Holidays, May Celebrations

My calendar says April 23… Is that right??? How can it be April 23!!! May is always a busy month, with the end of school, the approach of summer, parties, dance recitals and graduations… I am planning now so I can be ready for all the festivities, and have been looking over these holidays in … Continue reading

Party Panache, Confetti Birthday Bundt

We celebrated a very special birthday over the weekend     Charlie Brown turned 2!     He was very enthusiastic about it!     And LOVED his birthday cake!       I wanted to keep things fairly simple for his 2 year old taste buds     Party Rainbow Chip Cake Mix doctored … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Travelin’ Sausage Omelet Rolls

  When family comes to the coast for a weekend visit, they leave early on Sunday to get home, unpack and be ready for school and work on Monday     We celebrated Easter and a birthday on Friday and Saturday, and after an early egg hunt on Sunday  {very serious business, egg hunts…}   … Continue reading

Holidays, Happy Easter!

  Happy Easter!!     We’ve been hopping around with our 2 smallest bunnies this weekend     With a lot of great food coming off the grill and out of the kitchen     Many of these recipes will be coming up on the blog soon But right now, we’ve got eggs to find! … Continue reading

The Organized Life, Chicken Pot Pie Enchiladas

To keep ahead of chaos for holiday weekends, a big casserole, a one dish meal that can be made in advance, is my go to meal. My group often arrives at different times so it can be ready when they are   Enchiladas are not only my family’s favorite, they are quick and easy to … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Coconut Moussé with Bunny Ear Brittle

Bunny alert!     This dessert is so easy to make, so much fun to serve, and has infinite possibilities for variation     Just 4 ingredients: Jello instant pudding mix, Cool Whip whipped topping, milk, extract     Stir the milk into the pudding mix, add extract and fold in topping.  That’s it!   … Continue reading

Holidays, Easter Buffet Station & Coconut Pancakes

    I love to make things festive for holidays, and have been busy getting out carrots and bunnies     Pulling out seasonal decor can be a lot like getting a present, you open a box and there is that special something you totally forgot you had  😂       Like these carrots … Continue reading

Party Panache, Garden Party

  Let’s throw a little Garden Party today     With a Polka Dot Birdhouse     And Lunch in the Garden     Or on the porch     We can start out with a Carrot Dip Garden     Then we can nosh on Garden Tramenzzini     And a Mini Smorgastorta   … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Pimiento Cheese & Bacon Puff Pastry Eggs

  I’m sure you’ve heard the old adage, “Southerners will fry anything”     Yep, even pimiento cheese!  Whaaaaat!!  These Pimiento Cheese Fritters are one of my favorites at a local marina   TDF…{to die for} The balls of pimiento cheese are rolled in panko, fried, and drizzled with a heavenly sweet and spicy mustard … Continue reading

The Organized Life, April Paint Bucket

April showers, Easter eggs and Spring in Bloom, April is such a happy month     Flavor of the month for April is Coconut When I was debating what this month’s flavor should be, I searched for coconut recipes on Pinterest and was amazed at the variety of recipes I found! I can’t wait to … Continue reading

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