Month: December 2016

Brunch at Hungry’s Upstairs

Brunch at Hungry’s Upstairs

Eating and drinking recommendations for your next brunch visit to the new Hungry’s Upstairs space. Cardigan: Ellison via Miles of Style | Blouse: Peter Nygard (old), similar | Jeans: Levi’s (old), similar | Shoes (old): similar | Necklace (old): similar | Earrings: Tory Burch (sold […]

Citrus Champagne Sparklers

Citrus Champagne Sparklers

Refreshingly bright and simple champagne cocktails made with just a few ingredients and perfect for New Year’s Eve!

Naked Bourbon Carrot Cake

Naked Bourbon Carrot Cake

Have you ever been struck by an absolutely GENIUS idea then discovered that you weren’t the first [or even the tenth] person to think of it? That kind of happened to me with this cake. Carrot cake is one of my favorite kinds of cake […]

PB&J Thumbprint Cookies

PB&J Thumbprint Cookies

Cookies get so much love around Christmastime and I’m all for it so I couldn’t stop at sharing just one cookie recipe this season. These were inspired by childhood memories in the kitchen with my mom, making more cookies than Santa could ever eat. I wanted […]

Work Week Essentials

Work Week Essentials

These are the must-have work week essentials busy working women should keep on hand to easily go from day to night. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CentrumFunFlavors #CollectiveBias Before I dive in here, I […]

Perfect Party Appetizers & Cocktails

Perfect Party Appetizers & Cocktails

Christmas is just over a week away and New Year’s Eve is right after that so I thought I’d share some recipes that have become my go-tos when entertaining. These are easy appetizers and cocktails I’ve shared on the blog before, rounded up into one […]

Texan Twist Pastry Braid

Texan Twist Pastry Braid

If appetizers could greet you, this one would say “Hey, y’all!” I was inspired to create something party worthy with the Strawberry Jalapeño Smucker’s Fruit & Honey spread I found in my December Degustabox. (If you aren’t familiar with Degustabox, read my rundown here and click […]

Eveyrday Entertaining Tips + Christmas Playlist

Eveyrday Entertaining Tips + Christmas Playlist

Pick a Theme This gives both you and your guests a point of focus for everything from food to decorations to attire. A simple theme makes it easier to make decisions and prioritize expenses, menu items, and timing of your gathering. Is this a costume […]

Red Wine Hot Chocolate

Red Wine Hot Chocolate

Red wine hot chocolate is the perfect adult beverage for the Fall and Winter. This decadent recipe is made with a fruity red and dark chocolate.

Festive Fruit Centerpiece

Festive Fruit Centerpiece

Edible Arrangements has nothing on this girl here, y’all. I have been making and gifting fruit bouquets and centerpieces for a few years now and it is such a special way to dress up an event or make someone feel appreciated. People always love them! […]