Pie and Ice Cream Bar | mason jar pie à la mode

Pie and Ice Cream Bar | mason jar pie à la mode

Pie and Ice Cream Bar - mason jar pie à la mode | This shop is #sponsored by #CollectiveBias and its advertiser. The story and opinions read here are entirely my own ~ #ShareTheJoyOfPie From casual holiday gatherings to formal sit down dinners, desserts are an essential part of any party menu this time year. With a deep love for dessert bars, this party set up puts a fun twist on one of America's quintessential desserts - Pies! This Pie and Ice Cream Bar serves up some of our favorite old school varieties, à la mode. Flaky crust Continue reading

Winter Hot Chocolate Bar | holiday entertaining

Winter Hot Chocolate Bar | holiday entertaining

Winter Hot Chocolate Bar - Holiday Entertaining | This shop is #sponsored by #CollectiveBias and its advertiser. The story and opinions read here are entirely my own ~ #BigLots #BIGSeason Although winter is still a couple weeks away, that gentle chill in the air has already begun to turn a bit bitter.  The fall and winter months are a natural match for everything warm, comforting, and cozy.  Whether we are enjoying the festive outdoor activities of the season, or welcoming guests coming in from the cold, a Hot Chocolate Bar has become an Continue reading

S’mores Bar Party | build-your-own s’mores party table set up #letsmakesmores

S’mores Bar Party | build-your-own s’mores party table set up #letsmakesmores

S'mores Bar Party - build-your-own s'mores party table set up #LetsMakeSmores | This shop is #sponsored by #CollectiveBias and its advertiser. The story and opinions read here are entirely my own ~ Let's Make S'mores Tonight! The perfect ending to any event we host here at the house usually involves a gathering around the fire pit. It's an entertaining tradition that never gets old, especially during the summer months. Once the fire gets going there is no denying the ultimate companion to the crackling flames and moonlit skies is a good old Continue reading

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bark Recipe

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bark Recipe

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Bark Recipe | I'm always looking for simple handmade gifts that can be put together quite quickly - especially gifts that I can have, on- hand, for hostess gifts or unexpected visitors during the holidays. Today I have an easy bark recipe to share that takes just minutes to whip up and requires just a few key ingredients. The best thing about chocolate bark is that it can customized with just about any toppings you have available in your pantry. Cookies, candy, candy canes - you can't really go wrong crushing Continue reading

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Shake

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Shake

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Shake | #trumoohalloween Halloween is all about the treats and this chocolate covered strawberry milkshake certainly doesn't fall short in that category. This yummy concoction combines a thick rich chocolate milkshake layered on top of a sweet frosty strawberry smoothie that takes just minutes to mix up. Without being overly gory the shake was actually inspired by the ghoulish Halloween vampire, Dracula. I'll spare all of the spooky details and gruesome connotations because this is a pretty tasty treat - Continue reading

Snickers Surprise Cookie Recipe | chocolate peanut butter cookies #chocolate4thewin

Snickers Surprise Cookie Recipe | chocolate peanut butter cookies #chocolate4thewin

Snickers Surprise Cookie Recipe - chocolate peanut butter cookies #chocolate4thewin | This shop is sponsored by #CollectiveBias and its advertiser. The story and opinions read here are entirely my own. The preseason games have begun and that stirs up lots of football excitement in our home. In celebration of last weeks games I made my die hard NFL lover a batch of his favorite chocolate peanut butter cookies. If you like peanut butter and snickers, you're in for a real treat with this Snickers Surprise Cookie Recipe. These may look Continue reading

No Bake Cheesecake with Chocolate Peppermint Pattie Sauce

No Bake Cheesecake with Chocolate Peppermint Pattie Sauce

No Bake Cheesecake with Chocolate Peppermint Pattie Sauce | This post brought to you by Hershey’s®. All opinions are 100% mine. Peppermint is not only for the holiday season. This time of year the cooling sensation can add a refreshing twist to your sweet summer treats. Pair it with some smooth rich chocolate and one thing instantly comes to mind - York Peppermint Patties. Butch's favorite dessert is cheesecake so I whipped up a simple batch of no bake cheesecake filling and infused the peppermint pattie flavor with a rich, creamy chocolate Continue reading

Homemade Patriotic Popsicles | dairy free, gluten free, vegan almond milk recipes

Homemade Patriotic Popsicles | dairy free, gluten free, vegan almond milk recipes

Homemade Patriotic Popsicles - dairy free, gluten free, vegan almond milk recipes | This recipe is a part of a Silk Almondmilk #SilkAlmondBlends #shop hosted by the social shopper media company #CollectiveBias. The story and opinions read here are entirely my own. As the temperatures go up, nothing tastes better on a hot summer day than a fresh from the freezer homemade popsicle. We started obsessing over making these little treats ourself when CJ was was taken off of solid foods a couple of years ago. They are one of the easiest treats to Continue reading

Salted Caramel Pretzel Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Salted Caramel Pretzel Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Salted Caramel Pretzel Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe | This post is brought to you by McCormick. With the back to school underway and the holidays approaching we are heading into prime bake sale season. While cookies and brownies are two of the most popular bake sale items, many of us are always looking for that next unique recipe to set our baked goods apart from the rest. For the month of September I am thrilled to partner with The McCormick Kitchen for the McCormick Bake Sale Blog Tour. The McCormick Kitchens, along with 36 bloggers, Continue reading

Peanut Butter S’mores | All You Magazine Recipe

Peanut Butter S’mores | All You Magazine Recipe

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and All You, but all my opinions are my own. #lifeforless #pmedia http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO Magazines are a staple around here during the summer. Digital readers are wonderful and convenient but there is just something special about laying on the beach or by the pool and thumbing through the glossy pages of a magazine. I recently had the chance to team up with All You magazine and check out the July issue. Up until recently it was exclusively at Continue reading