Easy tortellini Italian pasta salad

Easy tortellini Italian pasta salad made with Italian dressing in 15 minutes! So full of flavor and a side dish the whole family will love! Perfect for any summer BBQ! This Italian pasta salad is one of my favorite summer dishes to make. We love grilling chicken and serving it on the side. The...

Cookies and cream popcorn

Cookies and cream popcorn -a delicious and easy no bake dessert or snack that can be made in 10 minutes or less with only 3 ingredients! You won’t be able to put it down! One of my families favorite summer traditions is to have movie nights on the weekends with popcorn. We love the...

Sheet pan sausage and vegetables

Sheet pan sausage and vegetables -a healthy recipe that is SO easy to make and is full of flavor. This is a healthy recipe we love to make about once a month. Whenever I do a whole 30 (which has only been 3 times) I make smoked sausage and roasted vegetables weekly. Then I...

Fruit skewers

Fruit skewers + Capri Sun Sport  – a quick and tasty snack idea for kids games, parties and more! One of my favorite seasons in Ohio is Spring. It doesn’t last very long, but you just can’t beat the weather, once it’s finally here. Some of my favorite things about the Spring here are the...

50 Easy Kids Crafts

A great round up of easy kids crafts to keep your little ones busy all summer long! Summer is in full swing around here! Seems like I’m always on the look out for a fun, quick, and easy activity to do with my kids. I try to think of a few creative things we can...

How To Make Tissue Paper Flowers

Today I’m going to show you how to make tissue paper flowers. They are so easy and inexpensive to make. I learned how to make these from an old Martha Stewart magazine. These diy tissue paper flowers are a great way to dress up any party! There are so many colors to choose from....

Easy homemade fudge popsicles

Easy homemade fudge popsicles -made with only 5 ingredients! Super creamy and delicious. Some of my favorite treats growing up were fudgesicles and strawberry shortcake popsicles. It was always a toss up on which one I would get whenever my mom let us get a treat from the ice cream truck. These homemade fudgesicles are...

25 Mouth-Watering Watermelon Desserts

25 Mouth-Watering Watermelon Desserts…the perfect refreshment that shouts, “Summertime is here!” I’m so excited Watermelon is almost in season! I LOVE watermelon and watermelon desserts. Seriously, there is nothing that satisfies more on a squelching summer day than watermelon.  So juicy, so fresh, so sweet – and so healthy! It truly is the perfect...

Favorite No Bake Homemade Granola Bars - made with only 5 ingredients! This is a super easy recipe that you can customize with your favorite ingredients.

Favorite Homemade Granola Bars Recipe

Favorite No Bake Homemade Granola Bars – made with only 5 ingredients! This is a super easy granola bar recipe that you can customize with your favorite ingredients. Growing up my favorite snack was granola bars. I still love them to this day and probably have one every other day. They are just so...

50 red, white and blue ideas

50 red, white and blue ideas …creative ways to kick-off summer and celebrate our freedom while remembering our fallen heroes! Memorial Day typically marks the unofficial kick-off to summer, and believe me, it can’t come a day too soon! One of the best things about summer is the outdoor barbecues, and Memorial Day is the...

how to sew a pillow

How To Sew A Pillowcase

So last week when I shared my living room you may have spotted a few new pillows. I had searched everywhere for the perfect pillows and never saw anything I liked. I finally decided to make my own pillows and it was A LOT easier than I thought. Who knew? Today I’m going to show...

Best play dough recipe

The BEST play dough recipe – make in less than 5 minutes for under a $1 and have it last for months! It is so soft and squishy and cuts perfectly with cookie cutters. One of my kids favorite activities is playing with play dough. It is the perfect indoor activity for when it’s raining, too cold or...