Apple-Pumpkin Spice Cocktail

apple-pumpkin spice cocktail

I’ve said time and time again that Fall is my favorite time of the year. Not only is the weather invigorating, but the flavors of Fall are some of the best – pumpkins, apples, cinnamon, yams, etc. With that in mind I was thrilled to taste the new Pumpkin Spice flavor by Kahlua, and create […]

Sugar & Spice Cupcakes

sugar and spice cupcakes

Do you ever wonder, “what will my kids remember about their childhood when they’re all grown up”? When I think back about mine, I always remember the simple things like being tickled by my dad until I couldn’t breathe, playing in the woods and fields that surrounded my childhood home in the country, and lots […]

Spanakopita Appetizer Cups

spanakopita cups

If you’re a fan of the Greek pastry spanakopita, I have a modern appetizer idea for you. I love those little triangles that are often served at cocktail parties but the thought of working with layers and layers of phyllo sheets is daunting. I do, however, LOVE to use the little filo cups that are […]

Organize The Pantry With This Tip

moms pantry tip

Happy Halloween! Are you moms getting ready for trick or treating tonight? My kids are so excited – they put Halloween up there with Christmas because of all the candy. Speaking of Christmas, I’ve been working behind the scenes on some holiday projects this week, and can’t wait to share them, but for now I […]

Mini Pies A La Mode

mini pies a la mode

What’s better than the smell of fresh baked pie in the Fall? Only the TASTE of fresh baked pie in the Fall! I will take pie over cake almost any day of the week, but making a whole pie isn’t very good for my waistline. Let’s face it – the kids are at school, half […]

Cheesy Chili Recipe With Bread “Broomsticks”

cheesy chili recipe

What’s the perfect food to serve on a cool Autumn night? Chili of course! And when you’re feeding a group of hungry witches at your “witches night in” party, this is the perfect recipe to reach for. I found this cheesy chili recipe in a recent magazine and adapted it to fit my needs. It’s […]

Halloween Party :: A Witches Night In!

halloween witches night in party

WHAT’S UP WITCHES!!! I have a fun Halloween girls night theme for you today…. in fact, I think I’m the self proclaimed “blogger specializing in ladies nights themes” because I’ve created so many shoots based on this ritual {I’m a BIG believer in staying connected to girl friends in this way}. I put together this […]