The BEST Mint Chocolate Chip Cake Donuts

The BEST Mint Chocolate Chip Cake Donuts

The Best Mint Chocolate Chip Donuts Is making donuts hard? It sure doesn’t have to be with this simple recipe My son Remington loves green. Every single day he wears green. It makes it pretty difficult that his older brother’s hand me down clothes are mostly blue which was the typical “boy clothing” color. So every year when St. Patrick’s Day comes around I go all out in green for him! These mint chocolate chip cake donuts came to me one night when I was laying in bed wishing I had a donut. It was probably the Food Network show …

The Best Homemade Oreos

The Best Homemade Oreos

The BEST Homemade Oreos Super Simple and Easy Homemade Oreos I grew up loving these cookies so much! When my mom would make them they were gone in seconds! I think it also doesn’t help that each cookie takes 2 cookies to make a sandwich! We would always run into the kitchen when they were done and eat them until we were sick! My kids love them just as much! Some of them lick the frosting out of the middle and some of them eat them entirely! They are super yummy and super simple! Just how we like it in …

EASY Rainbow Cake in a Jar

EASY Rainbow Cake in a Jar

EASY and FUN Rainbow Cake in a Jar Party Food With my daughters Unicorn party coming up I knew that I wanted to do something different then cupcakes. I wanted to come up with something that would look just as cute as it tastes and that it would be a little different then normal. So I looked and found some rainbow in a jar recipes that were all over Pinterest. Some you cut and scoop after you bake and others you bake right in the jar! With the party chaos happening and the actual party only starting in a few …

Unicorn Party Snack Mix

Unicorn Party Snack Mix

I wanted to serve something that was a sweet snack mix for my daughters Unicorn Party! I knew I needed to use a few things like Bugles for the unicorn horns. And the other thing that I wanted to do was make sure that it was peanut free. There was one boy who has a peanut allergy and I didn’t want his mom to have to worry about what he was eating! Unicorn Party Snack Mix 1 (14.5 oz) bag of BuglesLucky CharmsPretzel sticksPopcornRainbow Sprinkles(You can add whatever else you would like to this mix) White Chocolate Puppy Chow 1/2 cup …

The best Lemon recipes

The best Lemon recipes

The citrus in Arizona is amazing right now! They are all ready to come off the tree and be used up before it starts to get hot. Lemons are a citrus that I love to incorporate in different ways. I feel like lemon can be used in a variety of ways in a variety of dishes. The options are endless. So here are a few ways to use up those lemons! Lemon Bars by Made It. Ate It. Loved It. Lemon Berry Push Pops by: Made It. Ate It. Loved It. Lemon Zucchini Bread by: Made It. Ate It. Loved …

Churro Waffles

  My family loves amusement parks! We spend most of our vacations at these type of places! A favorite treat is always the churro! All the way from my husband down to my baby sucking on churros before she even has teeth. We all love them. So of course these churro waffles were a huge hit in our home. Use them for breakfast, lunch, dinner or even top them with ice cream and caramel for dessert!    Churro Waffles  INGREDIENTS 3 cups Krusteaz Belgian Waffle Mix 1 1/3 cups water 2 eggs 1/3 cup oil ½ cup butter, melted 1 …

Milk and Cookie Shots

Milk and Cookie Shots

When I think about New Years Eve recipes I wish it was some glamorous thing! But as a mom of 4 young kids New Years Eve is more about banging pots and pans, blow horns, family friendly food, and trying to make it until the ball drops! So when asked to create a New Years Eve recipe these cookie and milk shot glasses came in mind! These can be filled with all kinds of stuff and are fun for the entire family! My kids (and a few neighbor kids) went crazy over these! Milk and Cookie Shots  1 box Krusteaz …

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Crepes

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Crepes

I love fall time mostly for the food pumpkin in particular. Lets be honest fall time in Arizona is still in the 90’s so the weather is not the highlight of the time of the year! So thank goodness for pumpkin and fall flavors! When thinking of which recipe I would create as part of the Krusteaz Baker’s Dozen I couldn’t help but lean towards their pumpkin spice pumpkin pancake mix I have only made the pancakes before and have been wanting to mix things up! And one of the easiest ways to mix things up with their pancake mix is …

Strawberry Tarts

Strawberry Tarts

I am a huge tart lover. Like if anyone was to ever bring me my favorite treat it would be tarts. I love tarts filled with pink lemonade filling, an assortment or fruit (kiwi is probably my fav in there) and these strawberry tarts. There are a little bit of a labor of love. Like sugar cookies…In my opinion. And of course those are my husband and my favorite things! I am not sure if that means that we are high matinance or just have good taste haha. But let me promise you that these tarts and the pink lemonade ones are worth every …

Chocolate Hazelnut Chocmeister Frozen Bananas

Chocolate Hazelnut Chocmeister Frozen Bananas

It has been over a month that my kids out been off for summer break. It has been a mad house of camps, activities, trips, and having more than my own kids in my house. I don’t know about your kids but mine seem to always been hungry and always are bored. I have tried to get them all more involved in the kitchen this summer. My oldest son is obsessed with chocolate hazelnut spreads. He grabs a spoon and digs right in! So when I got a package from Peanut Butter & Co he was all excited. Peanut Butter …