With the days getting shorter and the temperature dropping, it’s about the time of year that bonfires start popping up. And what’s one of the best parts about going to a bonfire? Toasting marshmallows over the fire for s’mores, of course! This easy recipe brings those s’mores flavors into cookie form. Cookie bars are a… Read More S’mores Cookie Bars
Hi everyone! My first big event as a military wife was an Army Dining Out. I’m not ashamed to say I scoured the internet looking for any and all information telling me what to expect, what to wear, etc. While there is lots of information on military balls, dining outs seemed to be mostly overlooked.… Read More What is an Army Dining Out?
Are you tired of having piles of dishes waiting to be washed? Me too. Here’s a great solution. This Jambalaya is a one pot meal that’s so easy to make and packed with flavor. And did you catch that one pot thing? Such fast cleanup! If you’ve never had it, jambalaya is a hearty dish… Read More Easy Creole Jambalaya
How has it taken this long to get around to books? We’ll kick off with a good one. Little Women is a sweet coming-of-age classic written by American authoress Louisa May Alcott. While we’re used to seeing Little Women as a lengthy single novel, it was originally a two-parter. Little Women (what we know today… Read More Classic Lit Fix: Little Women
This recipe is a great way to use some of the gorgeous apples that are in season right now. When I was at the grocery store the other day, they had a huge batch of Jonathan apples on sale and they were beautiful – perfect color and shine and they looked so fresh! So, I… Read More Apple Pecan Crisp
George hasn’t gotten a whole post devoted to him for a while, so here it is! A puppy update, or “pupdate”, if you will. George is an awfully happy little fella. Granted, he leads a charmed life and should be happy, but he really is. Happy-go-lucky George is also extremely social and wants to be… Read More Puppy Update
These gingersnaps are great fall cookies! They’ve got cold weather spices and pair well with seasonal drinks like apple cider or whatever flavored latte suits your fancy. They are sweet and subtle while still providing a hint of gingery warmth. And they “disappear” awfully quickly. To my dismay, I’ve learned that some people consider gingersnaps… Read More Gingersnaps