SUGAR MAPLE book club: July/August Selection

SUGAR MAPLE bookclub Summer Breeze

The next book lined up is Summer Breeze by Nancy Thayer. I actually picked up this book in a bargain book bin at my local grocery store for just five bucks! Summer Breeze is the SUGAR MAPLE bookclub selection for the months of July/August. So order it, check it out from your library, or download it on your iPadRead more

Contain the Muddy Buddies Mess + Recipe

Contain the Muddy Buddies Mess and Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ScrubDishCloth #CollectiveBias Evelyn loves to help out in the kitchen. Whenever she sees mom or dad cooking or cleaning she pushes a chair over and has to be right in the action. This weekend, we celebrated her second birthday,Read more

SUGAR MAPLE book club: April Selection

The first book selection in the SUGAR MAPLE book club, Big Magic, was a great read to start out the new year, filled with inspiration for creativity. It motivated me in both my work and blogging life. Now it’s time for a book that is pure entertainment – an escape from thinking about work and responsibilities. I would call this a “guiltyRead more

Ho ho ho! Rolling Out Dough

SO MANY CHRISTMAS COOKIES!!! I love the warm cozy feeling of a kitchen filled with scents of melting chocolate chips, rising dough and sweet sugar sprinkles. And that’s exactly what my kitchen felt like this weekend! I hosted our annual cookie baking party with three generations of ladies present. My mom, sister, daughter, aunt, cousin and goddaughter madeRead more