How to Make Your BFF’s Birthday a Special One

The old saying goes that you can choose your friends, but you can’t choose your family. And while the vast majority of us love our family dearly, it’s true that you can also have a really special bond with friends too. Some friends can be just as precious to us as our family members. So, when your BFF has […]

How to Eat Healthy Throughout the Holiday Season

The holidays are a wonderful time of year when you get to spend time with friends and family free from workplace worries. However, studies show that on average, Americans gain up to two pounds between Thanksgiving and Christmas. If you’re interested in fending off the extra weight this holiday season, here are some tips to […]

Weekly Blog Recap and The Pretty Pintastic Party 08.19

Thanks for dropping by my weekly blog recap and the Pretty Pintastic Party 08.19. It’s been a busy week. I’ve been creating a few new recipes and have begun planning our annual Girlfriends Christmas Party for the girls at church. I can’t give out any secrets right now, but I’ll share it all later. I […]

Romantic Date Night and Red Lobster Crabfest

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HungryForCrab #CollectiveBias My husband and I are huge seafood lovers. As a matter of fact, we had our very first date at Red Lobster in Macon, Georgia. It was a long time ago, but we both remember it as […]

Healthy Snack Ideas Plus 5 Ways to Stay on Track

Are you a snacker like me? If so, you’re probably always on the lookout for healthy snack ideas. Sometimes I get too busy and I forget to take breaks during my work day. Once dinner arrives, I’m ravenous. That’s not good. So, I put the ole “if you fail to plan, you plan to fail,” […]

Mississippi Mud Fondue and Fall Football Quiz

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone.#GameTimeHosting #CollectiveBias  What’s the one word that comes to mind when you think of fall? At my house, it’s FOOTBALL! We’re celebrating the return of football season with lots of good food and drink, including Mississippi Mud Fondue. […]

Grilled Ribs with Tropical Basting Sauce

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HogWildThrowdown #CollectiveBias My husband and I recently returned from a two-week vacation on a tropical island. We’re both major foodies, so we always have fun exploring local island food. Tropical flavors are favorites, and my basting sauce infuses those […]

Weekly Blog Recap and Pretty Pintastic Party 08.12

Hey there and thanks for stopping by the Pretty Pintastic Party 08.12. What have you been up to this week? Are the kids back in school? I always enjoy seeing all the 1st day of school pics in my Facebook timeline. If you’re not following me on Facebook, you can do so here. I was […]

Celebrate National S’mores Day with 25 Recipes

Happy National S’mores Day! These days, there seems to be a national day for just about everything. When I see some of the outrageous ones, I just yawn and roll my eyes a few times. But, come on, who doesn’t want to celebrate National S’mores day? I do! I do! So, I’ve rounded up over 25 […]

Fall Fashion Favorites for Kids

This post contains affiliate links. I’ll make a little coffee money (not enough to buy the coffee shop) if you click a link and buy a product. There’s no extra cost for you. Fall Fashion Favorites for Kids Are your kids ready for fall? Yes, it’s still blazing hot here in the south, but in […]