Bacon Cheddar Muffins

bacon cheddar muffin recipe

Yeah, you read that right. Bacon Cheddar Muffins. Basically the best breakfast food of all time. INGREDIENTS: Bacon (about 12 slices) 1 egg Vegetable oil 3/4 cup milk 1-3/4 cup flour 1/4 cup sugar 1 tbsp baking powder 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese 1/2 cup crunchy cereal DIRECTIONS: Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Cook bacon […]

10 Ways to Clean with Clorox

10 ways to clean with clorox

This is a sponsored post by Clorox. All opinions are 100% mine.  With the holidays fast-approaching it’s time to get the house in order for your family and guests. One of my secret tools is Clorox bleach. I know many of you have Clorox® in your home, but did you know it has tons of […]

One Year Later

nest for less family room makeover

I can’t believe it’s been one year since we moved into our new home. I guess the saying is true: time flies when you’re having fun. I thought today I would take a look back at the past 12 months and see what we’ve gotten accomplished around the new digs. The great room is where we […]

Younique Mascara GIVEAWAY!

younique mascara

THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED. Let me preface this by saying I do NOT sell Younique! This isn’t some “hey, come buy stuff from me” campaign. I’m just a HUGE fan of this mascara. Seriously. So since the holidays are basically here I thought you could use a little stocking stuffer. Maybe something that you’ve seen […]

What’s YOUR Wish?

Girl With Thank You Sign

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of UPS for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. So you might remember about 3 weeks ago I shared a story with you guys about holiday cheer, trying to spread love and joy through holiday wishes and stories. This season, UPS wants to share these magical […]

Entryway Foyer Makeover

painted front entry foyer door

The last time I showed you guys my entryway it was in need of some major love. I could’t decide what piece of furniture I wanted to showcase and it needed some serious color infusion. Well I’m happy to report that a long weekend did just the trick in getting this space completed. Come take a […]

November in Review

christmas garland ornament

It’s been a little quiet around here recently. As some of you may know, I live in the St. Louis area. With Ferguson all over the news, it’s been a bit hard to tear myself away from the television to work on projects. But here’s to hoping next week/month will improve, that my city will heal, and […]

Christmas Sun Room

sun room christmas decorations

The tree is up, the wreath is hung… I’m officially ready for Christmas. Well besides that whole shopping, cooking, baking thing. Last week I showed you guys my Christmas kitchen and family room, but today I’m taking you on a tour of my final decorated space… the sun room. And I think this is my […]

Christmas Kitchen Décor

christmas kitchen makeover

Well yesterday I showed you my family room all festive for the holidays. Today I’m taking you on a tour of my other happy place… the kitchen. It’s not like I overly decorated for the season, just added some little touches around the space. Basically my countertops and center island got a lot more love. […]