days I’m going to have an Oscar party where everyone comes all gussied up and we will walk the red carpet! However this year, I’m right smack dab in the [...]