Summertime Strawberry, Basil And Brie Crostini

Crostini is Italian for little toast with toppings, usually served as an appetizer. With summer right around the corner, I thought “fresh from the farm” ingredients such as strawberry, basil, brie, and prosciutto would make the perfect toppings for a crostini appetizer. This summertime crostini is ready in 10 minutes and is such a fun, unique appetizer. Over the past...
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8 Summer Short Shorts

Have any of you searched your local retailers for basic denim short shorts lately? I have and I’m finding it impossible to find simple shorts without all the frills! I’ve been rummaging through racks all spring and the denim shorts are trends only – either too high waisted, too ripped, WAY too short with the pockets hanging out, embellished, or...
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Vanessa Hudgens Look For Less

I LOVE checking out celebrities as they work their way through an airport. Their airport attire is usually way more wearable than something you’d see them wearing on the streets of New York or Hollywood. Vanessa Hudgens looks amazing in her easy breezy “perfect for summer” outfit. Her pleated blue pants, ivory tank and cardigan look so comfy dressed up...
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Italian Dinner Housewarming Basket

Last September when John was 5 months old and we were living in our rental house, we finally broke ground on the property we’d owned for 6 years, a lot that we purchased right before we got married. I remember my husband calling me later that week to tell me that someone had broken ground on the lot next to...
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Classic Cuban Mojito

It’s not summer yet, but it sure feels like it here in Florida. I’m not sure if there is a cocktail that better defines sunny days than Cuba’s classic mojito! The mint and the lime paired with rum and club soda are so refreshing. I can tell that I am going to love sipping on cocktails this summer in our...
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