Game Day Popcorn and Pretzel Bar

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on the behalf of Cost Plus World Market.  The opinions, text and photos are all my own. Growing up in Texas, football is a way of life. So when it comes to tailgating and game day parties I know how to entertain and wow a crowd! When you get to combine two things you love, football and entertaining, you know it's going to be a good day.  I'm gearing up for the Big Game with a fun football themed snack station that is guaranteed to get the party … [Read more...]

Easy Entertaining Tips for A Winning Game Day Party

Every year the first Sunday in February millions of people tune in to watch the Super Bowl. It's become an unofficial holiday in the United States and is a day when families and friends gather together to watch football, hilarious commercials and epic halftime shows.  Whether your favorite team made it to the Big Game or not, or you are just tuning in for the commercials, you'll score big with these tips for easy entertaining and a winning game day party! I'm a big fan of both … [Read more...]

Game Day Baked Potato Bar

Football and entertaining, those are two things I'm passionate about.  I love getting together with friends and family to watch football on the weekends, there is nothing quite like yelling at the TV and cheering on your favorite team with good food and friends.  This weekend everyone will gather at our house for the Big Game.  Our guest are going to love getting in on the action and creating their own winning combinations at our interactive Game Day Baked Potato Bar. Over 115 million people … [Read more...]

Smokey BBQ Flatbread Pizza

This blog post was sponsored by Stonefire but the opinions are completely my own based on my experience. #HelloNaan I can't wait for the Big Game on Sunday.  We are hosting our annual football watch party and while we are a little disappointed our beloved Cowboys team fell short and didn't make it to the big game I'm excited about hanging out with friends and eating good food.  I have a few new recipes I'm trying out this year, including this delicious Smokey BBQ Flatbread Pizza. Here in … [Read more...]

Touchdown Super Bowl Party Ideas

Football is a way of life here in Texas. In high school Friday night football games were the place to be, in college Saturday's were all about tailgating , and now our family crowds on the couch on Sunday's to root for our hometown team. I love watching football, and it's even more fun when your watching it with friends.  This year gather your friends together to throw the ultimate Super Bowl Party.  It will be a breeze with these fun, easy and creative Touchdown Superbowl Party Ideas. If … [Read more...]

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...]

Referee Coke Floats

Are you watching the big game in two weeks?  Do you have big plans for hosting a party or do you plan to take it easy and just enjoy it from the comfort of your own couch?  No matter how you decide to watch the big game there's no question your celebration should include Referee Coke Floats, they're a game winning treat! I'm a sucker for fun themed food and drinks at parties. I think those little extra details are what make the celebration extra fun and memorable.  But, as you know I like to … [Read more...]

25 Football Game Day Recipes

Right now, it's up in the air who's playing the Super Bowl on February 7th this year...  But more importantly, have you figured out your Game Day Menu yet? Don't go for the norm- chips and dip, regular chicken wings, and frozen pizzas. Think outside the box and try out some unique and tasty Football Game Day Recipes. Lots of great food to munch on during the game and not have to worry about whether or not you need to refill the dip bowl or make more frozen foods. Don't reach for the frozen … [Read more...]

Super Bowl Party Tips

Did you watch the Super Bowl?  What was your favorite part?  My favorite part was hosting our annual Super Bowl Party, filling my home with friends and of course the good food!  So whether you are screaming at the TV about the bad calls (I mean hello, who throws the ball when you are on the 1 yard line!!) or crying over the touching commercials (#likeagirl, #oneboldchoice) with a few of our simple Super Bowl Party Tips and some delicious snacks you can guarantee everyone will have a great … [Read more...]

Chalkboard Football Drink Labels

We are gearing up and getting ready for the big game this Sunday, and while our team didn't make it to the Super Bowl this year we are still looking forward to some football fun this weekend. Since we will have a house full of people I decided to make some super easy DIY Chalkboard Football Drink Labels to help everyone keep track of their drinks.  These fun little drink tags are incredibly easy to make and as the host there is very little you have to do in advance.  I use my Cricut Explore … [Read more...]