Nearly to Newly Domestic: Easy Snickerdoodle Cookie Recipe

Wow, almost two months since I’ve last posted.  I guess you could say there’s quite a bit that’s happened these past couple of months that I’ll be sharing in some upcoming posts, most notably a new job that I’m hoping will allow me to spend more time on my little corner of the internet. I […]

Will You Be My Valentine, Vodka?

I’m really excited about today’s post!  This past Sunday I was hard at work mixing, shaking and taste-testing some yummy cocktail concoctions so I could share them with you all this week.  Valentine’s Day is on a Friday this year so what’s a better way to say I love you than with a delicious drink? […]

The Last Minute Hostess: Super Bowl Appetizer Ideas

Happy first day of February, y’all!  Can you believe we’ve survived our first month of 2014?  I would be lying if I didn’t say I wanted stab my eye with an icicle a few times – winter in Minnesota has been brutal thus far!  But enough about the weather [we’ve heard a lot about that […]

Now We’re Cooking: Easy Chicken Wild Rice Soup

There’s nothing I crave more during the cold winter months than a bowl of warm, delicious soup… and I mean all kinds of soup.  With the ridiculously cold winter we’ve had in Minnesota so far, it should be no surprise that some kind of soup shows up on my dinner menu each week.  Lately, my […]

Nearly to Newly Jolly: Favorite Christmas Movies

Happy Hump Day, friends!  I hope you all are getting back in the swing of things after the holiday last week.  I, for one, am having a hard time adjusting back to full work days [and a full work week].  I think that all work weeks should be 4 days with a 3 day weekend. […]

Nearly to Newly Domestic: 5 Last-Minute Thanksgiving Dessert Ideas

I can’t believe Thanksgiving is tomorrow; talk about a holiday sneak up!  If you’re anything like me, you usually wait until the very last minute possible to figure out what you’re bringing to the ol’ family get together.  This year, it has been requested that I bring cheesy potatoes… I made these a few years […]