Thin Mint Ice Cream Sandwiches

Thin Mint Ice Cream Sandwiches: Thank You Girl Scouts

It is Girl Scout cookie season! Of course I had to buy several boxes of Girl Scout cookies from Danica, the daughter my contributing writer Sarah. It is for a good cause and has nothing to do with the deliciousness of the cookies. *ahem* My 7 year old is currently obsessed with anything mint flavored so he loves the Thin Mints. For his birthday last month he insisted on some mint chocolate chip ice cream and really, who was I to deny him?  So last week when I was eyeing the cookies in my cupboard and the left over ice cream in my freezer, Thin Mint Ice Cream Sandwiches just seemed like a win. At the time I thought I was a genius and set about making a half dozen or so for us to enjoy as a special snack. They are super easy, but my kids … [Read More...]

THe Queen's Treasures7

Vintage Style Doll Accessories from The Queen’s Treasures + $130 GIVEAWAY

Over the past few months my 8 year old daughter Danica has become extremely interested in learning to sew.  It started a year ago when she got a toy sewing machine for Christmas.  I started teaching her with that, but quickly moved her to my Mom's old sewing machine as it worked better.  For Christmas this year she got a variety of sewing accessories from her Grandmother and is now sewing her own clothes, pillows, and sleeping bags for her American Girl Dolls.  Because of this recent sewing obsession I knew she would absolutely love to have toy sewing machine for her doll too. The Queen's Treasures sent me their 1930's American Style Sewing Machine for Danica and she absolutely loves it! The essential tool for style makers … [Read More...]

Best Chocolate Mint Dessert Recipes

Over 30 of the Best Chocolate Mint Dessert Recipes

It is that time of year again when mint is center stage. Everywhere you turn on Pinterest, there is some amazing combination of mint and chocolate. From Girl Scouts Thin Mint cookie recipes, to St. Patrick's Day green mint and chocolate desserts, mint is everywhere. Since I happen to love chocolate mint desserts, I'm sharing this huge list of over 30 of the best chocolate mint dessert recipes from around the web.  From chocolate mint mug cakes to chocolate mint martinis, this list has everything you need to inspire you to create something amazing! Chocolate Mint Meringue Kisses from Garlic & Zest Chocolate Mint Bundt Cake from Keep it Simple, Sweetie Chocolate Mint Chocolate Martini from The Drink Blog Chocolate Mint … [Read More...]

Giveaway Linky Love Thursday with Baby Loving Mama

List Your Giveaways! {Linky Love #291}

It is Thursday again, which means it is time once again to link up your giveaways! I will do this each Thursday so please come back next week to link up. I personally like this format best but you can list it however you like as long as you include an end date and link directly to the giveaway post. Blog Name - Prize (end date) Watch for more of my giveaways to come soon, including one for this Lily-Jade Diaper bag worth $159! … [Read More...]