Five Favorite Food Gift Ideas

favorite food gifts

Today I am excited to join together with a group of some of my favorite bloggers to bring you 55 homemade gift ideas.  Welcome to everyone who hopped on over here from Mod Podge Rocks!  At the bottom of the post I’ll share with you who you will hop over too next!  Be sure to pay them a visit for more holiday gift giving fun! It’s that time of year when we start thinking, if we haven’t already, about holiday gifts.  I love to be able to make homemade gifts [Continue Reading...]

Melted Snowman Popcorn

Melted-Snowman-Popcorn-Recipe

Welcome to my friend Jenny from The NY Melrose Family. We live on opposites side of the country and have never met in person but I adore her and she has been such a great help and encourager to me.  So excited to have  her as part of Bake Craft Sew!  Be sure to visit her blog to enter the Blendetec Giveaway.  Also, be sure to head over to Skip to M y Lou  for lots of sewing and crocheting gift ideas and Thirty Handmade Days will help us with all kinds of amazing holiday crafts.  There [Continue Reading...]

Coconut Cranberry Pistachio Popcorn

Cranberry Coconut Pistachio Popcorn Main

Welcome Maegan of The Baker Mama to Bake Craft Sew today.  I met Maegan at Blogher Food earlier this year and she is a doll and man can she bake!  Be sure to visit her blog to enter the Blendetec Giveaway and then check out what Mique and Cindy are sharing as part of the Craft and Sew! Maegan Brown of The BakerMama shares how to make candy coated popcorn with dried cranberries, shredded coconut, crunchy pistachios and a generous drizzle of dark chocolate for a festive holiday treat that’s great for gifting! [Continue Reading...]

Candy Corn Kettle Corn

Candy Corn Kettle Corn

One of my favorite smells at the local Farmer’s Market or fair is the smell of Kettle Corn being made.  I simply can’t resist it! Since the Farmer’s market or fair aren’t always open or available when my craving for Kettle Corn hits I simply make a batch at home.  It is so easy.  Given my obsession with candy corn I decided to dress up my kettle corn with a candy corn version. You are going to make your kettle corn the old fashion way.  On top of the stove [Continue Reading...]

Popcorn Cake

Popcorn Cake

It’s the 10th of June which means another fabulous themed roundup from this talented bunch of bloggers! This month’s theme is POLKA DOTS! Who doesn’t love polka dots, right? So fun, playful and classic. Each month I love seeing how each blogger takes the theme and runs with it… and this month is no different. Such amazing projects! You can see my Polka Dot Popcorn Cake below and then be sure to go and see what everyone else is sharing as well! Lots of pinworthy fun! 1. Summer Punch Card from [Continue Reading...]

Popcorn Making & Media Viewing}Activity Day Idea

popcorn making

At our last Activity Day Girl get together we made lots of yummy popcorn.  But first we talked about appropriate  media viewing because our favorite place to eat popcorn is the movie theater or watching a movie at home! I started off by asking the girls if their family had media viewing guidelines.  I didn’t ask them what they were but I wanted to make sure they all knew where their parents stood on appropriate media.  I talked about how family’s guidelines may be different but it was important to [Continue Reading...]

Caramel Corn in the microwave!

Caramel Corn

Today I’ve got a Recipe Redo for you.  This recipe has been a family favorite for a long time – over 25 years.  I first shared in back in 2008. I got the recipe from my friend Pam.  We were in a family home evening group together with some other moms.  Each month we took turns putting together a lesson, visual aids and a treat idea for everyone that could be used for our weekly family home evening. One month my friend Pam shared her family’s caramel corn recipe for [Continue Reading...]

Key Lime White Chocolate Popcorn

Key Lime White Chocolate Popcorn

I will pick a citrus flavor over chocolate any day!  Don’t get me wrong, I love chocolate  but I love citrus a bit more. But when I can have my citrus flavor with chocolate that is even better.  Today’s recipe for Key Lime White Chocolate Popcorn makes it so I don’t have to choose! The ingredients are pretty simple.  Popcorn is essential.  I like to pop mine in the air popper but you can also use microwave popcorn.  You need about 16 cups of popped corn.  You can use white [Continue Reading...]

Nutty Popcorn Snack Mix and a $150 Gift Card Giveaway

Nutty Popcorn Snack Mix

Congratulations to Comment #98 for winning the $150.00 Gift Card  Ashley in PDX – her favorite park is Yellowstone but she needs to get to Crater Lake ! Today I am joining together with the National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA) and Smuckers to help protect the parks. The J.M. Smucker Company, and its Adams®, Laura Scudder’s®, and Smucker’s® Natural Peanut Butter brands are encouraging readers to get active in their own communities and parks. I live in the Northwest and we are very aware of  conservation and preservation.  We are blessed to [Continue Reading...]