No-Sweat No-Bake Desserts for Summer

9 glorious no-sweat no-bake desserts for Summer!

Ahhhh, the glorious Summer days of triple digit heat indexes!  I decided that our A/C deserves the MVP award right now ... poor thing is working night and day.  So, it only seems fair that I give our oven a break as much as possible right now, right?  And you know what that means ... No-sweat, no-bake desserts all Summer long!! I did my part this week and busted out my grill pan and a few minutes later, we had the ridiculous dessert that is Grilled Donuts a la mode!  And while I was … [Continue reading...]

Buffalo Chicken Melts & Blue Cheese Sriracha Dip

Lunch with a kick! Buffalo chicken melts and blue cheese Sriracha dip!

This post brought to you by Texas Pete. All opinions are 100% mine. Does your family have a favorite type of meal?  I know some of you may love casseroles.  While other families may default straight to pizza.  Hands down, we are a sandwich family!  Easy to personalize and perfectly portable, sandwiches are always one of our go-to easy meals. Beach  trip or a day on the boat? PB & Js! Lazy weekend afternoon? Slow cooker pulled pork sandwiches! Ball park? Subs! Easy weeknight … [Continue reading...]

Grilled Donuts a la Mode

Grilled donuts a la mode! These look SO delicious!

Your eyes do not deceive you.  And yes, you read that right: Grilled donuts a la mode. Let’s break this down. First: donuts.  Soft, fresh bakery glazed donuts grilled until warm and slightly toasty.  Grilled until that delicate crispy glaze just starts to warm and glisten. Then: the warm donuts are topped with robust scoops of rich […]

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Creativity Unleashed Link Party #29


If you follow me on Instagram, you may have seen the deluge of pictures from Haven Conference – a blogger conference that was in Atlanta last Thursday through Sunday.  On the heels of the conference, my family scooped up their sleep deprived, mama on information overload for our first real family vacation in the mountains […]

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12 Droolworthy, Don’t Miss, Must Make Desserts!!

12 droolworthy, do not miss, must make desserts!

Ya’ll are KILLING it every week at the Creativity Unleashed Link Party!  I find myself spending a ton of time browsing, pinning and discovering tons of new blogs every single week!  This week was no exception and I just couldn’t help but highlight one dozen of the desserts that are just daring me to ditch […]

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Triple Berry Lime Slush & the BEST Triple Berry Sauce

Triple berry lime slush and a killer triple berry sauce!

Ahhhhhh, sweet, sweet Summer time!  Tan lines, toes in the sand, pool days, grill outs, lazy weekends, flip flops, sunscreen … that is pretty much the formula for our perfect Summer!  And if you throw in a something wildly delicious to drink - BINGO!  But if you want to hit the Summer lottery jackpot of awesome, you are going […]

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Painted Wooden Coasters {Made with Cedar Shims}

Painted wooden coasters made from inexpensive cedar shims - great gift!

I have some pretty grand plans for a living room makeover that I am gathering the gumption to start on.  I think I have settled on rustic coastal … weathered wood, rope accents, nautical accents with charm and character, gray, blue and brown with pops of coral and white … it is absolutely gorgeous.  Well, in […]

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Creativity Unleashed Link Party #28 ~ Friday Funday!


Are you following along for the madness?  I mean on Instagram!  All four of your party hosts have joined hundreds of other bloggers at Haven Conference in Atlanta, GA!  So,  right now, I am probably running on fumes, recharging with coffee and starting to get ready to head down to breakfast before a full day […]

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Refreshing Sips & Sticks – Summer Drinks & Popsicles

Refreshing Sips and Sticks - Fun Summer Drinks and Popsicles!

If you happen to pass by our house this Summer, don’t be surprised if you hear a dramatic, “I’m melting, I’m melting!” And if you find a puddle of long brown hair, sparkly red nail polish and flip flops, just scoop me off the sidewalk and shove me in the A/C.  Oh fine.  Enough with […]

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