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Striped Shortbread

Striped Shortbread looks fancy, but tastes like your favorite cookie from Grandma’s cookie jar! You guys!  It’s The 4th annual Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap, and my 3rd year participating! This is one of my favorite blogging traditions, even if it means I have 3 dozen cookies starting me in the face in December.  It’s […]

The “100 Things” Challenge

Hey guys! Its Kate from Candidly Kate again. I am always amazed at how much stuff we acquire. I have no idea where it comes from. Maybe it is a product of having kids around? Or maybe that is just my excuse! At the same time, I like to think that I am a fairly organized person. […]

Wedding Planning: The Bar

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sonoma-Cutrer Vineyards. All opinions are 100% mine. You guys, we are less than 6 months and counting to the wedding! While that’s exciting we’re kind of in this weird limbo of having things that we should be doing, but nothing major. It’s weird. One […]

Wedding Fashion: The Dress

Oh my gosh you guys.  Last month I went wedding dress shopping! I had 3 school of thought for what I thought I was going to want for a dress. 1) Tea Length 2) Vintagesque – old school, overlay for the top of the dress, and lace 3) Long. Pretty. Unique. – a traditional evening wedding length […]

The BEST Coffee Cake

It’s been a long day, and it’s only 6am.  Little man woke up about 3:30am with a major fever and he couldn’t get back to sleep.  So I’ve been up hanging out with him.  And since he likes to bake, we made breakfast for everyone. I’ve had this recipe for, gosh, I don’t even know […]

Wedding Planning: The Venue

Oh wedding planning.  How I love and hate you.  If you’ve never had a wedding (or been closely involved with a wedding) let me impart a tiny word to the wise – this a whole world of craziness you never knew you were getting yourself into.  There are about a million and five questions, and […]

The Early Morning Cocktail

Lemons have long been known for their medicinal properties and this little cocktail of warm water and lemon, first thing in the morning, will get your whole body moving in the right direction.  Lemon calms the stomach (helps with nausea)  as well as gets bile moving in the liver which means that elimination will be […]

The Most Powerful Thing…

  The most powerful tool you have to transform your health or keep your health is your fork! Use it well and you will thrive. Choose poorly and you will suffer.  This principle starts at a very young age but it can also turn things around mid-stream if you’ve been using your fork in a […]

The Kristy Kringle

Guess what!  It’s time for another installment of The Secret Recipe Club! Okay.  I’ve been waiting and waiting to get this month’s SRC blog.  I first found Gastronomical Sovereignty through my SRC group.  And I’ve been stalking Kristy ever since.  I love her writing and recipes.  I mean seriously anyone who starts a recipe with, “In […]

50 Recipes for the Grill

Apple Cheddar Pound Cake Sandwich from {i love} my disorganized life Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Cream Cheese Pork Roast from Miss Information Bangin’ Grilled Shrimp Skewers from Skinny Taste Basil Balsamic Marinated Chicken for Two from Frugal Foodie Mama Beer Can Chicken from Four Marrs & One Venus Bison Burger with Bleu Cheese Spread from {i love} my […]

The Best of 2012 Pinfest

Happy New Year!!!   Are you ready for Pin-fest?!?!     We are going to have soooooo much fun!  The wonderful Melissa from Serendipity & Spice asked me and couple other lovely ladies to co-host and we are ready to PARTY!!!   Alright, so, if you’ve never been to Pinfest before here’s the deal:   Link up […]

20+ of the Best Summer Recipes

20+ of the Best Summer Recipes | White Lights on Wednesday

Lemon Lime Layer Cake – A Dash of Sanity   Boston Cream Pie Ice Box Cake – Dinners, Dishes, and Desserts   Summer Corn Chowder – Culinary Ginger   Strawberry Cheesecake Dream Bars – 365 Days of Baking   Grilled Chicken Berry Salad – Big Bears Wife   Old Fashioned Peach Cobbler – Let’s Dish […]

Lost Egypt at the Arizona Science Center

Last week the littles and I had the amazing opportunity to visit the Arizona Science Center and get a sneak peek of the new Lost Egypt exhibit.  I can’t being to tell you how excited the boys were, or how fun the day was…but I took a bunch of pictures.  So we’ll start there. I […]

Perfect Fall Transition Piece : The Romper :

Wow! I can’t believe it’s already September!  I don’t know about you… but Summer just flew by for me! So much so, that I haven’t even had the chance to update my closet… It’s still full of cute summer skirts, tanks & camis.  Luckily, this romper is in there and is a PERFECT transition piece […]

The O.M.G. I’m 30! Giveaway {Closed}

Today is the big 3-0.  It’s another Tuesday, and I’m still me.  🙂  But I like to party and today is going to kick some serious butt, so let’s celebrate!!!  I’m giving away some of my favorite things to one of you.  Cause you’re all great, and this blog wouldn’t be half of what it […]

30 Before 30: The Final Tally

Tomorrow I’ll be thirty. Which means I should probably take a look and see how this 30 before 30 list of mine turned out. Starting playing my viola a whole lot more Make over the dining room set Start eating more vegetables Finish my back tattoo  {I have one more session to go. I need […]

The Last Twenty-Something Giveaway {Closed}

Congratulations to… Kim from Cups by Kim!   You’ve won a few of my favorite things. Please send me an email in the next 48 hours to claim your prize pack. whitelightsonwednesday {at} yahoo {dot} com   ————————————————————————– I’m 29 today.  I can’t believe I’ll be 30 next year.  I’m not one of those women […]

The Next Best Thing to Robert Redford

I think I’ve found my new favorite dessert, it’s from itsy bitsy foodies.  I made this layered pudding dessert to take to my dad’s for his birthday/Christmas eve get together.  My entire family raved.  My brother-in-law and sister both asked for the recipe.  I hope you go and make this ASAP!  I’ve seen this recipe with […]