Creepy Halloween Dinner


The kiddos planned an evening of creepy Halloween fun with Grandma.  I was quite impressed by their creativity!  We got to go on a date that night, so it was fun to come home and find the menu and leftover eyeballs in the fridge!     Sounds gross, doesn’t it?!   Let me translate!   Worms… Read More

DIY Halloween Costumes


    I have been looking at {simple} and less common DIY Halloween costumes on Pinterest.  I’m sure there will be lots of minions this year, but since we love those movies, I had to put a couple on my list. Here are some of my favorites.   Hasbro’s Operation – Could easily be made into… Read More

How To Work From Home – Book Review


I recently purchased this e-book, “How to Work from Home: 100ish Random Work at Home Tips, Tricks, and Ideas to Get Your Cash Flow Started“, by Sadie Lankford. I’ve been thinking about ways to earn a small income at home so I thought it was perfect timing to review this e-book!    This book was concise… Read More

DIY Photo Back Drop


Here are two DIY photo back drops that are affordable and easy to make! I was recently at a conference and one of the speakers was Christine Pittman, of Cook the Story. Christine spoke about food styling and photography. I was really excited to hear how she created back drops and “table tops” for her… Read More

The Wednesday Roundup #47 and Pinterest Link party

Welcome to this week’s Wednesday Roundup and Pinterest Link Party! We are glad to have you back! If you are new here, please leave a comment so we can personally welcome you! Please link up your latest family friendly post or recipe and remember to follow your hosts! Let get the party started!   Pumpkin… Read More

Over 21 Amazing Soup Recipes


 Fall is here and the chill is in the air, so what better time to meal plan with over 21 amazing soup recipes!  I grew up eating soup and I just love it! Some of my favorite food bloggers have shared their favorite soup recipes with us and I am so excited to start making… Read More

The Wednesday Roundup #46 and Instagram Link Party


Welcome back to The Wednesday Roundup! We are glad to have you back with us! If you are new here, please let us know in the comments so we can say hello! This week we are linking up on Instagram too, so add your profile, follow some new people and pick up so new followers… Read More

Roasted Sweet Potato Salad


I made this roasted sweet potato salad for a picnic at the lake. It is flavorful, colorful and has a little bit of crunch. You  prep it ahead of time, even the night before, then assemble about an hour before serving. It was such a big hit, I’ve decided to make it for Thanksgiving. It is… Read More

The Wednesday Roundup #45

Welcome to The Wednesday Roundup! Link up your latest creation and please remember to follow your co-hosts! Let the party begin! 0    Here are this week’s features: Pumpkin Dip by Jay Tried & True Industrial Decor Coffee Table by Any Girl Can Do It Potato & Leek Chowder by Platter Talk How to Transform A Dresser Inside… Read More

Toffee Cheesecake Bites


I was inspired to create these gluten free Toffee Cheesecake Bites by some amazing handcrafted toffee samples by B.Toffee of Newport Beach, Ca.   Who doesn’t love small scrumptious bites while enjoying a glass of wine? Yesterday I was nibbling on a decadent B.Toffee square with milk chocolate and started thinking about how wonderful it would be… Read More

The Wednesday Roundup #44 and Google Plus Link Party


Welcome to the Wednesday Roundup! We’re so glad you’re here! This week we are linking up our Google Plus profiles too!        Pumpkin Roll Cake with Cream Cheese Filling by My Turn for Us DIY Repurpose an Old Shutter by Mommy Zoid Caramel Apple Milkshake by Belle of the Kitchen Frankenstein Handprints Crafts… Read More