Game Day Fun: Football Pools and Ice Cream Cake

Celebrate the big game with a football pool and ice cream cake. Free printable football pool template to use at your party! Our past few weekends have been filled with lots of football fun and we can’t wait for the big game yet to come! In our neighborhood, our house is usually the gathering place to watch the game. I love having family and friends over to cheer on our home team and enjoy each other’s company. It’s become tradition {Read More}

Twice Baked Mashed Potato Casserole

Twice Baked Mashed Potato Casserole – Flavorful mashed potatoes you bake right in the oven!! Cheese and bacon perfection. Great for a crowd! Happy New Year!! Yep, I know I’m a few days late. . . but I have a good excuse. I was making this Twice Baked Mashed Potato Casserole for you. Will you forgive me? The truth is, I’ve been a bit lazy around the kitchen the last week or so. I think I just needed some time away, {Read More}

World’s Greatest Slush Punch

World’s Greatest Slush Punch – The best party punch you will ever have!! Great for showers, holidays and all kinds of celebrations. Kid-friendly and SO addicting! It’s been so nice to just hang out with family and relax the last several days. I’ve taken a bit of time off from the blog to unwind and get things around the house in order before everyone is back to their normal schedules next week. Up until a couple days ago we were {Read More}

How to Assemble a Charcuterie Board

How to Assemble a Charcuterie Board – Step-by-step instructions on how to make your own charcuterie board! This is such an easy and stunning idea for a party! Do you like to throw parties? Me, too. Especially, this time of year. I’m all about keeping it simple, though, so I can enjoy and have fun, too. Appetizer plates or apps, like your friends may call them, are all the rage as of late. . .and for good reason. There’s a little {Read More}

No Blend Frozen Mudslide

No Blend Frozen Mudslide – A decadent combination of rich chocolate and creamy vanilla! A delicious ice cream drink for adults – no blender required! This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of the Chinet® brand . All opinions are 100% mine. I’m getting so excited about the Christmas holiday. I’m almost finished with my shopping, I have cookie baking on my mind and I’ve already started thinking about all of the wonderful food we’re going to enjoy {Read More}

Caring For Your Real Christmas Tree

Caring for Your Real Christmas Tree – Tips on caring for a natural Christmas tree so it lasts all season long! Even if it’s your first real tree ever! Year after year when it’s time to start decorating the house for Christmas, Josh pulls out our Christmas bins from the rafters in the garage and starts piling them all into the house. . .including a humongous box that houses our artificial Christmas tree. He puts it together branch by branch (with a {Read More}

Cheesecake Pumpkin Pie

Cheesecake Pumpkin Pie – Quick and easy pumpkin pie with a creamy and delicious cheesecake layer! You guys! Did you see these cute printable napkin holders? I have one more thing to help adorn the table. This Cheesecake Pumpkin Pie is beyond delicious and it brings a bit of a twist to the traditional pumpkin pie everyone has come to expect on Thanksgiving Day. It’s a little cheesecake. . .a little pie. . .all in one. Now, who can argue with {Read More}

Printable Thanksgiving Napkin Holders

Printable Thanksgiving Napkin Holders – A simple and elegant way to dress up your table for Thanksgiving! Choose from six different designs! This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of the Chinet® brand. All opinions are 100% mine. Ah yes, the Thanksgiving holiday is upon us. Raise your hand if you’re ready. Hmmm. . .not many hands going up, I see. I’m with you. It’s not that I don’t look forward to Thanksgiving. I do. I mean, who doesn’t? You {Read More}

Crock Pot Chocolate Lava Cake

Crock Pot Chocolate Lava Cake – Warm, gooey chocolate cake made right in your crock pot with a thick fudge sauce to spoon over the top! This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Chinet® brand . All opinions are 100% mine. You guys, it’s not often I use my crock pot to make desserts, but today, well today is different. This Crock Pot Chocolate Lave Cake is the one dessert I don’t use anything BUT my crock pot for. {Read More}

Tips for Making Your Bathroom Guest-Ready

Tips for Making Your Bathroom Guest-Ready – There’s one room in the home that cannot be missed when planning for company. Here’s how to make your bathroom shine and leave a lasting impression on your guests! Is it just me or is anyone else shocked at how quickly this year seems to be going? It feels like summer just flew by, and now, here we are, finishing yard work, packing away our shorts and swimsuits and beginning to prepare. . .for {Read More}