Summer Birdie Wreath

Summer Birdie Wreath

Now that summer is in full swing, I’ve been meaning to take down my Spring Cherry Blossom wreath, and put up something more “summery”.  I’ve had the materials to make this wreath for several months, but haven’t had the chance to sit down and finish it.  Alas – this past weekend I had a bitContinue Reading…


Farmers Market Salad with Honey Balsamic Vinagrette

Farmers Market Salad with Honey Balsamic Vinagrette

For the past several weeks I’ve been hitting my local farmer’s market on Saturday mornings.  Our local farmers are bringing their delicious fruits and vegetables, and the artisan bakers, honey apiaries, and ranchers are all bringing their best breads, pastries, honey, beef, chicken, pork and eggs.  With a cup of coffee in hand, this makesContinue Reading…

The Ultimate Coconut Cupcake

The Ultimate Coconut Cupcake

This weekend I planned on bringing some cupcakes to a friends house for a BBQ.  Adults and kids alike, everyone loves cupcakes.  I consulted my 5-year-old son as to what type of cupcakes we should bring – his quick reply was “coconut!” I did some searching, and came across a fabulous coconut cake recipe thatContinue Reading…


Easy Iced Coffee by DelightfulEMade.com

Easy Iced Coffee

Easy Iced Coffee

I have to tell you, that I really love coffee.  If it wouldn’t keep me up at night, I would drink it all day long!  It’s one of my favorite parts of the morning – I walk over to my trusty Tassimo coffee maker and brew me up a nice cup of joe.  However, whenContinue Reading…

Cool, refreshing and delicious! This Pina Colada smoothie is the perfect breakfast or snack any time of day!

Pina Colada Smoothie Two Ways: Breakfast or Cocktail

Pina Colada Smoothie Two Ways: Breakfast or Cocktail

In my opinion, nothing says summer like a really great smoothie or shake.  This smoothie delivers excellent texture, flavor, and just the perfect amount of sweetness. This smoothie is ideal for breakfast or a great snack for you and the kids on a hot afternoon.  With just a bit of prep before hand it literallyContinue Reading…


Chocolate Chip Pancakes – Super easy from Scratch

Chocolate Chip Pancakes – Super easy from Scratch

How many mornings has this happened?  You or your kids say, “We/I want pancakes!”  You proceed to your pantry all to discover there is no Bisquick or any other mix on hand, and the freezer is void of anything resembling breakfast.  I’m here to tell ya – You don’t need it!  Scratch pancakes are superContinue Reading…