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Jack Daniels Bottle Cake

If I’ve never mentioned it before, Mike works for an adult beverage distribution company.  We end up with all kinds of fun shwag around the house.  Today was the best!  He brought me home a Jack Daniel’s bottle cake mold and label stencil.  How cool is that?!?? I immediately wanted to make the cake happen.  I […]

Crab Rangoon Grilled Cheese

  So I’m totally jazzed about my Secret Recipe Club assignment this month.  I still haven’t listed everyone in my group, but I feel like the possibility of getting Teri was coming sooner rather than later.  {I’m a list addict like that.}  Teri is the cook and author behind The Freshman Cook.  She joined in our […]

Not Your Mama’s BLT

Not Your Mama’s BLT is a classic sandwich taken to a whole new level! It’s a modern twist on a lunch favorite. I am freaking loving Bacon Month this year kids! There are so many bacon happy recipes I can’t wait to try.  You totally need to check out Wendy’s Mojito today.  Holy crap!  This […]

What is a Whole Food?

So last time I talked about food as being Medicine and this week, I am going to give you more specifics.       What is a whole food?   Whole foods are foods that are in the same form that they are found in nature. They are fresh, unprocessed, simple, and organic. You will see […]

Wedge Salad with Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing

Today I give you all my most favorite side salad to order – EVER.  I dream about this salad.  It was my pregnancy craving with Otto.  It’s a testament that simple food can get the job done!  I don’t share this salad and I stab fingers that reach for my bacon with my fork. You’ve […]

Pumpkin Spice Ombre Manicure

Hey everyone, Tessa from tessacotton here. Happy October! I’m pretty excited, this is absolutely my favorite month of the year. Fall is in the air, Halloween is on its way (my birthday, too!) and everything you could possibly imagine is pumpkin flavored. Or scented. Or colored. I’m in love. Maybe it’s the rapid increase of […]

Chickpea Pasta Salad

Chickpea Pasta Salad

This light and tasty Chickpea Pasta Salad combines chickpeas, pasta, green peppers, cucumbers, tomatoes and onions, it makes a great side dish to any meal! Now that Spring is here and the weather has started to turn for warmer temperatures I thought it was the perfect time to share a nice pasta salad you can […]

Make Your Own Tufted Headboard

Kate here again from Candidly Kate. For way to many years, my husband and I have been students. With a PhD and a Masters in the house it takes a while to get through all of school. We were fortunate enough to receive a lot of hand-me-down furniture from both of our families, but when we […]

Mushroom & Steak Bruschetta

Mushroom & Steak Bruschetta is an easy to make appetizer that's perfect for everything from date night to your next cookout!

This post was sponsored on behalf of Maison Louis Jadot Wines via One2One Network. All opinions are 100% my own. Please drink responsibly. Mushroom & Steak Bruschetta is an easy to make appetizer that’s perfect for everything from date night to your next cookout! Bruschetta is one of my go-to appetizer options in the summer. […]

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 […]

20 Summer Salad Recipes

These 20 Summer Salad Recipes are delicious for lunch or served up as a crazy good side at your next cookout! Simple Wedge Salad with Homemade Blue Cheese Chicken Salad Sandwich Creamy Broccoli Salad Avocado Chicken Salad Crostini Honey Lime Fruit Salad Mediterranean Orzo Salad Roasted Potato Herb salad Chipotle Roasted Corn Pasta Salad Couscous […]

Rice Pilaf

Rice Pilaf will take your same old side dish to a yummy new place!   Last night I didn’t know what to do for dinner. I had defrosted some chicken, but couldn’t figure out what I wanted to do with it.  I saw bacon and turned to breakfast burritos instead.  Yes, I make Brinner sometimes. […]

Wednesday Whatsits (144)

Hi Everyone! Welcome to ——– So you guys, last week, totally not planned, we all got super competitive over who’s hot shot pick was going to be the first big shot.  It was fun!  I hope you all had a great time too.  We can’t wait to see what you’re going to link up and […]

Owl-dorable Cupcakes

A few weeks ago our friends Kyle & Elizabeth had their daughter Mallory’s first birthday.  It was owl themed and Elizabeth made all kinds of cute decorations.  But my favorite things she made were these owl-dorable cupcakes.  You see what I did there? These cuties are super easy to make.  Bake off your favorite cupcakes […]

Ricotta & Spinach Grilled Cheese

Are you ready to have Breakfast for Dinner?  That’s right kids, we’re talking brinner.  This month’s Pass the Cookbook Club title is Breakfast for Dinner and I couldn’t be more delighted.  I’ve had this book of my cookbook pin board for months and now I get a sneak peek. Follow Julie {White Lights on Wednesday}’s […]

Peach and Brie Flatbread

Hi, it’s a been a bit since I’ve been by and I’m excited today to be back sharing a new recipe!  Tis the season you know – well not in the Christmas sense – heck it is way too early to be discussing the “C” word but it is peach season and I’m in love, […]

Crock Pot Carne Asada for Burritos

Hello loves.  Today’s dish is one of my favorite recipes.  It’s family friendly, can be doctored up any way you like it, and you make it in the crock pot.  All day cooking with no work, and your house smells amazing.  Always a win!   Oh, and on a completely unrelated note… Political or not, […]

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Pudding Pops

It’s freaking HOT in Arizona.  I couldn’t think of anything better to do today than make some popsicles with the boys to cool off and have a little fun! In my house there is a die hard separation of state – Otto is chocolate and Eddie is Strawberry…for anything.  But mostly their tastes are defined […]

CD Scrapbook

Oh happy day 🙂 Thank you Julie for inviting me to share a craft with your friends on White Lights on Wednesday!  I just love crafting and sharing my projects makes it even more fun! I just love making mini scrapbooks!  I think part of the appeal is that I can complete one in an […]