All Things Creative: The Recipe Edition | 50+ Must Make Recipes

50+ Delicious Must-Make Recipes - All Things Creative, The Foodie Edition

How can is be July 29th already?  Summer why are you going by so quickly??   It's the last Tuesday of the month AGAIN and of course that means it's time for the July edition of our fun "All Things Creative" series and we have an awesome collection of recipes for you this … [Read more...]

Making French Baguettes | Baking 101

Making French Baguettes by ALittleClaireification for Jellibean Journals

"Heaven... I'm in heaven... and my heart beats so that I can hardly speak..."   I have always loved that song and if I had to venture a guess about what heaven must smell like it might possibly be the smell of fresh bread baking.  That smell... wafting through a bakery or a cafe. Or my … [Read more...]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Icebox Dessert

Chocolate Peanut Butter Icebox Dessert

Did any of you watch Charlie Brown when you were younger?  Of course you did.  I still remember looking forward to the specials that would come on and I loved Snoopy's "Suppertime" dance.  Whenever I say "Summertime" I actually always think of that. And whenever I say Summertime I … [Read more...]

Lemon Raspberry Cheesecake Bars | A New Adventure

Lemon Raspberry Cheesecake Bars PM2

Well I am headed to yet another conference this morning - this one is the Haven Conference in Atlanta.  So much to learn, old friends to hug and new friends to meet.  I can't wait!   And, in a round about way, that brings us to these delicious Lemon Raspberry Cheesecake … [Read more...]

Crockpot Toffee Pecan Apple Crisp | Slow Cooker Desserts

Crockpot Toffee Pecan Apple Crisp PM2

Hi friends!  It feels like Friday since tomorrow is a holiday.  Any big plans for the 4th of July?   Whether you are headed out to a party or maybe just entertaining at home there is one thing that you can count on.  People want to know "what's for dessert??".  If you want … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Banana Bread at ALittleClaireification PM3

You know what makes me bananas??  Wasting food.  Makes me completely nuts and I touched on this in my Lemon Blackberry Cake Cookie post.  It seems like fresh fruit "flies of the shelf" around here and other weeks it's gone bad before anyone touched it.  Gahhh!  When … [Read more...]

Lemon Blackberry Cake Cookies | And That Time I Bought Too Much Fruit

Lemon Blackberry Cookies at ALittleClaireification PM 4

Do you ever walk into a store (like Target) to grab one quick necessity (like cat food) and suddenly you are overwhelmed by the sudden urge to buy everything?  Yeah, me either.  But something along those lines happened and the end result was these Lemon Blackberry Cake … [Read more...]

Baked Pears With Honey Almond Oat Crumble

Baked Pears Recipe PM4

 Happy Friday!  Today I am guest posting for my friend Krista over at Joyful Healthy Eats and I'm sharing this delicious Baked Pears recipe. If you have never visited Joyful Healthy Eats you are all in for a treat!  Krista is such a sweetie and she is always posting … [Read more...]

Salted Caramel Cafe Mocha Smoothie

Salted Caramel Cafe Mocha Smoothie sq

“This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Nestle, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia  #BreakfastEssentials http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” This past Mother's Day weekend we didn't do anything too fancy at all.    On … [Read more...]

Easy Fruit Tartlets Recipe | 12 Fruit Filled Recipes

Easy Fruit Tartlets Recipe

For all of you Moms out there, I hope you had a wonderful Mother's Day yesterday!  I always say "Mother's Day is EVERY day" but it's always sweet to be pampered by the family on our special day too.   This Easy Fruit Tartlets Recipe is one to save for any special brunch or occasion or … [Read more...]

Lemon Pistachio Icebox Pie | 12 Spring Desserts

Lemon Ice Box Pie 2

While I adore lemon desserts, pistachios aren't really safe around here either.  My Husband is addicted and he shells and eats them almost as soon as we buy them, so they disappear pretty quickly. I thought this Lemon Pistachio Ice Box Pie would be a sweet surprise for a Spring dessert, but … [Read more...]

Ehh, What’s Up Doc? | 22 Carrot Craft & Recipe Ideas

Carrot Craft Ideas - Easter Fun With Carrots

I don't know about your "hip hop" skills, but nonetheless it's all things CARROTS over here today for a little Easter inspiration! Here are a bunch of super fun and delicious carrot craft & recipe ideas that would even make Bugs Bunny proud. Starting with the crafts: Clockwise From Top … [Read more...]

All Things Spring | 40+ Inspiring Ideas!

All Things Creative Spring

It's time for part three in our "All Things Creative" series and we have another amazing round up of great ideas for you this month! … [Read more...]

Samoa Sweet Rolls {It Bakes Me Happy}

Samoa Sweet Rolls

Well, today we are headed home from our mini Spring Break vacation after an awesome little cruise on the newly refurbished Disney Magic {don't worry, I will be posting all about it soon!} so my sweet friend Emily from It Bakes Me Happy is filling in for me until I am "back at the helm" in a day or … [Read more...]

Nutella Cream Puffs {from Jellibean Journals}

Nutella Cream Puffs

Happy Friday, my friends!  The kids are starting Spring Break and we snuck away for a mini vacation so a couple of my fab "bloggy pals" have stepped in to help.  Well I can't just go off and leave you without some fabulous reading material, now can I? ::tap tap tap::  I know you aren't listening … [Read more...]