Author Archives: Amanda Spark

How to Make Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread!

How to Make Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread!

One of my favorite parts of fall is all the pumpkin flavored food and drinks that come out. Before you ask, yes, I love a good pumpkin spice latte. But my absolute favorite pumpkin recipe is Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread! All you need is: 1 1/2 cups flour 1 teaspoon pumpkin spice 1/4 teaspoon salt…Read more »

30 Days of Fall Activities!

30 Days of Fall Activities!

Fall is here! Okay, technically it’s not, but with the weather/temperature dropping it sure feels like it! Which is why I figured now would be a good time to share the 30 Days of Fall Activities Checklist! You can do these all in order or jump around and cross off the ones you want. If…Read more »

You Can Make This Fair Favorite Snack at Home!

You Can Make This Fair Favorite Snack at Home!

If there’s one food item I spend way too much money on it’s pretzels. Specifically those big, soft pretzels you can get at fairs or in the freezer section of your grocery store. But I’ve decided I’m done buying the premade soft pretzels to enjoy while I watch New Girl. Because these days, I’m making…Read more »

Pumpkin Decorations That Won’t Rot in a Week!

Pumpkin Decorations That Won’t Rot in a Week!

My favorite part of decorating for fall is the pumpkins! I just love how many different sizes, shapes and colors there are. The one, pretty major, downside is that they tend to rot so quickly. If you’re in the same boat as I am, don’t worry because I found a solution for both of us!…Read more »

How to Make Raspberry Chocolate Chip Cookies!

How to Make Raspberry Chocolate Chip Cookies!

I love any combination that has to do with chocolate; chocolate covered pretzels, strawberries, popcorn, the list goes on and on. But, there’s a new addition to my list that you’ve got to try: Raspberry Chocolate Chip Cookies! All you need is: 1 cup (2 sticks) butter 3/4 cup granulated sugar 3/4 cup brown sugar…Read more »

The Ultimate Netflix Series Challenge!

The Ultimate Netflix Series Challenge!

It can be hard to find a good show to watch on Netflix, but when you have a challenge with a list of really great things to watch, which is exactly what’s below or you! Watch them all or just take them as fun suggestions. You Strange Things Orange is the New Black 13 Reasons…Read more »

How to Make the Perfect Fall Cupcake!

How to Make the Perfect Fall Cupcake!

I love a good cupcake. I mean, who doesn’t? But I especially love when the cupcake matches the season. Like right now is the best time to make my favorite caramel apple cupcakes!   Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups apple 1/4 tsp ginger, ground 1 egg 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 tsp…Read more »

Things to Do on A Rainy Day Like Today!

Things to Do on A Rainy Day Like Today!

I really go back and forth on whether or not I like rainy days. I really like the noise, watching the lightning and snuggling up in a cozy blanket. But I don’t like be trapped inside scrolling Instagram for endless hours. If you’re like me and hate just sitting around then we’re both in luck…Read more »

Fun Facts about Labor Day!

Fun Facts about Labor Day!

Happy Labor Day! However you’re celebrating, I hope you’re enjoying it! I thought it would be fun today to share some quick fun facts with you about the holiday, but first a little history! Observed on the first Monday in September, Labor Day pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers. Created by…Read more »