the domestic tales of four sisters

the domestic tales of four sisters

Category: Snacks & Treats

Seasonal Cake: Autumn

Seasonal Cake: Autumn

  Alright. Let me get this spiel over with so that I don’t catch MAJOR flack for what’s about to happen … This recipe uses a cake mix. I know. Shun me all of you scratch bakers. Shun me! This recipe contains pumpkin. Please don’t […]

Quick Guide to Menu Planning

Happy Thursday, readers! If you go and get onto Pinterest you will find ample tips and tricks for menu planning. Menu planning for the Whole30 family, menu planning for the gluten-free family, menu planning for the vegetarians, vegans, Baptists who love casseroles, crockpots, etc. We […]

Gender Reveal for Kraft Baby #2

Gender Reveal for Kraft Baby #2

Hello all!! I’m so excited to share with each of our how our gender reveal celebration turned out.  As mentioned in my last post, the DIY chalkpaint dresser makeover, the change/update was needed because we’re getting ready to welcome Baby Kraft #2 in June.  If […]

12 Days of Christmas: Day 11

12 Days of Christmas: Day 11

“The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!” -Buddy The Elf Or give someone a delicious treat… Today’s addition of the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway is helping you with a way to spread some Christmas cheer to someone […]

12 Days of Christmas: Day 6

12 Days of Christmas: Day 6

Today’s entry in our 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway is a recipe for a family holiday favorite (ESPECIALLY the sons-in-law who are each given their own bag.  Not sure when we were one-upped by our husbands, but it has happened).  It’s definitely something that has made […]

Alpha-Bits ‘Cake’ Pops

Alpha-Bits ‘Cake’ Pops

For the first time the sisters and I have been invited to participate in a blogging campaign with a major brand and we’re SO excited! The brand? Alpha-Bits cereal! When I first found out what cereal we would be working with, I remembered eating it as a […]

Chocolate Caramel Cake

Chocolate Caramel Cake

I threw this together last Saturday to have ready for family dinner on Sunday afternoon. I was told by my 20-year-old brother, who happens to read our blog, that it was ‘domestic four worthy’ so here we go. It all started with wanting to try […]

Lavender Honey Ice Cream

Alright, I have a confession. I’ve watched It’s Complicated about 4 times in the past two weeks. Have you seen this movie? It’s pretty awesome. And mostly I just watch it for the food. And to dream about one day owning a home like Jane’s […]

Bakery-Style Cookies

Bakery-Style Cookies

Well, it’s the Monday after the time change. Are your children clutching to your legs and whining? No? Just mine? Ok. Time for a cookie. A big, chewy, buttery chocolate chip cookie. I do not usually stray away from my beloved Tollhouse Cookie recipe. (“THIS […]

“Easy Peasy” Cheesecake Cups

“Easy Peasy” Cheesecake Cups

Do you love your husband? I totally love mine. Sure. He drives me crazy. And I annoy the crap out of him. He’s an amazing husband, dad, and marine. (He’s easy on the eyes, too.) He has an amazing personality and is probably the funniest […]