Cookies & Cream Cake

Happy Birthday to Us! (Cookies & Cream Cake)

Today is our birthday! Sadly, we’re 500 miles apart and can’t celebrate together. We can, however, drool over the cakes we each made for ourselves. I loved the cake we made together last year so much and wasn’t sure... Read more
Dessert Table

Housewarming/Carly’s 2nd Birthday Party

Carly turned 2 in May! That month also marked six months in our new house, so we decided to throw a joint housewarming/Carly’s 2nd birthday party. It was fun! When planning a party, the dessert table is always first... Read more
Portrait Sugar Cookies

Portrait Sugar Cookies

My boy is a kindergarten graduate! How stinkin’ cute is he?? I wanted to make a special treat for the kids in Luke’s class on the last day of kindergarten. I came across these amazing cookies and knew I... Read more
Farm Birthday Party dessert table

Luke’s Pumpkin Patch 5th Birthday Party!

Luke’s birthday is in October, and since we love visiting pumpkin patches in the fall, I thought it would be appropriate to have his birthday party at a local farm, Pettit Creek Farms. This mean I didn’t have to... Read more
Cookies and Cream Cupcakes

Cookies and Cream Cupcakes

It’s time for some more cupcakes! These are so so good. You’ve probably guessed that anything cookies-and-cream is my favorite, and with Oreos in the cupcake and the frosting, these cupcakes are double as good! These cupcakes are so... Read more
Samoa Cupcakes

Samoa Cupcakes

Fall semester began last week, which meant that my first official day back to work after summer break happened to be on our birthday. Even though Jen and I had already baked our own birthday cake, I decided to make some... Read more
HappyBirthday

Happy Birthday Video

I just had to share this adorable birthday video that Andy and Luke made me. It made me cry happy tears! :) Watch Me MOM! from Alison Hedrick on Vimeo. Read more
Fudgy Cookies and Cream Cake

It’s Our Birthday! {Fudgy Cookies and Cream Cake}

  Today is our birthday and for the first time in a long time, we were able to celebrate together! Well, not on our actual birthday, but the weekend before. Our brother, Matt, was in town too, so we celebrated... Read more
Watermelon Feta Guacamole

Watermelon Feta Guacamole

It’s very fitting that today is National Watermelon Day because this is my new favorite guacamole and yes, it has watermelon in it. I’ve made this for a couple cookouts with friends this summer and always start out by... Read more
Grandma’s Oatmeal Crispies

Grandma’s Oatmeal Crispies

It doesn’t yet seem real for either of us, but our grandma passed away last week at the age of 89. Fortunately I was able to come home a few days before to help Jen take care of her.... Read more