Best of the Weekend #100 and a GIVEAWAY!

Best of the Weekend - Picnic Basket Giveaway

It’s that time again!  My favorite time of the week when I get to party with some of the most creative people!  Thanks so much for stopping by BEST OF THE WEEKEND!  I always have so much fun looking at all your wonderful creations!  Today we are celebrating our 100th party with a giveaway!    To show you how much we appreciate you sharing your creations with us and stopping by to view the party we are offering a giveaway. YOU’LL RECEIVE EVERYTHING DOWN BELOW! Giveaway is open to everyone, BUT the basket will only be shipped to U.S. addresses {no … Continue reading

Gumball Shooter Competition Game

Finding a game for a combination of ages at a party can be hard. This game is very versatile and can be played by everyone.

Gumball Shooter Competition Game:  Where little ones and older kids can compete side by side. Finding a game for a combination of ages at a party can be hard.  This game is very versatile and can be played by everyone.  Of course you will need to tweak it a bit for the smaller kids but there’s no reason why you can’t have two lines going at once.  The little ones won’t even notice that the bigger kids side is a little more challenging. The perfect Carnival Theme Party Game! As I mentioned above this game is super versatile.  I chose … Continue reading

Mini Payday Cheesecakes

The perfect small bite for game night.

Mini Payday Cheesecakes:  The perfect small bite for game night. These creamy cheesecakes are baked in 4 ounce baby food jars.  You can also bake them in cupcake liners. The payday candy bar is my favorite candy bar and cheesecake is my favorite dessert.  So I decided to combine the two to create the best cheesecake EVER!  Starting with the Nutter Butter Cookie crumb crust; use a dowel or something flat to press into the bottom of the jar.  Now, I ask you….how can you go wrong with that?  The filling…..oh yes the filling!  It’s made with brown sugar and … Continue reading

Tropical Mango Gooey Butter Cake

Your guests will never guess that this super moist cake started with a cake mix. #Pillsbury #recipe

Tropical Mango Gooey Butter Cake:  A cake that is dripping with tropical flavors.  Like mango, pineapple, coconut and macadamia nuts. Break out the muumuu dress and lei while you sit back and enjoy the island breeze with this easy to make tropical cake.  First, I started with a Tropical Mango cake mix from Pillsbury then added all my favorite tropical ingredients.  The perfect dessert to serve poolside or at any tropical theme party.  Like a luau! The crust is made from the cake mix, butter, coconut and macadamia nuts.  It has a cookie texture.  The filling is cream cheese, butter … Continue reading

Banana Cream Pie Ice Cream

Banana Cream Pie Ice Cream - Lady Behind The Curtain

Banana Cream Pie Ice Cream:  Transform Banana Ice Cream into an ice cream that looks like a pie.  The perfect make ahead dessert. This dessert is perfect for when you are having a dinner party and need something creamy, delicious but not too sweet.  It’s also perfect because it can be made days in advance, kept in the freezer and taken out 30 minutes before ready to serve.  This fresh dessert is NOT like store bought.  It starts with a buttery vanilla wafer crust, chunks of freshly sliced bananas, creamy banana pudding ice cream, cool whip and more vanilla wafer … Continue reading

Best of the Weekend #99

Best of the Weekend

It’s that time again!  My favorite time of the week when I get to party with some of the most creative people!  Thanks so much for stopping by BEST OF THE WEEKEND!  I always have so much fun looking at all your wonderful creations! WELCOME BACK TO BEST OF THE WEEKEND!  ♥ MEET YOUR HOSTESSES: Deb from Cooking on the Front Burner | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Google+ | Instagram Lisa from Cooking with Curls | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Google+ | Instagram Ginnie from Hello Little Home | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Google+ | … Continue reading