Whole 30 Approved Homemade Mayo

Several members of my family are living the Whole 30 lifestyle. It simply means they eat whole foods – natural, non-processed foods. So I set out to make Whole 30 Approved Homemade Mayo. Before my foray into the business of making my own mayo, I had never, ever done it before. I’ve always bought store-bought […]

Raspberry Napoleon with Vanilla Almond Sesame Spread

Thanks to Simply Sesame for supplying me with their delicious spreads. My Raspberry Napoleon and my opinions are my own.  Sometimes I love spending the afternoon in the kitchen baking and at other times I just want a quick dessert that doesn’t take long to make. Enter my Raspberry Napoleon with Vanilla Almond Sesame Spread. […]

Blue Cheese Bacon Dip Plus Homegating Party Foods

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own. #fanfoodleague Are you ready for the big game? I’ve been hosting Homegating parties for years and over time, I’ve perfected the football viewing party. You won’t find me hidden away in the kitchen. I need […]

Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party 01-13

Hey y’all! Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party 01-13! Thank goodness it’s Friday! I don’t normally like to rush a week, but this one’s been a biggie. My laptop crashed. Again. It’s only two years old. I spent yesterday morning at the Genius Bar at the Apple store in Charlotte. They did retrieve some beloved […]

5 Meal Planning Tips and Spinach Salad with Pecans

This shop, 5 Meal Planning Tips, has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LeanCuisine #CollectiveBias One of my goals for the new year is to become efficient in meal planning. As a busy, on-the-go woman, meal planning is a must for me. A few days ago, I worked […]

Why Me-Time is Important for Moms

There’s nothing like becoming a mom to help you reassess your place in the world and your attitude towards life. It’s probably fair to say that many of us are pretty self-centered throughout our teens. Of course, we love and care for the people close to us, but if we’re being honest, many people put […]

Weekly Blog Recap and Pretty Pintastic Party 138

How’s 2017 going so far? Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party 138! In case you missed a blog post this week, here’s what I’ve been up to. I enjoyed looking back at 2016 to see my top 10 most viewed blog posts. These are the posts that you enjoyed the most. Number 1 was a […]

AD Homemade Guacamole for Football Playoff Party

This post is written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PlayoffPicks #CollectiveBias It’s that time of the year again. The football playoffs are right around the corner and I’m a […]

Real Ways to Save Money on a Tight Budget

I don’t know about you, but sometimes I find a financial planning sight on the web and get dizzy within the first few minutes. I mean, really, who writes that stuff? Why don’t they write in everyday language that the average person can understand? Why don’t they show us real ways to save money on […]

Top 10 Most Viewed Blog Posts of 2016

Happy New Year and welcome to 2017! Looking back at the top 10 most viewed blog posts of 2016 was fun and full of surprises. Don’t forget to read my farewell to 2016. It’s more about my personal life. 2016 was an awesome year for An Alli Event. My page views quadrupled. Yippee! And I’m […]