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These easy fried fish tacos are full of tangy flavor and are quick to make!

Easy and Tangy Oven Fried Fish Tacos

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Seafood Nutrition Partnership for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. National Seafood Month is October so we’re celebrating again with another seafood recipe!  (catch my…

GREAT LIST! 24 of the most essential holiday cooking tools this season!

24 of the Most Essential Holiday Cooking Tools

‘Tis the season for feasting finally!!  Whether you’re hosting at your house this year or pot-lucking it somewhere else… or if you’re a traditional dish sort of group or like to experiment, holiday cooking and baking are…

A quick and easy pumpkin craft for fall! Update those faux pumpkins with a beautiful rust finish!

Simple Rusty Pumpkin Craft for Your Fall Decor

I’ve mentioned it before, but I’m not one for decorating our house for anything other than Christmas.  Aside from not having the room to store stuff from another season (Christmas’ stash is already pushing it), the…

Minted is hands-down THE best place to order holiday cards from, see all the amazing features they offer!

Early Bird Holiday Cards the Easy Way at Minted (and a Giveaway)!

Well, it’s almost that time of year you guys!!  The holiday season is only about a month away (HOW?!) which means it’s almost time to start shopping for the best stationary of the year, holiday cards!…

An easy DIY mantel update with crown molding! Perfect solution for that ugly boring mantel!

DIY Mantel Update with Crown Molding

This post was not only a welcome distraction from the horrendous “debate” on television last night, but it may just be one of my favorite DIYs of all time.  It was a perfect storm of a MUCH needed update,…

A few of my favorite finds this month

First Week Favorites

Happy Monday everyone!  Soooo, I know these are two pathetic weeks late but I finally remembered them, so here they are finally.  I’ve been in a little shopping state of mind lately thanks to our trip to…

A peek into our shopping trip to Magnolia Market this fall!

A Pre-Silobration Stop by Magnolia Market

If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook, you may have seen that I headed back home to north Texas last week for my cousin’s wedding.  What’s right smack dab on the way from south Texas…

Sharpie metallic markers make this Copper and Yarn Textured Monogram super easy to make!

Easy Copper and Textured Yarn Monogram {Monthly DIY Challenge}

Holy cow, it’s already halfway through October?!  I’ve been out of town the last week but am going to be dusting off the ‘ol blog and getting back at it soon, sharing pics of my second…

EASY PESTO SHRIMP DIP - Just four ingredients to make this great seafood dip!

Quick and Easy Pesto Shrimp Dip

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Seafood Nutrition Partnership. All opinions are 100% mine. We love seafood and eat it about twice a week on average.  Fish, shrimp, crab, or oysters…we…

Who knew you could Mod Podge sand?! These beachy sand covered bottles are quick and easy to make with just some sand, Mod Podge, and empty bottles!

How to Make Sand-Covered Bottles {Monthly DIY Challenge}

Monthly DIY Challenge time again!!  This month we got to play with Mod Podge which somehow I have never used before, ever!  I know, I pretty much should be banned from DIY/craft blogland for that.  But…

Love this rustic fall door swag with burlap and beautiful coastal grasses!

Easy Burlap Fall Door Swag with Coastal Grass

While fall was my favorite time of year growing up in north Texas, we never get much of one where we’re at now in south Texas.  It doesn’t start to cool off until sometime in November…

Six of my favorite finds from shopping around the web this month

First Week Favorites

  The struggle is real y’all.  I just can’t get my rear in gear lately, like I’m still recovering from that kitchen project and don’t want to do.a.thing.  Anyone else get these slumps??  I’m so sorry…

20 BEAUTIFUL Farmhouse Stained Wood Doors

20 Beautifully Classic Farmhouse Stained Wood Doors

I know I’m not alone in browsing images of beautiful homes on the internet constantly and I’ve amassed quite the robust dream home boards on Pinterest.  One trend I am always gravitating to is a beautifully stained…

Zesty Sausage and Rice - Super quick and easy weeknight meal full of flavor!

Zesty Sausage and Rice (aka Dad’s Famous “Goulash”)

Yay!  A recipe post!!  I know it’s been for.ev.er since I’ve shared a recipe post on here (three months ago, really??), but between the huge kitchen update and basic summer happenings I am just now getting back…

The Impatient-but-Meticulous Way to Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets, complete with a project and supply checklist!!

The Impatient-but-Meticulous Person’s Guide to Painting Kitchen Cabinets!

The biggest part of our recent kitchen makeover was of course painting the kitchen cabinets (although that door gave us quite the headache).  While I was glad our cabinets weren’t the dreaded orange honey oak, the…

How to Fix Broken Drawer Fronts - An easy and strong way to fix those cracked or broken drawer fronts!

How to Fix Broken Drawer Fronts, Easily!

This week I am sharing tutorials for the DIYs I did during our recent Rustic Gray Kitchen Update!  Monday I shared how we installed a beautifully chippy old door for the laundry room (that was the…