Fresh Garlic Guacamole

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Readers who have been following MADMEN :Did ya watch the last episode of  Madmen? I thought that the ending was really good way to finish the whole story. I think that it's hard for  a show's producer to end it the way that everybody wants it to end. Regardless of how we said goodbye....I want to see more.  Don...doing yoga at a retreat on the … [Read more...]

Bacon Wrapped Fries

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Fabulous spring summer weekend here!. Our neighborhood had an art festival on Saturday and Sunday. Saturday got rained out a little bit but Sunday was beautiful for the most part. We worked outside a little bit. Had a nice relaxing weekend. I'm thinking of doing a container garden. Anybody have any luck with those? What would you suggest? I was … [Read more...]

3 ingredient Chicken Tenders

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  I hope yall had a fabulous Mother's Day! We had a great time celebrating the day with brunch at our house. It was a beautiful day. If you follow me on instagram...you saw that we have officially started to walk Stella again. We were having such a hard time with her the past few months on her walks. She is a perfect puppy...until you would … [Read more...]

Tomato Mozzarella Panini Sandwich

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What a beautiful Derby weekend here! We had a great time hanging out with a few friends and neighbors…and watched the ponies at home. I came up with a few fun games to watch in between the races…I will share that soon:) Hope your weekend was restful and fun:) I cannot get over that it is already the first week of May. We only have 2 weeks left of … [Read more...]

One Pot Chinese Chicken Recipe

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Hey all! It is Derby week here in the bluegrass…and the sun is going to shine the ENTIRE week! Can I get a whoop whoop!!?? I have missed you sunshine:) We don’t have any big plans…other than to watch the races and eat/drink. Our neighborhood will be all a buzz…so we will most likely be spending a lot of time on the front porch:) I wanted to share … [Read more...]

Soft Pretzel dip snack bar

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Hey yall....hope you are having a productive week. I have been getting my creative juices out....I listed a few new things in my etsy shop. Go take a peek today....they are perfect for teacher gifts or Mother's day:) I spent a lot of my childhood in a suburb of Philadelphia. Both of my parents and grandparents were born in Philadelphia as was my … [Read more...]

Derby Pie Cookie Bar Recipe

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Hey yall! Hope you had a great weekend. We had glorious weather...so we made the best of it and did some gardening and cleaned out the garage. Nice to get some things done:) I am getting ready to go through some of the creative ideas that were linked up last week. I will share some favorites tomorrow. This time of year in the Bluegrass all we … [Read more...]

Salted Caramel Iced Latte

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Hey yall! Friday!!! Whooot!! We have big plans to clean out our garage this weekend....now don't be gettin jealous now.....Hopefully with a little fun sprinkled in there too:) I am so pumped about today's post....so let's get to it! My friends at NespressoUSA recently sent me this fabulous care package full of Nespresso goodies including their … [Read more...]

Baked Fajita Recipe

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Took Stella to the dog park on Monday. Apparently there is a whole group that meets at our neighborhood dog park at 4:00 everyday. Who knew? Did we miss the invite? Or maybe they just know Stella is a little cray cray.. #wordgetsaround. Stella had thought she won some big prize….romping and wrestling with all these dogs….her complete joy. While I … [Read more...]

Kentucky Hot Brown Baked Sandwiches (Derby Party Food)

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I am a brand ambassador for the NFRA (National Frozen and Refrigeration Association) & a member of the Cool Food Panel. I have been compensated for my time spent writing this post. All opinions, photos, and thoughts are 100% mine own. I've lived in Louisville since 1995 and I have yet to have a Kentucky hot brown from the Brown hotel where it … [Read more...]