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Mother’s Day Gift Guide ’19

Mother's Day is officially a week away! Have you found the perfect gift for the mom in your life? If not, do not panic! I have compiled a list of gifts anyone would absolutely love. Rather they be a mom, sister, aunt, grandma, new mom, dog mom, I have got you covered! There are a… Continue reading Mother’s Day Gift Guide ’19

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‘You have a PIZZA my heart’

Is it just me or did January last for about a year? Finally, Valentine's Day is just around the corner.  Jake and I generally keep things pretty low key on V-Day:  we typically exchange cards, I usually get some beautiful flowers, and we usually go out to dinner. Neither of us are very materialistic and… Continue reading ‘You have a PIZZA my heart’

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Galentine’s Day 2019

    Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and so is Galentine's Day! For those of you who are out of the loop, Galentine's Day originated on Amy Poehler’s TV comedy Parks and Rec. It falls on February 13th and celebrates the platonic love that girlfriends share. As Amy’s character Leslie says on the… Continue reading Galentine’s Day 2019

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Cheater’s Chili Recipe

As a bitter, “never forget Deflate-gate” Seahawks fan, I’m calling this recipe Cheater’s Chili in honor of the Patriots being back in the Super Bowl yet again!  Super fast and easy and tastes delicious even with the seasoning shortcuts and canned beans! This recipe does not require long hours stewing away in the slow cooker.… Continue reading Cheater’s Chili Recipe

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Bills, Bank Accounts and Budgets

“Adulting” can be really hard. It seems that as a kid, being an adult is what you are working for. You imagine living in a beautiful house, driving to your dream job in your luxury car, without a care in the world about your income, bills, or 401Ks. It’s quite blissful until you are rudely… Continue reading Bills, Bank Accounts and Budgets

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Santa’s Speedy Christmas Cookie Plate

I cannot believe that Christmas is just days away! If you are like me, you have finished your last minute shopping but you still need to complete (or start!) your holiday baking. Baking is always the last thing on my checklist because one, I want it to be fresh for my guests, and (mostly) two--I… Continue reading Santa’s Speedy Christmas Cookie Plate

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Christmas Table Decor

I have always loved planning for parties. Organizing the menu, the playlist, and the theme was one of my favorite things to do growing up. Even when I was very young, I would plan "parties" that took place in my bedroom, complete with made-up party games, music and drinks (Dixie-cups filled with water from the… Continue reading Christmas Table Decor