My Ultimate Meatball Sandwich

February 27, 2015

For the longest time I was the absolute biggest fan of Subway’s meatball subs. The chewy bread wrapping so perfectly around meatballs and an almost pizza-like sauce, all warm and melty and good – I mean, y’all? I couldn’t get enough! Not to mention that at the time I worked next door to a Subway […]

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Champagne Shallot Vinaigrette

February 25, 2015

Oh my word y’all, I am D R E A M I N G big time of summer these days. And by these days I mean the past week where I’ve only left the house a handful of times thanks to the crazy ice storm that has swept through the South. I’m so very thankful […]

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Story’s Fourth Day

February 23, 2015

Four years ago today was the worst day of my life. It was the day that my body officially lost the body of a child that we had fallen so deeply in love with over the course of 3+ months. I still remember the way I felt that the world should stop turning because of […]

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Peach Pie Bars – for TWO!

February 20, 2015

Oh y’all. I really really can’t even talk enough about my new favorite cookbook EVER, which just happens to be from one of my favorite people on the planet. Not only is dessert for two a fantastic concept – I mean really, instant portion control? YES PLEASE.   But in addition to that? The recipes […]

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Twice-Baked Sweet Potato with Baked Egg

February 18, 2015

Do you ever have a feeling where you see how every moment leading up to that current second in time just fits? Where you can see that, even in the midst of uncertainty and the craziness of life, you are exactly who you’re supposed to be and doing exactly what you need to be doing?   […]

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Lemon Meringue Pie Cupcakes

February 16, 2015

  Do you believe in miracles?   Because I do, and there’s a beautiful girl that I’ve met through blogging whose faith and journey has only reinforced that belief.   On July 1, 2014 Madison sent a request out into the world asking for prayer. After having gone through two devastating miscarriages, she was once […]

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Coeur a la Creme with Strawberry Sauce and Chocolate Ganache

February 13, 2015

Happy Galentine’s Day y’all! A day for girly desserts, a little wine (well, for some of us), and a lot of telling our friends how much they mean to us. I love getting to celebrate Valentine’s Day with my husband, but the reality is that I love the idea of using this little holiday “season” […]

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Balsamic-Honey Marinated Salmon

February 11, 2015

This post is sponsored by De Nigris vinegar; all opinions are my own. When it comes to flavor one of my favorite ingredients ever to use is vinegar. It’s tangy and delicious, imparting flavor you can only ever get from vinegar itself. Although I’m a big fan of creating marinades for all varieties of meat […]

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My $5 Mantle Makeover

February 9, 2015

  Have I mentioned that I’m completely, totally, utterly obsessed with Fixer Upper? My friend Emily kept talking about how great it was and that the couple is hilarious and the style is fantastic…but all I heard was that it’s on HGTV and I totally tuned out. See, we’re on a budget, and a fairly […]

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Apple Date Breakfast Cookies

February 6, 2015

A couple days ago I posted a little baking project that Wes and I did on Instagram and got a lot of questions asking if he really liked the cookies…and y’all? The answer to that is YES, my sweet picky eater really got excited about them! To the point that he even started eating raw […]

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