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My Chili Recipe

My Chili Recipe

I’ve tweaked this chili recipe over about 30 years after making chili when we were newlyweds from a “Southern Living” magazine recipe (remember when it was all about home decor and cooking?). I kept some of the unique ingredients as I developed my own recipe over the years. They really […]

For The Bad Ass Dad on Fathers Day

For The Bad Ass Dad on Fathers Day

Shop For The Action Guy I see a lot of Fathers Day Gift Guides, but so many of them just don’t relate to my own husband who has spent a lifetime in “Bad-Assery”, lol. Here’s the thing about shopping for the action guy: Every item he owns from his sports […]

Unique Holiday Gift Guide

Unique Holiday Gift Guide

This is one of my favorite posts for the whole year! I love showing gifts to you that you haven’t seen everywhere else! I cultivate this guide all year long and I hope that this is a great resource for you! I like to spotlight smaller businesses, who have unique […]

Thanksgiving Thoughts

Thanksgiving Thoughts

I love this time of year. November is the real kick-off for the holiday season! I like to use this month to really focus on what I’m grateful for. I know that we should practice that all year long, but let’s face it- life gets busy and we get sidetracked! […]

Mountains to Beaches!

Mountains to Beaches!

We stole a little time to get away recently and wow was it needed! I thought I’d give you a little catch-up with what’s been going on. Trip to the Mountains First, we grabbed Winston and took a few days to head up to Estes Park, here in Colorado. We […]

How To Start A Blog in 2019

How To Start A Blog in 2019

The number one question I’m asked about is about how to start a blog. I thought that I’d try to lay it out here for anyone interested and that way I can just refer people to it when I’m asked because there truly is a steep (and potentially costly) learning […]

The Dinner Hack For Busy People

The Dinner Hack For Busy People

I’ve been wanting to share this with you for a while now, but I really wanted to test this out before reviewing. For some of you, this is going to be a no-brainer for making your life easier. This is how I’ve made dinner time great again, even though I’m […]