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Today only, April 21st, is offering free shipping, with no minimum purchase  This is a great time to stock up on supplies for Spring crafting, pick up items that are only offered on their website or order items that your local store does not carry. also has 40% off Silhouette blades and mats. If you are into Papercrafting, you might want to try the new light-tack Silhouette mat that is specifically made for papercrafting. These new mats came out in January and after trying them, I love them for my paper projects. The light-tack mats are currently only $8.99 with this sale and Silhouette blades are only $7.79.  Use the coupon code below to get free shipping, today only, with no minimum purchase.  [Read more...]

Simple and Affordable Iced Tea Cup Teacher Appreciation Gift or Year-End Gift with Free Printable Tag

Affordable Teacher Gift Tea Double Walled Cup

 This year Teacher Appreciation week is May 5-9 2014.  It is coming up soon so we thought we would share this cute and easy gift idea.

Are you scrambling to find affordable gifts for Teacher Appreciation Week? I just love these double-walled cups and I made this one into an iced tea themed gift for around $5! I use these cups all summer long when I’m on the go and they wash up so nicely. You can fill them with water or any other beverage and I like that they are double-walled and don’t sweat. This one fits perfectly in the cup holder of my car too. This iced tea gift for teachers would make a great year-end gift too or if you have aids or other teaching staff to recognize these won’t break the bank. [Read more...]

Cookie Sandwich Recipe from Cake Mix

easy cookie sandwich recipe



Looking for an easy treat recipe? Then check out this  Cookie Sandwich Recipe from Cake Mix. It is so easy to make and you can change the food coloring to fit any holiday. You could tint the cookie sandwich filling red and green for Christmas. In my pictures, the filling is tinted in fun spring colors for Easter or for any Spring celebration. You could tint the icing red for Valentine’s day too. The options are only limited by your filling color choices.  Hope you enjoy!

cookies sandwich recipes from cake mix

Cookie Sandwich Recipe from Cake Mix
Recipe type: Dessert
  • 1 box Cake Mix
  • 2 Eggs
  • ½ cup Vegetable Oil
  • ½ cup softened Butter
  • 2 tbsp Milk
  • 2 cup Powdered Sugar
  • Food Coloring
  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  3. Combine cake mix, eggs and oil until mixture forms a dough.
  4. Form dough into 1″ balls and place on prepared sheet gently pressing down to flatten to about 2″ round.
  5. Bake for about 8 minutes until edges just start to brown.
  6. Transfer to wire racks to cool.
  7. Cream butter in a medium bowl
  8. Slowly add in the powdered sugar, and milk as needed, until everything is incorporated and frosting is right consistency.
  9. Divide into equal size batches of the number of colors desired and add several drops of color to each.
  10. Transfer icing to piping bag or to a zippered bag and clip corner.
  11. Pipe icing onto a cookie starting around edge and filling to middle. Top with another cookie, gently pressing together.

Cookie Sandwich Recipe from Cake Mix

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Starbucks Caramel Frappuccino Cupcakes with FREE Printable Wrapper


Starbucks Caramel Frappuccino Cupcakes

Looking for a fun and yummy coffee cupcake recipe? Then check out these Starbucks Caramel Frappuccino Cupcakes. They are easy to make with  a boxed cake mix and Starbucks Via Coffee.  Plus we have included a  FREE Starbucks cupcake wrapper printable to really make your cupcakes special.




1 box White or Yellow Cake mix
3 Egg Whites
1/3 cup Vegetable Oil
1 1/4 cup Water
2 Starbucks Via Ready Brew Coffee, Caramel Flavored
1/2 cup Torani Caramel Sauce
4 cup Powdered Sugar
1 cup Butter
2 tbsp Milk


  • Mix 1 1/4 cups hot water with 1 Via packet.
  • Make cupcakes according to box directions except use coffee in place of water.
  • Transfer to wire racks to cool.
  • Cut a small square in the top of each cupcake and remove a chunk from the middle of the cupcake.


  • Pour a small amount of caramel sauce into the middle of each cupcake.
  • Place the top of the “plug” back on each hole.
  • Cream butter and 1 packet of Via in a medium bowl.
  • Slowly add in the powdered sugar,  and milk as needed, until everything is incorporated and frosting is right consistency.
  • Transfer to piping bag or zippered bag and clip corner to pipe.
  • Ice each cupcake and drizzle tops with caramel sauce.

 FREE Starbucks cupcake wrapper printable


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Copycat Starbucks Caramel Frappuccino Recipe


Copycat Starbucks Caramel Frappuccino Recipe

Copycat Starbucks Caramel Frappuccino Recipe

Love Starbucks  Caramel Frappuccino but not the price? Then check out this copycat Starbucks Caramel Frappuccino Recipe. Easy to make and less then half the price! Be sure to pin this recipe for later! You can do so by clicking the pin it button above. [Read more...]

Easy Sprinkles Gooey Cake Bar Recipes

easy gooey car bar recipe - perfect for Easter or Spring

Easy Sprinkles Gooey Cake Bar Recipe

Looking for an easy Easter treat or dessert for spring?  Then check out this Easy Sprinkles Gooey Cake Bar Recipe. Not only are these super cute, they are super tasty too! So easy that kids can help you make them up.  These are so good I can’t promise how long they will last at your house.


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Disney Frozen Themes Food – Blue Chocolate Pretzel Wands


Looking for fun and easy Disney Frozen Themes Food? Then you will love these Disney Frozen Blue Chocolate Pretzel wands! These are perfect food for a Disney Frozen birthday party or Disney Frozen viewing party.  These would work well for a winter wonderland themed party too. [Read more...]

Disney Frozen Themed Food – Sven’s Snack Mix



Looking for great easy Disney Frozen Themed food? Then look no further. Sven’s Snack Mix is perfect for a Disney Frozen birthday party or a Disney Frozen viewing  party. [Read more...]

Jelly Bean Bark Recipe -Easy Easter Treat


Looking for an easy Easter treat? Try this Jelly Bean bark recipe. So cute and so easy. Perfect for an Easter celebration.  You could bag this up and give as homemade gifts as well. [Read more...]

Easter Cupcake Decorations – Carrot Garden Cupcake



Looking for Easter Cupcake Decorations?  Why not try this super cute Carrot Garden Cupcake. It is makes for the perfect Easter cupcake decorations.  The orange Mike & Ikes with edible Easter grass decorate the cupcake and look like a garden the Easter bunny would love! Kids and adults alike will enjoy eating these cute and tasty Easter cupcake decorations. Plus they are not too hard to make. Cute and easy…the perfect combination. [Read more...]

15 Easy Chicken Recipes

easy chicken recipes list


Looking for some new easy chicken recipes? Check out these 15 easy chicken recipes that your family will love. There are many different options. Some are healthy chicken recipes and some not so healthy chicken recipes. Check them out today!

  1. Grilled Chicken with Strawberries, Feta and Pecans by Crumbs & Chaos
  2. Coconut Crusted Chicken with Mango Pepper Salsa by Crumbs & Chaos
  3. Cheesy Green Chile Chicken by The Vintage Modern Wife
  4. Creamy Artichoke Chicken by The Pinning Mama
  5. Ridiculously Easy Creamy Italian Chicken by A Pinch of Glitter
  6. Skillet Bruschetta Chicken Recipe by Coupon Closet
  7. Slow Cooker Whole Chicken by The Grant Life
  8. Poppy Seed Chicken by Julie’s Eats and Treats
  9. Crock Pot Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta by Julie’s Eats and Treats
  10. Italian Chicken Meatballs by Covered in Mod Podge
  11. Chicken Proscuitto with Mushroom Sauce by Generation of Savings
  12. Easy Chicken Tostadas by Bargain Shopper Mom
  13. Teriyaki Chicken with Udon Noodles by Juggling Act Mama
  14. Honey Garlic Fried Chicken by Moms Test Kitchen
  15. Olive Garden’s Chicken & Gnocchi Soup by Couponing and Cooking