Decadent Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Bread Pudding

Sometimes, you’ve just got to indulge. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Bread Pudding is reserved for special occasions. Is shaving my legs a special occasion? During the winter, it is! Get ready to dig in! This recipe is perfect for when you need an over-the-top dessert. Or, if you’re hosting a holiday brunch, you need to serve […]

The Good, Bad and Ugly of Having a Viral Video

My first Facebook recipe video is viral (without boosting)! I’m pinching myself. Within the first few days, it’s been seen by more than 20 million people – organically. Hundreds of thousands have shared it and commented and my FB page has exploded with new growth. I have a viral video. Yippee! I’m jumping with joy and […]

Pretty Pintastic Party 175 and a Crazy Week for Me

It’s been a crazy week. Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party 175! Y’all, my first ever food video I published on FB went crazy viral this week and crashed my website. I’m so glad it’s back up and running. So far, I’ve received 15 Million views on Facebook! Yes, 15 million. I’m pinching myself and […]

How to Make Creamy Taffy Apple Dip

How to Make Creamy Taffy Apple Dip is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks/Rubbermaid®. All opinions are my own. #StoredBrilliantly It’s almost fall, y’all (I love saying that!) and I’m such a seasonal snacker! For instance, I rarely eat ice cream when it’s freezing outside. Thanksgiving is pretty much the only time I eat pumpkin pie. Fall […]

Pretty Pintastic Party 174 Plus Blog Recap

Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party 174! This is one crazy week! Hurricane Irma really packed a punch. Here in South Carolina, we experienced high winds, rain and power outages. My family in Middle GA had it much worse. My niece is still without power and my friend’s entire pecan orchard was uprooted. The trees […]

How to Make Mom’s Amazing Southern Fried Chicken

When it comes to southern fried chicken, my mom is a legend. Over the years, I’ve seen family members scarf down up to seven pieces of her southern fried chicken. I pinkie swear! Yes, it’s that good. The first time my husband tasted my mom’s southern fried chicken, he was hooked – on me and […]

How to Make Comforting and Versatile Vegetable Soup

Can you hear it? It’s the sound of fall calling out for Versatile Vegetable Soup. Soup season is here! For me, one of the best things about fall and winter is soup. The best thing about Versatile Vegetable Soup is that it’s versatile! Duh! You can add your favorite veggies and leave out the ones […]

How to Have the Perfect Tea Time With the Perfect Tea

How to Have the Perfect Tea Time is a sponsored post for Adagio Teas. All opinions, as always, are mine. It’s tea time! For me, fall and winter are the perfect seasons for a tea party. During the summer, I’m all about that iced tea. Once the brisk, fall days arrive, I’m ready for some […]

7 Best Grilling Recipes in My World

Labor Day is almost here and we’re planning our last trip to the beach. Here in South Carolina, summer is still going strong. Hey, we grill steaks on Christmas Day! Don’t judge! These 7 Best Grilling Recipes are family favorites and are fail proof. Just follow the simple directions and you’re good to go! Grilled […]

Pretty Pintastic Party 172 and Weekly Recap

It’s Friday! Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party 172! What have you been up this week? As you know, my daughter, Rebekah, has joined the team here at An Alli Event! Her first article, a review of Legoland, is live. My Cranberry Apple Coffee Cake is amazing and I shared the recipe this past week. I […]