Cinnamon Chip Toffee Oatmeal Cookies

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When I was a kid, the only kind of oatmeal cookies I liked were the ones with chocolate chips in them. But as an adult, I am now open to more varieties of oatmeal cookies, and I actually have fun coming up with different cookie recipes. These Cinnamon Chip Toffee Oatmeal Cookies are my latest […]

Tiny Ruffle Skirt Tutorial

Tiny Ruffle Skirt Tutorial ~ Creations by Kara

Thankfully, despite the influence of four older brothers, Rachel still likes to dress like a girly girl. So ruffles are a must! I love sewing skirts because not only are they stinking cute, they are easy to sew. I came up with a pattern for this tiny ruffle skirt after seeing something similar in a […]

Look What I Made! #177

Hello my lovelies! I have not been posting much here on the blog, but I am working on several projects that I can’t wait to show you! We finished adding the trim to Rachel’s reading nook, so now all I have to do is caulk. Her room is going to be so awesome, and I […]

Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies {with Pudding}

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I’ve been making these pudding chocolate chip cookies for decades, and I’m not sure why I’ve never shared the recipe before. They are so yummy! Adding pudding mix makes for extra soft chocolate chip cookies that have great flavor. My mom once told me she calls these her “no-fail” cookies, because they turn out soft, […]

Look What I Made! Wednesday #176

Is anyone else freaking out that the summer is more than halfway gone? So far I feel like my summer has consisted of running kids to practice and activities, planning girls camp, attending girls camp, driving to Oregon, helping plan a reunion, being sick, and passing kidney stones. Sounds awesome, doesn’t it? I really, really […]

Strawberry Banana Trifle

Strawberry Banana Trifle

Strawberry Banana Trifle- Yummy homemade pudding, fresh strawberries and bananas, pound cake, and whipped cream- all layered together for a summer dessert that tastes as good as it looks! Trifle is one of my family’s favorite desserts. I make raspberry and strawberry cheesecake trifleĀ on a regular basis, but my 16 year old requested a banana […]

It’s Back! Look What I Made Linky Party

Hello peeps! As you may remember, I had some serious problems with my linky parties a few weeks ago. As in, all the linksĀ disappeared. Every single link ever posted on my site since the beginning of time. Including my recipe, tutorial, and free printable indexes. Not a happy day. I had to re-enter every single […]

Free Printable Cookbook Covers

Printable Cookbook Covers

Printable Cookbook Covers- a great gift idea for graduates or new brides!As some of you know, I work with the 12-18 year old girls at my church. I spent the last week up at girls camp with 30 of them, which is the reason for my online absence last week. We didn’t even get cell […]