Come see how easy it is to make a pinata cake with a cake mix and candy. Surprise someone special! Each week we get together at a friend’s house to watch The Bachelor. A couple in our group recently got engaged, so I decided to make them a congratulations pinata cake. I took the cake […]
Each fall, we gather with friends at a local German restaurant to celebrate Oktoberfest. One of my favorite things to eat is the Cheese Spaetzle or Käsespätzle. I recently discovered that Aldi sells Spaetzle (German Egg Noodle), so I made it for an Oktoberfest potluck for all the German students and their families at my […]
Our Polly Pockets grew mini watermelons, or as we call them Polly Melons. Today they drove out to the orchard and picked them up. Everyone was so excited and helped unload the car. Leave it to girls to argue! These are actually Gherkin Cucumbers. They taste like cucumber, but look like miniature watermelons!
My daughter’s birthday was back in December and I just keep putting off posting about it. Since my birthday is tomorrow I figured I better get it posted! Here is her invitation. Click image to get free download of a blank version of this party invitation. The theme for her birthday was a hands-on party […]
Have a smashing time with an alternative Easter Egg Hunt using Cascarones. Each Easter we go to a friend’s house for an afternoon dessert potluck and Easter Egg Hunt. This is a different type of egg hunt. We make and hide Cascarones, which we smash on each other as we find them. Our friends who […]