Summer Entertaining With Krusteaz – Guest Post

    Guess what guys? I am SO excited to be joining the amazing team at Krusteaz for the Baker's dozen again this year! I have loved baking with the Krusteaz team in the past and I can assure you together we will be bringing you even more awesome treats this year! To get things started I am sharing some summer entertaining tips..baking edition...over on the Krusteaz blog...won't you ... [ read more... ]

Lemon Truffles Waffle

Recently we bought a waffle maker and the whole family is pretty excited. I know crazy us right? A waffle maker I mean whew - are we exciting...this is where we are after four kids picking waffle makers on the weekend. I know, I know, we're out of control. But in all seriousness we haven't had a waffle iron in years, I try to keep the little appliances at a minimum because seriously is it ... [ read more... ]

Easy Meals And Treats For The New Year With Krusteaz!

As many of you already know, we are just weeks...maybe days away from welcoming out sweet little #4 to the world. In some ways I feel like WHERE has these last 9 months went? And in others I'm feeling like this last month may last years. While I'm trying to enjoy the slow post holiday time the other part of me is eager to meet our new life head on. I am so ready to get back to me, and back in the ... [ read more... ]

Spooky Spider Cookies & A Review Of Creature Cookies!

This weekend I'm enjoying a little blogger away time in Seattle. And next weekend I'll be headed for a little more away time in Salt Lake City. As I was packing for my insanely early Starbucks-is-not-even-open flight it occurred to me, I was going to see fall! FALL! As in the season we have missed while becoming desert dwellers. You guys have heard me ramble on about fall like my lost puppy right? ... [ read more... ]

Cinnamon Swirl Cheesecake Bars With Krusteaz!

I'm having major problems believing were already well on our way into August. If you catch yourself blinking at all you might just find the kids back in school, leaves turning, and cinnamon & pumpkin everything on the horizon! I for one am over here cheering them right along! I simply LOVE the time of year that's fast approaching, each year I find myself struggling through August to hold myself ... [ read more... ]

Cupcakery Blog Tour Giveaway!

Hey guys! Man it feels like forever since I've posted, so much fun so little time! If you guys haven't been following along on Instagram or Facebook (ok the few that Facebook actually shows posts to) we've been touring around blog world to celebrate the launch of my new book Cupcakery! Yay! We have been stopping at some of the best blogs who are dishing out their fun take on the book. It's been SO ... [ read more... ]

RAWR-some Father’s Day Cookies

You know what is totally out of my league? Boy stuff. Yep, super heroes...monsters...trucks...dirt...and dinosaurs. All boy stuff, all out of my league. Recently this has become more and more obvious as my girls grow older. While I do have two brothers growing up one was ten years older then me and one was ten years younger then me so I really wasn't ever aware of the "boy stuff" they were into. ... [ read more... ]

Red Velvet Cream Cheese Cupcakes

Some times you just have to break rules. Like posting classic Red Velvet Cream Cheese Cupcakes a few weeks after Valentine's day. Such a rebel I tell ya. Anywho, one of the things I tend to be awful about it getting "basics" posted to the blog - because I always over think them! I'm over here thinking what crazy new idea I can make next and you guys are like hello...we need sugar cookies, ... [ read more... ]