Archive for September, 2015

Roasted Chicken

Do you guys know Andie from Can You Stay for Dinner?  I love her blog.  I’ve followed her for years now.  Her recipes are delicious and her story is amazing.  Stop by her blog and you’ll asking if she can invite you for dinner.  I made her recipe for Light Italian Chicken Salad with Roasted Garlic for dinner this week. Oh. My. God.  It was soo good.  Her recipe was…

Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Brussel Sprouts

    I eat with my eyes first (as most people do).  But I also hate doing dishes so typically when I’m cooking for myself and my husband, I serve directly from the stove and don’t really present the food on a platter or set the table with more than a fork, knife and paper napkin.  But some days, I want my dinner to look like I actually made an effort…

Homemade Magic Shell

Did you guys grow up on Magic Shell like me?  And by grow up on it I mean very rarely, every once in a while, my mom would buy Magic Shell and we would have super special make your own ice cream sundaes with coffee ice cream, Magic Shell and homemade whipped cream.   All these wonderful childhood memories came back to me last week while I was searching for…

Homemade Tattoos

  You know those super cute Bachelorette Party Tattoos that are all over Etsy? They are so easy to make!  I made a ton for my friend’s bachelorette party weekend in Chicago earlier this month. We had a THREE night bachelorette party and because I’m the kind of girl who loves a theme – each night had a separate themes: Last Swing Before The Ring Champs Drink Champs Boots and…

Hosting A Bachelorette Party

I’ve hosted exactly 1 bachelorette party in my life but I’ve been to more than a few.  The one I hosted was a 3 night destination party so it almost counts as 3 parties…right?  Bachelorette parties are the best.  All girls celebrating on of their closest friends or family members with tons of toasting, silly dancing and partying the way we used to before we had to “adult“.  Here are…