What to Wear :: Sleeveless Coats

sleeveless coats

Happy Halloween! I’m doing a little “fashion Friday” today because I want to share one of my favorite looks for Fall – the sleeveless coat! I’ve been obsesses with this trend ever since I saw this one last year. I kind of kick myself every time I think about not buying it because it’s the coolest […]

A Halloween Witchy Birthday Party {guest feature}

witch Halloween party

It may be too late to plan a Halloween party at this point, but you will certainly want to Pin this one for next year’s inspiration. This little witches Halloween party was sent in by Inner Circle Photography and was actually a birthday party. It can be hard to plan birthdays around seasonal holidays, but […]

Pumpkin Carving Party

pumpkin carving party

The time has come to share my Grumpy Cat themed pumpkin carving party that I did for Friskies and Pet Smart. All month I’ve posted some easy DIY’s that I used in the party, and today you can see how I pulled it all together. The inspiration was this FREE Grumpy Cat carving stencil which we used to […]

14 Fall Soup Recipes

fall soup recipes

Have you started making soup yet? It’s one of the first things we do to transition into Fall – make a big pot of soup or chili in the slow cooker, and eat on it for a couple of days. Although I have my classic stand-by’s like fiesta chili or turkey vegetable soup, I love adding […]

Easy Cheeseburger Bake

burger bake

I love one dish meals in the fall and winter. They’re comfort food for me, not to mention they make dinner prep easier while juggling schedules for school and activities. Last month I shared one of my new favorites, sausage-egg bake, as part of my partnership with Betty Crocker’s Bisquick, and today I have another […]

Pumpkin Ice Cream & Doughnut Dessert

pumpkin ice cream and doughnut dessert

I’m in the midst of pumpkin spice heaven. You know it happens every year at this time – pumpkin flavor takes over everything from cakes, to cookies, to pies, to coffee…the list goes on… Since I love it as much as everyone else does, I decided to put together this pumpkin ice cream-pumpkin doughnut dessert […]

Halloween Party Snack Mix :: “Kitty Kibble”

Halloween snack mix

Are you ready to see another fun idea for my Grumpy Cat themed pumpkin carving party? As you know I’ve teamed up with Friskies and Pet Smart to share party ideas featuring that adorable little Grumpy Cat, and using the FREE printable carving stencil. You can see the previous diy’s here and here. While I’ve […]

Pink Party Ideas

pink party ideas

Everyone knows that October is breast cancer awareness month, and that Pink Parties are encouraged as a way to raise money and/or awareness. I was honored to work with Estroven again this year {see last years Pink party here}, to create a Sleep Pink party that’s loaded with ideas, diy’s, and recipes. I worked on […]

3 Quick & Easy Appetizers for Entertaining

3 easy appetizers

On Wednesday I showed you all the fun from my happy hour wine tasting with the girls, where we sipped, snacked, and socialized! Today I’m giving you the recipes for the easy and delicious appetizers I served. When you’re looking for quick and simple party food that’s full of flavor, look no further! These dishes […]

Wine Tasting Happy Hour with the Girls

wine tasting happy hour

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sonoma-Cutrer Vineyards for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I love my job and some days I love it even more, like when I get to invite a few girl friends over for a wine sampling happy hour! I recently worked with Sonoma-Cutrer vineyards to […]