Category: Party Ideas

Lemon Lime Shortbread Cookies

Summer’s not over yet – Make these cute little cookies for your brood!


  • 1 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
  • ⅔ cup granulated sugar
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla bean paste (or pure vanilla extract)
  • juice of ½ fresh lime
  • zest of 1 small lime
  • dash of salt
  • 2 cups, plus 2 tablespoons unbleached all-purpose flour
  • ½ – ⅔ cup Lemon Curd
    For the glaze:
  • 1 cup confectioners’ sugar
  • juice of ½ fresh lime

Click HERE for the instructions

Spinach Artichoke Dip Pizza

Combine the flavor of your favorite dip with everyone’s favorite: pizza!


  • 1 pound pizza dough
  • 4 ounces 1/3 less fat cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1/4 cup plain non-fat Greek yogurt
  • 4 ounces defrosted frozen spinach, liquid squeezed out
  • 2/3 cup defrosted frozen artichokes, chopped
  • 6 ounces part skim mozzarella cheese, shredded
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • Pinch of crushed red pepper flakes and black pepper

Click HERE for the instructions

Movie Media Room Concession Stand

We are loving this project for a theme room – maybe you have a media room, or use your basement as a movie theatre – or your teen just loves movies and would love this display in his or her bedroom!!


1. A 20″ X 24″ open frame that we purchased at Hobby Lobby
2. Black Chalkboard Paint
3. Pegboard
4. Liquid Nails
5. Hanging hardware for the back of the frame
6. Hanging hardware for the wall
7. Black plastic peg hooks
8. Chalk marker
9. Candy boxes. Lots of candy boxes.

Click HERE for the instructions