Grinch Cake

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  How fun is this guy?  This Grinch Cake is not only adorable and fun, but  quite simple to create! This is what you'll need. Ingredients: 2 - 8” round cakes (completely cooled then frozen for approximately 30 minutes) 9” cardboard cake base Prepared buttercream frosting (in white) Prepared fondant frosting (in green & red) (Satin Ice. Save yourself the time) Icing bag ...

Gift Ideas for Girls

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Some of these gift ideas for girls  were received in exchange for inclusion in the gift guide.  Others we just love.  Some items were donated to local organizations or national organizations for those less fortunate. American Girl Clothing: American Girl dolls are a toy that every little girl wants at one point in her life. Not only ...

Gift Ideas for Boys

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Some of these gift ideas for boys were received in exchange for inclusion in the gift guide.  Others we just love.  Some items were donated to local organizations or national organizations for those less fortunate. PlayMG Mobile Android Entertainment System Bundle with Charger - 24GB Storage (We loved this last year too!) Parents, get your phones and ...

DIY Grinch Crafts and Recipes

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How the Grinch Stole Christmas is one of my all time most favorite stories EVER. I love it. My family loves it too, thankfully!! Here are several DIY Grinch Holiday Crafts and Recipes for you, and some Grinch Cookie Pops that are fun and festive as well!   If you love the Grinch and want to ...

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Gift Ideas

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Gift Ideas Ninja Combat Gear, Michelangelo $12 Dress up, dress up, dress up. I've long since lost count of how many times my kids have gone out dressed up as one character or another- and at $12?  GREAT price for imaginative play inspiration!     LEGO Ninja Turtles Stealth Shell $33.88 LEGO is always a great gift ...

DIY Light Up Christmas Tree on Canvas #TexturedSurface

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This post brought to you by FrogTape provided by ShurTech Brands, LLC. All opinions are 100% mine. The folks at FrogTape® asked me to check out their  new FrogTape Textured Surface. Since it's full holiday season, I decided I'd do a fun new Christmas decoration to test it out! 1 12x12 Canvas (get them on sale or with a coupon ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Chocolate Candied Pecan Rolled Cookies Recipe

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Chocolate Candied Pecan Rolled Cookies Recipe is up next for our 12 Days of Christmas Cookies.  Chocolate and candied pecans? Yes please!  Bing Smart Search is like this whole new way of finding information, images, recipes and inspiration from any Windows 8.1 device.  With Smart Search, you don't have to open an app or a window, just ...

Holiday Gift Baskets with ALDI #HolidayStyle

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We used the last of our gift cards that ALDI sent us for the Ambassador program to pay things forward earlier this week.  Walking through the store, I found so many fun things I wanted to buy for decorations for the house, surprises for the kids, etc. but I started thinking about how many people ...

Personalizing Holiday Memories #PCHoliday

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This is a sponsored post with Provide Commerce and the Social Media Chicks. All opinions are my own. Christmas is such a special time of year for so many of us.  There are so many memories wrapped up in the whole idea of the holidays.  Personalizing holiday memories is one way to give those memories another ...

iPad Air Giveaway #ipad #giveaway

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I’ve partnered with some blogger friends to bring you the chance to win one of the biggest prizes of the year. We’re giving away an iPad Air!   ABOUT THE IPAD AIR   The new iPad Air is unbelievably thin and light. And yet it’s so much more powerful and capable. With the A7 chip, advanced wireless, and great ...