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Please vote for my Dog Days of Summer party on Party on a Dime Challenge for Balloon Time!  If I win, ALL proceeds would go to my charity of choice, Beagle Freedom Project!  You can vote once a day Click here to vote!  Thank you!! To see more of the party, click here.

My book is now available for pre-sale!



I'm so excited to announce that my book is now available for pre-sale through ! This book covers Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and New Year's! 


There are SO MANY NEW TREATS in the book, with only a handful of favorites from my website.  I can't wait for you to see them!  


Potato Chip Brownie Bites

If this is wrong, I don't want to be right.  For my super easy directions, click here.

Sidewalk Chalk Chocolate Bar

Sketch out some fun with this easy to make summer snack! Click here for directions.

No Bake Summer Snacks

I've teamed up with Little Debbie again and I have to tell you their new Summer Snacks are not only yummy but adorable!  I kicked up the cuteness a little and came up with these.  Directions can be found here for these super cute summer treats!

Patriotic Marshmallow Hats

Super sweet 4th of July ideas on the website here.  For a full tutorial on how to make the Patriotic Marsmallow Hats, click here.

Turtle Sandbox Cookies

I mean, come on, cute, right? This sweet little snack totally reminds me of the summers when my boys were little and they played in their Turtle Sandbox! So easy to make, it's child's play - get the easy instructions here.

Mallo Melts

Out of desperation to make a s'more, I came up with these instead because I didn't have any graham crackers. OMG! BEST.SNACK.EVER. I have to say, I do feel pretty genius on this one - for a full tutorial - really it's so freakin' easy - click here.

M*A*S*H Bash

One of my son's favorite television shows is M*A*S*H and since he wanted to go airsofting with his friends in the woods near our home for his 16th birthday, we thought a M*A*S*H Bash would be perfect!  For more ideas and tons of photos click here.

Graduation Party Ideas

Awesome and easy graduation party and open house ideas on the website here.

Nutter Butter Campers

Anyone going camping this weekend?  These little cookies would be fun to take along or make at the campsite!  Fun for sleepovers too - for a full tutorial, click here.

Easy Mother's Day Dessert Ideas

For pretty and simple to make treats for Mother's Day click here!

Fiesta Fun!

For cute and easy Cinco de Mayo party ideas, click here.

Cosmic Cupcake Spaceships & Galactic Giveaway!

I've teamed up with Little Debbie to give away a case of these out of this world Cosmic Cupcakes.  And of course I had to make them into something cute, like Spaceships and Aliens.  For more Siriously fun treat ideas and to enter the giveaway, click here.

Peeptastic Party Ideas

So thrilled to return to New Day Northwest! This time I show how to throw a Peep-tastic Party for Easter! Check out the video here! 

It's a Peep Palooza!  Check out my easy Easter Peep party desserts here!

Pretty Peep Cake

It's pretty. It's Peep. It's Petite.  Click here for a full tutorial.

Easter Bunny Cake

Candy-coated Bunny cake?  YES PLEASE!  Hop on over to check out how I made this cute Easter cake here.  For even more Easter dessert ideas, click here and here.

April Fools' Day Food

Fun food for fooling your family & friends!  For easy treats to make and fake click here.

Easter Peep Pudding Cups

So easy to make, everybunny will want one!  For full tutorial, click here.

Sweet stuff in store for 2014!

There's a lot to look forward to for Party Pinching in 2014!  I am currently writing a book about Sweet Treats for the Holidays and I am over the moon thrilled!  For more info, click here.

Pretty Oreos

Pretty Oreos that are so easy to make it's unbelievable.  For a full tutorial, click here.