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...]

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...]

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...]

Home State Burlap Canvas

Hey friends!  I’m back with another fun project, a Home State  Burlap Canvas, for the July Michaels Makers campaign and an exclusive sneak peak at some of the new Raw Bar products they will be carrying in stores nationwide August 8th. We recently moved into a new house and I've finally unpacked all the boxes and now I’m slowly working on putting the finishing touches in each room.  My home office is one of those rooms that needs a fresh new makeover and since I spend lots of time in there I … [Read more...]