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Author: Lorie

10 Simple Summer Salads + Sides (Perfect For Any BBQ!)

10 Simple Summer Salads + Sides (Perfect For Any BBQ!)

Summer time, the living’s easy… Yes friends, it is Memorial Day Weekend and the start of the official BBQ season. To be honest, I thought we had one more week until the holiday until the other day, so you almost got this post a week […]

Tiramisu Hot Fudge Sundae

Tiramisu Hot Fudge Sundae

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MySummerSweets #CollectiveBias Ladyfingers, espresso infused hot fudge, vanilla ice cream and whipped cream–oh my! This Tiramisu Hot Fudge Sundae going to be the perfect sundae to kick off […]

Browned Butter + Garlic Spaghetti with Spring Peas

Browned Butter + Garlic Spaghetti with Spring Peas

This simple Browned Butter + Garlic Spaghetti with Spring Peas recipe comes together in under 30 minutes for a perfect, delicious weeknight dinner. Are you a ‘peas, please’ kind of person or a ‘get those green things away from me!’ person. In our house, we […]

Our Adoption Story: Part II

Our Adoption Story: Part II

  It is important to realize that we adopt not because we are rescuers. No. We adopt because we are rescued. Today I bring you part two of our adoption story. And it is truly a story of rescue. Sam saved our lives, my life, […]

Lemon Poppy Seed Overnight Oats

Lemon Poppy Seed Overnight Oats

If you love overnight oats, these Lemon Poppy Seed Overnight Oats may just be your new favorite! I can’t thank you all enough for the sweet messages and words of support after sharing the first part of our adoption story. It is certainly no coincidence […]

Our Adoption Story: Part I  + Sweet Potato Morning Glory Muffins

Our Adoption Story: Part I + Sweet Potato Morning Glory Muffins

I have always been an open book, like wide open. It’s a good thing for the most part but trust me, there have been times it has bitten me in the butt. And I am honestly so glad that I was so upfront throughout our […]