Living Intentionally with bloom

Living Intentionally with bloom I’m sure you’ve heard the saying, “Do more of what makes you happy.” It’s so common, it’s almost cliche. But have you ever truly asked yourself, “What makes me happy? And why am I not doing more of that?” In asking myself the same questions, I’ve realized that much of my ...

Devilishly Good Chocolate Cupcakes

Who Needs an Occasion? There was no birthday coming up, no holiday, or special event. I just wanted cupcakes. Delicious, aromatic, bakery-fresh cupcakes. With layers of rich, melt-in-your-mouth frosting. Mmmm… (Pregnancy cravings? Maybe!) I was certainly not going to settle for store-bought cupcakes, so I got busy in the kitchen! After just a few hours, ...

Cute Valentine’s Day Printables

The Valentine’s Day Craze According to CNN.com, billions of dollars are spent for Valentine’s Day. Billions!  Who knew roses and chocolate could be so costly?! 😳 I was never a huge fan of Valentine’s Day, but since becoming a mom and teacher, I find it fun to surprise my kids with little “gifts” to brighten their ...

Twix Brownies

  Twix Brownies I love a crowd-pleasing recipe. I take pleasure in sharing a home-baked dessert that gets eaten up before the others! Does that make me too prideful? Probably, but at least I’m honest! 😉 You should know that the first time I tried out this recipe, I made a few mistakes. First of ...