Simple Retro Sunday Brunch

How to Create a Simple Retro Sunday Brunch

Thank you Malt-O-Meal® for sponsoring this post. Pick up the new Malt-O-Meal® Blueberry Muffin Toasters® at a major retailer today!! Themed Sunday Brunches! They sound fabulous, fun, and like a lot of work, am I right?! In this Pinterest-styled world, the perfect table setting or love-filled recipe can seem unattainable and a bit overwhelming. Well, I am here to tell you that they don’t have to be. I am a working mom on a tight budget, and I have to get very inventive to offer my family the kind of photo-worthy experiences I would like to. That is why I …

Holiday Wreath Charcuterie Board Tutorial

Classic Rewind: Holiday Wreath Charcuterie Board

Christmas is just 4 days away, so you are probably doing a last minute scramble to get everything prepared. If you’re looking for a fabulous, yet easy, appetizer idea for your entertaining, then check out our Holiday Wreath Charcuterie Board tutorial from last year. It is simple, beautiful, and sure to be an absolute hit! Visit the post here! And to help with the last minute holiday rush, I am giving one lucky reader the chance to win a $25 Amazon gift card. Enter below and happy holidays! a Rafflecopter giveaway Contest entrants are only eligible to win once per …

Spiced Cauliflower Tortilla Snowflake Chips

Spiced Cauliflower Tortilla Snowflake Chips

This post is sponsored by CAULIPOWER Cauliflower Tortilla but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Looking to take your entertaining game to the next level? Expert level, to be exact? Then you’re going to want to bookmark today’s post because I am elevating your hot cocoa game to new heights. With the help of CAULIPOWER Cauliflower Tortillas, I have created a chip that is sure to dazzle your holiday guests. Create a blizzard of yumminess with my Spiced Cauliflower Tortilla Snowflake Chips. Spiced Cauliflower Tortilla Snowflake Chips INGREDIENTS: 1 package of CAULIPOWER Cauliflower Tortillas ($2 OFF here!) …

Welsh Cookie Recipe + Bohemian Cakes

Quick Take: Welsh Cookies + Bohemian Winter Cakes

Ever want to get your hands on a famous bakery’s personal cookie recipes?! Well then today is your lucky day! The Cake Sisters are sharing their family’s Welsh Cookie recipe with us and offering up this gorgeous shoot featuring their bohemian cakes in today’s “Quick Take” post. Who wants a bite?! Welsh Cookies INGREDIENTS: 8 ounces Butter 1 1/2 cups Granulated Sugar 2 large Eggs 4 cups All Purpose Flour 1 teaspoon Salt 3 teaspoons Baking Powder 1/4 teaspoon Nutmeg 1/2 cup Milk 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup raisins DIRECTIONS: Soak raisins in water and set aside. Cream butter and …

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Essential Tips For Hosting The Perfect Dinner Party

Image by Element5 Digital from Pixabay Hosting a dinner party can be a huge source of anxiety. Although the experience is exciting, every decision, from the menu to the guest list, will induce stress. Whatever style of dinner party you plan, the secrets of a successful event are the same. As a host of the night, you must approach the task well prepared and with a sense of determination. All home chefs want the achievement of a successful dinner party, but earning this reward won’t come easy. Thankfully, it doesn’t have to be so difficult either. With that in mind, …

Holiday Wine & Cheese Tasting Flight

Holiday Wine & Cheese Tasting Flight

Thank you Castello Cheese for sponsoring this post. Castello Cheese makes entertaining easy with its range of flavors. Hanging out with your family during the holidays can be filled with warmth, laughter, and fun. It can also be filled with awkward moments of silence and utter boredom. After the initial excitement and hurried catching up that takes place, there can definitely be lulls in the hoopla. Let’s face it, you might not have a lot in common with most of your family members. But there are two universal forces that never fail to please… cheese and wine! So, in preparation …

Fruity PEBBLES™ Raspberry Cream Tart

Fruity PEBBLES™ Raspberry Cream Tart

Thank you PEBBLES™ Cereal for sponsoring this post. PEBBLES™ Cereal is gluten-free and a great inclusive option for your family! We all have that friend who has to stick to a gluten-free diet for medical reasons. I happen to be that friend in my group of gal pals. And let me tell you, it can be quite the challenge when it comes to celebrating special events. Party planning can often hit snags. Picking a restaurant, visiting a brewery, or even baking a cake can prove quite difficult if the birthday girl is gluten-free. Seriously, I can’t tell you how many …

Mulled Gingerbread White Wine

Mulled Gingerbread White Wine

This post is sponsored by McCormick® but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. The holidays are upon us! That means friends and family will be gathering for good food, good conversation, and good drinks. Why not add a bit of wow-factor to your holiday drinks with my twist on the traditional mulled wine? With the help of a delicious selection of McCormick® products at H-E-B, I have created a fabulous libation to elevate your seasonal gatherings. Inspired by the flavors and spices of the holiday’s most famous cookie, here’s my recipe for Mulled Gingerbread White Wine… Mulled …