Weekly Blog Recap and Pretty Pintastic Party 163

Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party 163! Preparation is under way for our 4th of July celebration. Our church will host our annual 4th of July party with live music, good food, fun activities for the kids and an amazing grand finale fireworks show. It’s one way that we give back to the community. I’ve been […]

How to Make Delicious and Easy Smooth Creme Caramel

Please extend a big welcome to guest blogger, Claire. She blogs over at Sumo Chef and she has stopped by to share her Smooth Creme Caramel. Doesn’t it look delicious?  There will ALWAYS be room for dessert. And what’s one dessert that’s easy to make but goes beyond the usual cake or cookies? A delicious […]

How to Make Amazing Red Velvet Cupcakes

This post, Amazing Red Velvet Cupcakes, is part of a Movie Monday blog hop. Be sure and visit the other blogs listed at the end of the post for more wedding movie inspiration.  What do Red Velvet Cupcakes have to do with movies? I’ll give you a hint. This month’s movie blog hop is celebrating […]

Weekly Wrap Up and Pretty Pintastic Party 06-23

Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party 06-23! It’s rained almost all week long and since I get to read a book before it’s launched and write a review, I took advantage of a dark, rainy afternoon. I was just going to start the book, but I couldn’t put it down. I read the whole thing […]

Coastal Tablescape For Two In Shades of Blue

This post, Coastal Tablescape for Two, is part of a summer tablescape blog hop. Be sure and visit the other blogs listed at the end of the post for more inspiration.  Spending time along the seashore is my favorite place to be during the summer. The sound of the waves crashing on the shore always […]

How to Make Delicious Blackberry Glazed Grilled Ribs

This shop, Blackberry Glazed Grilled Ribs, has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GetGrillingAmerica #CollectiveBias I love a good party, especially a birthday party and there’s a big one on the horizon. I’m not talking about my birthday in August. It’s not really a biggie since I’ll […]

5 Easy Tips for Growing Lemon Trees

For me, summertime is about fresh produce, berries and using lemons in everything! I use lemons in salad dressings, cakes, squeezing over a chicken dinner, and even cleaning my house! Lemons are very versatile and add a delicious brightness to any dish. Lemons are not that hard to grow on your own. Wouldn’t it be great […]

Weekly Blog Recap and Pretty Pintastic Party 06-16

Welcome to the weekly blog recap and Pretty Pintastic Party 06-16! Can you believe July is right around the corner? I don’t know about you, but I want time to slow down . . . just a little bit. In case you missed something this week, I’ve got a little recap of everything that’s been happening lately. […]

19 Shrimp Recipes Including Paleo and Coconut Rum

 I’m such a shrimp lover! I need to add this to my list of reasons I should live at the beach. Fresh seafood is the best and shrimp is one of my faves when it comes to shellfish. That’s why I’m sharing 19 Shrimp Recipes you need to try ASAP. Unless you have access to […]

How to Have Beautiful Flower Filled Window Boxes

Spring and summer are my favorite seasons. The birds are singing and the flowers are in full bloom. During this time of the year, there’s no place I’d rather be than in my garden. I love puttering around in my flower garden. I also like to have big, fat pots full of flowers on my front […]