Friday Things #355

1. This has been a very stay-in-our-pajamas kind of week. No school on Monday meant Lego-building and not-yet-played-with Christmas toys. Then all three kids and my husband came down with colds, so Wednesday and...

A collage of six different Super Bowl food recipes with text overlay.

The Ultimate List of Super Bowl Food Ideas

Tons of Super Bowl food ideas, including dips, finger foods, sandwiches, main dishes, mac and cheese, and of course sweets!

The Weekend Dish: 1/18/2020

Hello and happy weekend to you! How was your week? Are you doing anything wonderful this weekend? Does it include big blankets and lazy books and crosswords? We’re supposed to have some winter weather...

Friday Things #354

1. Someone is turning FIVE on Sunday! Can you even believe it? He got to bring in treats and get sung to at school yesterday, which made his day. Life before he was born...

A slice of chocolate chip cookie cake with chocolate frosting and sprinkles along the edge.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

This easy chocolate chip cookie cake recipe will be the hit of any birthday party. Add chocolate frosting and sprinkles to make it extra festive!

The Weekend Dish: 1/11/2020

Happy happy weekend to you! Ahhh I don’t know about you, but it sure felt good to get back into some semblance of a routine this week. The laundry got done when it was...

Friday Things #353

1. I think I’ve mentioned it here before, but Dominic loves seeing the moon and the night sky. Last night during dinner, he announced that he was going to outer space… in a blue...

A loaf of focaccia bread on a cooling rack.

Traditional Focaccia Bread

A traditional focaccia bread recipe with tons of topping ideas that bakes up crisp on the outside and warm and soft on the inside. Perfect for serving with soups and stews, or even for...

The Weekend Dish: 1/4/2020

Happy first Saturday of the new year! Are you still stumbling around wondering what day it is? Me too, me too. Are you undecorating this weekend? I think we’re holding out until after Epiphany,...

Friday Things #352

1. Happy New Year to you! Did you do any big celebrating to ring in 2020? We were totally low key and in bed before midnight (just my style!). 2. I bought a PowerSheets...