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Pam Dana

I am a wife and mom that is over the moon for family, traditions and fun! I love to share lots of printables, DIY's, kids activities and my families favorite recipes! I am married to my husband, Scott, and we have 3 beautiful children and together they are my world!

Happy Friday friends!!  This cookie is a go-to for family events, parties, etc! Without fail my MIL will make it for every party she hosts and it’s my kids favorite from her! Just the sight of these cookies make my kids think of their Grammy if I make them!  This recipe is so quick and easy,…

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of DecoArt. The opinions and text are all mine. Hey friends! Today I’m sharing some fun DIY Bronze Bookends that I painted a few days ago! We had some new built-in shelving custom built in our basement and I have been putting together some fun projects…

Hey friends! I find as I get more into my mid 30’s I just don’t have the energy to throw big elaborate birthday parties, full of DIY games and personalized invitations. Not that I think anything negative of those that do, I just don’t have the time and energy anymore. And, I quickly learned that it…

You guys are seriously going to thank me for this recipe! I was honestly in a little in shock that I had forgotten about it and not shared it with you sooner. This recipe is from a Grandma and one of those secret gems that every time you eat it, you wonder why you don’t…

HOLY CRAP…. I am SO excited for you guys to see this new little addition to our family! Meet our new Mini Goldendoodle, Quinn! We mostly call her Quinny! And my 6 year old calls her Quinster! For those wondering she’s a Mini F1B Goldendoodle! Basically that means her mom is 50% Golden Retriever and 50%…

The #1 side served in our house is hands down rice! All kinds of flavored rices, sticky rice, brown rice, jasmine rice, etc! We just love rice! So, today I thought I’d share with you one of my favorites – Cilantro Lime Coconut Rice! It’s flavor is killer good! I love to pair this recipe…

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Clorox Company. All opinions are 100% mine. One of my biggest challenges as a mom is trying to keep up with my house. I am one of those people that when my house is a mess, I am personally a HOT mess. I…

Happy Monday friends! It’s my first official giveaway of 2017! Woohoo! Who’s still feeling a little short on cash after all the holiday spending? I know I am! Who would love…….. $600 in PAYPAL CASH! Me too! Today I’ve teamed up with some of my favorite bloggers to give one lucky winner just that – $600…

Today it is going to be snowing ALL DAY! So, I figured I should bake! haha! Makes sense, right? I can’t even believe that I have been sharing my favorite recipes on this blog for over 5 years and I’ve never shared this one! O’Henry Bars is what we called these…. but some call them…

Off and on throughout the last year, I will put lunchbox jokes in my kids school lunch! They always love them and especially enjoy the Holiday themed ones! I don’t know why it just makes me feel like an extra good mom when I throw one of these little pieces of paper in their lunch! haha!…