Bake Sale Favorites


Bake sales are for many their first experience in selling baked goods. The secret to a successful bake sale is simple. Make good treats! I have fur of my tried and true super sellers! Loaded Peanut Butter Cookies 1 stick Braum’s unsalted butter, room temperature 1/2 cup butter flavored Crisco 1 cup creamy peanut butter […]

Easter Treats


I cannot believe it is almost Easter! Literally the bunny has snuck up on me this year! So, I am trying to get my act together by making some easy treats, gifts and snacks that anyone can do. Literally, I have an Easter basket you can make in 3 minutes and a glue gun! Does […]

Birthday Treat

When asked what is my favorite Birthday treat? It is simple. Jaxson’s Ice Cream and Waffle Sundae. This little ice cream shop is a gem of south Florida. It is like going back in time when you visit this iconic spot. I love going in to sit in the shop and watch families and couples […]

BBQ Season is Here


I do not know if there is an “official” start of barbecue season however, the 70 degree weekends have pushed my family into wanting to spend time outside and to grill in the evenings! This season, I realized our stainless steel grill had rusted out and died. So, I was left with either having to […]

Key Lime Paradise


Everyone knows that I am a self declared “land locked mermaid.” It seems that about this time every year I begin to crave the warm breeze and the sound of wind rustling the palm trees. Most of all I miss key limes. So, yesterday I decided to make my key lime pound cake and some […]