bacon-wrapped dates

Seriously, these are the bomb dot com! Super simple and delicious! Ingredients 30-40 large Medjool dates 1 container of crumbled goat cheese 1 small bag of raw almonds 1 lb bacon (nitrate free, sugar free) Directions Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper Pre-heat oven to 425 Cut each slice of bacon into thirds and… Continue reading bacon-wrapped dates

diy · diy: gifts · diy: home accents · Uncategorized

glass diy projects

I recently took a trip to the local Goodwill and was once again stricken by the realization that Goodwill is a major supplier for us DIYers! I mean, aisle after aisle of merchandise screaming to be painted, glued, sequined and the like. I generally start in the furniture aisles and always look for the colored… Continue reading glass diy projects


asparagus & ham quiche

I’ve been planning a few showers for this summer, so brunch has been on the brain! I was super excited to find this Asparagus & Ham Quiche recipe from The Little Green Spoon. It’s paleo, and looks delicious. Can’t wait to give it a go! xo Ronda

be healthy · be healthy: sides & snacks · Uncategorized

paleo cinnamon raisin bagels

This sweet blogger has some awesome paleo recipes! Check out what she’s up to over at The Little Green Spoon!


liebster award nomination

If you’ve been trackin’ with me since the beginning, you might remember when I was nominated for the Sunshine Award back in January 2014. (If you missed it, you can read about it here!) Well, I’ve been nominated for another award… yay! This time it’s for the Liebster Award (which you can read more about… Continue reading liebster award nomination


winter olympics diy roundup

Originally posted on M&J Blog:
The 2014 Winter Olympics are underway which means that for the next couple of weeks you and your friends are going to be glued to the television set rooting for the home team! If you’re more of a doer than a watcher, you might want to take a…


diy faux tiled lamp

Originally posted on flower crowns & candy:
Its cute, but is it $90 (on sale) cute? ┬áNope. Here’s my version. I love shopping on Gilt, the style and ease of the site is so addicting. ┬áBut even with their “70% off” items, prices can still run a little steep, especially in their home goods section.…

entertain · entertain: parties · Uncategorized

super bowl bingo {free and printable}

The BIG GAME is today, and though you’ll be enjoying lots of yummy snacks and putting up some festive game-watchin’ decor for all your fans (check out my awesome super bowl party snacks here and decorations here), I’m sure you may have one or two (or three or four…) guests who just aren’t into the… Continue reading super bowl bingo {free and printable}


sunshine award nomination

I may not have won a Grammy last night, but I did get nominated for the Sunshine Blogging Award! Woot woot! I’m new to the blogging world, so I didn’t even know there were awards out there. Apparently, there’s lots. I feel like I’m in 3rd grade again making the top ten in the spelling… Continue reading sunshine award nomination