For Your Leftover Turkey: Turkey Pesto Pizza Recipe (Yum!)

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Turkey Pesto Pizza 2 10-inch pizza crusts (store-bought or homemade) 1 cup pesto sauce 3 cups Italian blend shredded cheese 1 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese 1 1/3 shredded, cooked turkey (white & dark meat) Instructions Preheat your oven to 425 degrees F. Spread one cup of pesto on each pizza. Sprinkle each pizza with 1/2 … [Read more...]

Monday Munchies: Hot Chocolate Cookie Cups Recipe

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Hot Chocolate Cookie Cups Makes about 24 mini muffin tin cookies or 12 if using regular muffin tins Ingredients: 1 package Pillsbury Sugar Cookie Dough cup heavy whipping cream 2 tablespoons hot cocoa mix 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips white buttercream frosting 12 mini pretzels 1 cup Jet-Puffed Mallow Bits Directions: … [Read more...]

School Zone’s Little Scholar: The Best Tablet for Kids Ages 3-7

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We've long been fans of School Zone - I used to buy their Hidden Picture and Educational books for Nate back when he was 4. (!). Of course my kids and School Zone have come a long way in the last 8 years. Introducing the latest amazing product from School Zone for preschoolers: School Zone's Little Scholar. It's a tablet designed specifically … [Read more...]

Raymour & Flanigan: The Big Reveal of Our New Dining Room #RFBloggers


I used to have this dining room. It had a table. Some chairs. A couple of pieces of wall art. And it was okay. I'm going to say the best word to describe it was this: functional. We had meals in there, some adult game nights. While there was nothing too special about but I liked it well enough. Years went by and I thought it was time for a … [Read more...]

Shopping for My New Dining Room at Raymour & Flanigan #RFBloggers


This is my dining room table. My husband and I first got this table when we got married over 14 years ago! We bought it from Crate & Barrel and while it's served us well, it's seen better days. When we bought it, it was actually on the showroom floor as an intended kitchen table or really casual dining table which is what drew us to it - … [Read more...]

Recipe: Baked Sweet Onion Dip {Monday Munchies}


  Normally I'd be all, an onion dip? Meh? I mean I like onions and all but there are so many ooooohy-and-goooey dips that I would think would be better. Boy was I wrong.A friend of mine made this at my house when she was visiting over the summer and I've become so obsessed with it, I've made it like 5 times since. It's so simple … [Read more...]

DIY Peppermint Sugar Scrub with Essential Oils

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This has to be one of the best teacher gift ideas I've seen in awhile! Here's a recipe from a friend for making a VERY easy DIY Peppermint Sugar Scrub. I've included photos on the process and a printable for cute labels. ADORABLE! Use your favorite Essential Oil company for the Peppermint Essential Oils portion! DIY Peppermint Sugar … [Read more...]

Recipe: Frozen Wine-Soaked Strawberries {Monday Munchies}


Why didn't I think of this? OMG! This VERY EASY recipe for making frozen wine strawberries is sure to be a hit at your next Moms Night Out. Seriously, how fun is this? I'm going to totally make these and stick some of these frozen strawberries IN my wine as an ice cube... or enjoy plain.   Recipe: Frozen Wine-Soaked … [Read more...]