Thanksgiving is coming up soon, and tasty desserts are one of the best parts of the holiday! We always have pies for Thanksgiving, including apple and pumpkin pies of course. Cheesecake or pumpkin roll are also favorites that are sure to be appreciated. I haven’t decide what dessert I should make to bring to Thanksgiving dinner at my mom’s this year, but I am scanning Pinterest for ideas! Here are 10 fabulous Thanksgiving desserts that would be a perfect ending to a traditional Thanksgiving meal.Continue Reading
Thanksgiving is one of those celebrations that just seems to call for a special centerpiece. After all the meal is the main focus of the holiday, so it makes sense to have an attractive and festive centerpiece for the dining room table. Here is a quick and easy Thanksgiving Centerpiece I made for our table this year.
I took some simple natural materials from my backyard and combined them with a sunflower floral spray for a simple fall themed centerpiece.Continue Reading
Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, and it is the perfect holiday for making all kinds of treats. Unfortunately most of these treats involve lots of candy, which means they aren’t very healthy! This Candy Corn Fruit and Yogurt Parfait is a healthy Halloween treat, with just a little bit of candy.
I love yogurt parfaits, and by layering fruit in Mason jars you can create a dessert that looks just like candy corn but is much better for you.Continue Reading
Looking for some fun craft ideas for Halloween? Here are some easy crafts for kids!
Halloween is one of those holidays that always seems to get kids very excited and worked up. Having an easy craft for kids to do is a good way to distract them from the last minute anticipation and keep them busy. These crafts take simple supplies that you probably have around the house already, like q-tips, toilet paper tubes and craft sticks. Just click on a picture to get all the instructions and start crafting.Continue Reading
Pumpkin and chocolate are one of my favorite flavor combinations, and to make these White Chocolate Pumpkin Bars I used white chocolate instead of dark chocolate for a totally different taste!
These take a little effort to prepare, because you have to make two separate batters and swirl them together for layers of white chocolate and pumpkin. But the result is worth the effort! The white chocolate layer is more cake like, and the pumpkin layer is more dense and chewy, for a great combination of tastes and textures.Continue Reading