Banana Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

17th May 2012

Perhaps it was the browning bananas sitting on my counter or just mark it up to a pregnancy craving, but I couldn’t get the idea of a banana bread with cream cheese out of my head. I ended up trying Martha Stewart’s banana cupcake recipe and used my new go-to cream cheese frosting from the carrot cupcakes we made at Easter. Topped with just a little chopped walnuts… yum!!  These also kept well in the fridge – (I stored the icing in a little tupperware container and frosted as we wanted them). Banana Cupcakes – Ingredients 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, (spooned […]

Strawberry Handprint Art – Free Printable

10th May 2012

Update: This is an old post from 2012, but I’ve updated the free printable for Mother’s Day 2018! Instead of purchasing store bought cards, I always try to have my kiddos make something for special occasions – and I have to admit our holiday crafts usually involve some sort of handprint or footprint art!  It’s meaningful to the recipient, fun for the kids and easy clean up! I’ve had this post (Sorry! Their link is no longer working!) from House of Baby Piranha pinned on my Pinterest board forever and thought it would be perfect for little L’s four grandmom’s […]

Strawberry Handprint Art – Berry Sweet Free Printable

10th May 2012

Instead of purchasing store bought cards, I always try to make something for special occasions – and I have to admit our holiday crafts usually involve some sort of handprint/footprint art!  It’s meaningful to the recipient, fun for us and (usually) easy clean up! I’ve had this post from House of Baby Piranha pinned on my Pinterest board forever and thought it would be perfect for little guy’s four grandmom’s (yep, he is so blessed to have two grandmother’s, a great-grandmother, and a great-great grandmother). In Word & using one of my favorite vintage fonts I added the words “You Make My World Berry […]