Peanut Butter and Jelly Bars

These Peanut Butter and Jelly Bars are a fun alternative to regular peanut butter cookies. Kids and kids at heart just gobble them right up! I still enjoy a good PB&J every once in awhile, as long as the bread and jam are both homemade. Yum! My four year old won’t eat a peanut butter and […]

Flashback Friday: Thanksgiving Grateful Turkey

With Thanksgiving coming up, I thought I’d share one of our favorite family traditions. The first week of November, we take out our “Grateful Turkey”. Throughout the month, we right down our blessings on feathers, and add them to the turkey. On Thanksgiving day, we read all of them. My kids have loved it over […]

The Creative Exchange #76 {Thursday Linky Party}

Welcome to the Creative Exchange Thursday Linky Party! Every week bloggers from around the globe share their latest creative ideas. If you have a craft, home improvement project, recipe, or helpful tip, please link it up! It is wonderful being inspired by each other! Here are a few of the highlights from last week. They’re […]

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Bread

This Pumpkin Cream Cheese Bread is a must try for fall baking. It is tender and delicious with the perfect amount of spice, and has a delicious cream cheese filling. So, I found an old cookbook binder shoved in the back of my pantry that I haven’t seen in years. (I know, that’s kind of […]

35+ Over the Top Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes

Is there anything more comforting than a chocolate chip cookie warm from the oven? I know I sure have a hard time resisting them! Everyone has a favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe. Or two or three. I have a few, and I don’t think I could pick just one favorite. Depends on my mood, or […]

Chewy White Chocolate Pumpkin Cookie Recipe

If you like a chewy cookie rather than a cake like cookie, then this is the pumpkin cookie recipe for you! They are loaded with white chocolate, cranberries, and nuts, and they are delicious. There are lots of recipes out there for chocolate chip pumpkin cookies that are soft and puffy. They are tasty, but […]

Cake Mix Cinnamon Rolls

I have been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser for this cake mix cinnamon roll recipe. All opinions are mine. #PurelySimple #CollectiveBias Several years ago a tried an awesome homemade cinnamon roll at a friends house. It was so soft and tender that I asked her for the secret. She told me the recipe called […]

Flashback Friday: Framed Blessings Thanksgiving Decor

I know that at our house, often times Thanksgiving becomes all about the food, and less about being grateful for our blessings. I try every year to come up with at least one new way to help our kids (and myself) to focus on the many things we have to be grateful for. This little sign […]