Muddy Buddies

Growing up my mom would make this snack mix, but it was called “Puppy Chow”, based on it resembling dog kibble. Fast forward to the new millennium and Chex cereal dubbed it Muddy Buddies. Chocolate, peanut butter and powdered sugar come together for a crunchy sweet mix. Put out a bowl for Santa, instead of…

Candied Pecans

I’m the weirdo who doesn’t like nuts in my baked goods. Walnuts in brownies? Yuck! However, I love to eat them plain (salted or sugared). These pecans are tossed in two varieties of sugar and cinnamon and then toasted low and slow. They are addicting and I enjoy eating them by the handful. Gift baskets…

Fall Housewarming Gift Basket

Fall is officially here! Today, my son turns 9 and we welcome our favorite season. This time of year is perfect for leaving the windows open and enjoying the fresh air. With a change in seasons my mind always wanders to cleaning and purging my home.  Over the past year, I have been using products…

Breakfast In Bed {Gift Basket}

Mother’s Day is on May 14th this year. That also happens to be my wedding anniversary! Anyhow, I wanted to share another gift basket idea for the mom’s in your life. Mother’s are incredibly hard working and hardly ever get a break. This gift is full of wonderful “breakfast in bed” treats to make her…

Bath + Body Gift Box

Collecting objects and items for themed gift baskets is something I find extreme pleasure in. To settle on a subject that is near and dear to the recipient makes the process easy. Today,  I share a super simple gift box, that is sure to pamper all the mom’s in your life. Remember Mother’s Day is…

Easter Basket Ideas {Toddler Girl Edition}

I always get excited to celebrate the holidays with my kids. It’s fun to break out old traditions and create new ones. Easter will be here in less than a month so I have started brainstorming Easter basket filler ideas. Toddlers are full of energy and curiosity and I want to build a basket that…