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DIY Front Door Decor For Christmas

DIY Front Door Decor For Christmas

If you have not read my initial post on my DIY Front Door Decor for the Holidays click here. The other blog post gets into detail on the base of the decoration and how to achieve it. This post is more about what I did […]

2-Ingredient Chocolate Ganache

2-Ingredient Chocolate Ganache

Here is a super duper quick and easy recipe for chocolate ganache. All it takes is two ingredients. I have never made it and I somehow succeeded. I even made it in the microwave (we still don’t have a stove). Let’s get into it! All […]

Holiday Chocolate Peppermint Cake with Chocolate Ganache

Holiday Chocolate Peppermint Cake with Chocolate Ganache

What says holidays more than chocolate and peppermint? I took this recipe up a notch too. It is so delicious, moist and the flavors really compliment each other. Taste the holidays with every single bite! Chocolate cake from the box but better. In this recipe, […]

Delicious Peppermint Buttercream Frosting

Delicious Peppermint Buttercream Frosting

Peppermint really reminds me of the season. Candy canes, red and white and the smell, immediately I’m thinking Christmas. I thought what a better time to make a buttercream frosting but with a twist. If you have not seen my basic buttercream frosting click here. […]

Holiday Gift Guide for Him

Holiday Gift Guide for Him

We are in the full swing of the holidays! Thanksgiving just came and went now Christmas is less than a month away! I don’t mean to stress you out so that is why I have gift guides up and ready for inspiration. This is my […]

Holiday Gift Guide for Her

Holiday Gift Guide for Her

We are in the full swing of the holidays! Thanksgiving just came and went now Christmas is less than a month away! I don’t mean to stress you out so that is why I have gift guides up and ready for inspiration. This is my […]

Ideas to Get Your Family Feeling Thankful this Thanksgiving

Ideas to Get Your Family Feeling Thankful this Thanksgiving

I am so sad I can’t get a recipe up in time for Thanksgiving. Our kitchen just won’t be done and I want the recipes to be perfect! Hopefully next year I can get them up or for Christmas maybe. My dad makes an amazing […]

DIY Front Door Decor for the Holidays

DIY Front Door Decor for the Holidays

I don’t know about you guys but my family and I love the holidays. Every holiday the decorations must come out and must be everywhere, tastefully of course haha. Our house remodel has made some serious progress so I thought it was time to figure […]

Beachy Sunday Afternoon + Save the Date Photo Session

Beachy Sunday Afternoon + Save the Date Photo Session

This week I don’t have a recipe, a crazy travel diary or a DIY project. I had a spontaneous and last-minute Sunday afternoon I thought I would share with you. I am a very nosy person and love looking at other people’s ideas. Right now, […]

Easy Chocolate Dump Cake Dessert

Easy Chocolate Dump Cake Dessert

Alright! Round two on dump cake recipes. If you didn’t catch my first post, check it out here. I made my first ever dump cake using yellow cake mix and peaches. It came out absolutely delicious! Now that it is my second time around I […]