40

I turn 40 today! And I can honestly say I am not upset about it.  (I think in my mind I've always been 40, I just needed my body to catch up.  HA.) My husband and good friend Jessica planned not one, but two!, almost-surprise parties for me on Sunday.  How wonderful to be fully …

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4 days without the kids!

My husband and I both turn 40 this year. Our gift to ourselves was a mini-vacation. We went to the Florida keys and it was really beautiful.  The weather was great and it was so relaxing and refreshing to be without the kids and "just a couple" again!  Since we've had kids, we've never gone …

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Layered Ice Cream Cake – A Birthday Tradition

This cake has become our family "biRthDaY" tradition. I love this cake because it's easy, it's yummy, it looks fancy, and it's customizable to the birthday kid because you can pick whatever their favorite ice cream flavors are! Here's the recipe: Layered Ice Cream Cake 18 oreos 1 -2 T milk 9 ice cream sandwiches 3 pints ice …

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