How to Enjoy Your Garden Spinach All Year Long!

Well, it finally happened. The weather got too hot, and my spinach started bolting. 16 square foot garden squares with nine spinach plants each (all very full) is a lot of spinach to eat at once! We’ve just been picking what we needed all spring and leaving the rest to keep growing. Time to pick … Read More

How to Freeze Broccoli

Don’t you just love Spring? Last year, I had no time to garden, but this year I’m really enjoying my Spring harvest. When I picked six heads of broccoli at once, it was time to start freezing! Want to learn how to freeze broccoli at home? It tastes so much better than the frozen broccoli you buy at … Read More

Minion Cupcakes with Oreos

With the release of the Minions movie on DVD coming soon, I know lots of kids have Minions on the brain. If you’re thinking of hosting a  Minion birthday party, try these adorable Minion cupcakes with chocolate covered Oreos! I’ll admit it. I didn’t think I was going to like Despicable Me. I’m just not into rude cartoon … Read More

Cool Dracula Punch Halloween Drink

It’s Spooktastic September Day 4! I’m loving today’s guest post. When it comes to Halloween, I’m more into cute than creepy, but this cool Halloween drink looks like so much fun! Take it away Sydney! This ghoulish drink will have your party guests begging for more. Hey there One Creative Mommy readers! My name is Sydney … Read More

How to Cut Watermelon for a Crowd

I absolutely love watermelon. I could seriously sit down and eat half of one by myself! I love to serve watermelon at family reunions, neighborhood parties, and family picnics. There’s just one problem. It can be so messy to eat! A few weeks ago, my friend Taralie showed me this brilliant hack for serving watermelon. … Read More

Firecracker 4th of July Cake Pops

Want a dessert that’s simple but has a fun wow factor? Try firecracker 4th of July cake pops. I used regular candles, but they’d be even more fun with relight candles. 4th of July Cake Pops RELATED: Patriotic Pinwheel Wreath, Watermelon on a Stick I originally made these for Lu’s Spy Birthday party (think cherry … Read More

Delicious Dill Dip Recipe

Are you a dill lover? I am. I plant it every year in my garden just so that I can eat it with salmon (when I can afford it), on cooked carrots, and with this amazing dill dip recipe that I’m sharing today. The recipe uses dried dill, so don’t panic if you don’t have … Read More

Gluten Free Lemon Pound Cake Cupcakes

Who’s ready for spring? Can you believe it’s only a week away? I’m welcoming spring with these amazing Gluten Free Lemon Pound Cake Cupcakes. This recipe has been tested and perfected to taste just like the lemon pound cake I grew up on. Seriously, these cupcakes are so moist and delicious that you’ll never believe … Read More

Easy Gluten Free German Chocolate Cake {and a funny story}

I think you’ll all agree that this picture of my Gluten Free German Chocolate Cake is not going to win a prize. You’re not going to see it go viral on pinterest. In fact, when the cake was finished, since the top layer was baked in a smaller cake pan than the rest, it kind of had … Read More