Farm to Table Dinner Experience with Uptown Farmhouse

Do you ever feel like life is speeding by at a breakneck speed?  With three active kids, a small business and constantly busy schedules it sometimes feels like it's impossible to slow down. I recently had the chance to escape the hustle and bustle for a farm to table dinner experience with Uptown Farmhouse. With such hectic schedules, I am always looking for experiences that allow us to unplug and reconnect with loved ones.  Squeezing in a date night is often a … [Read more...]

Tailgate Chopped Tater Tots

In Texas, some might say football is everything. Small towns and big cities alike look forward to Friday nights and gathering together to cheer for their hometown team. When you love something as fervently as Texans love their football you celebrate with great food! Today we're bringing the football frenzy to you with our Tailgate Chopped Tater Tots! This season, OZARKA® is celebrating the many facets of Texas high school football including community pride, homecoming and tailgating. I'm … [Read more...]

Texas Sheet Cake Recipe

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Lone Star Eggs. All opinions are 100% mine. I wasn't born in Texas, but I've grown up here most of my life and I couldn't imagine calling any other place home.  It's where my family is, it's where friends are and it's where lots and lots of memories have been made. Deep in the heart of Texas you'll find tradition, some are unique and quirky (like giant Homecoming Mums) and others are downright delicious.  You've heard the saying "Everything is … [Read more...]

Chorizo Deviled Eggs

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Lone Star Eggs. All opinions are 100% mine. Fall is one of my favorite times of the year because it means boots, cooler weather and football!  We love hanging out and watching football games, everything from Friday Night Lights to cheering on "The Boys" our favorite Texas team.  Texans love their football! But, let's be honest one of my favorite parts of game day is the party and tailgating!  Today we are spicing things for the big game with … [Read more...]

Shrimp Ceviche Recipe with Texas Gulf Shrimp

Last year at our annual Frio River trip one of our friends made the best Shrimp Ceviche, it was seriously the best stuff.  It was so good we wiped it out in a matter of minutes.  Ever since that trip last summer I've been dying to recreate it, but since I never got around to it I figured I'd get my fix again this year at the river.  But, much to the groups disappointment our friend Neil didn't make it this year...which means I really had a craving for it now. I couldn't wait until next year … [Read more...]