Maple Cinnamon Sweet Potato Bars

One of my favorite fall treats is pumpkin bars with cream cheese frosting, literally I could have them every day and be in heaven. So this year, I decided to take one of my favorite fall treats and add a spin with my favorite fall vegetable, sweet potatoes. Topped with a maple cinnamon cream cheese frosting, this is my NEW favorite, sorry pumpkin … [Read More...]


Simplify Dinner: 12 Pasta Bake Dishes

Fall is the time of year, where I am a little more diligent about planning our menu for the week. And needless to say I gravitate towards easy meals. With school already started, as well as dance, soccer, football practice and after school clubs. I feel like more of my time is in the car, than in the kitchen. Therefore I thought it would be fun to … [Read More...]

Eat. Create. Party!

Welcome to Eat. Create. Party! I can’t wait to see what you have been up to this week. And like always I will be picking my favorites to feature on my Facebook page over the weekend, be sure to stop by and see if you are featured. Let’s party! XOXO San Here's what my lovely co-hosts and I have been up to this week, be sure to check it all … [Read More...]

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Pumpkin Toffee with White Chocolate | bring fall back a little early with this treat

I was roaming the grocery store last Saturday, taking my sweet ole’ time while I walked around with a white chocolate steamer. Oh, and did I mention I was alone. I love my grocery shopping Saturdays, sans kids while the hubby is at home helping them with their chores. It is the little things like that, that makes me feel loved. I saw this … [Read More...]

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White Chocolate Caramel Snickerdoodles

Okay folks, this is by far my favorite cookie ever! EVER! I seriously can’t even explain how much I love it. The white chocolate caramel sauce pairs perfectly with this soft & chewy Snickerdoodle, finished off with a dash of sea salt, it is to die for. Really!!! Oh, my, I need one right now. And because I can’t even explain how good this … [Read More...]

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Top 10 Burger Recipes + Kraft Foods & Brad Paisley Great American Cheeseburger Giveaway

This post is sponsored by Lunchbox. All opinions are my own. #KraftFoodsCheeseburger #BradPaisley #ad Who doesn't just love a good burger? Beef or not, the complex layers to make a mouth watering burger just gets me all giddy. I wasn't a big burger fan, until I met my husband. And not I just love a good burger, with fries, you ask. Of course! … [Read More...]

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Easy Chicken Enchilada Bake

My sister, Nicole, would always make me this every time we had a baby brings. It’s her twist on a classic chicken enchiladas, where instead of using the traditional flour or corn tortillas, she uses Frito chips. This makes it super easy to assemble! Such a quick and delicious recipe. So with back-to-school, dance classes & sporting events … [Read More...]


Back-to-School Kindle Fire HD 16GB 7” wifi tablet Giveaway!

There are a few ways to survive getting back into the school routine, and one way for me, are fun giveaways like this one. Now, who wouldn't just love this Kindle Fire?  and for FREE! A few of my friends and I got together, to give one lucky person, their very own! All you need to do is enter below, it is simple and pain free. Follow myself and … [Read More...]


Eat. Create. Party! Come share your best!

Hope everyone had a productive week. I am sure it was little more difficult with back to school and etc. It was hard for me, 4 out of 5 of my kids are in school now, and it feels a little empty here. I am sure I will get used to it soon, but until then I am gonna be baking up a storm. Can’t wait to see what you are up too! Again, I will be sharing … [Read More...]

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White Chocolate Caramel Sauce

Chocolate vs Caramel? I can’t even go there and decide. If they were to battle it out in my kitchen, it would be a messy battle that would end with a draw, and my waistline being the only victim. Yet, this simple and easy recipe combines them both. While this is primarily a caramel sauce, the white chocolate adds a balance here, while also … [Read More...]

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Simple No Bake Fruit Tart

I love the month of August. Here in Colorado it seems to be the best time to buy fruit. There is always a sale going on somewhere for strawberries, raspberries and blueberries. My kids and husband love my mini fruit pizzas, and while I do too, it just takes time to assemble them all. So this past week, I decided to try something a little … [Read More...]


The ULTIMATE Silhouette Back-to-School Giveaway

Friends, now you may or may not be ready to get the kiddos back to school. But I can tell you one thing you are ready for, the ultimate Silhouette giveaway! This package rocks! It includes: CAMEO, CAMEO rolling tote, 2 mats, 2 blades, $25 download card, Vinyl Starter Kit, Magnet Paper, Kraft Paper, White Sticker Paper, Chipboard, Stencil … [Read More...]


Time to link up at Eat. Create. Party!

Back to the grind. (Deep sigh!) This week officially my oldest, Aiden went to Middle School orientation, my daycare started coming back, and then, my 4th had kinder orientation…silently crying. Although, school is back in session, I am so thankful for this party! And happy to have you here. I will be sharing many of my favorites this weekend … [Read More...]