Winter Interest in Your Garden


Winter doesn’t have to look bleak. By adopting a few simple strategies, you can have beautiful color and interest in your yard ALL year long!

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{GF} Molasses Sugar Cookies aka Chewy Gingersnaps


Nothing says the holidays quite like a warm spicy Gingersnap.

I got this recipe years ago from a life long friend. In 8th or 9th grade we made these scrumptious cookies one cold winters day and I feel like my life was forever changed! They are the PERFECT soft, chewy cookie with just the right amount of spiciness. Of course, I’ve converted them over to GF since all those years ago, and I love them just as much!

*I’ll leave the non-GF version in the notes below

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Soda Cracker Toffee {GF}


I’m a HUGE Toffee fan. It’s one of my favorite candies of all time.

This Soda Cracker Toffee is a delicious and super easy version of normal Toffee and comes together in less than 15 minutes! My husband says he prefers it to the real deal Toffee… I don’t know if I’d go that far, but it sure makes a delicious treat that’s easy to whip up on a cold snowy night.

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{GF} Pumpkin Roll


For me, there is just something about a paper recipe. I have a shadow box in my kitchen with hand written recipes from both my grandmas, my mom, me, my daughter, my MIL, and both my Hubby’s Grandmas. These recipes are probably one of my most prized possessions I own. Having recipes that have linked our families for generations is so special to me! For me, food is love.

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Ultimate Garden Gift Guide

It’s that time of year!

Sometimes shopping for Christmas gifts can be overwhelming. If you are shopping for a loved one who enjoys spending time outdoors in the yard/garden, but are not sure which are the best, tried-and-true tools to gift, I’ve got you covered!  I’ve teamed up with Homegrown Traditions to bring you this gardening gift guide!

We’ve taken all the guess work out of what to get the gardener in your life. I’ve done all the shopping and product testing for you. You can purchase all these items online and then stick them in this darling Gardening Canvas Tote from Homegrown Traditions.

This Gardening Canvas Tote gift bag will be sure to please any outdoor enthusiast.

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Pretzel Turkeys


I love the Holidays! Something about having little ones in our home just makes them that much more enjoyable!

My daughter and I had fun creating these darling Pretzel Turkeys together after seeing them on my friend Kim’s instagram, for a fun holiday treat. How cute would these be as part of your place setting on Thanksgiving, or a fun craft to entertain the kids whilst dinner is cooking!?

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