I have been in full on Holiday Mode since Thanksgiving. I am sure many of you can relate to that! Buying presents, gift wrapping, decorating, cooking and baking...like, I think we have earned a glass or bottle of wine by now. Amirite? I am not much of a baker, but if you are in need of a very simple recipe, try this recipe for Sweet Potato Marshmallow Bars! A slight twist on classic sweet potato casserole.
TGIF! With Thanksgiving less than a week away, what better time to count your blessings, no matter how small? Friends and family, good health, beautiful autumn weather and, of course, another glorious Friday night (amirite?), are just a few. Thanksgiving has always been the holiday for our family. Immediate and extended family, friends and new-comers all gather at our… Continue reading Pomegranate Apple Cider Sangria
It's the most wonderful time of the year! Even though I love every holiday, Halloween time has to be my favorite. All the best horror movies are on repeat, the search for the perfect pumpkin to carve begins and the Reese's pumpkin-shaped peanut butter cups finally return! However, my favorite part about this time of… Continue reading Spooky Halloween Bar Cart
Hello blog family! It has been a crazy busy, yet fun couple of weeks. Between work, FSU home football games and shoring up the house and yard for my mom and I's joint birthday BBQ, I am ready for some R&R this weekend. Ok...maybe FSU football has been a tad stressful lately, but it's still fun to me! Anyway,… Continue reading Bubbly Pink Party Punch
There is so much to love about summertime. The scent of tanning oil and salt water fill the air. Ice-cold fruity cocktails are begging to be sipped. Freckles start to appear… …and the only way to escape the scorching Florida heat and thick fog of humidity is to find the nearest body of water. And… Continue reading Easy Beergaritas for 4th of July
Well, Christmas is officially over… …but not for my group of pals and me! Enter: Our Annual Secret Santa Soiree! With family holiday events and hectic work schedules, it was hard for all of us to get together prior to Christmas this year. However, it ended up working out for the best. We not only celebrated… Continue reading Simple Snacks: Belated Secret Santa Party Edition
I cannot believe that it is almost 2018. As I look back and reflect on what 2017 has brought my way, I recognize that it has been one of the best years yet. I finally got a pug of my own and he is the sweetest, most adorable thing in the world. I attended Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival for the… Continue reading Last Minute N.Y.E. Idea: Rock Candy Champagne Stirrers