Jun
3

Lilac Preserves

Northern summers are close to perfect. Long hours of sunlight, warm afternoons, cool evening breezes and unique seasonal taste treats. The season in the upper northern hemisphere however is all together too short. Against this […]

Jul
3

Rhubarb Cake

Rhubarb Cake Summer is here! In the Northland friends and neighbors are enjoying a bumper crop of rhubarb. In our home, we are joyfully accepting all the excess from our loved ones. This summer, we are […]

May
13

Acorn Cookies

Acorn Cookies This quick to assemble autumn treat is not my original idea. I like to think my method is. My daughter and I turned these cookies into a fun after-preschool project with a two-fold purpose. […]

Oct
25

Hiking Party

My daughter is a thrill seeker. No tree too high. No water too rapid. No story too dramatic.  We threw A Hiking Party for her 7th birthday on the level of a “Grand Traverse.” Our […]

Mar
12

Mickey Mouse DIY Decorations

*I received free products to host the Disney Side @Home Celebration. The opinions expressed here are entirely my own* When I received my #DisneySide celebration kit I accepted the challenge of throwing a party that […]

Mar
5

Minnie Mouse’s Polka dots

*I received free products to host the Disney Side @Home Celebration. The opinions expressed here are entirely my own* Mom Select and Disney asked me to show my DisneySide with an at home celebration. They […]

Jan
23

My Disney Side Home Celebration

Disney picked me to throw an amazing Disney Side Home Celebration. To help me plan the big even they sent me a Disney Side Home Celebration kit. It just arrived. I can't wait to share the details with you.

Dec
29

Chocolate Mice

Follow my blog with Bloglovin On a search for a Norwegian Krumkake recipe I discovered Chocolate Mice displayed on a dessert table at a Nutcracker Birthday Party. The adorable party gave me miles of inspiration […]

Dec
19

Cookie Exchange

I just enjoyed a relaxing cookie exchange with The Carafe Club. I did not host, which is just as well. I have in the past and it did not go well, but I’ll get to […]