Cotton Candy Mocktail

Cotton Candy Mocktail Cotton candy, cotton candy, cotton candy where do I begin! Lets just say that my kids squealed with joy when I opened the package with this fun cotton candy machine. We have made a few batches of cotton candy since we got the machine but one of the times we whipped up some fun mocktails! My kids were gobbling them down! Who knew how trending cotton candy drinks were! All I know is that they were sure fun to make and my kids loved watching the cotton candy slowly disappear! First up we whipped up a batch …

Easter Cookies

Easter Cookies Perfect for beginners looking to make a delicious dessert for Easter Sunday! These Easter cookies are so fun and easy to make for the whole family!   Last year I went to a fun cookie decorating class at Petite Party Studio and learned a few tricks with making sugar cookies and decorating them. Ever since then I have been hooked on decorating cookies. Unfortunately it is one of those things that I like to do when my kids aren’t around. Most of my cooking I do with music going and my kids running wild around me. Decorating sugar …

Tie Dye Easter Cupcakes

One of my kids favorite things to do for Easter is dye Easter eggs. It is an absolute hot mess but they love it so it pretty much is a free for all! Some things I just have to let go and let them do it. Carving pumpkins, gingerbread houses, and easter eggs are those free for all messy activities. I thought that there was nothing more fitting then tie dye cupcakes for a treat while dying eggs. This recipe uses simple ingredients but are super fun! Make a a box of white cake mix according to the directions on …

Chocolate Dipped Marshmallow Reindeer

Chocolate Dipped Marshmallow Reindeer

These cute reindeer were simple and fun to make and another addition to the photoshoot from a few weeks back. What you do is melt down chocolate break pretzel in half to create antlers. Stick a marshmallow on a stick and dip the marshmallows in chocolate and attach the pretzels. Lay down on parchment paper to dry. Add white sprinkles for the eyes and a red nose!  Chocolate Dipped Marshmallow Reindeer Marshmallows Sticks Chocolate Melts Mini Pretzels White Sprinkles Red Dot Sprinkles Melt down chocolate break pretzel in half to create antlers. Stick a marshmallow on a stick and dip …

Donut Snowmen

Donut Snowmen

How to make Donut Snowmen Are you looking for a way to make the homemade Donut snowman craft. Here is a easy donut snowman recipe for you to make with your family to craft together during Christmas Time. Sometimes during the holidays life get so busy and you forget to slow down and spend some time with your children. I will admit that I literally have to schedule time to bake and do fun activities with my kids during the holiday months when I am baking orders 8 hours a day 6 days a week. Our family always does gingerbread …

Adult Halloween Party 2015

Adult Halloween Party 2015

Halloween is a BIG deal in our home. I host 2 different Halloween parties. One is with 12 women that come over at the beginning of the month and then during one of the last weekends of the month we have about 50 couples in our home for an adult only halloween party! This year was our 6th year doing it and is probably my favorite night of the year! Here are my previous years Halloween party posts here and here! The costumes each year just keep getting better and better! I always try to come up with something new …

The Best SUPER HERO Snack Around

The Best SUPER HERO Snack Around

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MARVELSnackBar #CollectiveBias School has been underway here for almost the past month. Which means lots of school lunch packing to do and making sure there is a snack in each of my boys backpacks. It is hard finding a snack that my kids like that they think is also “cool” when I came across these Marvel Chewy Granola bars at Target I knew that both of my boys would freak! I may have grabbed 6 boxes for my 2 boys for snacks and …

4th of july ice cream bar ideas

4th of July Ice Cream Bar Ideas

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SunsOutSpoonsOut #CollectiveBias 4th of July Ice Cream Bar Ideas! Fourth of July is coming up and we our getting so excited! Our family heads to Telluride Colorado to celebrate so we enjoyed our little 4th of July Ice Cream Bar a little early! And lucky enough I have partnered with Blue Bunny Ice Cream to bring this to you! So what we did it make 4 different fun variations for our Blue Bunny 4th of July Ice Cream Bar. Ice Cream Bar Ingredients: Waffle …

Lego Love and a Lego Birthday Party

Lego Love and a Lego Birthday Party

Legos are every moms dream. Well at least they are my dream toy! I was having a conversation with my cousin the other day and she asked me how I do it all with two crazy young, high energy boys at home. I told her one word…legos. My sons went from only sword fighting and throwing axes and shooting nerf guns and bow and arrows at each other to sitting down together and playing legos quietly. Legos allow my sons to be creative and use their imagination. Two things that I value highly in my home. Although my boys are …

A SPECTACULAR Peter Pan Party!

How to Throw the Perfect Peter Pan Party! With my sons birthday only a few weeks away it reminded me that I have yet to post his past two birthday parties. Honestly I think it was my very favorite party that I have ever thrown. My kids have always been suckers for Peter Pan, Captain Hook and Tinker Bell. Peter Pan is almost always the first ride of the day when we go to Disneyland and is usually also the ride with the longest wait time out of the smaller kid rides. But we go on it over and over …