The Toasted S’more Cocktail

So this is the third cocktail for the series. I hope you loved the first two!! This one will not disappoint because it hits on all senses. Not only is it easy to look at, it packs a flavorful punch … Read More

My White & Gold Christmas Tree

I am really excited about my Christmas decoration plan this year. Everything is going to be bigger and better!! I went ahead an invested in a new tree. I wanted a 9 footer and that is exactly what I got … Read More

Apple Butter Infused Old Fashioned

You know when a drinks smells so good you want to eat it? That’s this one. Expect this cocktail to be imprinted on your brain and tastebuds. Enjoy! Servings: SingleEquipment: Cocktail glass & Beverage Shaker Ingredients:2 tablespoons apple butter2 dashes … Read More

Quick & Easy Holiday Apple Cobbler

This post is sponsored by the Holiday Baking promotion at Publix. The opinions and text are all mine. I love to cook using high quality delicious ingredients to create something special for my family.  In this post I will be … Read More

Grand Christmas Cran-Barita

This is the first recipe in my Holiday Drink series.  It is a cranberry margarita made with delicious ingredients you will love, and it looks gorgeous too! Enjoy! Servings: 8ishEquipment: Margarita glasses & Beverage Shaker Ingredients: 3 tablespoons granulated sugar2 … Read More

Scalloped Sweet Potatoes

SERVES: 6-8 INGREDIENTS:5–6 medium sweet potatoes1 teaspoon sea salt1cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter4 Tablespoons water1/4 cup pure maple syrup1 1/2 cup packed brown sugar1 teaspoon ground cinnamon1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg1/2 teaspoon ground ginger1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract2 cups pecan halvesRosemary … Read More

Thanksgiving Charcuterie Board!

Charcuterie Boards make the best appetizers because it allows guests to sample a little of everything awesome on one plate. When planning your board consider adding the following: I suggest a few specialty smoked meats, assorted cheeses, sweet and savory … Read More

Ramekin Mac and Cheese

Servings: 8 Ingredients:16 ounces Elbow Macaroni, uncooked (1 box)4 tablespoons butter2 tablespoon flour1 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon pepper1 tablespoon complete seasoning2 1/2 cups heavy cream1 cup grated Muenster cheese2 cups grated mild cheddar1 cup grated mozzarellaReserve extra cheese blended for toppingPaprika … Read More

Bundt Pan Dressing and gravy

Servings: 12-16 Ingredients: 1 large Onion, chopped4 stalks Celery, chopped4 cloves garlic, chopped1 Stick Butter1 14.5oz can Cream Of Mushroom Soup(2) 14.5 oz cans of Turkey or Chicken Stock (add more to if required to make mixture very moist 2 … Read More

Spider Web Trifle Cake

Try this super cool recipe with the kiddos to get into the Halloween spirit! I absolutely love doing ALL of the festive things with my girls because it creates memories that can never be taken from them and builds character … Read More

Custom Closet Design/Build

I learned something new this month.  That is, I am capable of building something major with my own two hands!!  Any you know what?  It feels great! Earlier this month I completely renovated my walk-in closet.  By renovate, I mean … Read More

Classic Beef Stroganoff

There is something about beef and mushrooms that makes my heart smile! This is another classic recipe I wanted to share because it does not get the credit it is due. Enjoy! Servings: 4-6 Equipment: Dutch Oven or Large Frying … Read More