Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2016

Hello friends!! I am here today kinda-sorta last minute-ish to give you a few Mother’s Day ideas! If you haven’t shopped for the Mom in your life, well…you need to get on it!

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Key Lime Pie Ice Cream Sandwiches

There’s this new invention called facebook. Have you heard of it? People say it’s taking the internet by storm.   There’s also this new bonus to facebook too, that I’m not sure you’ve heard about. No, it’s not that dumb timeline.  That’s just stupid. It’s the super hero powers that...
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Homemade Nutter Butters

There is no reason to make these cookies.  No reason at all. Honestly, Nutter Butter cookies are perfection in their current, packaged gloriousness. Ask my husband, he’ll tell you.   He is way more fond of boxed-mix-cake than the from-scratch variety, he likes his pizza dough from a can versus...
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Sugar Cookie Cheesecake Bars

We are smack dab in the middle of Spring Break up here in NJ. Which means my kids are hanging around, asking to be fed, wanting to do crafts and making unnecessary messes all around.   Sometimes I am a good mom and I take them out to lunch and...
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The Ultimate Cookie Cup

Yesterday I was all, enjoy the day because the diet starts tomorrow.  It was a holiday after all, and calories don’t count on holidays. I am basically a scientist, so I know this to be true. I had candy for breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert and all the snacks in between....
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Strawberry Cream Cheese Cookies

I can’t believe I am doing fruit to you people again. Please don’t hate me.   I will be back at candy next week, trust me on that! BUT in the meantime, I whipped up these super easy cookies for Darla.  Do you know Darla?  She has the supremely cool...
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Creamsicle Cookies

These Orange Creamsicle Cookies are a HUGE hit at my house! Lightly orange flavored with white chocolate chips inside a perfectly chewy cookie! My husband has been watching these shows lately about people who are preparing for the end of the world. Doomsday Preppers. Are you familiar? They have like...
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Oreo Cheesecake Frosting filled Sandwiches

I finally went and saw The Hunger Games this weekend with my book club girls. To plan any sort of outing with my lady-friends it requires no less than 7 million emails back and forth. That’s not an exaggeration.  I counted. Can anyone explain this to me? Who is riding...
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Strawberry Mousse Sugar Cookie Cups

So I made mousse twice in one week. That’s kind of weird because I don’t ever make mousse. Strange things are happening.   These little cookie cups are kind of perfect.  I am usually not a fruit in dessert person. Fruit, on its own…totally fine. But fruit isn’t dessert to...
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Spring Rainbow Push-Up Pop Cupcakes

My husband bought an exercise vest. That he wears in public. Is this grounds for divorce?   It looks like he has bombs attached to him like the bad guys in terrorist movies… Yes, that’s him…getting ready to go out where living humans can see him.   This morning he...
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Chocolate Chip Cookie Mousse Bomb

Last week we said goodbye to winter. I know Old-Man-Winter was kind to us this year, but I was still glad to see homeboy go.   And as much as I really love summer, what I love more is air conditioning. I like the idea of being able to to...
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Blow Pop Cupcakes

So the other day I went to the supermarket with my friend. It was a quick trip in and out only to grab the essentials. We had just come out of the gym where I had been lifting 7 lb weights like a stone cold machine.   When I got...
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Cookie Sticks

These Cookie Sticks are a fantastically easy way to make a quick batch of cookies! Plus, they are perfect for dunking!! What makes you happy these days? It’s Spring today, which makes me happy, even though it comes hand in hand with allergy season. A good manicure makes me pretty...
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