I Was Almost Carded

I Was Almost Carded

A few days ago I was shopping at one of my favorite discount department stores.  Sometimes it’s a big fat miss and I ask myself why I continue to stop by that particular store and then I’ll hit the jackpot and snag some upscale designer duds for a steal.  Here’s my tips on shopping steals […]

Game Time Tablescape, Menu & Recipes

Game Day Tablescape

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GameTimeMVP #CollectiveBias We’re a sports loving family and we often get together to watch the big game. Game day festivities at my house includes football, food, fun and family.  I always enjoy planning my game day tablescape because […]

Souper Bowl 2015 Soup & Chili Cook Off

I’m thrilled to join a few of my blogger friends to host a soup and chili cook off party and I’m glad you stopped by. Let the party begin! Welcome to the Souper Bowl 2015 Soup & Chili Cook Off Linky Party Please use #SouperBowl2015 Did you know that January is National Soup Month? Well […]

Game Day Recipes with Ritz Crackers & Coke

setting up for nestle

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and it’s advertisers.  All opinions are mine alone.  #PrepareToParty #CollectiveBias  It’s almost time for the big game and I’ve created the easiest, tastiest game day recipes with Ritz Crackers & Coke.  I prepared and presented these recipes to my 20 something year old tasting panel (aka […]

Pretty Pintastic Party #38

Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party #38! We’re glad you stopped by. We’re the only-one-rule party. Pin the features. That’s it. Oh, yeah, make sure to link up your latest and greatest posts. Of course, you’re welcome to stick around a little while and check out all the awesomeness. Thanks for coming!    Welcome, Welcome!! […]

Macadamia Nut Brownies

Macadamia Nut Brownies

Brownies just happen to be my husband and son #2’s favorite dessert of all time – all brownies, any brownies, and especially my macadamia nut brownies. My husband likes these brownies piping hot with a big scoop (or 2) of vanilla ice cream, so these are a perfect dessert or snack for winter.  When he’s […]

Tuna Guacamole – Healthy Living Series

Bumble Bee Tuna Guacamole

Avocados and tuna have been referred to as two of the world’s healthiest foods.  What happens when you combine them?  That’s just what I did in my Tuna Guacamole – Healthy Living Series. When you combine Bumble Bee water packed tuna and avocado, add a few spices, salsa and some lime juice, you have a […]

Valentine’s Day Party Ideas for Couples

Valentine's Day Party Ideas for Couples

I love when a reader asks questions.  A while back a girl I attended elementary school with, but haven’t seen in years, contacted me through my blog with a question.  I was thrilled to hear from her.  She was searching for some new Valentine’s Day party ideas for the couples at her church. My mind […]

3 Reasons I Reply to Comments

Why I Reply to Comments

I love blogging. I really do. I’ve never grown tired of writing new posts, dreaming up new tablescapes, sharing my tried and true recipes, craft projects and helpful hints for extraordinary events. I also enjoy reading the comments from my readers and replying to every single one. Yes, I said every one. I may have […]

Pretty Pintastic Party #37

Thanks for popping by our pretty pintastic party #37. Link up your favorite projects, recipes, fashion, beauty tips and everything in between. I’m looking forward to seeing what you’ve been up to this week.    Welcome, Welcome!!  We are so glad you are joining us for our party! We think it’s going to be pretty […]