Family · Fun

Schools Out for Summer & Other Updates

I always think of this song on the last day. This year we had to go particularly long due to the record breaking snow day in March where we had over two feet of snow. What I’ve noticed this spring is that I have been slightly absent on the blogosphere–I mean a post a month… Continue reading Schools Out for Summer & Other Updates

30 Day Challenges

Results of September’s 30 Day Challenge

There were exactly 30 days this month, but if you recall, I was off to a late start. I struggled to find something I wanted to commit to and was passionate about this month. With the start of a new school year, comes more and more busy days and nights. It made me realize that… Continue reading Results of September’s 30 Day Challenge

30 Day Challenges · Family

September’s 30 Day Challenge Reveal

I am a week late to post this 30 Day Challenge reveal. Not only have I been crazy busy with the start of a new school year, but I also didn’t have any true passion for a challenge this month until last night when we went swimming as a family. I didn’t want to go;… Continue reading September’s 30 Day Challenge Reveal

Food

Nobody Has to Know: The Tasty Mix that “Fakes” Homemade

We love Annie’s products, from the pancake mix to the mac and cheese, this company makes a great organic product. While browsing in the aisles at Woodman’s, I discovered the Annie’s Double Chocolate Brownie Mix. It was a must buy since I was in an indulgent–I just completed another school year–need a fix mood. Um,… Continue reading Nobody Has to Know: The Tasty Mix that “Fakes” Homemade

Family · Food

Indulgent, Yet Simple: Four Ingredient Chocolate Cherry Cake

Whenever I make this incredibly simple, but decadent chocolate cherry cake, I’m reminded of my grandmother. She used to make this recipe for many of our get togethers. When grandma baked, it was one of my favorite things, and I got accustomed to this cake showing up. It was always a fan favorite and seamed… Continue reading Indulgent, Yet Simple: Four Ingredient Chocolate Cherry Cake