Category: Holiday

BLOGMAS 2018: Homemade Apple Cider

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! Christmas is right around the corner and I’ve been cooking away. Yesterday I made my first batch of homemade apple cider. My batch was made a bit differently because I didn’t have whole spices. Instead I put ground spices into a tea filter bag and put that into the crock

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BLOGMAS 2018: Favorite Christmas Songs

I personally give Christmas music a bad name the majority of the year but I actually do like some songs and during the season I enjoy it. I just feel that each holiday deserves to be celebrated it is own time. Here are various versions of my favorite Christmas songs in no particular order.  Snoopy’s

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BLOGMAS 2018: Hot Chocolate

I’m seriously behind on my Blogmas posts this year but never fear, they start today with a little bit of Christmas cheer! Don’t ask why that rhymes, sometimes rhyming just happens. Anyway, a requirement for cold days and Christmas movies is a nice cup of Hot Chocolate. Like most things, I prefer to make my

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Unintentional Hiatus

Moss Lake Sunset

Good afternoon followers! I hope that everyone had a fantastic Thanksgiving holiday. I know that I did and immensely enjoyed a couple extra days off from work. The holiday kept me busy cooking and cleaning along with just spending time with family and as such I had a bit of an unintentional hiatus.  I am

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Colorful Pumpkins

Happy Thanksgiving followers! If you don’t celebrate Thanksgiving I hope that your Thursday is fantastic. I am currently at my grandparent’s house cooking up a storm with my Nana.  I have been baking all week both for family and for work Thanksgiving potlucks. Checkout this Bourbon-Pecan Upside-Down Cake! Seriously delicious.  I hope that today is

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Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween! I hope you day is full of Treats and not too many Tricks. This year Keltin and I are dressed up as Squints Palledorous and Wendy Peffercorn from The Sandlot. I kinda love couples costumes. I’m watching Hocus Pocus tonight. My favorite Halloween movie. What are you dressed as today? Have a great day! Instagram│Facebook│Twitter│YouTube

Foodie Friday: Pumpkin Bread

Oh yes it is that time of year when the pumpkin spiced food comes out of hiding. Now, I’m not a fan of the Pumpkin Spiced Latte but I love me some Pumpkin Bread. In fact, Keltin and I have gone through a loaf and a half in a week. Ingredients: 15 Oz. Pumpkin Puree

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Weekend Wanderings: Granbury, TX: Old-Fashioned July 4th Celebration

This July 4th was a bit of a weird one for all of us because it fell on a Wednesday. Smack dab in the middle of the week – no time to really go anywhere and definitely not enough time to party and recover. My boyfriend and I decide this oddly timed holiday was the

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Happy July 4th

If you are from the U.S.A. then Happy Fourth of July. I hope you are enjoy all the red, white and blue along with tons of food off the grill. Please be safe with all of your celebrating. Don’t burn your fingers lighting fireworks. If you want to see some awesome firework shots check out my

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