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Rainbow Treats for St. Patrick’s Day

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Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day! Lucky for you these Rainbow Treats are super easy and super delicious, so you can whip them up really quick to help celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! We have had fun this St. Patrick’s Day season with our Leprechaun on the Ledge and eating our Striped Shamrock Jello. Holidays with kids […]

Striped Shamrock Jello

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Today, I wanted to share a fun St. Patrick’s Day treat that your family will love! Striped Shamrock Jello! I don’t know about anyone else out there, but my kids love jello. We don’t have it very often, but when we do, they want to eat every last bit of it. This does take some […]

Pocket Bunny Tutorial

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I made this darling pocket bunny for my niece for her birthday, but think it would be a fabulous addition to any Easter basket. I found the pattern for the bunny at Martha Stewart and got the idea to add a pocket to this sweet little pocket bunny at Alice and Lois. Such great sites […]

Chocolate Fruit Dip with Heart-Shaped Strawberries

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I made this tasty Chocolate Fruit Dip for a Relief Society activity and lots of people said that they loved it! My family was so excited that there were leftovers, and we all got to eat more of it at home. Chocolate and fruit definitely go together. Did you know how easy it is to […]

Tissue Paper Puff Valentine Craft for Kids

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I made this Tissue Paper Puff Valentine Craft the other day with my 3 year old son and then when the other kids got home from school, they wanted to make some too! So, its a great craft for kids of all ages. 🙂 We thought our windows needed a few more Valentine’s decorations and […]

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cake Truffles

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If you love cake pops, then you will love these Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cake Truffles! They are fun to make and tasty to eat! Plus their pink! Perfect for this time of year! Or any time of year really…when are cake truffles not a good idea! My kids loved helping me make these and thought […]

14 Reasons I Love You Valentine’s Gift

For our family, Valentine’s Day has always been a celebration of family love. This is how it was growing up too, so I guess that is why I have always loved Valentine’s Day even on those years that I didn’t have a special someone to celebrate it with. I always had my family! While I […]

Valentine Fruit Pizza with Lemon Glaze

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As I was trying to decide what I wanted to do for Valentine’s Day this year, my fabulous daughter suggested that we make a Valentine Fruit Pizza. We love fruit pizza, so of course we had to give it a try… and heart shaped…it couldn’t get any better! I know there are a lot of […]

“I’m Stuck on You Valentine!” Printable

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I love Valentine’s Day and look forward to it every year! This year my kids’ school is asking for no candy Valentines, so we had to come up with something just as fun. When I first heard about the no candy, I thought it would be great to just go buy a box of Valentines […]

Potato Print Penguin

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I have one more thing that I wanted to post before Christmas becomes all consuming (in a wonderful, fabulous way of course!). We made this cute Potato Print Penguin card to mail out to our family and friends (a year or so ago 🙂 ) to wish them a Merry Christmas. We got this great […]

Snowman Gift Pail

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I can’t believe how fast Christmas is approaching! We are all getting super excited for Christmas to arrive and it has been a ton of fun decorating our new house this year! We’ve gone to a few Christmas parties, we’ve been making Christmas treats, and we are all getting excited to give each other gifts. […]

Peeps Easter Chocolates

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While I was shopping at Joann the other day, I found this cute little candy mold! Of course, I couldn’t resist buying it, so I did! Sometimes I just have to buy cute stuff! I decided it would be super cute to make some little Peeps Easter chocolates to put in Easter baskets and such […]

Spring Ric Rac Dish Towel

spring dish towel

Today I wanted to share my very favorite dish towel! The one I look forward to getting out all year round! The Spring Ric Rac Dish Towel is so cute, it just makes me want to do the dishes (not really, I don’t think anything can make me WANT to do that!), but I love […]

Homemade Easter Tree Ornaments

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I have fond memories of my Grandma’s Easter Tree when I was a little girl. I remember when she made the trees by putting sticks into plaster and then painting the branches white. I remember every year after when she would put them up and put on her beautiful Easter ornaments! I thought they were […]

Mom School: Easter Egg Number Match

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My little Carter loved playing this Easter Egg Number match game with me! He loved finding the matches and fitting the two pieces together. I think he also loved getting his picture taken so many times! We made our Easter Egg number match game by cutting apart a few of our plastic Easter Eggs. (Are […]

“EGG-cellent” Teacher FREE Printable

Easter Teacher thank you

Every couple of months I like to give our Primary teachers at church a little treat or gift to show how much I appreciate them and all the effort they put into teaching the children. My two oldest children also have awesome school teachers that deserve a big thank you! Since Easter will soon be […]

DIY Holiday Pillowcases

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You know all those fancy magazines that advertise beautiful bedding for each season of the year? I love those and wish we could all have bedding that changes with the season … but since space (and funds) don’t always match up with our wishes, I think that our DIY Holiday Pillowcases are the next best […]

Spring Chick Craft

spring preschool craft

We have seen so many cute crafts made out of empty egg cartons that we just had to make our own! We decided that since it is spring that we would make a cute little spring chick! This little spring chick craft is so cute! We loved the fluffy feathers (which happened completely by accident […]

My name is KaCee and I am so happy you are here! This blog is dedicated to cultivating a splendid outlook on marriage, motherhood, family life, cooking, baking, and crafting. I'm a wife, a mother of four, and a blogger! I truly enjoy posting about recipes and crafts that I share with family and friends.

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