Homemade Fig Preserves

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Fig Preserves I have been wanting to make fig preserves for many many years.  My obsession with making fig jam or homemade fig preserves started over 10 years ago when I bought a self pollinating brown turkey fig tree.  If you have ever planted a fruit true you know it takes a few years for […]

{sponsored} Celebrate Summer with a Bomb Pop Pool Party @originalbombpop

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Celebrate Summer with a Bomb Pop Pool Party Disclosure: I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Bomb Pop. I received  product samples, a party kit, and a promotional item as a thank you for participating. Can you remember when you were a kid during the summer and you were running around playing with your […]

Strawberry Banana Buttermilk Ice Pop Recipe

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Strawberry Banana Buttermilk Ice Pop Recipe  I have seen ice cream andice pop recipes that were made with a buttermilk base and wondered how they tasted. I use buttermilk a lot in my baking.  I also make an awesome buttermilk ranch dressing. I usually keep a quart of buttermilk in the refrigerator. I love using […]

10 Cool Ice Cream Recipes

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10 Cool Ice Cream Recipes  Summer is in full swing and Ice Cream Recipes are on my mind. There is nothing that tastes better on a scorching hot summer day then your favorite homemade ice cream recipe. Homemade ice cream is not as hard to make as you might think. Start out with one of […]

Fairies Fairies Everywhere: DIY Fairy Dust Glitter Gel

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Fairies Fairies Everywhere: DIY Fairy Dust Glitter Gel Did you ever want to be a fairy? What little girl hasn’t wanted to flutter around in a pretty dress, wave her wand and cast a spell while pixie dust flies in the air? My granddaughter Emma turned four a couple of weeks ago and we celebrated […]

4th of July Recipes | 4th of July Cupcakes

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4th of July Recipes 4th of July Cupcakes These pretty red, white and blue cupcakes are perfect for your 4th of July celebration. I used a sweet frosting technique that I like to use when frosting a cupcake or a cake in multi colors.  This technique can be used as a frosting for cupcakes or […]

Family Movie Night Giveaway

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 Family Movie Night Giveaway Family fun is coming your way with this awesome Family Movie Night Giveaway. I am excited to partner up with Holiday Contests and Sweeps to bring my readers a chance to win this great family movie night giveaway included are over 50 brand new dvd’s along with a portable dvd player […]

#shop Monsters University and Juicy Juice Ice Pops #MUJuice #cbias

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Monsters University and Juicy Juice Ice Pops  This weekend the new Monsters University movie opens in theaters across the country. We love all the Monsters movies and the kids are looking forward to seeing the movie this summer. Now that the hot weather is here I am trying to find all sorts of ways to […]

Summer Drink Recipes | Black Cherry Soda Recipe

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Homemade Black Cherry Soda Recipe It looks like it is the week of summer drink recipes and mason jars here on the blog. This recipe is one of a three part series of easy summer drink recipes that all start out with one black cherry simple syrup recipe. You can find the first post for […]

Summer Drink Recipes | Easy Cherry Limeade #heritageblue

Cherry Limeade, Simple Syrup, Summer drink recipes

 Easy Cherry Limeade Recipe Summer Drink Recipes Summer is barreling down on us here in Florida.  We have already been in the high 90′s and Summer hasn’t even officially begun yet . When the hot weather sets in the only thing to do is make a delicious summer drink then sit back and relax. If you […]