SunChips “Walking Tacos”

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What’s your Halloween pre-trick -or-treat supper? Our tradition has always been to order pizza early, before going out at around 6:00 or 6:30. However, I just found a new alternative that’s delicious and imparts that playful touch that Halloween is known for – SunChips Walking Tacos. We gave these a try this weekend and the […]

Football Party Ideas & Recipes

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With football season in full swing I wanted to let you know about all the posts and recipes I’ve been sharing on Homes.com. I was thrilled to work with them on this Tailgate Fever project and MAY have gained a few extra pounds while making all these dishes {time to work it out}. You can […]

Setting Up A Tailgate Party

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Football season is in full swing and every Saturday I see friends posting on Facebook, pictures of their tailgating fun. Being from North Carolina originally, college sports is a BIG deal with teams like Duke, UNC, NC State, and my Alma Mater, ECU. I wish we had more opportunities to go to some of the […]

Host A Beer Tasting Party With A Twist

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I’ve got a UNIQUE idea for you beer lovers out there, that’s perfect for a mans birthday, a casual weekend gathering, or fun football or tailgate party ‘activity’. With the popularity of flavored beers I thought it would be fun to set up your own Beer Flavoring bar so guests could mix their own. The idea […]

Sweet & Salty Snack Mix Recipe

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Okay Tailgating fans, as I mentioned last week I’ve teamed up with Homes.com to produce a series of articles & recipes that will help make tailgating on the road or “home-gating” more fun. This week I’m talking about everyone’s favorite – dessert! I have a yummy Sweet Trail mix recipe to share with you here, […]

Ideas For Tailgating

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Today is the first of a series of contributions for Homes.com.  With tailgate season upon us I’ve teamed up with Homes.com to provide lots of tips and recipes for the ‘season’.  So why not host an at-home tailgate party for you and the family or friends.  You can set it up outside or inside for […]

Set Up A Chili Bar + All-Purpose Chili Recipe!

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Today I’m sharing an idea that you can use for Fall or Winter entertaining, as well as a timely idea for Super Bowl & other Football gatherings. I thought, ‘what could be more hearty, manly, and versatile than a chili bar?’ I didn’t want to do a chili tasting or cook-off because I think most […]