Subscribe

29 Out of This World Caramel Treats

29 Out of This World Caramel Treats @NotSoIdleHands.com

Ok, so we all know how popular caramel has gotten these days {totally warranted, of course!} and during the Fall season our taste buds seem to salivate more for this sweet saucy stuff. So, in the spirit of cooler weather....and packing on pounds....I want to share some of these delectable~looking recipes with you all. And yes, I added several recipes for caramel sauce so you can pick the one that … [Read more...]

15 Yummy In My Tummy Fall & Winter Soups

15 Yummy In My Tummy Fall & Winter Soups @NotSoIdleHands.com

So, around these parts, we've had a lot of rain over the summer, and it seems to want to continue into the Fall as well. Which means, It's cooling down a bit earlier than usual this year. Which also means.....time for yummy, warm~in~your~tummy, soups!! I searched for allllllll the soups I want to make {or have delivered to my living room while I snuggle with my hot hubs on the couch} and these … [Read more...]

Kids Party Food Idea: Mac N Cheese Bar + Video

Kids Party Food Idea: Mac N Cheese Bar + Video t: NotSoIdleHands.com

 So, I am so very excited to introduce you all to my awesome sis, Beth {or Liz or Lizzy or Elizabeth}. She has a really cool You Tube channel over at The Crunchy Housewife where she makes great videos that show how to do all sorts of neat things....along with some cool tips and tricks. Well, she told me about this fun idea and I asked her if she would mind doing a guest post for me since this is … [Read more...]

Easy & Yummy Valentine’s Sprinkle Layer Cake + Frosting Tips

Easy & Yummy Valentine's Sprinkle Layer Cake By: NotSoIdleHands.com

Ok, I have a confession to make. I'm not very good at making layer cakes. There. I said it. Yep, they always end up being lopsided, lumpy, and {yes, AND} crummy. So, I've been making a lot of cakes lately in an attempt to finally get it right {luckily, no one here has been complaining about all the extra cake}. This one was actually pretty easy to make and looks really cute {and kind of hides … [Read more...]

15 Festive Christmas Treats and Katiedid Designs Giveaway Winners!!

15 Festive Christmas Treats @ NotSoIdleHands.com

Are you like me and always realize too late before a holiday party that you have nothing to bring.....again? Or just the plain 'ol boring thing you brought last time? I always get so bogged down this time of year, that I forget to search for fun and yummy desserts to throw in my Tupperware and slap out on the treat table to share. I love having fun and tasty things to share...always makes me smile … [Read more...]

Spooky Cupcake Ghosties Plus Easy Fondant Recipe

Spooky Cupcake Ghosties Plus easy Fondant Recipe by NotSoIdleHands.com

Today I wanted to show you a really cool Halloween treat that you can totally make with the kiddos and is easy and fun. This is a re-post from a few years ago, but we made these at our house again recently and they are still a big hit around here so I thought I would show them again. The fondant recipe is also great to have on hand for anytime you need to make a cute cake....or cupcakes too! … [Read more...]

24 Cute and Yummy Halloween Treats

24 Cute and Yummy Halloween Treats @NotSoIdleHands.com

It's no secret that I loooooove Halloween! And around here we tend to go all out. One of my favorite part of this holiday is alllllll the cute and yummy treats you get to make for the kiddos (or yourself after said kiddos go to bed) Coincidentally, this is also the time of year when I get a little fluffier around the middle. Well, there are so many ideas out there in BloggerLand that I don't … [Read more...]

Yummy Waffle Sandwiches

waffle sammies 2

I told you I would show you something yummy today.... We love our breakfast foods here at our house, and I'm often found making fluffy, crispy Belgian waffles for everyone to gobble up. Sometimes even for dinner. I usually make a ton and then freeze them for quick breakfasts during the week and the kiddos can even heat them up themselves. Which is great for the days I oversleep! This is a fun … [Read more...]