Fruit Ice Cubes For Summer

Make your drinks extra fun with fruit-infused summer ice cubes. This is a great way to brighten up the drinks at your summer party, or get your kids to drink more water.

Yes, I have been faithfully drinking my lemon detox water every day since New Year’s. I can’t say whether it’s the water, but I feel good. I still drink my one cup of coffee after…and enjoy. Every. Sip! That said, I am on a quest to drink even more water. SO…how can I make it…well…less boring? […]

Quick Buttermilk Zucchini Bread

Everyone loves a good quick bread. This buttermilk zucchini bread recipe is perfect. It bakes up moist and the buttermilk gives it a great zing.

Before you know it, your gardens and markets will be bursting with fresh zucchini ready to be used for amazing, quick and easy summer recipes. One of my favorite ways to use zucchini is in quick breads. I have made Chocolate Zucchini Bread, and Blueberry Zucchini bread to name a few.  We had some leftover […]

Churros Recipe

Looking for an easy churro recipe? Look no further. These churros are so YUMMY. Make them for your Cinco de Mayo party, and use our free printables to add to the fun.

Wanna know a secret? Well it’s not really a secret, but I’ll tell you anyway. Cinco de Mayo is my Birthday! It’s a great day for a birthday, by the way. You are pretty much guaranteed a free margarita anywhere you go. Which makes me think perhaps my next recipe should be The Perfect Margarita…but […]

Eat, Drink, And Snack With Strawberries (+ Linky To Get Featured)

Five amazing strawberry recipes! Have strawberries for breakfast, dinner, dessert, and even a drink. Great spring fruit recipes.

Nothing says spring and summer like fruit. Today we have five amazing strawberry recipes, so you can eat, drink, snack, and have dessert with Strawberries! Basically you could have strawberries all day with this list. And who doesn’t love that idea? I know we do! HERE’S WHO WE LOVED FROM LAST WEEK 5 Strawberry Recipes […]

Easy Fried Ice Cream

Mexican "Fried" Ice Cream made easy! This is something the kids could help make and love to eat, too. SO GOOD!

Today I have an easy Mexican dessert recipe that you can’t help but love. It is at the top of my list of kid friendly dessert recipes, and I’m excited to share it with you today. You see, I am a HUGE fan of Costco. I don’t know why…but actually, I’ve always called it “The […]

Fun Vegetable Recipes (+ Linky To Get Featured)

7 fun vegetable recipes that will wake up your taste buds and turn a boring dinner into an event!

Hello Crafty SITS-tahs! Last week we had desserts on our mind, so we thought we would go a little healthier this week. We found seven fun recipes with vegetables in them – from baby purple Brussels sprouts to asparagus pizza and beet noodles – there is nothing boring about these vegetable recipes. Here’s Who We […]

Cubano Sandwich Recipe

Cubano Sandwich - This sumptuous grilled sandwich—a crusty roll filled with roast pork, ham, Swiss cheese, and pickles— made famous in the movie Chef.

I wanted to see the movie Chef for FOREVER. I like Jon Favreau, I like Robert Downey Jr, and John Leguizamo…icing on the cake. Last Friday as I was flipping through Netflix, I could not be happier to see Chef in the line up. Movie night, done. The movie was so fun, and left me […]

Blueberry Tartlets Recipe


I was challenged to make Blueberry Tartlets. Between you and I…it intimidated me. You know how I cook – I need quick and easy summer recipes; I don’t do a lot of complicated baking. So my first though was….NO. Then I mulled it over. It sounded quite yummy. Dog gone it…I’m going to give it a […]

Apple Pie Tacos

Apple pie tacos! A new take on apple pie and tacos equals dessert perfection.

I decided to fry up some Apple Pie Tacos and boy were they delicious. The sweet and savory sugar and cinnamon mixed with the crunch of the tortillas and apples will have this melting in your mouth. This is the most perfect dessert dish for parties, events, holidays, or just a cozy night in with […]

Easter Bunny Dirt Cake Parfait

This is the perfect Easter treat! Every peep needs a dirt cup parfait!

My kiddos wanted an Easter themed treat. So, of course, off to Pinterest I go. I had honed in on the Easter Bunny Dirt Cups. Let me tell you, there were TONS of recipes and options. Martha Stewart even had one. Some were dirt cakes with cute little frosting carrot tops, some were made in little […]

Summer Recipe No-Bake Strawberry Cheesecake

Quick and easy, this no-bake strawberry cheesecake is the perfect way to celebrate warm weather.

I know we just flipped to spring, and I couldn’t be happier to wave goodbye to winter. Is it me, or has it been a LONG cold winter? I’ve been looking at all of the quick and easy summer recipes I can find because I’m ready to celebrate the coming warmth. One of my favorite […]

Get Ready For Summer With 72° & Shock Top

Shock Top Lemon Shandy is the perfect way to add a hint of summer and a taste of California to your day.

I like Beer. Um, actually that is not entirely true. I. Love. Beer. Yep, that’s better. I appreciate it, I enjoy trying new varieties when we are out for dinner, and I relish in the fact that different varietals pair well with almost every type of meal. So, when SITS was invited to attend a […]

Quick Dessert Recipe: Chocolate Banana Ice Cream

This easy dessert recipe is perfect to make with kids: dairy-free chocolate ice cream made with bananas. SO good.

Have you noticed ALL the videos on Facebook lately? Every time I land on Facebook, they are showing me a video. I find myself digging the quick food prep videos making the rounds. One that caught my eye was from Martha Stewart. Have you seen this? I filed this in the back of my mind […]

Almond Chocolate Pinwheel Cookies

Chocolate almond pinwheel cookies are fun and delicious.

Today I’m going to share my recipe for almond chocolate pinwheel cookies with sprinkles. They are fun, festive, and most importantly, delicious! While they take a bit of time to make, most of that is time the dough is chilling in the fridge. Almond Chocolate Pinwheel Cookies With Sprinkles To make these cookies, you’ll need […]

6 Spring Drink Recipes

6 spring drink recipes to cool you down on hot days.

Spring is here and summer is coming. Now is the time to take a chance, be adventurous, and decide what drinks you are going to serve this year. We found six spring drink recipes that we think might just do the trick. 6 Spring Drink Recipes Life With The Crust Cut Off: Cherry Limeade Margarita Pretty My […]

The Best Chocolate Whoopie Pie Recipe

The best whoopie pie recipe! With chocolate cookies and marshmallow filling. You won't be able to eat just one!

I had a craving. I don’t get them very often, but I had a craving for a good old fashioned Moon Pie. Some people call them Whoopie Pies. But the big question isn’t what to call them, it is, can you make your own? Turns out you can! I did some googling, and actually, there […]

5 Easy Salad Recipes (+Linky To Get Featured)

Add some garden fresh yumminess to your table in spring with these 5 easy salad recipes.

I know most people make all their healthy eating resolutions at the beginning of the year, but I know I’m going to focus on comfort food as long as it is cold outside. Now that spring is on it’s way, I’m thinking about fresh food and healthy eating. In my world, that means salads. We all […]

Brookies Recipe: How To Make Cookies And Brownies At The Same Time

Learn how to make cookies and brownies at the same time with this AMAZING Brookie recipe. You won't look at a plain brownie the same way ever again.

I don’t know how it is that I happened upon the Martha Stewart video on making a Brookie. On a journey through the web, there it was, Martha and Matt Lewis of Brooklyn’s Baked bakery making what looked to be the yummiest mash up ever invented. The Brookie. Yep, it’s a brownie baked around a […]