• Charlotte and I made the BEST EVER Almond Joy brownies- fudgy brownies topped with a sweet creamy coconut mixture, toasted almonds and drizzled chocolate. YUM!
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    The BEST Ever Almond Joy Brownies

    There are two types of people in this world: people who love coconut and people who are wrong… But seriously, I LOVE coconut! Coconut anything! German chocolate cake, coconut cream pie, coconut macaroons, and especially Almond Joys! And that is what inspired this baking project. Charlotte and I made the BEST EVER Almond Joy brownies- fudgy brownies topped with a sweet creamy coconut mixture, toasted almonds and drizzled chocolate. YUM! Just look at the joy on her face after making these This is not the first time we’ve made them and I can confidently say that if you try them, you’ll be making them again and again!  Charlotte and I…

  • A-doh-able, watercolor valentine tags! Get all the steps and create your own play dough valentines with this free printable!
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    Play Dough Valentine Tags

    Free, printable play dough valentine tags Every year, Charlotte and I create her valentines together- one of my favorite traditions. This year, she wanted to share the love with play dough valentines! Check out how we put these together and grab your own copy below! It’s important to me that Charlotte has a role in creating her valentines. She not only chose what kind of valentines she wants to share, but I also wanted to highlight her art in them as well. To do this, I invited her to watercolor paint a few cardstock pages. I originally thought about her only using valentine colors but she quickly vetoed that! I…

  • I'm sharing some of our favorite February activities and books for kids to celebrate Black History month and Valentine's Day!
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    Fun February Activities and Books for Kids

    It’s February and we are digging into Black History Month and Valentine’s Day. I’m sharing some fun February activities and books we’ll be playing with! We LOVE books in our house, but nobody as much as my daughter Charlotte. This girl will sit and “read” books for hours each day! We will read and re-read books so many times and we always find something new to question, explore, or even laugh about! There are several reading spots in our house where books are rotated often, but thematic books are typically displayed on these floating shelves in our play room. This month, our thematic books include topics on Black History, Valentine’s…