Wine Tasting & Tapas Viewing Party

Wine Tasting and Tapas Viewing Party

My Wine Tasting and Tapas Viewing Party tutorial has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. #Chardonnation, #NotableSummer #CollectiveBias” The secrets I share today will show you how to put together a wine tasting that will make you look like a professional chef. I returned home from an amazing trip to Kenya and have a ton of pictures to sort though. Our friends and family have been asking to see them, but I don’t just want to swipe through them on my phone. Instead, I’m hosting a small viewing party. For the menu I’m serving Tapas and wine. The Tapas I’m serving are a mix of [Click here to continue reading]

Frugal Movie Night Decor

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Walmart Family Mobile. All opinions are mine alone. #YourTaxCash #CollectiveBias A few weeks ago when I got my income tax return I was in the market for new phone and phone plans for the family. My goal was to get the most bang for my buck, save money and use as little of my tax return as possible to make this all come together.  Value After comparing mobile phone plans to get the most value, I decided to upgrade my kids Walmart Family Mobile and get them a new phone. I switched them to the Walmart Family Mobile PLUS Plan which gives them Unlimited Talk, Text, & Data, includes up to 10GB of [Click here to continue reading]

Big Game Popcorn Bar

Today’s Big Game Popcorn Bar tutorial plus Garlic Herb Popcorn Seasoning & Cheesy Taco Popcorn Seasoning Recipes has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #AllStarSnackBar #CollectiveBias I don’t pretend to be a football fan, but I just so happened to marry a man who lived and breathed football for the first decade of our marriage. Now I’m a mom of boys who love the game just as much as their dad. While I never learned to go bananas for game day, I did fall in love with creating themed meals for my family while they watch the games. There was a big college game this weekend so I made concession style food to serve during game time. I [Click here to continue reading]

Back to School Party | How to Plan and Decorate

My Back to School party, goodie bag idea and shopping trip has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Healthy4School #CollectiveBias I’m still experiencing the Back to School excitement from from the start of the school year. To help nurture the excitement, I planned this back to school breakfast. It’s a good time of year to celebrate our children’s accomplishments and encourage them to do well during the winter quarter. The Theme The goal of my party is to encourage families to prepare for a healthy school year and continue being their children’s biggest cheerleader. Today I’ll show you how I planned my party and created fun goodie bags. These goodie bags will help families prepare and guard against [Click here to continue reading]

Garden Themed Party | How to plan and decorate

This post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. This post was sponsored by Starbucks as part of an Influencer Activation. I received compensation and complimentary products to facilitate my review. #StarbucksCaffeLatte #MyStarbucksatHome #CollectiveBias I’ve been so busy lately that I haven’t connected with my girlfriends. We’ve tried over the past weeks to have a coffee date, but our schedules weren’t linking up. I didn’t want another week to go by without seeing them so I’m hosting a girls morning out garden party. The theme of the party is about sowing seeds of time and nurturing friendships. Today, I’m showing you how fun and easy a garden party is to plan and decorate.  THE SCENE The inspiration [Click here to continue reading]

How I Plan a Intimate Gathering + Brie and Cranberry Stuffed Crescent Rolls Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MoscatoMoments #CollectiveBias The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. For Christmas my husband took me up to the Biltmore House in Asheville North Carolina where we toured the property early in the day and attended a wine tasting that night. It was one of the most romantic dates, and I was able to learn a a lot about wines and how to pair them. While I’m still no expert, I did learn a few things I’d incorporate at a get-together. For a summer get-together I’d choose affordable and flavorful wine like Sutter Home.  Their Moscato and NEW Moscato Blends are perfect choices and are available [Click here to continue reading]