Homeschool Meal Planning

With all the lesson planning and grading and keeping the house straight while homeschooling (plus, you know, actually teaching), sometimes menu planning gets pushed aside during the school year. Honestly though, when menu planning slips, mealtimes can become a source of stress. We are about to start our 3rd year and whether it’s getting breakfast… Continue reading Homeschool Meal Planning

Pretzel Caramel Bites

I love making little shippable treats to send to friends and family, but you have to get creative because cupcakes and fragile cookies are probably not going to make it! These sweet surprises have only three ingredients. I made two versions of these, one with caramel and one with Rolos! Pretzel Caramel Bites pretzels Rolos… Continue reading Pretzel Caramel Bites

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Pineapple Cream Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

I’ve been keeping track of the cakes (and yes, I’m counting cupcakes as cakes) I’ve made this year though I have been woefully neglectful about posting them. Here’s the recap so far: #1 ā€“ Nutella Icebox Cake (week 1) #2 ā€“ Orange Creamsicle Cake (week 2) #3 ā€“ White Chocolate Strawberry Cupcakes (week 3) #4… Continue reading Pineapple Cream Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Week Nine Resolution Check In

Wait a minute! Nine weeks already?! It’s almost like time passes even faster when you’re watching it. Or at least when you’re tracking what you’re trying to accomplish and finally really realize how quickly a week can fly by. We completely lost week eight to a nasty bug that tore through our sinuses. Since moving… Continue reading Week Nine Resolution Check In

Orange Creamsicle Cake

The second cake of the year! It was actually a happy birthday cake for my friend Brigid! Happy Birthday, Brigid! It’s wonderfully simple and could not possibly be easier to pull together. No really. It has three ingredients – 4 if you include the orange zest – you really should, it makes it more legit… Continue reading Orange Creamsicle Cake