Fearless Friday, Candy Cane Party

  Guess what? It snowed Wednesday night!         In Alabama In November!!!! 😱     I’m a little freaked out… Let’s think about something happy… Like a Candy Cane Party!  🍭 I know we’ve all got turkey on our minds, but it doesn’t hurt to anticipate the December holidays!       … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Rustic & Gold Friendsgiving

In the US, Thanksgiving is a very special holiday, full of family traditions… It’s all about the food and the table! Have you planned your menu and set your table? Our menu is still in the planning stage, but I have set the table for Celebrate & Decorate’s Thanksgiving Tablescape Blog Hop!     Even … Continue reading

Party Panache, National Bundt Cake Day

Tomorrow is National Bundt {Cake} Day, and with these easy recipes you can still whip one up in time to celebrate!   Hot Buttered Rum Roll Cake     I love love to make Bundt cakes, you know why? Shhhh… they are sooo easy!         Today I want to share some of … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Brussels, Bacon, Pretzel Panzella Salad

  Looking for something different for dinner or a unique side dish for Thanksgiving or the holidays?         This dish is packed with so many contrasting flavors and textures your tastebuds will sing!         A traditional panzella salad is made with crusty bread, and it soaks up the dressing … Continue reading

Bless Your Heart Holiday Giveaway!

  In the South, when someone says, “Bless your heart,” it can mean a variety of things… It can be used as a sincere expression of sympathy or genuine concern But it often is used as a substitute for what one’s really thinking… {That dress is so ugly it could turn milk sour} “Bless your … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Turkey Vase, and Fall Bottle Crafts

  Ready for some Fall fun today? This is especially for my Fearless Friday friends who think they can’t paint       You CAN do this!!         I save empty bottles, they are great for crafts, and I also had an inexpensive glass vase from the florist which I chose for … Continue reading

Party Panache, Pumpkin Butternut Squash Holiday Queso Dip

  You won’t believe how easy this showstopper dip is!         Plus, it’s full of festive holiday flavors to delight everyone’s tastebuds, even non veggie eaters! If you don’t tell them, they’ll never guess there are healthy roasted vegetables under all that cheese!         Butternut squash, pumpkin, onion, cheese … Continue reading

Home Decor, Thanksgiving Vignettes

  I had a lot of fun last weekend playing with fall decor and crafting I’m going to be quiet today and just let you look around…                               Tomorrow we’ll dive into this unbelievable Butternut Pumpkin Queso         … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Holiday Cranberry Flatbread made with leftovers!

I spent a relaxing weekend at the beach house, {and yes my toothache was totally caused by stress} and had a lot of fun playing in the kitchen, doing fall projects, swimming, reading, and being totally free of schedules…         One of the meals I enjoyed was a flatbread created with Thanksgiving … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Kitchen Tips for Holiday Ease!

When my calendar says November, my thoughts immediately go to holiday menus and planning Today I want to share some tips that might make your holidays easier or better! If you are cooking more things than you have room for in your oven, here is a handy way to get everything done and hot at … Continue reading