15 festive holiday cocktail recipes

Sharing 15 festive holiday cocktail recipes that are perfect for your Christmas dinner or morning brunch. Hi friends! Hope you’re having a lovely week! I’m swimming through this week’s holiday to-dos: Liv’s class party, wrapping all of the gifts I ordered on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, baking, planning, etc. It’s the storm before the…

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the Tucson blizzard of 2019

Hey hey! How was the weekend? I hope you had a wonderful one. Ours started off with SNOW! I couldn’t believe it when we woke up and opened the curtains to see that huge flakes of snow were falling into the yard. The Pilot’s southern side comes out every now and again, and he said…

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Dinner party tips

Hi friends! How are you? I hope you’re having a wonderful week. Sorry for disappearing on ya yesterday. So much of Monday was spent getting things together for our little shindig that I didn’t have time to blog. Since the girls are out of school for the summer, I’m still trying to navigate my summer…

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Party all weekend

Hey hey! How are you? Hope you enjoyed a fabulous weekend. We had a great one spending time family and friends, so it was definitely a win. 🙂  I shared some of the adventures from Friday and having the fam in town in Friday Faves, and the festivities continued through Sunday. On Saturday, we had…

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Barre Bootcamp- join the fun!

Hey hey! How are you? Hope you had a wonderful weekend. Before I hop into the usual weekend recap, I wanted to announce that Fall Barre Bootcamp registration is officially open! Spots will go quickly, so if you’d like to join in the fun, grab yours here. Here’s a little bit more about barre bootcamp:…

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thoughts on a Thursday (+ a simple homemade pho)

Hey hey friends. How are you? How’s the week going? Thank you so much for the awesome feedback on the Hamilton Workout! I had a little too much fun putting it together. Please let me know if you give it a try! This week, it’s been a mix of the usual shenanigans: school, gymnastics, wrangling…

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Healthy summer party and grilling recipes

Hello!! Happy Monday, and Happy Memorial Day. We’re definitely spending some time today being thankful to those who serve, and have served, to protect our country. The Pilot had a 4-day weekend, so we took a family trip to Jacksonville! I’ll be back tomorrow with a full recap + tons of pics, but in the…

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Oven-Baked Goat Cheese Green Chile Queso

I have a little something for you. It’s melty, cheesy, and has turkey bacon. All you need is a chip (or like, 200) and life is good. Whenever we have friends over, I spend a little while planning my appetizer game. Even though I grew up around Mexican food, Mexican appetizers aren’t my forte. Ok,…

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don’t make me go

I feel like all of my post titles for the next 9 months or so could be some version of “keep me here forever” haha. How was your weekend, friends? Hope you had a great one. Ours was magical, and definitely reminded us of our first couple of months here. We did a lot of…

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BBQx2

Hiiiii! How’s the morning going? Hope you’re enjoying the day and getting back in the swing of things. We are after an awesome weekend surrounded by great friends. Sara was in town -you may recognize her lovely face from the Winter Shape Up workouts- so we met up with her and her boyfriend Garrett for…

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San Diego Lobster Street Tacos

Hi guys! Hows the morning going? I’m pretty excited to welcome y’all to Jess’ Virtual Baby Shower with my contribution to the fun: San Diego Lobster Street Tacos!  Virtual Baby Shower I’m so excited for baby How Sweet on the way, and the chance to virtually celebrate with so many wonderful blog friends. When Bev and Ashley first…

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Grain-Free and Dairy-Free Almond Butter Lava Cakes

These paleo molten chocolate cakes with almond butter are a grain-free, dairy-free, refined sugar-free take on the classic lava cake. They’re sure to be a crowd-pleaser, even for those without dietary restrictions! Hiiii 🙂 How’s the morning going? Thank you so much for all of your amazing giveaway entries and “feel better” wishes. Thankfully, I’m on…

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