Monthly Archive: August, 2014

17 Recipes for Football Season

The fall and football season are right around the corner and I don’t know about you but I’m excited to watch my Blue Devils (I bet you can’t get season football tickets for only… Continue reading

Baby Bump {39 Weeks} and Bark in the Park

Happy Friday! I’m still pregnant but happily that could change any day now! This week I’ve been having some pregnancy insomnia, which is apparently a common complaint when you’re this far along and trying… Continue reading

Decadent Banana Bread with Mini Chocolate Chips

This recipe is a decadent spin on the classic banana bread – improved, in my opinion, with the addition of mini chocolate chips.  Every bite is delicious and dense, packed with chocolate and… Continue reading

Paint Your Pet with HappyMess in Durham

Recently my husband and I attended one of those sippin’ and paintin’ classes that have become popular in the last couple of years.  The theme for this one was “Paint Your Pet” (yes, we’re… Continue reading

Baby Bump {37 Weeks}

Happy Friday! I’m so excited (and appropriately anxious) that we could have a baby any day now! I feel good, just moving slower and melting in the August heat.  I can’t get enough Cookout milkshakes (seasonal fresh… Continue reading

Some Good Reads {Summer 2014 – Part 2}

Being pregnant and a little less on the go this summer has allowed me to get a lot of reading done so I have an updated summer book list to share!  I’ve also been… Continue reading

Classic Crème Brûlée

Today I’m sharing a recipe for one of my top five favorite desserts.  If you’ve never made crème brûlée before you’re going to be surprised by how simple it is to make the classic, creamy,… Continue reading

Dark Chocolate Dipped Almond Biscotti

My husband is the perfect taste tester because he likes most flavors and is happy whenever I cook something.  He rarely requests I make something in particular, so when he does, I get excited to make… Continue reading

Crunchy Baked Tacos {and a #BeyondMeat Giveaway!} {Giveaway Closed}

Update: the giveaway is now closed (8/12/14) and I’ve emailed the big winner and 5 bonus swag kit winners to let them know.  Everyone who entered will receive a coupon for BeyondMeat.  Thanks… Continue reading