20 Creative Uses for Pumpkin-Shaped Cookie Cutters

Head over to The Sweet Adventures of Sugarbelle to see what you can make with a simple pumpkin-shaped cookie cutter! I love all the variations that people came up with…so much more than a simple pumpkin cookie! (click her to see them all!)


Jack O’ Lantern Pot Pies from My Paper Crane

Heidi Kenney is well known for adding faces to food. Here she whips up some adorably festive pot pies with little jack o’ lantern faces!  Find the recipe at My Paper Crane!  And, if you’re up for making your own puff pastry, Annies Eats shares a tutorial for making your own from scratch!


We’re going on 3 years of having at least one of our kids in peanut-free classrooms, and in that time, we’ve actually had fun and embraced the challenge of finding simple, healthy alternatives to our favorite PB&J sandwich. If you’re looking for some nut-free lunch solutions, or are just stuck in a peanut butter rut, [...]


Carrot Cake Sandwich Cookies

Seriously, does it get any better? I have an ongoing list of baking recipes that I’ve been making with my girls. I’m not sure if we’ll be making these, but they look so yummy I had to share. Go see Gotta Little Space for the recipe!


Homemade Lollipops

LOVE this simple idea for making homemade lollipops! So many possibilities! See The Decorated Cookie for the details! (via The Crafty Crow)


Homemade Sugar Cookies Recipe

I drool over pretty much everything that Joy the Baker makes, but these sugar cookies look totally do-able! I think I may even have all of the ingredients on hand. Yes…I will definitely be making these in the coming weeks. Find the recipe here!

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More Crafty 4th of July Ideas

All-American Tutu from Joy’s Hope: Edible rockets and sparklers from This Little Project: 4th of July bean bag toss from Chica and Jo: Edible star cupcake toppers from Inchmark: Festive red, white, and blue soap from Make It Soap: (via Craft Gossip) Star ice cream sandwiches from No Fuss Fabulous: 4th of July printables from [...]


Peachaberry Pie Recipe

I love that Jenny makes it a point to create a homemade dessert for her family every week. Most recently she made this delicious-looking pie from fresh peaches and berries! Are you salivating yet? Check out Through Jenny’s Lens for the recipe! Love the special touch of the cut-out hearts!


Summer Snacks Round-Up

Keep the kids cool this summer with these fun snack ideas! Gotta love this (not-so) fishy snack idea from Her Cup Overfloweth: Sharks on the Beach! Our Big Earth dishes out a TON of cool summer treats that are tasty as well as healthy! See ‘em all here! The folks at Craft have laid out [...]


DIY Dragon Party

Dot at Dabbled recently held the coolest dragon party for her son with many DIY details, including this amazing dragon cake. You can find a tutorial for making the cake here. She’s also sharing a tutorial for making dragon wings…  PLUS…downloads for the invitations and thank you notes she designed! Now you have everything you [...]

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