Our Elf on the Shelf Debuts with NESTLÉ DRUMSTICK® Ice Cream and a Giveaway!

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Must… Survive… Six. More. Days.

Six days left until Christmas. Dang. Must… Survive… Six ....more

Rocky Road Pie Crust Clusters

Last month when I first tried these million dollar Peanutty Pie Crust Clusters, a slew of...more

Half a Dozen Last Minute Ideas

Time is a ticking and my previous "I have it all together attitude" has turned a wee bit to "Oh my, how am I going to get it all done?!" ...more

Cranberry Sriracha Pepper Jelly

These days when I’m serving family or...more

Addicted to the pursuit of fab

I think I need to make it official. I am addicted to spoiling myself lately. After years of not wearing makeup, I have suddenly become attracted to the industry so much that there are Sephora boxes all over my floor ....more

Merry & Bright ~ Christmas Bedroom

When I was a little girl, I can remember curling up in my favorite chair...more

Peanut Butter Blossoms

If you’ve been reading here for a long while, you know that my baking tradition at Christmas revolves around Peanut Butter Blossoms. This year, of course, is no different. I’m not picky when it comes to cookies (right?), but these guys are just my all-time favorite, and I only seem to make them this time of year.I decided to try something different than my usual recipe this year because I am out of several key ingredients ....more

8 traditions i don't have for the holidays

{sorry for the sub-par, iPhone photos of our Christmas decorations} As you can see, Shawn and my Christmas decorations are anything but Pinterest-worthy. And I'm OK with that. We have a hodgepodge of stockings ....more

Marsala Pantone Color of 2015!

Marsala, a gorgeous combination...more