Jack Daniel’s Grilling Marinade Sauce with Free Printable

About three weeks ago I shared with you a copycat recipe for TGI Friday’s Jack Daniel’s sauce that I put on some frozen chicken strips as an appetizer.  The sauce is so good and we whipped right through it.  So I made up another batch this week.  If you are have been a follower of {…Read More…}





Why I Don’t Throw My Kids Birthday Parties Part 2

Last summer I wrote a post about why I don’t throw my kid’s birthday parties.  And it went viral and many mommas had some strong opinions about it. HA!  I am not anti-party. I have just turned the party planning responsibility over to my kids.  I have had many of you write to tell me {…Read More…}





Valentine’s Day Love Birds Mason Jar

Happy Valentine’s Week! Now while I am not a huge seasonal decorator; I love thinking outside the box to come up with decor that fits with the season but can also be left out year round.  These love birds in a mason jar fit the bill and it is super easy to make.  I wish {…Read More…}





DIY Pallet Valentine Art

I am not a huge seasonal decorator.  Are you?  I don’t have a lots of tchotchkes and other décor to just change it up every season.  I am pretty simplistic in my approach to decorating.  I usually decorate maybe one entryway table seasonally and maybe add in a few new pillows since I love making them. I decided to create a large DIY “LOVE” art for Valentine’s day.  However, I used untraditional Valentine’s day colors so I can display it year round.  It looks like a mini pallet.

valentine-pallet-art

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