Month: June 2016

Peaches & Cream Popsicles

Healthy Peaches and Cream Popsicles

Summer is the perfect time for popsicles! These peaches and cream popsicles are yummy, satisfying, and also healthy! As a mom of four, I am often looking for snacks for my kids that are healthy and filling (so they don’t come back in an hour asking for another snack, ha!).  A lot of the recipes I’ve Read More

Simple Paint Stick Flag

Simple Paint Stick Flag

  With the 4th of July just around the corner, I needed a quick, but cute decoration for my front door! This Paint Stick Flag came together in just one afternoon and since I had several basic supplies on hand, was literally one of the cheapest crafts I’ve ever made. PAINT STICK FLAG Supplies: 9 Read More

Great Burgers | Grill Hamburgers | How to Grill Burgers | Tips for a Great Burger

Tips for Making Great Burgers

This time of year, I start using the grill far more often than I use my oven – it’s just too hot! We put just about EVERYthing on the grill. In the summer here in Greece, it’s either cook outside, or eat a cold dinner! One of our family’s favorite foods to put on the grill Read More

Easy Kale Banana Smoothie Recipe

Hey guys!! I’ve been a little swamped this past week so I have a short, sweet, and simple post for you today 🙂 . . . I love being able to make a quick and easy healthy breakfast when I don’t really feel like ‘eating’ . . . one of my favorite brekkies is a Read More

Fourth of July Party Printables

Fourth of July Party Printables It’s that time of year again already – can you believe it? The time we’re getting ready to celebrate the Fourth of July: a time of picnic food, family & friends, fireworks, and fun!! Celebrate this Fourth of July with these free printables. The first printable is this traditional America Banner. Just Read More

DIY Wooden Photo Block

DIY Wooden Photo Block

DIY Wooden Photo Block This DIY Wooden Photo Block makes such a nice personalized gift! I made this one for my Honey as a gift for Father’s Day from our two baby boys. My husband cherishes sentimental gifts, so this was really the perfect idea for him and adds such a nice touch to his Read More

Free Collection of Inspirational Printables

Free Collection of Inspirational Printables I’m so happy to tell you that the next free set of printables is here! 🙂 If you missed out on the first set, you can find them here.   “Chalkboard Amazing Love” This printable is so versatile. The chalkboard theme is perfect with virtually any style . . . Read More

How to Make Cherry Compote

How to Make Cherry Compote (& how to use it!)

During cherry season, one of my favorite things to make with cherries is a compote – it’s so simple to make, and you can do so many things with it! We like to put cherry compote on top of ice cream, plain yogurt, pancakes, toast, and even brownies! Here’s how easy it is to make Read More

Butterfinger Buttercream

Quick Butterfinger Buttercream

QUICK BUTTERFINGER BUTTERCREAM   This quick butterfinger buttercream is a very simple recipe that is amazing enough to wow your friends and family on a special occasion, but also easy enough for any day! Use it to top cupcakes, brownies, cookies, cake….. whatever you choose! I like to use it to top my favorite chocolate Read More

Homemade Ginger Mint Lemonade

  It’s that time of year again when I can’t have too many cold icy drinks! Iced passion tea and iced caffe americanos are a couple of my favorite, but if you’re looking for something truly energizing and refreshing – nothing beats this Ginger Mint Lemonade. Not only does it taste delicious, but it also has Read More