Posted by / 31 October 2016 /

Halloween 2016

Halloween 2016 Halloween 2016

Our community of neighbors loves to celebrate and decorate for the holidays.  Our local Wine Bar has an annual Halloween costume party that ...

Posted by / 26 October 2016 / ,

October Reads

October Reads October Reads

So many good books this month!  I only post about books I love and feel good about recommending. I don't get any charge out of being cri...

Posted by / 24 October 2016 /

Homemade Cough Syrup

Homemade Cough Syrup Homemade Cough Syrup

Last week I wasn't feeling like myself, I was tired, and achy, with a nagging cough and a sore throat (probably due to all the coughing....

Posted by / 23 October 2016 / , ,

Shaved Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Pizza #SundaySupper

Shaved Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Pizza #SundaySupper Shaved Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Pizza #SundaySupper

It's National Pizza Month! I don't know what we did before pizza came into our lives.  It is such a staple of our family, and we r...

Posted by / 21 October 2016 /

Front Porch is Halloween Ready!

Front Porch is Halloween Ready! Front Porch is Halloween Ready!

One of my distinct personal pleasures is getting the front porch on my home ready for fall.  We love our front porch and use it as much as w...

Posted by / 19 October 2016 /

Swapoween Reveal Party

Swapoween Reveal Party Swapoween Reveal Party

I joined up with fun Swap party this fall when I read about it on a friend's blog.  I love swaps and love to participate in them when I ...

Posted by / 17 October 2016 /

Halloween Snacks

Halloween Snacks Halloween Snacks

I love the wide variety of fun food that is served up over Halloween.   Candy Corn Martinis  and  Hot Dog Ghouls  are two fun Halloween f...

Posted by / 16 October 2016 / , , ,

Boo! Corn #PopcornBoxParty2016

Boo! Corn  #PopcornBoxParty2016 Boo! Corn #PopcornBoxParty2016

I love popcorn.  It is my go-to snack. I wanted to create a easy treat that would feel special but nutritious for snacking, and I knew it wo...

Posted by / 15 October 2016 /

Project Beautiful's #ColorOurWorld Orange!

Project Beautiful's #ColorOurWorld Orange! Project Beautiful's #ColorOurWorld Orange!

This is the second month for our #ColorOurWorld round-up but we have a new sponsor!  Say hello to Project Beautiful, a group of bloggers who...

Posted by / 14 October 2016 /

Simply Divine Chocolate Martini #Choctoberfest

Simply Divine Chocolate Martini #Choctoberfest Simply Divine Chocolate Martini #Choctoberfest

To celebrate #Choctoberfest in the grandest of fashions, come and join me in my backyard for a Simply Divine Chocolate Martini.  You will lo...

Posted by / 11 October 2016 / ,

Simply Divine Chocolate Bundt Cake #Choctoberfest

Simply Divine Chocolate Bundt Cake #Choctoberfest Simply Divine Chocolate Bundt Cake #Choctoberfest

Last month I gave you all my tips for making your boxed cake mix taste like homemade.  We are going to put many of those to the test today w...

Posted by / 10 October 2016 /

Chocolate Banana Pops #SRC

Chocolate Banana Pops  #SRC Chocolate Banana Pops #SRC

This month for the Secret Recipe Club I was assigned to the blog, Well Dined , which I totally loved visiting.  So many recipes, so little ...

It's #Choctoberfest !

It's #Choctoberfest ! It's #Choctoberfest !

It's my favorite day of the year... because it is the first day of #Choctoberfest 2016! #Choctoberfest is a virtual event put...

Posted by / 09 October 2016 /

Knit Hat Giveaway!

Knit Hat Giveaway! Knit Hat Giveaway!

There is nothing like a handmade, knit hat as a gift for Christmas, or as a gift to yourself!  Evelyne Nemcsok has written the most precious...

Posted by / 07 October 2016 /

Halloween Bliss

Halloween Bliss Halloween Bliss

Halloween is fast approaching and you will want to see this cute party I put together with the help of my friends at Oriental Trading!  I am...



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