Football Food – Nacho Fries

french fry nachos

You guys know I’ve been working with Alexia Foods as one of their Tastemaker bloggers, and I’ve made some delicious dishes for entertaining using their frozen waffle fries and breads. In recognition of the Super Bowl on Sunday I have one more tasty idea for you using their frozen french fries. I made these Nacho […]

Football Party Food :: 3 Recipes For Game Day

football party food

One of my favorite days of the year for get-togethers is just over a week a way – Super Bowl Sunday! I love it because it’s really casual and laid back and everyone is there just to have fun. I’m also your typical girl in that I’m only there for the food, the socializing, and […]

Citrus Bourbon Punch Recipe

bourbon punch recipe

Do you have a go-to punch recipe you like to serve a crowd during a party? I do, and this is it! I’ve been making this citrus bourbon punch for at least a decade, for our Christmas cocktail party, Halloween parties, and whatever other party requires serving a crowd. I like to make it ahead […]

Host A Game Day Beer Tasting Party

beer tasting party

Time to make plans for the Super Bowl! We finally have the teams {San Francisco vs. Baltimore} and now it’s time to get your ideas together for a Super Bowl party. I’ve worked on a lot of football party ideas this past year, from setting up a tailgating party to a delicious chili bar, all […]

Cheesy Grits Casserole

cheesy grits casserole

I’m showing my Southern roots today, BIG time, with this {oh-so} cheesy grits casserole recipe. If you’re not from the South you may be asking “what is a grit?” – basically it’s coarsely ground corn, and on their own grits are rather bland and boring, but they are also similar to tofu in that they […]

DIY Painted Window Display

diy painted window display

I’m a sucker for any type of vintage-style architectural pieces like shutters, frames, and windows, because they add such character to your home or party decor. I told you about my thrift store finds a while back that included some fantastic display “props”, one of which was a window panel that had starfish attached and […]

Hot Mulled Wine

HOT MULLED WINE recipe

On Christmas Eve I decided to try something new, thanks to my friend Coryanne who posted on facebook that she was going to make mulled wine for the holidays. I’ve never made it before – never even tasted it, but after a rave review from another friend {who doesn’t like wine – WHAT?!} who had […]