Going Solar with Sunrun


  You guys know that we here at Who Needs a Cape are ALWAYS out to save some money!  I live in NJ and power here?  It’s EXPENSIVE!  Bah!  So I thought it was time to start looking into solar power – and here’s what I’ve found out! I looked into Sunrun solar service!  They look pretty amazing and looking into the solar questions with them – it looks good!  Did you know that you can lease the solar equipment?  Instead {Read More}

Blogger of the Week #44


I’m really really really loving this girl  This week we are bringing you Krystal.  This might be one of my FAVORITE blog posts every – go read it HERE!  Love love love – make sure to tell Krystal “hi” from Who Needs a Cape! ~ Heather Your Website?  http://thatredheadedlife.com/ When did you start blogging?  I started blogging in Feb 2014.  I am still a baby blogger in terms of tenure but I have a lot going on with my blog.  I have {Read More}

Apple Cranberry Crisp Pancakes

Apple Cranberry Crisp Pancakes | Who Needs A Cape?

These Apple Cranberry Crisp Pancakes are one of those recipes that just happened.  There was no creative planning involved, just a kid asking her mom for “pancakes, you haven’t made them in forever”!  So after being reminded that she “loves” them, I headed into the kitchen.  Next thing I know, my oldest daughter comes in and asks if they are going to be “apple pancakes”, well no, they weren’t but then I suddenly remembered I had some leftover Slow Cooker {Read More}

Pumpkin Pie Spice Rice Krispie Treats

Pumpkin Pie Spice Rice Krispie Treats | Who Needs A Cape?

Here’s a fun variation on the traditional Rice Krispie treat!  This came about by me scrolling through Pinterest and seeing some Pumpkin Pie Rice Krispie treats, they sounded great to me, but I just knew my kids wouldn’t eat them.  So I started thinking about how I could get the flavors of pumpkin pie in treats without adding pumpkin puree.  Then it came to me, just add Pumpkin Pie Spice, you’ll get the fabulous flavorings of a pumpkin pie without the {Read More}

Slow Cooker Cinnamon Rolls

Slow Cooker Cinnamon Rolls

I LOVE fresh home made Cinnamon Rolls, but I don’t always want to wait 24 hours for the dough to rise!  So I experimented and came up with Slow Cooker Cinnamon Rolls! This took a little experimenting, but using instant yeast, and adding more than normal – I got a great tasting cinnamon roll out of the slow cooker and I got it in 4 hours!  YEA!  If you have a programmable slow cooker these could for SURE be done over {Read More}