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Delicata Squash 101

Delicata Squash 101

There is so much to love about seasonal produce, and fall is full of so many good ones. Apples galore, pumpkin and all things pumpkin spice, and also squash and lots of it. Some of the more popular kinds of squash are butternut, acorn, and […]

Teddy Bear Toast

Teddy Bear Toast

This fun little breakfast has been a family favorite since my oldest was a toddler. It’s different enough to be considered a “special breakfast” and easy enough to pull together with stuff you already have in your pantry. The hardest part of this is getting […]

Red Wine Sangria

Red Wine Sangria

I just fell in love with sangria in college. There was a popular Mexican chain restaurant that my friends and I used to go to all the time. We’d get pitchers of sangria and eat all the chips and salsa we wanted. It didn’t take […]

Snack Necklace Math

Snack Necklace Math

Hello fellow Mommy Spicers thrown into virtual learning/ homeschooling your children. Let’s not pretend this adjustment is easy, it’s anything but. However, I do like to try and find ways to make it more bearable. That to me means one thing, bring in the snacks. […]

Rainbow Treats

Rainbow Treats

I’m always looking for new and creative ways to celebrate my children’s birthdays. It seems as they get older it’s become a little more challenging to find new ideas that bigger kids will enjoy. I love a good theme party, always have, and it turns […]

2019 Top Recipes

2019 Top Recipes

I did an end of year round up last year and loved the experience. Looking back on the year is always fun for me. I really enjoy seeing which recipes were linked, pinned and shared the most. I’m so fortunate to have the support that […]

Two Ingredient Pumpkin Muffins

Two Ingredient Pumpkin Muffins

Baking made easy, like unbelievably easy! These two ingredient muffins are a fall staple in our house and for good reason. They are so simple even the kids can make them! My favorite part about these muffins is how customizable they are. We love to […]

4 Ingredient Peach Sangria

4 Ingredient Peach Sangria

Summer might be winding down but the warm weather sure isn’t. This EASY adult beverage is a delicious way to stay cool and is perfect for any end of summer parties or gatherings. Requiring only 4 ingredients and minutes to make it doesn’t get much […]

Grape Structures

Grape Structures

I like to plan a few home activities for the kids when they’re with me all summer. We had done structures like this at a family school event before but with marshmallows. The kids and I both loved building them together so I was eager […]

Easy Burger Seasoning

Easy Burger Seasoning

I love a good hamburger! They are hands down one of my favorite things to get out at restaurants. I like to get them out, because admittedly they are not one of my favorite things to make. However, I do sometimes make them at home, […]