Nutella Pumpkin Bread

I cannot believe it is already Halloween and almost time for Thanksgiving.  This fall has been going crazy fast.  We have been getting ready for Halloween in my house and bought pumpkins earlier this week to carve and decorate.  A few nights ago we dressed the kids up to go trick or treating in the … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Cup S’mores Cheese Ball

  I cannot believe that summer is almost over and that school will be starting back up in a couple of weeks. My son starts kindergarten this school year, so the start of school is bittersweet for me.  I am excited for my son and to see all that he learns in kindergarten, at the same time I can't … [Read more...]

Thin Mint Icebox Cake

  It's that time of year again, Girl Scout cookie time.  I bought my boxes a few weeks ago.  I love to buy some boxes to eat and I always add a couple of boxes to bake with.  I was a Girl Scout until I was 15 years old, so I always like to support the girls.  I bought my cookies from a really cute … [Read more...]

Baileys Cheesecake

  My favorite dessert to both eat and make is cheesecake.  I love how you can start with a base recipe for cheesecake and make so many different variations.  Also cheesecake is not that hard to make, it just takes long to cook.  Since my husband does not like cheesecake (I know, he's crazy), I … [Read more...]

Strawberry Nutella Pull Apart Bread

Valentine's Day is almost here! My husband and I don't have a lot planned.  We like to go on dates throughout the year, so Valentine's Day is not as much of a big deal.  Plus Valentine's Day gets a lot harder when you have kids.  It is hard to find a sitter, because everyone wants to go out and has … [Read more...]

Chocolate Cherry Almond Smoothie

This post is sponsored by Blue Diamond Almond Breeze Almondmilk With the start of the new year, I always like to make resolutions to try to eat healthier.  I still eat some things that may be unhealthy, but I try to make a conscience effort to put healthier things in my body.  This is … [Read more...]

Salted Caramel Mocha

This drink was created using the Ninja Coffee Bar.  All opinions are my own. I have been on a huge coffee kick lately.  I especially like the specialty coffee drinks that are made in the coffeehouse.  I would stop at my local coffeehouse a few times a week to pick up some of my favorite … [Read more...]

Cannoli Cookie Cups

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of General Mills®. The opinions and text are all mine.  #bakingwithbetty   My husband and I always like to bake cookies around the holidays.  Now that my oldest is old enough to help I like to get him into the tradition too.  However, … [Read more...]

Eggnog Mudslide

This refreshing drink was created using Sweet ‘N Low® as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #donthesitaste   The holidays will be here before you know it.  I have my gift shopping almost done, I just need to go out and buy some stocking stuffers and a few more presents.  I did most of … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Spice Hot Chocolate

 This refreshing drink was created using Sweet ‘N Low® as part of a sponsored post for Socialstars. #donthesitaste   Thanksgiving is about a week away! Are you starting to get your Thanksgiving menu ready?  We are going over to my parents house and I went over the menu with my mom. … [Read more...]