Make Fall the Season to Cuddle

The power of social media. This past weekend I had my first mooncake because I saw it on several Instagram posts. I have always wanted to try one since I can remember watching a specific Reading Rainbow episode and LeVar Burton did a story on a girl and her family eating mooncakes for mid-autumn festival. Yea, I…

A Few of My Favorite Things

I want to start by wishing everyone a Happy and Joyous Christmas Eve!  This time of year always makes me feel so happy and thankful for all my loved ones.  I hope everyone is able to spend the holidays with the people they love. This year I created a Crafty Christmas for our home.  Brown…

How To: Make Your Pumpkin Sparkle

We are used to carving out pumpkins around this time of year to look scary, but have we ever thought about bedazzling them?  I came across a few pictures of glamorous pumpkins on Pinterest and wanted to do the same for my gourd this year.  Here’s how I did it. Materials: 1 medium pumpkin with…

Roasted Sea Salt Pumpkin Seeds

It’s pumpkin carving season!  You know what that means?  Roasted pumpkin seeds!  These are highly addicting, and not to mention nutritious.  Let the kids carve out their gourds while you make this treat (no tricks here). Ingredients: raw pumpkin seeds 1 tsp olive oil sea salt to taste Preheat your oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. …