My Favorite Things from Trader Joe’s!!!

With the Fourth of July right around the corner, I thought I'd share some of my favorite grocery store items, some of which could be a great addition to your Independence Day feast! My husband, who does more than half the grocery shopping, is an H-E-B man. He gets most of our meats there and name brand things like Diet Coke and coffee pods for our Keurig. But I love the easy access, the selection of organic fruits and vegetables, and the private label foods Trader Joe’s has to offer. For me, ...

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for All Types of Moms

Mother's Day is right around the corner!!! This quote is so true! And the older I get with grown children, the more I appreciate my sweet mom. She's my biggest supporter and best fan, and she has always offered the most amazing encouragement for all my crazy ideas!! Though I'm not much of an advanced planner, I decided to post my top gift-giving ideas early so you'll have plenty of inspiration when it's time to treat your mom, mother-in-law or grandmother to something special! 1. For ...

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The Thanksgiving Table!

Over the years, it has become an annual traditional to host Thanksgiving at our home. And despite the seemingly endless renovations, this year is no exception. I am blessed to have a Mom and brother who are gifted in the kitchen and are willing to do the bulk of the cooking, leaving me to set the table, provide the wine, make a side dish and desert. So as not to come up short on my end of the bargain, I have been collecting tablescape inspiration and recipes and am excited to share this year’s ...

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