Month: November 2016

Everyday Cookbook Gift Guide

Everyday Cookbook Gift Guide

My last gift guide featured a few cookbooks but I was inspired by My Forking Life to a dedicated everyday cookbook gift guide to serve through the holidays and beyond. She has a great guide up this season for beginners, so be sure to check it […]

Fresh Sweet Potato Pancakes

Fresh Sweet Potato Pancakes

Delicious and easy pancakes made with shredded sweet potato

Gift Guide for Foodies

Gift Guide for Foodies

The Christmas season is my favorite time of year because I’m a Christian and love celebrating my Savior. It also doesn’t hurt that I get to wear my hostess hat almost 24/7 during the holiday season. Between gift wrapping, gift giving, cooking, decorating, getting dressed […]

Thankful

Thankful

Happy Thanksgiving, y’all! If you’re reading this on the day of, you’re probably a.) impatiently waiting for the food to be ready (It’s never on time.) or b.) full of good food and fresh off a post-turkey nap. Either way, I thank you for visiting on […]

Veggie Rose Tart

Veggie Rose Tart

A simple and savory appetizer made with sliced squash arranged in the shape of rose petals on top of an herbed, all-butter crust

Holiday Help with La Madeleine

Holiday Help with La Madeleine

Y’all know that I am all about home cooking and DIY solutions, but sometimes you might want to give yourself or someone else a break. I recently discovered that La Madeleine has lots of great options for the holiday season and thought it would be helpful information to share. […]

Cranberry Apple Spice Mules for Thanksgiving

Cranberry Apple Spice Mules for Thanksgiving

Cranberry Apple Spice Mules are perfect for Fall and any holiday gathering. They’ll make you feel warm & fuzzy with just a few ingredients!

What to Bring to the Table: Thanksgiving Sides Roundup

What to Bring to the Table: Thanksgiving Sides Roundup

Are you in need of a contribution for Thanksgiving dinner with bae’s family? Maybe you’re hosting this year? Or maybe, you’re taking something to the office potluck? Whatever your current situation, I’ve got you covered with this little roundup of side dishes! All are easy to make, […]

Hidden Gems at Cheesecake Factory

Hidden Gems at Cheesecake Factory

I have to start this off by thanking Aubrey Drake Graham for the song Child’s Play, which is a gem itself. Unfortunately, he had nothing to do with this post but I will never go to The Cheesecake Factory without thinking of the opening verse. Now that that […]

What to Bring to the Table: Thanksgiving Desserts Roundup

What to Bring to the Table: Thanksgiving Desserts Roundup

Do not, I repeat, do not show up to Thanksgiving dinner with a store-bought dessert! Not even a Patti Pie. It’s just bad manners, y’all. Now, Ms. Patti is everyone’s favorite celebrity auntie so please don’t think I’m trying to shade her. She is my girl (in […]