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Classic Gobs (a.k.a. Whoopie Pies)

An old family recipe for Gobs, otherwise known as whoopie pies - two cakey chocolate cookies with a creamy white frosting filling.

A strawberry-vanilla ice cream pie with a sugar cone and pretzel crust.

Pretzel Strawberry Ice Cream Pie

A refreshing salty-sweet strawberry-vanilla ice cream pie with a sugar cone and pretzel crust, topped with fresh strawberry jam, hot fudge sauce, and more crushed pretzels.

A tray of red, white and blue stained glass Jello stars

Red, White & Blue Stained Glass Jello Stars

Stained glass Jello gets the patriotic treatment with a combination of red, white and blue, and is cut into the shape of stars. A fun and easy treat for your 4th of July celebration!...

The Weekend Dish: 6/10/2017

Hello friends! I hope your weekend is off to a fantastic start! I did some baking yesterday that I’m super excited about (sweet and salty brownies +¬†another recipe that needs a little tweaking), and...

Friday Things

1. I have had so much fun with Joseph and Dominic recently… they are really starting to become more playmates, and it’s so much fun. Joseph wakes up from naps asking for his brother,...

Dirt Dessert - The classic! A trifle bowl filled with layers of crushed Oreos and chocolate mousse.

Dirt Dessert Recipe

A recipe for classic "dirt" dessert! This easy summer dessert features alternating layers of crushed Oreos and a chocolate pudding mixture. It is made to look like dirt, complete with (gummy) worms!

This homemade Firecracker Cake has layers of red, white and blue batter.

Firecracker Cake (from scratch!)

This homemade version of the popular, red, white & blue Bundt cake is made completely from scratch!

A big slice of No Bake Oreo Layer Dessert.

No Bake Oreo Layer Dessert

No Bake Oreo Layer Dessert features an Oreo crust, a cream cheese layer, a chocolate pudding layer, and is topped with Cool Whip and more crushed Oreos.

The Weekend Dish: 6/3/2017

Hello first Saturday in June! The first unofficial week of summer has been absolutely spectacular here with near-perfect weather. There has been a lot of outside time happening here, which I’m sure will continue...

Joseph and Dominic at the grocery store

Friday Things

1. I took both boys to the grocery store together for the first time yesterday and they had SO MUCH FUN. I was wondering how Joseph would do since he’s a little, let’s say,...