holiday treats: candied cinnamon pecans

This past week, our little family was away on a fun, sun-filled vacation, sailing around the Caribbean on the world’s largest cruise ship – the Allure of the Seas. It was an awesome trip overall, but certainly not without its challenges (especially with a toddler and preschooler to constantly chase around!).  After our trip, we … More holiday treats: candied cinnamon pecans

a toddler-made gift

A couple of weeks ago, TheBoy was invited to a birthday party for two twin girl friends. After purchasing a cute outfit for them both, I asked TheBoy if he wanted to make a gift for them himself.  “Cookies!” was his response. (That’s my boy!) I remembered receiving a cute cookie-in-a-jar gift a while back … More a toddler-made gift

best ever pancakes

So I literally just made these a half hour ago but couldn’t wait to get on here and share this brilliant idea.I love pancakes but can’t stand making them. So they’re a rare treat in our house (unless Mr C is cooking!).   What you’ll need: your favorite pancake mix fresh or frozen fruit (or … More best ever pancakes