Orlando Moms Blog Favorite Things 2017

  Last week, I along with a few other moms,  were incredibly spoiled at the Orlando Moms Blog Favorite Things 2017 event.  Held at the Orlando Science Center, not only was it a night of food, drinks and bonding, it was … Continue reading

Celebrating with Mariachi Cobre

Better late than never! Here is the recap of Mariachi Cobre’s holiday party to celebrate the incoming New Year. Just like last year it was full of music, food and laughs. A few of the members were missing but as … Continue reading

Trolls Snack Mix

  My Daughter has been so obsessed with Trolls. If we aren’t listening to the soundtrack, we’re coloring in her Trolls coloring books, painting with her Trolls paint, riding in her Trolls Poppy car…. Even her food has to be … Continue reading

Delicious Holiday Cocktails

If you haven’t hosted your Holiday Party yet and are looking for drinks in addition to the typical beer and wine options, here are some great delicious cocktail recipes. Not only will they taste great, they’re really pretty and sure … Continue reading

Creative Gift Wrapping Ideas

I’m always looking for ways to personalize gifts, right down to the wrapping. Here are some creative gift wrapping ideas you’re sure to love. Using Yarn  – The Shady Acre Santa Suit – eHow DIY Christmas Light Wrapping Paper – Boxwood … Continue reading

Homemade Dinner Rolls

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, so here is one of my favorite recipes for dinner rolls. I came across this recipe from Alex Guarnaschelli 6 years ago in Food Network Magazine . I loved that it gave a step by step … Continue reading

Celebrating Dia de los Muertos – Day of the Dead

  Growing up in El Paso, Texas,  I was surrounded by rich Mexican culture. One of the celebrations that was prevalent in my childhood was Dia de Los Muertos. It wasn’t just a holiday celebrated by my grandparents, it was … Continue reading

Mickey Mouse Halloween Wreath

  I’ve received a couple of questions about a wreath I made a few years ago. We are a Disney family so it made sense to make a Disney themed wreath. My daughter was starting to recognize Mickey Mouse which … Continue reading

Make Great Moments Happen with NESCAFÉ Clásico and Ricky Martin

As busy as people tend to be these days it’s really important to take a step back, take a chance and make great moments happen. We have 3 kids in 3 different age categories so life is busy for us … Continue reading

Brown-Butter Apricots with Pound Cake & Ice Cream

Here is a  simple delicious dessert perfect for a hot summer evening. I’ve made this several times and it’s always a hit. Here’s what you’ll need: 5-7 apricots 1/2 stick of butter 1/4 cup of brown sugar Pound cake Vanilla … Continue reading