Sweet Tea Syrup


With the warmer weather finally making it's way to our neck of the woods, I've found that sometimes I want something a little more than plain old water.  Don't get me wrong, I drink tons of that daily, but sometimes you want a sweet treat, ya know?  One of my favorite spring and summer time drinks to enjoy is sweet tea.  And just because some people like theirs sweeter than others, I've got the … [Read more...]

The Gathering of Friends Ebook Giveaway


I'm thrilled to share an awesome giveaway with all of you today.  I'll be the first to admit, most of my recipes nowadays are either tried and true family favorites or new recipes that I stumble across on Pinterest.  Another of my latest go-to sources are the new Gathering of Friends Cookbooks.  I've got two hard copies including this one: And I absolute LOVE the recipes and pictures.  I'm a … [Read more...]

Going Gluten Free with Pillsbury


I’m so excited to partner with Pillsbury in this sponsored post and share with you their awesome {and delicious} gluten free products! I've tried {honestly I have} lately to buy more gluten free and organic products for my family.  I consider a shopping trip very successful when most of the products I purchase are fresh, wholesome, and grown from the ground. But, sometimes a mom just wants some … [Read more...]

18 Holiday Sweets & Treats

'Tis the season of overindulgence, fa la la la la, la la, la la! And boy oh boy - do you guys have it nailed! Pretty sure that I gained 10 pounds just reading through last week's features! Jill has rounded up 18 sweet treats, perfect for all of those upcoming holiday parties. As always, please pin from the original source! Red Velvet Christmas Cupcakes from Dieter's Downfall Oatmeal … [Read more...]

Loving the Holiday Cheer


I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and Coffee-mate. We were fortunate enough to travel to Ohio this past week for Thanksgiving to spend time with my side of the family including my parents and grandparents.  I was so happy that my sons got the chance to spend that precious … [Read more...]