Oatmeal Cake with Broiled Icing

Recipe for old fashioned Oatmeal Cake with Broiled Icing. A family favorite for decades!

This Oatmeal Cake may not win any beauty awards, but its old fashioned goodness is hard to beat! The recipe for this oatmeal cake comes from an old church cookbook that my mom gave me when I left for college. It is splattered, torn, and totally falling apart, but I treasure it. So many favorite […]

DIY Wood Shutters

DIY Rustic Indoor Shutters-001-1

Looking for a quick, easy, and inexpensive way to add some rustic country charm to your home decor? Give these DIY wood shutters a try. I was able to whip up five of them in an afternoon! I am kind of obsessed with the show Fixer Upper on HGTV. I love Joanna’s farmhouse style, and […]

Chocolate Chip Raspberry Banana Bread

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread with Raspberries

This Chocolate Chip Raspberry Bread is moist, tender, and bursting with fresh flavor. An indulgent twist on regular banana bread. Raspberries and chocolate are a perfect flavor combination, and they star in this decadent banana bread. I loved the tart burst of flavor from the fresh berries and the richness of the dark chocolate. Seriously so […]

Chocolate Cake Recipes

35 Decadent Chocolate Cake Recipes

If you are tired of plain old chocolate cake from a box served with canned frosting, then this list is for you! I’ve compiled over thirty five of the most amazing chocolate cake recipes ever. Every single one of these recipes will knock your socks off! I was seriously drooling as I was uploading the photos. I […]

Flashback Friday: Double Cinnamon Snickerdoodles

Double Cinnamon Snickerdoodles

Snickerdoodles. I don’t think I have ever met anyone who didn’t love a homemade snickerdoodle. I think they just bring us back to our childhood. I know I remember eating them warm from the oven when I came home from school. (Thanks mom!) Well, I have actually come up with a recipe that I love […]

Creative Exchange Linky Party #71

Thursday Linky Party

Hello peeps! Welcome to another week of craft ideas, recipes, tips, tricks, and diy awesomeness. Can’t wait to see what you’ve been up to. Let’s PART-AY!! Here are a few highlights from last week. Enjoy! Follow Laura’s Crafty Life: BLOG | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | PINTEREST | INSTAGRAM | GOOGLE+ | ETSY Simple Crocheted Bracelets | […]

Crock Pot Pulled Pork

The best Crock Pot Pulled Pork

This Crock Pot Pulled Pork is so flavorful that it doesn’t even need sauce. My family can’t get enough of it! I have never been a fan of BBQ pork sandwiches that are dripping with sauce. Not only are they messy to eat, but often times the sauce is so overpowering that you can’t even […]

Cleaning Tip: How To Keep the Tops of Your Cabinets Clean

Tip for keeping the top of your cabinets clean.

Do your cabinets go all the way to the ceiling, or do you have a space at top like I do? If you do, you know how much dust collects up there. It’s pretty gross, and I used to dread cleaning up there. Not anymore! Today I’m going to share a tip with you on […]