DIY :: Make Your Own Bottle Label “Necklaces”

bottle labels diy

One of my favorite ways to get inspired is to simply walk the aisles of the craft store, especially the novelty scrapbook section. There’s such an array of items that lend themselves perfectly to diy entertaining projects. My bottle label ‘necklaces’ is one such project that I’m particularly proud of and that can be used […]

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 […]

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 […]