InStyle Parties: The Complete Guide to Easy, Elegant Entertaining All Year Round (and Giveaway)

I have a book to share and giveaway just in time for the holiday season: *InStyle Parties: The Complete Guide to Easy, Elegant Entertaining All Year Round (Oxmoor House, October 2017) InStyle Parties is the must-have resource for anyone looking to host chic parties without stress or guesswork. Packed with everything you need to throw…

An Easy No-Bake Treat: Pumpkin Spice Oreo Truffles

Pumpkin Spice Oreo Truffles are an easy no-bake treat! You can mix up a batch with only four ingredients for fall or Thanksgiving~  Oreos, candy coating or almond bark, a can of frosting and decorative sprinkles. It’s almost time to say ‘goodbye’ to pumpkin spice and say ‘hello’ to gingerbread, cranberry and peppermint, with the Christmas season…

In the Potting Shed: A Rafter of Turkeys and Thanksgiving Vignette

I’m ready for all things turkey with Thanksgiving around the corner! I gathered my collection of turkey plates for a little tabletop fun and seasonal display in the Potting Shed. It will soon be time trade in turkey and pumpkins for boughs of holly and jingle bells and until then, I’m enjoying November as ‘Thanksgiving season’.…

Thanksgiving Recipes You’ll Want to Gobble

Can you believe Thanksgiving will be here in two and a half weeks? Me, neither! I pulled together a round-up of recipes for your Thanksgiving feast to help you Keep Calm and Gobble On! Click on the links for the complete recipes and Thanksgiving inspiration! *Note: There is a printable recipe link for the recipes that allows you to print…

Welcome November: Holiday Whiplash and Magazine Feature

Happy November 1st! I always look forward to November’s arrival. It’s the quiet and forgotten month, falling between the excitement of October with Halloween and mayhem of December and the beginning of the holiday season. November is the month when I find myself with holiday whiplash. I’m still packing up my cauldron and broom from…

Happy Howl-oween and Frozen Pumpkin Dog Treats

Howl-oween is all about the treats! Chloe and Gracie wanted to share a new favorite homemade treat that’s dog gone easy! Gracie says they’re lip-smacking good and healthy too. These treats contain just two ingredients to make (three, if you count water). . .  These Howl-oween dog treats are made with pumpkin. The fiber in…