Peppermint Candy Sugar Cookie Bites

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These Peppermint Candy Sugar Cookie Bites are easy to bake and they taste delicious! You could put any variety of M&Ms inside if peppermint is not your thing (milk chocolate is always good!), but for a fun, festive treat, the peppermint flavor is … [Read more...]

Bruschetta Mushroom Caps


Happy Holidays!  I know it is not typical for this time of the year, but I have been trying extra hard (before the New Year) to not pack on the extra weight that comes with the season.   Let's just say that it has been tricky with all of these … [Read more...]

Pretzel Shortbread Cookies with Maple Glaze

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With Christmas being just a few short days away I'm sure we are all looking for a few quick and easy treats to serve our friends and family. Maybe even some cookies to leave out for Santa? Whatever the case may be, a quick and easy cookie … [Read more...]

Pizzeria Date

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When finding a babysitter for date night isn't an option for you moms and dads, this Pizzeria Date is perfect!! Open a pizzeria at your place- you'll be the chefs, creating your own pizza masterpieces. This can be done while the kids eat … [Read more...]

Decorating with Rugs

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kalaty Rugs for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. When our oldest child was just a few weeks old, my husband and I moved into our first home and we were over the moon! It seemed so spacious after … [Read more...]

What Matters Most


"Freedom from Want” by Norman Rockwell This post is in support of the TYLENOL®, For What Matters Most™ campaign. I'm just going to put this out here and say that 2014 has been a hard year! (Anyone else agree with me on this one?) I've experienced … [Read more...]

Orange and Cranberry Shortbread Cookies

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Hello Somewhat Simple Readers! It's Jillian from Food, Folks and Fun and I am SO excited to be sharing this recipe for Orange and Cranberry Shortbread Cookies with you! The combination of orange and cranberry just screams Christmas to me. The … [Read more...]