Thanksgiving 2020

We were scheduled to spend this Thanksgiving out in the country and I was so excited. It would have been the first time, in nearly 10 years, that my sweet husband would have been giving thanks with his family. Truck loaded with luggage, groceries, three kiddos, and three dogs, we headed out to spend sixContinue reading “Thanksgiving 2020”

Easy and Delicious Tortellini Soup

It’s the first week of November and I’ve already put up the Christmas Tree. It was the best decision I’ve made this year. The glow of those lights bring so much joy and warmth into our home and it was just what we needed during this season of 2020. Anyone else feel the same? YouContinue reading “Easy and Delicious Tortellini Soup”

Chocolate Pecan Pie Brownie Bars

When I think of Pecan Pie, I think of my momma. It is her specialty. And it is THE Thanksgiving dessert that our family and friends always request that she makes. Sitting here picturing her in her apron, just a couple of days before Thanksgiving, preparing these delicious and beautiful pies brings such a smileContinue reading “Chocolate Pecan Pie Brownie Bars”

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……”