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Halloween Marshmallows


A couple of years ago we started a little tradition with our little ones. We decided that through out the month of October we would watch Halloween movies and drink hot chocolate. The kids are loving this new little tradition of ours and every night they can’t wait to snuggle up on the couch with hot chocolate and watch a not so scary Halloween movie. Read more

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Mini Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes

For many years I have baked regular size cupcakes and my children never seemed to quite finish a whole cupcake and they always left a mess. Then I discovered the mini cupcake pans! And I will never go back to full size cupcakes! Today I’m sharing with you an easy pumpkin spice mini cupcake recipe. As you all know, Fall is my favorite season and I’m ready to dive into pumpkin flavor everything. Read more

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Mini Graham Ice Cream Pies

After a week of light rain showers and cloudy days we are back to 90 degree weather here in Southern California. It’s been so hot this week and what better time to share this sweet treat with you! When I first met Loretta, my Grandma in Law, I thought she was the sweetest person on this earth and she was the one who introduced me to these delicious mini graham ice cream pies! Read more

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Crafts & DIY, Inspiration

DIY Fall Wreath

This past week I’ve been enjoying decorating for fall and brainstorming fun fall projects. As a mother of three little ones I love making simple things. And I’m excited to share with you this simple and meaningful DIY fall wreath. I’m also excited to be joining a group of talented bloggers on a new series called the Hospitality Filled Home hosted by the lovely Sonya from At Home With The Barkers and Melissa from Daisy Mae Belle. Read more


Hints Of Fall

I’ve long loved Fall. Everything becomes cooler, and all of those beautiful leaves earn a fiery glow before falling. Let me take you back and give you a better understanding of why I love Fall so much. I was fortunate enough to grow up in what I think is one of the most beautiful places on earth, Lake Tahoe. Read more


The Girls Bedroom

In the past 8 years we have moved a total of 4 times. As a military family we move every 3 years and it’s not easy packing and unpacking your home. Sometimes we have to leave things behind and start from scratch. As a renter and living in military housing it’s been a big challenge and struggle for me to decorate without painting walls, changing light fixtures, or doing anything remotely permanent. Read more

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Juliet’s 7th Birthday Cake

Seven years ago my husband and I were blessed with a beautiful baby girl. She became our sunshine and a new love in our lives. Seven years have gone by and no matter how much she continues to grow she will always be my bundle of joy and my little ray of sunshine. To my little Juliet Sue may your day be filled with love, joy, and happiness. Happy Birthday sweet baby girl!

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