• Entertaining,  Recipes

    How to Make a Charcuterie Board

    You are most likely probably familiar with a charcuterie board now. They seem to have become the newest thing over the past few years and honestly I’m not mad about it. If anyone is having a charcuterie board and some wine count me in. That is easily probably one of our favorites for a little at home date night. If you are not familiar with a charcuterie board it typically is essentially meat, cheese, and crackers on a board. They are typically also paired with different spreads, olives, fruits, nuts, and more as well. Some people have even started making dessert charcuterie board and seasonally themed boards for different holidays.…

  • Holidays

    25 Simple Decor Ideas to Prepare for Hosting Thanksgiving

    Hosting Thanksgiving can seem like a big task. Whether you’re hosting Thanksgiving for the first time, you host Thanksgiving annually or you are hosting a small Friendsgiving these 25 simple decor ideas to prepare for hosting Thanksgiving will give you some great ideas. A lot of preparation can be placed on the host for Thanksgiving. It can be a lot to host when it comes to all the food and preparing your space. I’m all about making things easier and functional. Consider using disposable platters, plates, napkins and utensils if possible to make cleaning up simple. Also, keep the decor simple you don’t need to spend hours decorating to add…

  • Organizing

    Favorite Cleaning Products

    There’s nothing better the walking into your home and seeing a nice clean house. You walk in to the fresh scents of lemon from clean counters and cotton from clean loads of laundry. This sounds wonderful, but let’s be honest the house isn’t always clean. I try my best to keep our house pretty clean and tidy because I don’t like our space cluttered, but sometimes it happens – that’s life. For us I can try to keep our house clean as much as I want, but having a dog who sheds make that somewhat impossible – cue the vacuuming daily, but it’s okay she’s worth it. The cleaning products…

  • Decor,  Holidays

    5 Ways to Decorate Your House for Fall

    Fall brings cooler weather, leaves changing, and the holiday season beginning. We might not get to enjoy much of the leaves changing in Florida, but I love the start of cooler evening, preparing for the holidays, and all the pumpkin! Where are my fellow pumpkin lovers at?? Decorating for the seasons can be fun, but also overwhelming. Not to mention you might find some trouble figuring out where to store all the decor season to season. Below are 5 ways to decorate your house for fall including some options that won’t take up too much storage space. Table Decor Decorating your dining room table is a great way to decorate…

  • Kitchen,  Organizing

    Kitchen Decor and Organization

    The kitchen is such a big focal point to any home. People tend to gather in the kitchen often when guests are over and you spend a decent amount of time in it everyday whether it is prepping breakfast and lunch or making dinner. The kitchen decor and organization is important, so you can truly enjoy the space. Kitchens don’t necessary have as much decor as say a living room, but there are still decor elements that truly impact the whole space. I love to try to utilize having functional decor in a kitchen meaning it not only serves as decor, but also as a useful purpose. Playing around with…

  • Home Projects

    10 House Projects for Under $100

    House projects can seem daunting when you start to think of the time and money it might cost you. Some projects can take years to save up for and might even take a few months to complete. These big projects are usually what first comes to mind when you think about home renovations and improvements you want to make. There are so many small projects that can really transform a place though. It’s important not to overlook these small things especially if you are working on a budget. Another added bonus is these most of these 10 house projects for under $100 can mostly be done as a DIY projects,…

  • Recipes

    Mini Apple Pie Cups

    Typically the only time we enjoy apple pie might be around the holidays. These mini apple pie cups make the perfect small dessert for when you are wanting something sweet, but don’t want the whole pie around the house for days lol. These are also perfect for parties, potlucks, or any social gathering because they are the perfect size for a small dessert “finger food”. The mini apple pie cups have a soft flaky crust that gets pressed down into a muffin pan. The pie crust is then filled with a sweet apple filling to make a delicious sweet treat. We will definitely be adding these to our holiday food…

  • Home Projects

    House Updates with Paint

    Home improvement projects can be expensive. Sometimes they start out small and then just start to add up quicker and quicker. A great way to transform a space or make some small updates is by simply getting a gallon of paint. Changing up the color of walls or furniture can completely transform the room. Paint could also be used to help give something a little bit of a refresh. We have made some house updates with paint in our house by painting the interior walls, painting bathroom tile, painting our shed, bathroom vanity, and our pantry. I’m sure there will be some more house updates with paint in the future…

  • Home Projects

    DIY Bathroom Renovation

    Bathroom renovations can seem daunting. We decided we wanted to do a DIY bathroom renovation to update our bathroom to give it a bit of a modern refresh. There was tan and cream speckled tile all along the walls and we didn’t want to have to hire a contractor or deal with having to replace drywall to remove the tile. We had to get a little creative in some ways we could potentially update the space without breaking the bank or doing a full bathroom renovation. Our bathroom originally had a big rectangular gold mirror, with cream walls, and a brown wood vanity with granite counter top. The vanity was…

  • Recipes

    Easy Pumpkin Muffins

    Fall is right around the corner, which means it is almost time for ALL things pumpkin. (YAYYY!) These easy pumpkin muffins only require 2 ingredients making them the perfect simple recipe to whip up a fall pumpkin treat. The muffins are great to make for breakfast throughout the week, the holidays, or just as a snack. This recipe can be followed to make pumpkin bread as well. Just simply place the mixture into a bread loaf pan instead of a muffin pan. For something a little sweeter or more of a dessert top with a cream cheese icing to create a delicious pumpkin cupcake. Regardless of what you make this…