Month: June 2012

Five Things

 {individual scoops of ice cream for the weekend} Temperatures have been in the 90’s and yesterday it actually hit 100 degrees. With these temperatures it is clear that summer has arrived here in Michigan. I am excited for a relaxing holiday weekend filled with… Continue Reading “Five Things”

Patriotic Pinwheel Pops

During the warmer months in Michigan weekends are spent at the beach, especially the Fourth of July. Patriotic items are an essential part of spending the Fourth of July on the lake. Usually I make sparklers aka chocolate covered pretzels with sprinkles. However this… Continue Reading “Patriotic Pinwheel Pops”

How To: No Crease Hair Ties

While I may start the day with my hair down by the afternoon it’s up in a ponytail. I detest the fact that traditional ponytail holders give a hideous dent and pull because my hair is so heavy. When my mum was in high… Continue Reading “How To: No Crease Hair Ties”

Crabby Cupcakes

This weekend I was invited to my first crab bake at the beach. Since I had never been to one before, and hate showing up to a get-together empty handed. I decided to make cutesy crab themed cupcake.  {color your toothpicks by mixing water… Continue Reading “Crabby Cupcakes”

Summer Hostess Gift: Freshly Squeezed Lemonade

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