Angry Birds Birthday Cake

This fun and easy angry birds cake came into creation for my little spiffy boy’s 7th birthday. He had many many ideas of what he wanted for his cake (he had a star wars, sports, angry birds themed party – sometimes you just can’t decide), I was glad this is what he decided on.
We […]

By |August 3rd, 2013|Cakes, Dessert, Kid friendly meals, Recipes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Angry Birds Birthday Cake|

My Little Pony Cake

We are fans of My Little Pony here… especially one of us in particular! So for her special day she really wanted a Pony cake. She actually had some ulterior motives… she needed a few more ponies to play with of course and she had her eye on Princess Celestia (and she slyly added […]

By |July 21st, 2013|Cakes, Recipes|Comments Off on My Little Pony Cake|

The Best M&M Cookies

I’ve been looking for a great, no, the best M&M cookie, and not the peanut butter kind that are all around; Although for the record I do love a good Peanut butter cookie. This is it! Thanks to Jessica from How Sweet Eats for sharing this one. It has changed my life. Seriously, every time I […]

Fun Easter Sandwich Cookies

I can’t believe how fast Easter is sneaking up on us. I didn’t feel ready for Easter until this past week we were able to go the “Easter Pageant” and it really helped me get my thoughts ready for Easter. My kids were looking for a fun Easter-ish project and we came […]

By |March 22nd, 2013|activities with kids, cookies, Dessert, Recipes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fun Easter Sandwich Cookies|

Fall Break Fun Crafts and Activities With Kids!

I can’t wait to have a whole week with my children! I love having them home and not being  held to the normal daily school schedule! Of course our days off go much more smoothly if I have a couple of things planned each day, and it is a special time we have together […]

By |October 12th, 2012|activities with kids, crafts, Halloween, Recipes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fall Break Fun Crafts and Activities With Kids!|

Edible Chocolate Play dough

One of the recipes my children request most isn’t for cookies, cakes, or any other baked goodies… its for play dough – chocolate play dough. Yes it does taste delicious and of course it leaves a mess (as any good play dough does)! You create, cut, shape, and eat! I can’t figure out where […]

By |October 12th, 2012|activities with kids, Recipes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Edible Chocolate Play dough|

Make your own Jack-o-lantern sugar cookies

Oh wow – this combines crafting and baking! Two of the spiffiest things to do in your spare time! AND, and…they are totally customize-able! You can make them as traditional or as wacky as you want. As soon as I saw these, I wanted to make these as a little ‘thank you’  for my […]

By |October 6th, 2012|activities with kids, cookies, Dessert, Halloween, Holidays, Recipes|Comments Off on Make your own Jack-o-lantern sugar cookies|

Pumpkin Waffles (aka Pumpkin Clouds)


Anyone else ready for Fall? Here in the desert of Arizona – we are READY!  The mornings are starting to feel crisp and cool again and we have enjoyed several late morning walks! Aaaahhh – we made it through the relentlessly hot Summer days and nights! Well, we were feeling the Autumn spirit, so we thought […]

By |October 6th, 2012|Breakfast, Holidays, Kid friendly meals, Recipes|Comments Off on Pumpkin Waffles (aka Pumpkin Clouds)|

Cowboy Cookie Pancakes

Yes they have chocolate chips and Yes I’d say these are even healthy! Chocolate chips for breakfast? “Can life get any better? I submit that it cannot!”

The idea for this recipe came from the Minimalist Baker. If you want a smaller, healthier version follow their recipe.  I was lacking some of the special ingredients […]

By |October 4th, 2012|Breakfast, Recipes|Comments Off on Cowboy Cookie Pancakes|

Chocolate Wasted Cake

You know that saying, “You eat with your eyes”?  Well take a look at this:

I wish I could eat with my eyes because really – this tastes as good as it looks! Mr. Spiffy (aka MicahStubz) has had this cake on his wish list for almost a year. Finally, I decided we should indulge […]