I’m so thankful I live in a world where there are Octobers………

I don’t ever remember a time when I didn’t look forward to October. Even as a little girl, I anticipated the season of the leaves falling and blanketing the grass, counting down the days till my birthday, and of course that one night me and my friends would dress up in handmade costumes (right outContinue reading “I’m so thankful I live in a world where there are Octobers………”

Low Carb Taco-Stuffed Bell Peppers

My husband and I are in our first week of the Faster Way to Fat Loss program and it has been an eye opener for sure! We are using My Fitness Pal to track our macros and we quickly realized that we have NOT been eating ENOUGH food. Not enough of the right foods. SoContinue reading “Low Carb Taco-Stuffed Bell Peppers”

Ridiculously Delicious Oatmeal and Molasses Bread

My first born got married this past weekend! His bride was absolutely exquisite and the ceremony was perfect. It had all the right elements with some precious humor sprinkled in. I can’t wait to share more as the photos start streaming in. As much fun as we had, the excitement and anticipation and planning, leftContinue reading “Ridiculously Delicious Oatmeal and Molasses Bread”

Fall Fashion Favorites

Let me start by saying that I am in no way a Fashion Blogger. I LOVE to shop, but a stylist, I am not. I leave that to my many fashion blogger friends whom I adore and gain inspiration from. However, when you find a good thing, or several, you want to share! That’s whatContinue reading “Fall Fashion Favorites”

Cinnamon Pumpkin Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting

If you bake it they will come. Along with their laundry, grocery list, and homework. It’s a bit strange navigating this new season of life having my first girl in college, three still at home, AND my first born getting married! WHAAATT?!! You go from holding your newborn in your arms to watching them sayContinue reading “Cinnamon Pumpkin Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting”

Easy and Delicious Stuffed Pasta Shells

My favorite month has arrived! OCTOBER!!!! Time to bring out all the comfort foods. And pumpkins. And cardigans. And Fall scented candles. And your Fall decor if you have waited this long to do so. (My Fall decor was out the first day of school. ;)) This week for our Italian Night, I put togetherContinue reading “Easy and Delicious Stuffed Pasta Shells”

When your week feels long and it’s only Tuesday……

….grab some take out and go to the park. But be sure you double check your bag! We got all the way to our favorite city park, found a great little spot to camp out for dinner, and MY food wasn’t in the bag! I don’t know what it is about this week, but itContinue reading “When your week feels long and it’s only Tuesday……”

The Best Homemade Pizza Dough

Friday night’s are pizza nights at our house. We either order delivery or visit our favorite pizzerias for dinner on their patios. But this past weekend, we made our own and dined on our own patio! This was the first time I’ve made homemade pizza dough and it was no where near as intimidating asContinue reading “The Best Homemade Pizza Dough”

Friday Finds – Cozy Loungewear

Mornings are my favorite time of the day. Mornings are when I spend alone time with my journal, bible, and coffee or tea. It’s where I set the foundation for the rest of my day. Now, afternoons and evenings follow close behind as being my favorite parts of the day. Simply because it’s the timeContinue reading “Friday Finds – Cozy Loungewear”

Fall Soups to Try

I love soups and the minute the temps drop below 80 degrees, I’m pulling out many of my favorites. During the Fall and Winter seasons, I add a soup recipe, every week, to our weekly menu. They are easy, they are delicious, and they are comforting. And isn’t that the epidemy of Fall……comfort? It isContinue reading “Fall Soups to Try”