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Healthy Halloween Banana Ghost Snack

Hey friends! It is Laura Kelly from Me and My INKlings here sharing a super adorable and healthy Halloween banana ghost snack. SO much of the season is filled with sugar…so much sugar. While this snack has a little chocolate,   Read More »

Popcorn Box Blog Party – My Take

It is a lot fun having very crafty friends, especially when they send you a package of seemingly unrelated items and challenge you to make SOMETHING. This year Laura Kelly’s Popcorn Box Blog Party package arrived and the contents looked like   Read More »

Bring Your Christmas Cards to Life with

Christmas Peeps

The other day a package arrived for me and I literally gasped when I opened it up and saw the cuteness… My dear friend Laura – creator of the famous Me and My Peeps characters – had created custom Christmas   Read More »

Ten Free Tiny Prints Cards for YOU

Free Holiday Cards from Tiny Prints

I’ll be the first one to admit that I am totally not ready to think about Holiday Cards yet – after all, I have been known to send New Year’s cards the last two years – but this deal from   Read More »

Free Halloween Puzzle Printable

halloween word search scramble

Looking for something to print out and challenge the kids for a few minutes? I made this two-in-one Halloween Puzzler for one of my other sites, but thought you might enjoy it, too. Go to Doll Diaries to download the   Read More »

Recipe for Stuffed Jalapeno Peppers AKA Texas Firecrackers

Stuffed Jalapeno Peppers or Texas Firecrackers

If you are looking for something different to take to your July 4th party this year, you should try these amazing Stuffed Jalapeno Peppers, or what the friend who introduced me to theses calls “Texas Firecrackers.”  These are so good   Read More »

Wordless Wednesday: Haunted Halloween Candy House

Halloween themed gingerbread house

I cannot take credit for the amazing creativity in these Halloween Haunted Candy Houses! I was at Bunco the other night and our hostess had these displayed in her dining room – she is the creative one. Check out the   Read More »

Wordless Wednesday – Will The Groundhog See His Shadow

So, how long until Spring??? Get the details on these cute Groundhog Day cookies and other Groundhog Day activities at

Eggspert Egg Hunt

Last night I was talking with my kids – who are now 13, 11 and 8 – about Easter. In the past we always have done an egg hunt at my parents’ farm with my brothers and their families. This   Read More »

Planning for a Patriotic July 4th Weekend

Happy Birthday USA! With July 4th falling on a weekend this year, the parades, picnics and celebrations will be spread out over a full two days – and there will most likely be something for everyone. Here are some links   Read More »