Pepperoni Heart Pizza by Happy Family Blog

Pepperoni Heart Pizza

Growing up Friday night was family pizza night.  We have been carrying on the tradition with our family.  Bailey and I love to cook together so when the opportunity to partner with Ragu came along I knew we had to try to make pizza. I believe presentation is everything.  Our mini cookie cutters are always…

Heart Banana Bread by Happy Family Blog

Recipe for Heart Banana Bread

Two weeks ago Bailey just had to have seven bananas.  She picked them for their color, which was green.  I tried to convince her she would not like them until they were ripe.  She had to learn for herself and after trying one unripe banana she did not want to eat any other ones.  So…

Recipe for Unicorn Hot Chocolate by Happy Family Blog

Recipe for Unicorn Hot Chocolate

Since we live in South Florida.  We rarely get many cold nights.  This week we have had the coldest temperature of the year.  With temperatures in the 50’s it was time to take our Pink Hot Chocolate to the next level and make it into a magical drink, Unicorn Hot Chocolate.  This hot chocolate is made…

Pink Hot Chocolate Recipe by Happy Family Blog

Recipe for Pink Hot Chocolate Mix

While it does not get very cold in South Florida we still love to make hot chocolate.  I thought it would be fun to make a pink hot chocolate!  I am surprised to see so many recipes online for pink hot chocolate.  Most of the recipes include melting white chocolate which sounded delicious, but I…

Healthy Orange Creamsicle Fruit Dip by Happy Family Blog

Healthy Orange Creamsicle Fruit Dip

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and the Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone. #StartYourYearRefreshed #CollectiveBias.  I am excited to share this yummy and Healthy Orange Creamsicle Fruit Dip. We are slowly recovering from the holiday hangover.  Life if all about balance, especially when it comes to eating.  Over the holidays…

Candy Cane Marshmallow

Recipe for Candy Cane Marshmallows

Bailey loves marshmallows and candy canes so I figured she would love them combined.  Nothing says the holidays like a candy cane.  I love the taste, smell and the red and white.  Add any treats with candy canes to your dessert tray and it is instantly festive.   Eat them alone or dip them into your…

How to Throw a North Pole Breakfast by Happy Family Blog

How to Host a North Pole Breakfast

All week Bailey has been telling how much she misses her Elf (Elf on the Shelf) Jingles.  I thought it would be fun to host a special breakfast to welcome in the Holiday season and welcome back Jingles.  I did not know it had a name until recently.  A North Pole Breakfast. How to Host…

Salty + Sweet Chocolate Caramel Cookies

Salty + Sweet Chocolate Caramel Cookies I have not had Rollos in forever.  They were on sale after Halloween so I picked up a bag.  I did not really have a plan, but I knew I would use them in something.  I originally started to make my Cranberry Bliss bars.  When I did not have…

Vampire Bagels and Donuts by Happy Family Blog

Vampire Bagels Donuts

Looking for an easy Halloween breakfast, afternoon snack or school treat?  These Vampire Bagels & Donuts were a huge hit in our house and they took me about 2 minutes to make!  Talk about a win-win! I found these vampire teeth at Michaels 70% off! I already had the eye balls from my Sunshine Party.…

5 Minute Pumpkin Drinks by Happy Family Blog

5 Minute Pumpkin Drinks

Bailey’s school does not celebrate Halloween.  I don’t really understand it, but I do like how her teacher is embracing it within the rules with an Orange Party this week and a Scarecrow Party on next week.  We signed up to bring an orange drink.  I knew right away that I wanted to bring Pumpkin Drinks!…