Bacon & Cheese Muffin Recipe

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I recently shared these over at my girl Jen's....but in case you haven't clicked over there I wanted to share them here too. These muffins...oh my. Grab your coffee, cut up an orange...and warm up one of these Bacon Cheese muffins...done and done. If you are feeling extra naughty you could drizzle a tiny bit of warm maple syrup on the … [Read more...]

Spring Treats featuring Washi Tape by DuckBrand®

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Duck Brand for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Anything gingham makes me happy. Gingham wrapping paper, fabric, paper…and this super sweet Washi tape by Duck Brand Craft Tapes. They sent me a package to try out and I love it! Quick question….does anyone call is Wasabi tape? That is how … [Read more...]

Make a Wish Lantern on New Year’s Eve

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On Thanksgiving evening this year I pulled out some of these sky lanterns that I had purchased on Amazon. The kids had fun writing a wish on the lantern with a sharpie before we lit them up in the air. This was the first time I had used a sky lantern…and I wanted to share with you some tips in case you would like to send a wish up on New Years….By … [Read more...]

Quickly Iron a Large Tablecloth

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Hey yall! Happy Friday! This post is off the charts exciting....like sit down....grab a towel to bite...and just brace yourself. How to iron a tablecloth. I know right!?! But...if you are needing to iron a big tablecloth...like maybe for a holiday party or dinner....you may want to read this post...for real this works....and you will feel so … [Read more...]

DIY photo booth using your dslr camera

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My dad takes pictures….and he has hundreds of thousands to prove it. Every holiday…every occasion…he has his camera out and ready to go. This DIY photo booth is a spin off of the tradition of taking family pictures at the holidays. So I thought… the entertaining season upon us…and family and friends coming in and out of our house….this would be a … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Playlist (Music for Thanksgiving)

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Good music will set the mood for any great together. I have been compiling a little list of songs that are great to listen to in  the background for your Thanksgiving celebrating. I use Spotify….(which I loooovvveeee). You can make an account and just click follow and my Clever Thanksgiving playlist will show up on your account too. It is a really … [Read more...]

Easy Thanksgiving Tablescape & A Thanksgiving Favor

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Target has provided some pictures in this blog post and I have been compensated for my review; as always thoughts, projects and ideas are my own. You know how every year I like to give my family a parting favor on Thanksgiving. Last year I gave them some dry dip recipe…another year I gave some sugared almonds…and cinnamon butter (this post is … [Read more...]

Pinning now: Perfect Dinner Party Inspiration

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Hey the weekend is here! I know that sometimes on the weekend you may have a bit more time to gather inspiration on Pinterest. So I wanted to pop in and share with you a few new boards I recently started. Tis the season for entertaining...so I created a Dinner Party Inspiration board.  I would love for you to come over and take a peek and start … [Read more...]

25 things to do now (Thanksgiving Prep List)

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The holidays seem to fly up and hit us in the rear sometimes….for real. I like to get a jumpstart on as many things as I can to make the whole season a whole bunch more enjoyable. Here are a few things that you can do now….so that you can enjoy your Thanksgiving too. (this list is mainly for people who will be hosting the big meal…but hopefully you … [Read more...]

Queso Dip Recipe

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Ohhhhh it's almost the weekend:) Here is the perfect thing to make for your happy hour..... Yes….it is fake cheese…but it is the best “cheese” to use for dips because it actually melts and remains creamy. This dip is really great to take to tailgates too because if you leave it in a little crock on low it will be good for hours. Dip veggies in … [Read more...]