by  |  posted under Back to School, Beauty, Beverages, Christmas, Cleaning, Fitness and Healthy Living, Holiday, Mother's Day, Organization, Recipes, Valentine's Day
I am sure by now you have heard about essential oils and maybe even have some friends who offer theirs up when you get a headache or start coughing.  You might kindly refuse wondering if your friend has gone a bit crazy? At least that is what I did when I first heard about them... "You mean to tell me that if I rub this oil around my kids' ear a...
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by  |  posted under Breads, Recipes, Thanksgiving
Dinner Rolls Delicious Dinner Rolls Recipe.   On the lookout for delicious recipes with the holidays right around the corner? This is a MUST try! One bite of these delicious, buttery, melt in your mouth dinner rolls and you won't be able to stop eating! Is your mouth watering yet? ;) This is my family's very favorite delicious dinner...
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by  |  posted under Desserts, Easter/Spring, Recipes
I was stressing about what to make for this featured post (with all of these fancy shmancy bakers involved and all). Then it dawned on me!  Back to an easy HowDoesShe basic!  Oreo Cookie Suckers with an Easter twist. Wouldn't these be adorable in kids Easter baskets?  Bring on Spring! {I've often gawked over Bakerella's CakePops on a...
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by  |  posted under Appetizers, Main Dishes, Recipes
  The only thing worse than finding a pair of filthy, fermented sports socks under my boys’ beds is cleaning out my oven. Truly. At times it seems I would rather scrub my face with those foul socks than get down on my knees and approach the square abyss to scrap off (with a butter knife ,mind you) my misfired casserole. Or worse,...
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by  |  posted under Desserts, Recipes, Romance, Valentine's Day
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!! We are excited to re-share one of our MOST POPULAR posts EVAH! *Warning! If you are easily offended, please do not read too far down in this post. {No, there isn't any crazy inappropriate stuff here!  We are talking about sugar cookies. ;)} Do you remember the gorgeous sugar cookies at my Twins' First Sweet Shoppe...
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by  |  posted under Back to School, Desserts, Fun With Kids, Halloween, Sides, Snacks
I have a thing for apple orchards. I recently had my family pictures taken at one (by the talented Amy Lynn) and just three days ago I went on my yearly trip out to buy apples with my aunt at a different orchard. I love traditions!   I look forward to getting apples every year!  We always go to the same orchard even though there...
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by  |  posted under Desserts, Recipes, Thanksgiving
When I was at University, I had a roommate who gave me her recipe for a pumpkin roll...  I loved it!!!  Several times I made it and while it was good, something was off about it.  Eventually I figured out that I had written "tbsp" instead of "tsp" for baking soda... oops ;) Now that that problem has been solved, I bring you the perfect...
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by  |  posted under Desserts, Recipes
Okay, everyone... I've been schooled. I've learned a lesson in the how-to of the chocolately, ooey, gooey, deliciousness of making the perfect, and I mean PERFECT chocolate chip cookie. I used to own a cookie business, which worked out so well considering I ate most of the inventory, and over the years I have made it my mission to find the best...
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by  |  posted under Christmas, Desserts, Recipes, Teacher Appreciation
I know, they are perfectly gorgeous. We are so lucky to have our sweet {and oh so talented} friend, Jamie give us a tutorial on her famous cookie suckers. Boise local, Jamie, is a young mother of two adorable little boys. Jamie often shows up on one of our doorsteps with an amazing sweet creation. Jamie, thank you, thank you for teaching us...
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by  |  posted under Birthdays, Desserts, Mother's Day, Recipes
Let's get a little closer... Sometimes birthdays call for special cakes. This was one such birthday my daughter shared with her best friend who happens to have a birthday just two weeks later. You might remember them from their rainbow birthday party documented here. Did you click over and see that rainbow cake??? How do you top a rainbow...
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