Tips for Making Your Bathroom Guest-Ready

Tips for Making Your Bathroom Guest-Ready – There’s one room in the home that cannot be missed when planning for company. Here’s how to make your bathroom shine and leave a lasting impression on your guests! Is it just me or is anyone else shocked at how quickly this year seems to be going? It feels like summer just flew by, and now, here we are, finishing yard work, packing away our shorts and swimsuits and beginning to prepare. . .for {Read More}

Pumpkin Pie Cake Bars

Pumpkin Pie Cake Bars – Three-layer pumpkin bars with a cake batter crust, creamy pumpkin center and a cinnamon sugar crumble topping! Can we talk for a minute about my relationship with pumpkin? I’m going to be brutally honest here, friends, and I’m hoping I don’t hurt anyone’s feelings. I. . . don’t really. . . like pumpkin. That being said, the rest of the world around this time of year, is obsessed with pumpkin (including our dog, Belle). I pray each {Read More}

Triple Berry Shortcake Salad

Triple Berry Shortcake Salad – An easy and delicious summer salad loaded with berries and hints of shortcake. One of my favorite recipes! Perfect for Memorial Day and 4th of July!! I’m getting so excited for Memorial weekend. Each year, Memorial weekend is our first FULL weekend up at our lake cabin, and we look forward to spending it with friends and family. We had big plans this past Saturday to put the finishing touches on everything up there – power {Read More}

Vanilla Cheesecake Bird Nests

This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. I’m always looking for light and delicious desserts. Aren’t you, too? After dinner, I just need a taste of something sweet. It doesn’t have to be large and extravagant – just a taste will do. That’s why I love individually portioned desserts like these Vanilla Cheesecake Bird Nests. How is it that Easter is just around the corner? It’s really early this year, so maybe that’s why I feel like I’m already {Read More}

Easy Grasshopper Pie

This no-bake Easy Grasshopper Pie is creamy with hints of chocolate and mint. Great recipe for Christmas, St. Patrick’s Day or any time of year, really! Alright friends, this is the last chocolate and mint dessert recipe I’m posting before all of the Easter fun begins! This EASY GRASSHOPPER PIE is a kid-friendly recipe (although you could add some Creme de Menthe for an adult version ;)), and if you’re not a huge mint fan, not to worry. The mint {Read More}

100 Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Kids

This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. How’s everyone doing with their Christmas shopping? Believe it or not, I didn’t go shopping on Black Friday this year. The truth is, I haven’t gone since the kids were born. I do most of my Christmas shopping online. Why? Because it’s just easier and I can do it from the comfort of my own home. So, today, is one of my favorite days of the year. . .Cyber Monday! And that’s {Read More}

O’Henry Bars

Are you all ready for Thanksgiving Day? It’s TOMORROW, people!! O’Henry Bars. I have a full day ahead of me and a lot to get done. I’m working all day today, then I have packing to do, dessert bars and a pie to make and a house to straighten up before we’re out the door and headed West (3o minutes ;)) to visit our families! I was talking to my mom the other day about the Thanksgiving meal.  . . and these {Read More}

Sugar Cookie Cake Bars

Sugar Cookie Cake Bars – Soft and chewy bars topped with decadent buttercream frosting and colorful sprinkles ~ perfect for a party and makes enough for a crowd! So, who doesn’t love sugar cookies? They’re soft, they’re chewy, the frosting is amazing and you can never eat just one. Right? Right. What I don’t love as much is the time it takes to bake them, frost them AND decorate them. There are only so many hours in a day and {Read More}

Cookies & Cream Cereal Treats

Cookies & Cream Cereal Treats – White chocolate clusters of Oreo pieces, marshmallows and cookies and cream cereal! All you need is a microwave and a couple minutes to whip up these delicious and simple treats! This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. Uggh. There’s a lot of disappoint in Wisconsin this morning. The Monday after a Green Bay Packers loss is never good. Heck, how often are Mondays really that great anyway? We have to get out of this {Read More}

Chunky Dunks

I’ll be the first to admit I have a peanut butter and chocolate problem. My husband will be the first to console me and tell me, “It’s okay, honey.” We both seem to be a bit addicted partial to the flavor combo so I’ve made my fair share of goodies here in the Bitz & Giggles kitchen. Nothing over the top, though. Just a few recipes, like these cracker layer bars, soft batch cookies, brownie bowls, mason jar cake, ice {Read More}