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Pumpkin Spice Brown Sugar Scrub + Free Printables

Pumpkin Spice Brown Sugar Scrub + Free Printable @NotSoIdleHands.com

I love a good sugar scrub, and when it smells like pumpkin pie and brown sugar.....that's even better! I've been making my own scrub for years, so I thought it was about time to do a post about it and share my secret recipe {wink, wink}. I even made some printable labels, so you can be a rock star and give out jars to your besties for Christmas. All this dry winter skin needs some TLC, after … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

Cocoa Peppermint Lip Balm For Those Cold Months

Cocoa Peppermint Lip Balm For Those Cold Months By NotSoIdleHands.com

The cold, dry months are upon us and when that happens my lips need some extra TLC to stay kissable for my hot hubby :) One of my favorite kinds for winter is Cocoa Peppermint since it has chocolate (yum!) and peppermint (think candy canes). Who doesn't want those flavors on their lips? And the peppermint is super invigorating for those darker cold mornings. Lip balm is very easy to make and each … [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

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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...]

Guest Blogger: Annalisa and Yummy Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffins

Hey there party people!! I'm still feeling a little like a celebrity over here about my big magazine debut (ok, just by my mom and sibs mostly :). Thanks so much for allllllll your fabulously sweet and supportive comments......I love hearing from you all!! Anyhoo, today we are having a super awesome guest blogger who will make you drool and want to start your  Fall baking early. I even made a … [Read more...]