5 Reasons Why I Love My Kindle the Best

This post, 5 Reasons Why I Love My Kindle, has affiliate links. If you click on a link to make a purchase, I’ll receive a little commission at no extra cost to you. Thanks for supporting the companies who support me. I’m the one! The one who scoffed when Amazon released its first Kindle. The one […]

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 Create a Stunning No-Cost Autumn Tablescape

How to Create a Stunning No-Cost Autumn Tablescape is part of a Fall Tablescape Blog Hop. Be sure and visit the other blogs listed at the end of the post for more inspiration.  Visiting my favorite stores for fall decor inspiration is so much fun! This time around, I decided I’ll create a no-cost autumn […]

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 […]

Pretty Pintastic Party 173 And Prayers for Hurricane Victims

Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party 173! My heart is breaking for all those affected by Hurricane Harvey and Irma. St. Maarten is one of my favorite islands to visit and seeing the devastation to the airport and reading about the death toll tugs at my heart and brings me to my knees in prayer. […]

15 Fall Button Crafts You Will Love to Create

I’m always a little sad to see summer disappear. It’s my favorite time of the year. Then fall arrives with a little bit of chill in the air and I’m full on into fall crafts and pumpkin spice everything. Speaking of crafts, these 15 Fall Button Crafts will have you rounding up all your extra […]

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 […]