Appliances from @BestBuy Make #HolidayPrep a Breeze!

Not to make you panic or anything, but did you know there are only about 52 days left until Thanksgiving? Say what?! I’m not even going to give you the number of days until Christmas. I don’t want major panic … Continue reading

Angelic Ice Cream Cheesecake Recipe with Dreyer’s and a #ReasonToSmile

My brain is still not accepting the fact that summer is coming to a close. School starts this week for Princess Nagger and Little Dude – but wait…didn’t they just get out  of school? Where’d the summer go?! Luckily they’re looking … Continue reading

Holland House is Not Your Ordinary Cooking Wine! (Review and Slow Cooker Chicken w/Wine Mushroom Sauce Recipe)

It’s no secret I’m a wine girl, right? I mean, I drink wine, I make wine, I cook with wine and I drink wine. Oh wait, I already mentioned the drinking wine part. Years and years and years ago I … Continue reading

Turkey Kitty

When we were living in Pennsylvania, it seemed the stray cats knew we were suckers for their hard luck stories and would somehow end up on our back porch or in our barn, and definitely in our hearts.  Moving all … Continue reading

ALDI Helps Save Money on Holiday Entertaining (and just for fun, too)

I was very impressed when I paid a visit to my local ALDI’s recently – the last time I’d been there was more than 10 years ago.  I remember it as unkempt and chaotic – and the friends we were … Continue reading