World’s Greatest Slush Punch

World’s Greatest Slush Punch – The best party punch you will ever have!! Great for showers, holidays and all kinds of celebrations. Kid-friendly and SO addicting! It’s been so nice to just hang out with family and relax the last several days. I’ve taken a bit of time off from the blog to unwind and get things around the house in order before everyone is back to their normal schedules next week. Up until a couple days ago we were {Read More}

Summer Popsicle Party With Free Printables

Summer Popsicle Party With FREE Printables! What a cute idea and party theme for summer! SCHOOL’S OUT FOR SUMMER! This past week Dane finished 1st grade and Cora wrapped up preschool. They’ve been counting down the days to summer break and looking forward to lots of fun in the sun! Aren’t we all?! I thought the perfect way to kick off the start of summer was by throwing a popsicle party! There’s nothing better than enjoying a cold, delicious ice pop {Read More}

Gummy Worm Jello Shooters

This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure.  Halloween is just a little over a week away and we’ve been busy getting our costumes ready, planning our Trick-or-Treating route and creating some fun treats. . .like these Gummy Worm Jello Shooters. Now let’s get one thing straight right away, these are kids treats, so they’re non-alcoholic. Pause. Just waiting for those visitors looking for adult treats to close out my post and go back to Google search so they can find what {Read More}

Broccoli Cheese Dip

Another win for the Green Bay Packers yesterday! Woo hoo! We had quite a busy weekend packed with parties, both impromptu and planned. Impromptu parties happen around our neighborhood quite a bit. It starts with a little chit chat and then we get to talking about dinner. The conversation goes a little like this, “So, what are you having for dinner tonight?” “I haven’t even thought about it. What are you having?” Once we establish that no one really is prepared {Read More}

A Spring Baby Shower and KitchenAid Blender Giveaway!

There’s so much to love about spring! Birds chirping, flowers growing and babies being born! Today, I’m so honored to be part of a virtual spring baby shower for one of our best blogging buddies, Michelle, from Healthy Recipe Ecstasy! She just brought the sweetest baby boy into this world and it’s certainly a wonderful reason to have a party! Showering Michelle, Alasdair & Baby Alexander We’re bringing you an entire menu of yummy, healthy recipes to celebrate her and her husband, Alasdair’s, newest {Read More}

Gummy Worm Punch

This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure. Did you all have a Happy Easter? I certainly did. I think I ate enough ham and Oreo pie for the year, HOWEVER, I still brought some food back from my parents’ house to enjoy today. My mom makes the best holiday meals EVER! Everyone in the family looks forward to her incredible food. Now that Easter has come and gone, I’m really looking forward to enjoying spring and welcoming in the {Read More}

Grasshopper Ice Cream Drink

March is sure sneaking up on us quickly, isn’t it? You know what? That’s okay with me. I’m pretty ready to say goodbye to February. It’s been absolutely frigid this month and I’m completely fine with moving towards warmer weather. . .towards spring. You, too? St. Patrick’s Day is less than a month away now. Our family doesn’t spend a ton of time getting ready for this holiday but it’s certainly a holiday I never forget. My sister’s birthday is {Read More}

Cranberry Party Punch

The countdown to Christmas is ON! And I’m certainly feeling it. Are you? I always tell myself that I’m going to be more prepared, I’m going to get my shopping done earlier, I’m going to be ahead of schedule so I can take a bit more time to relax and enjoy. It just never seems to happen. Now don’t get me wrong. I certainly will relax and enjoy when Christmas Eve arrives, but until then, I’m still busy getting teacher {Read More}

Magic Potion Punch

The cool, crisp fall air is already approaching the Midwest. To me, it means comfort food (of course), scheduling a maintenance check for the furnace, stocking up on candles, deep cleaning the house before the snow flies and replacing our summer wardrobes with sweaters, sweatshirts and long pants. To my kids, it means. . .Halloween and the return of hats and mittens. With the latter being definitely the less important of the two. Sooo. . .Halloween planning in our house {Read More}

4 Simple & Impromptu Entertaining Ideas

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of American Frozen Foods Institute and the Frozen Food Roundtable for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. So many people shudder at the idea of throwing a dinner party. The planning, the food preparation, the cost. If party planning has you stressed out, you need to check out my 30 Party Planning Tips before throwing your next big bash. However, getting together with family and friends doesn’t need to stress {Read More}