So over the last month, I’ve been INSANELY busy. My mom’s downsizing and we’ve been working insanely hard to make sure this transition goes as smoothly as possibly. It’s never easy saying goodbye to the home you grew up in – so many different emotions have been thrown my way over the last month, one minute I’m excited and the next minute I’m sad. It’s something I know every kid has to go through at one point in their life[Read more]

Sweets: Coconut Macaroon Nests

If you’re as obsessed with Pinterest as I am, you’ve definitely seen a recipe for these coconut macaroons nests floating around.They sorta taste like an inside out Mounds bar. As intimidating as these pictures may be, let me just tell you this is the simplest spring dessert I’ve ever whipped up – I promise, you won’t Pinterest fail this. This is the most festive treat to bring to any Easter gathering or any spring get together. If you love coconut[Read more]

Sweets: Valentine’s Day Marbled Marshmallows

Happy February! After a little bit of debating, I finally attempted to make homemade marshmallows from scratch. I saw this recipe on a little while ago and I’ve been dying to try it out. I can honestly say it wasn’t as difficult as I thought it was going to be, however there are a few things I’d probably change for next time. These little sweets are the perfect addition to a cup of hot chocolate this time of year![Read more]