Fa La La La Llama Pancakes and PJs Christmas Party

Tis' the season to rock your Christmas jammies!  But, not just any PJs, no we need cute personalized fa la la la llama PJs.  And if you are going to have cute new PJs you might as well plan a Llama Pancakes and PJs Christmas party too! The holiday season is one of my favorite times of the year, especially when it comes to hosting parties.  I love putting together simple celebrations that let us soak up every second of this joyful time of year.  I decided this year that we … [Read more...]

DIY Donut Plates

Rise and shine it's donut time!  You may have noticed that all week long we are celebrating National Doughnut Day, which is this Friday June 2, with 10 of our favorite party and lifestyle bloggers.  We are bringing you crafts, parties and recipes everyday! Today I am super excited to share my DIY Donut Plates to help you celebrate and enjoy your donuts on National Doughnut Day!   Before we dive into this super simple tutorial I have to know do you spell "donut" or … [Read more...]

Sweet Mother’s Day Breakfast in Bed Ideas

Whenever my family asks me what I want to do for Mother's Day without hesitation I reply, "sleep in!"  Sleeping in and breakfast in bed are my idea of the perfect Mother's Day.  The only thing that could make it better is a bouquet of handmade flowers from my kids.  So naturally I teamed up with Chinet to create and share sweet Mother's Day Breakfast in Bed Ideas.  I hope it will help you drop a few hints to your family so you can enjoy an extraordinary Mother's Day … [Read more...]

Christmas Morning Breakfasts

After all of the magic and excitement on Christmas morning you and your family are sure to have worked up an appetite. My family has a tradition of eating scones with honey and butter on Christmas morning, it's one of the things I look forward to every year.  But, my husband has requested that there be a little bit more substance (think bacon and eggs) this year.  Whether you are looking for sweet or savory, these Christmas Morning Breakfasts ideas are all delicious and something that everyone … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes

Who dreads having leftovers? Do yours just sit in the fridge for days and weeks? Don’t let your Thanksgiving leftovers go to waste. In fact, you may want to make EXTRA just to have leftovers so you can try out some of these Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes! Who knew there was more than just reheating a plate of the same ol’ stuff you just ate on turkey day or making a turkey sandwich? This is worth a read. Makes a great holiday appetizer that uses up leftover stuffing. Bacon Wrapped Stuffing … [Read more...]

Homemade Cinnamon Rolls with Orange Cream Cheese Icing

Orange you glad it's Friday?!?  I know I am. This week our kids headed back to school and it's been a whirlwind of emotions, activity and adjustments.  Let's face it, the first week of school can be a little hard for everyone so today we are celebrating with homemade cinnamon rolls with orange cream cheese icing. We are all excited to have a routine again, but it does take some time to adjust to all of the changes.  So while we work on getting back on track for those early mornings, packing … [Read more...]

Waffle Bar Brunch

I'm a big fan of brunch, especially for entertaining and holidays.  It is much more laid back than hosting a dinner party and you and your guest don't have to get up early to mix and mingle. Brunch is always a good idea. And a Waffle Bar Brunch is a brilliant idea! Don't fret with waiting at crowded restaurants or having to cook this Mother's Day, host a Waffle Bar Brunch to celebrate the women in your life. All I wanted for Mother's Day this year is to sleep in and to not have to cook. But, … [Read more...]

DIY Breakfast in Bed Serving Tray

I recently polled my readers and asked them what they wanted for Mother's Day.  The majority of moms said that their ideal gift would include being able to sleep in and not cook on Mother's Day.  Make mom happy this Mother's Day and give her the gift of both with an easy DIY craft project you can make in less than 20 minutes. Head over to Oriental Trading where I'm sharing the tutorial for this easy DIY Breakfast in Bed Serving Tray and a free breakfast in bed door hanger printable, it's a … [Read more...]

Easy Grab and Go Breakfast for Busy Moms

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Jimmy Dean through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select. While I was compensated to write a post about Jimmy Dean Delights, all opinions are my own I am not a morning person. I never have been and I doubt that I ever will be, but as a busy working mom, sleeping in has never really been an option.  My days are jammed packed with meetings, sports practice, volunteer work, feeding my family and endless piles of laundry.  For the last few years I've … [Read more...]

Texas Sunrise Mocktail

There is nothing quite like waking in the early morning to catch a glimpse of a breathtaking Texas sunrise.  The brilliant, bright orange and red hues light up the sky beckoning you to make it the best day ever.  But, let's be honest, it isn't often that I drag myself out of bed early enough to enjoy natures glorious display.  Instead I like to enjoy my mornings with one of my favorite drinks, a Texas Sunrise Mocktail. This is one of those signature drinks that make everything, even a mundane … [Read more...]