Shrimp Fra Diavolo

Since my husband and I can’t make it to Italy for Valentine’s Day, I’ve got the next best thing planned. I’m bringing Tuscany to my table and the entree will be Shrimp Fra Diavolo. Fra Diavolo means “Brother Devil” in Italian because the sauce is spicy. If you don’t like spice, just leave the crushed […]

Mother of the Bride Dresses & DIY Sunday Showcase 02.07

Hey! It’s Saturday and I’m up early browsing mother-of-the-bride dresses on the web. My daughter’s wedding is a little over 3 months away and I haven’t found my dress yet. Yikes!! I’ve been looking for almost an entire year. So I thought I’d call this one Mother of the Bride Dresses & DIY Sunday Showcase […]

Blog Recap & Pretty Pintastic Party 02.05

Welcome to my Blog Recap & Pretty Pintastic Party 02.05! Are you ready for the Super Bowl? I am and I do hope my Carolina Panthers win because I sure don’t relish hearing my sister rub it in if her Denver Broncos become the Super Bowl Champs! Speaking of the big game, if you don’t […]

How to Throw a Party While on a Budget

If money weren’t an issue, throwing a party would always be fun. Whether you’re planning an event for a birthday party, anniversary, holiday or something more formal, chances are that money is an issue. You can’t spend more than you can afford, but how can you throw a fun party when you’re on a tight […]

3 Unique Diet Coke Bottle Centerpieces

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #UniquelyMine #CollectiveBias Have you heard the news?  I’m in love! I’m in love with Coca-Cola’s newly packaged Diet Coke bottles! Coca-Cola and I have a few things in common.  We were both born in the great state of Georgia. […]

Best Super Bowl Party Foods

In case you’ve been hiding under a rock or you hate football, you should know by now that my favorite team, the Carolina Panthers, are Super Bowl Bound! I want to get up and dab’ a bit just thinking about it. But right now I’m sharing a huge collection of my Best Super Bowl Party […]

DIY Sunday Showcase 01.31

Welcome to the DIY Sunday Showcase 01.31! No way! It can’t be the end of January . . . already. But, hey, that’s OK – I’m more than ready for spring. My absolute favorite seasons are spring and summer. So I trudge through winter knowing that spring is on the way. Then I make a […]

Blog Recap & Pretty Pintastic Party 1.29

Welcome to my weekly Blog Recap & Pretty Pintastic Party 1.29! Are you staying warm and cozy? And, am I the only one dreaming of spring? Last Friday, I shared the all NEW Lean Cuisine meals. This ain’t your mama’s Lean Cuisine! The Risotto is amazing and the Mac & Cheese – yum! You can […]

Venta Airwasher Aromatherapy

Thanks to Venta Airwasher for supplying me with their exclusively formulated essential oils for review. All opinions are my own.  In December, I received a Venta Airwasher for review. You can read about it here! I’m thrilled to report that my family and I are continuing to enjoy our humidifier/purifier. I can relax knowing that […]

5 Tips for Ordering Furniture Online

Online shopping is my favorite way to shop and I shop online way more often than I shop in brick and mortar buildings.  I’ve ordered everything from toys to curtains to sofas and even my king-size mattress. Over the years, I’ve learned a few things about ordering online and I want to help you with […]