How to Host the Ultimate Super Bowl Party

Are you ready for some football?!?  Even though my favorite team isn't playing in the big game on Sunday I'm still excited about Super Bowl 50 and can't wait to host the ultimate Super Bowl Party with our friends and family.  Here in Texas we take our football seriously ,and I love entertaining friends and making creative recipes like our Referee Coke Floats or Creamy Jalapeno Dip on game day. I've teamed up with Tuesday Morning to share my favorite tips, recipes and crafts to help you host … [Read more...]

How to Host a Winning Football Party for the Big Game

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ScoreMoreFans #CollectiveBias By now I'm sure you know that I'm a big fan of hosting events and parties. But, did you also know that I'm a big fan of football? I'm the girl yelling at the TV on game day, jumping up and down excitedly from the couch. And even though my favorite team won't be playing in the big game in February I'm excited about throwing a party with our friends and family. … [Read more...]

The Creative Collection Link Party

FAVORITES! Chicken Shephards Pie| Simply Stacie DIY Mini Wood Ladder| Cherished Bliss DIY Valentine Day Pillow| Ragun Ramblings Chocolate Truffle Tart| Sweet and Savory by Shinne Your Hosts Jennie| Craft-O-Maniac Rebecca| The Crafted Sparrow Marie| Blooming Homestead Mariah| Giggles Galore An InLinkz Link-up … [Read more...]

Easy New Year’s Eve Party Appetizers

Are you staying in to ring in the New Year? Even if you don't have big party plans this New Year's Eve you can make the evening extraordinary and get your 2016 celebration off to a rocking start with our easy southern inspired New Year's Eve Party Appetizers. These memorable appetizers will have guest partying past midnight and you are going to love how easy they are to prepare with just a few off our favorite New Year's Eve party essentials.  This year we are hosting a small get together to … [Read more...]

Mini Pecan Brie Bites

Can you believe it's time to ring in a new year?  We think 2015 was an incredible year full of exciting opportunities and lots and lots of extraordinary memories. We can't wait to see what 2016 has in store, but one thing is certain we plan to start it off on a sweet note with these delicious Mini Pecan Brie Bites! We are planning to stay in this year for New Year's Eve, but that doesn't mean we won't be celebrating in style.  And we all know the key to a great celebration is fabulous food! … [Read more...]

Mini Shrimp and Grits Tasting Spoons

Do you have plans for New Year's Eve yet?  Are you getting all dressed up and hitting the town or do you plan to have a low key evening at home?  This year we are ringing in the new year at home, but that's not going to stop me for embracing our southern roots and making some easy New Year's Eve party appetizers to help us celebrate.  Topping the list will be a tried and true southern favorite with a twist, Mini Shrimp and Grits Tasting Spoons. If you are from the south nothing says comfort … [Read more...]

Cranberry Orange Sparkling Punch

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of DASANI Sparkling Water. All opinions are 100% mine. The holidays are the perfect time for entertaining, between all the festive holiday parties and family dinners you're going to need a signature drink recipe that is fun for the whole family. Today I am sharing a refreshing and festive Cranberry Orange Sparkling Punch recipe that will take your holiday sips from so-so to spectacular! We are all familiar with the tried and true holiday … [Read more...]

Frozen Hot Chocolate

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kenmore. All opinions are 100% mine. Hot Chocolate has long been the quintessential drink of wintertime, offering warmth and comfort in it's steaming mug of chocolaty goodness. But when you live in Texas winter usually doesn't mean freezing temperatures and powdery white snow drifts, especially this year.  So when it's too hot out for hot cocoa you chill out and sip Frozen Hot Chocolate instead! So far we are having a very warm winter, my … [Read more...]

Share Holiday Joy with a Coca-Cola Winter Party

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareHolidayJoy #CollectiveBias Today I'm sharing two of my favorite things, entertaining friends and Coca-Cola, with a festive Share Holiday Joy with a Coca-Cola Winter Party. While this time of the year can be incredibly busy it's also the perfect time of year to spread a little joy and take a break from all the hustle and bustle. Since the weather here is still quite lovely I decided to … [Read more...]

Sausage Stuffed Mushroom Appetizer

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Hillshire Brands Company. All opinions are entirely my own.  The holidays are here and it's time to start thinking about all those parties and holiday meals.  Whether you are hosting or simply attending the party it's always good to have a show-stopper dish that will have everyone clamoring for the recipe.  I can't imagine a holiday party with out my mouth-watering Sausage Stuffed Mushroom Appetizer, this is one of those recipes that will … [Read more...]