5 Ideas for a Thrown Together BBQ

Spring has officially sprung. And we’re betting that many of you have the BBQ / Party at My Place itch. It’s natural to want to be outdoors in the sun, drinking a cold beer, cocktail, or drink of choice, all while eating delicious food hot off the grill. So let’s get right to it with our 5 Ideas for a …

How to Sharpen Your Kitchen Knives Like a Pro

There isn’t anything worse than trying to cut fruit or vegetables with a dull knife. It makes you think of those old Ginsu Knife infomercials where they are karate chopping food with their hands. (And yes, we totally linked it!) Now if you remember that specific commercial, they said these knives could slice, dice, and cut through a tin can. …

Skinny Hot Chocolate that Doesn’t Taste Gross

It’s a new year! Yay! For many, it’s also that start of changing eating habits or dieting. Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas….those treats start to add up. So what’s a person to do when they are on a diet but you’re having the most intense, if -you- don’t- get- something-chocolate- heads- will roll kind of craving? You decide to try out a …

It’s So Easy – Simple Christmas Cookies

Simple Christmas Cookies When You’re Short on Time & Want to Look Like a Baking Pro We love Christmas cookies!  Since it is the season to make decorative Christmas cookies, candy, and other tasty wintertime treats, we thought we’d help you out with a few of our favorites. You might be involved in a cookie exchange or possibly signed up to …

5 Easy Thanksgiving Dishes

Planning a Thanksgiving meal can be stressful since the holiday does consist of eating. Lots and lots of eating. However, it doesn’t have to be! Regardless if you’re hosting Thanksgiving at your home or are bringing a dish to Thanksgiving lunch or dinner elsewhere, here are 5 Easy Thanksgiving Dishes. Sweet potatoes and Thanksgiving just belong together. The hardy texture …

Halloween Party Treats

Halloween is right around the corner, and many of you are probably planning to host parties. Now throwing an adult only Halloween party can be fun but also a little tricky when it comes to the menu. With these fun and spooking Halloween Party Treats, your guests will be saying these are spooktacularly delicious! Candied apples scream fall and Halloween! …

Pumpkin Spice DIY

For many, pumpkin spice is a right of passage for fall . It has become so popular that everything from the standard latte to lip balm come in this particular fall-only flavor. Did you know that you can also make pumpkin spice at home with spices you may already have in your spice rack?   A simple Google search will …

Sunday Brunch Party Ideas

Ah brunch. What better way to top off the weekend then to get together with friends? We think brunch parties are pretty cool and wanted to share with you easy Sunday Brunch Party Ideas. Did someone say cheesy bacon? What’s better than puff pastry, cheese and bacon all rolled together to make this beautiful and delicious dish? We say nothing. …

How to Make Espresso Without an Espresso Machine

Never thought there would be a way to make espresso at home without an espresso maker? We know that you might want or need a cup of espresso at a time when your favorite coffee shop ( *cough* us *cough*) may be closed for the day. So when it’s at an odd time or when bad weather hits and you’re …

July 4th Tasty Treats & Eats

The 4th of July is a fun time to celebrate with friends and family. BBQs, going to the lake, swimming at a friend’s house, and watching fireworks are ways people celebrate. Plus, having a 3 day weekend is also a major bonus for most people too. Whether you’re hosting your own party or if you need to bring a fast …