Crowd Pleasing Dips

Crowd Pleasing Dips: Pineapple Cream Cheese Dip and Buffalo Chicken Dip

Are you getting ready for your Super Bowl party yet? Or maybe you’re going somewhere for the big game. Either way, you will definitely need these two crowd pleasing dips, one sweet, one with heat! The first dip is Pineapple …

Valentine’s Day Decor & Chocolate Cupcakes

I love putting out my Valentine’s Day decor in the middle of winter. The house needs that little burst of color after the Christmas decorations have been put away. The reds and pinks of Valentine’s Day evoke such a warm, …

Lovely Everyday Table Setting with striped quilt, cloth napkins, and fiestaware

Poppyseed Bread and an Everyday Table Setting

Winter is the perfect time to start good habits and polish the ones that have been neglected. Our family eats dinner at the table almost every night, practicing manners and attempting to discuss important world events. Keeping an everyday table …

Keeping it Simple for the Holidays

I like to lead an uncomplicated life. My routines are predictable. I wake up and go to bed at the same times every day. I guess that may seem mundane to some, but simplicity keeps me happy. Things and people

Sensational Pretzel Toffee Bark

I came to realize something about myself today. I like the easy way. I am perfectly capable and willing to take multiple, complicated steps, but when I can do something spectacular with a simple process, you can count me in. …

A Christmas Favorite: Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

 

Easy recipes with marvelous results are my favorites! These Chocolate Fingerprint Cookies definitely fit in this category, too! I used to be a huge fan of Martha Stewart’s baking recipes and when I got one of her cookbooks a-way …