Honey Walnut Shrimp

How To Make Honey Walnut Shrimp

Honey Walnut Shrimp- Crispy battered shrimp drenched in a sweet creamy glaze and topped with candied walnuts. All the flavor from your favorite restaurant, for a lot less money!My second son Spencer is a huge fan of shrimp. He has been requesting it for his birthday dinner for the past few years. Remember the Shrimp […]

Look What I Made Wednesday Linky #181

Craft and Recipe Link Party

We have been living in a demolition zone at my house for about a week.  Furniture is still misplaced and everything is covered in dust and carpet fuzz, but after three days of installation- we finally have new carpet upstairs!!! We set up Rachel’s new bed last night, and she loves it. I can’t wait […]

How to Make a Ruffled Fabric Wreath

Ruffled Fabric Wreath Tutorial

I love ruffles on just about anything (as long as it isn’t overdone). Earlier this year, I decided I needed a new winter wreath for my front door. I saw this ruffle wreath over at Kelly Hicks Design. I adore it and decided I needed to have one of my very own. So I set […]

Black Bean and Corn Salsa Recipe

Black Bean Corn Salsa

We did not plant a garden this year. Fortunately for us, my parents supply us with fresh tomatoes. Because there is nothing better than fresh tomatoes when you are making salsa! This Black Bean Corn Salsa is our favorite. My kids inhale this stuff like it’s manna from heaven. OK, to be honest, I do […]

Look What I Made! Linky # 180

Craft and Recipe Link Party

Are your kids back at school yet? Mine started yesterday. Rachel was not a happy camper when she woke up and discovered that all her brothers were gone. Luckily I had a church activity to go to, and she got to play with some friends, so the tears didn’t last too long! At the activity, […]

Printable Thank You Notes {Teacher Gift}

Free Printable Thank You Notes

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Office Depot, but all my opinions are my own. Much to my dismay, my boys are heading back to school in the morning. I am not looking forward to the weeping and wailing that will happen when Rachel realizes her best […]

18 Delicious Cookie Recipes

18 Cookie Recipes

Cookies, cookies, and more cookies. Who doesn’t love a fresh baked cookie? I know they are at the top of my list of diet busting comfort foods! Today I’m sharing 18 cookie recipes that I can’t wait to try. Most of them were linked up to my Wednesday linky party, and a few were pulled from […]

BBQ Chicken Salad

BBQ Chicken Salad

During the hot summer months, I am always on the lookout for dinner recipes that 1-are light and refreshing, and 2-don’t heat up the oven. This BBQ Chicken Salad fits the bill perfectly! They served it at girls camp this year, and I loved it so much that I knew I had to re-create it […]