Coffee Cake – Take One

I don’t know about you, but I love coffee cake. If you will recall, I like it so much, that I have even tried to make it in the microwave, with disastrous results.… Continue reading

Homemade Soft Pretzel Bites – Better than the ones at the mall!

I have had my eye on a number of soft pretzel recipes recently, but when I saw one on boards that you can make in your bread maker, I knew it was time… Continue reading

The Big Tease – Fixing Barbie’s Hair With Fabric Softener

We have a large population of Barbies inhabiting our basement, and there are more, who have migrated to the warmer climate of upstairs bathroom, where The Princess plays with them in her bath.… Continue reading

DIY Crystal Ball – I Can See Clearly Now

  For a while now, I have been thinking about making a crystal ball. Not for my stint at the wizard camp, but I thought it would be a fun craft for the… Continue reading

Beach Volcano – A Science Experiment That’s Fun!!

This week we were on vacation at the beach with the kids.¬†They are usually pretty busy there, but I thought it might be fun to do something a little different, and I found… Continue reading

Vacation, All I Ever Wanted…

We’re not practicing or Pinteresting much this week because we are on vacation, but I have some kid-related and beach-related ideas coming up soon. Hope you will stop back to check it out!

DIY Wizard Wand

  Later this summer, I’m planning to work at a wizard-themed camp as one of the counselors. I’d gotten most of my costume ready, except for a wand, and then I found this… Continue reading

Red, White, and Blue Strawberries for You

I realize that this post is probably a day late and a few strawberries short, but as Wilbur2020 pointed out the other day, you might still be able to use it for Bastille… Continue reading

Hooray for the Red White and Blue Cupcakes!

Happy Independence Day, Yo. (Pardon the slang. I’ve been catching up on my Breaking Bad.) We are having a few people over for the holiday, so I thought it might nice to make… Continue reading

Soft Almond Sugar Cookies (If at First, You Don’t Succeed, Try Making Them Smaller)

I haven’t baked in a while, and I wanted to do something unlike anything I’d done before, so I found this recipe for Soft Almond Sugar Cookies on the boards. The photo on… Continue reading