Candy Cane Peppermint Kiss Cookies

Candy Cane Peppermint Kiss Cookies

Candy Cane Peppermint Kiss Cookies- with crushed peppermint candies in the dough and a peppermint kiss on top, these yummy cookies are perfect for Christmas! I shared this recipe at Tatertots and Jello a few weeks ago, but wanted to make sure you didn’t miss it! I am a major fan of anything chocolate and […]

Teacher Christmas Gift Idea- Markers {Free Printable}

Pair some markers with this cute printable tag for a perfect Teacher Christmas Gift!

I am a big fan of giving teachers gifts that they will actually use. No mugs, apple crafts, or scented candles! Every year without fail, my boys’ teachers ask for classroom supplies, and specifically Dry Erase Markers. They go through a ton of those, and they can be a little spendy. Last year I decided […]

Blendtec Blender Giveaway!!

Blendtec Blender Giveaway

I hope you’re sitting down, because I have an awesome announcement to make! Don’t freak out, but one of you could win a fantabulous Blendtec Blender. Woot woot! That’s right, I’ve teamed up with seven blogging friends, and we are giving away a Blendtec Designer 725 blender and a Twister Jar. Unless you’ve been living […]

Look What I Made! Link Party Wednesday #194

Wow, it’s December! Christmas preparations are in full swing. Did you get some amazing deals over the weekend? I don’t do Black Friday because I can’t stand the crowds, but I did do some Cyber Monday shopping. If you follow me on Instagram, you saw that my camera died on Sunday. Right in the middle […]

Graham Cracker Chocolate Chip Cookie Cups

These Graham Cracker Chocolate Chip Cookie cups are quick, easy, and tasty. Perfect for Christmas cookie trays!

One of my favorite Christmas traditions is making goodies and delivering them to neighbors. I love baking, and it gives me the opportunity to try lots of new recipes, taste every one, and then give away the rest. It’s a win-win! This recipe for Graham Cracker Chocolate Chip Cookie Cups are perfect for gift giving, […]

25 Family Favorite Children’s Picture Books

25 of the best children's picture books - my kids love these!

Looking for perfect Christmas gifts for your kiddos? Here are some of our very favorite children’s picture books! I love and adore children’s books. I started collecting them in college after taking an awesome Children’s Lit class. I didn’t ┬áhave kids back then. I wasn’t even married yet. And I was poor as dirt. But […]

Look What I Made! Wednesday Linky #193

Wednesday Linky Party

Is everyone ready for Thanksgiving tomorrow? I’ll be busy today doing some of the cooking ahead of time. I’m making a couple of pies, rolls, cheese ball, and a few other snack foods for the kids to nibble on while we prepare the big feast. Luckily we are going to my parents house, so I […]

LDS Young Women Handout: Christ Centered Home

M&M LDS Young Womens Handout

Last December I taught the lesson in Young Womens on “How Can I Prepare To Establish a Christ-Centered Home?” I learned so much preparing this lesson, and read so many amazing talks! I loved this quote by Richard G. Scott, because it is so true that no matter our upbringing, our environment, or our circumstances, […]