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December 20, 2016
Last minute gift guide for foodies, family travelers and bourbon lovers

Last Minute Gift Guide for all the Foodies, Family Travelers and Bourbon Lovers on Your Gift List

It’s less than one week until Christmas, but if you’re like me and scrambling at the end with shipping and wrapping times that are no longer your friend, never fear. There are so many great options out there that you can either still order in time to receive by Christmas, […]
November 22, 2016
Food, Family Travel & Bourbon: A Few of My Favorite Things

Food, Family Travel & Bourbon: A Few of My Favorite Things

Fall is one of my favorite times of the year. With the start of a chill in the air, the abundance of college football and the beauty of colorful fall foliage, this time of the year always signals the beginning of gatherings among family and friends. Whatever the occasion, whether […]
November 22, 2016
White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Caramel Popcorn

What to Snack On This Holiday Season: White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Caramel Popcorn

Looking for the perfect snack for family gatherings or holiday parties this season? Want to treat someone to a special homemade gift? Caramel popcorn is always a great idea, but why not bump it up a bit and take it to the next level with some White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice […]
November 22, 2016
Sprecher Brewery in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

A Family Travel Favorite: Sprecher Brewery in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

When travelling as a family we love to take time to explore local attractions and really get a feel for what makes the place we are visiting special. We recently spent the day in Milwaukee, Wisconsin visiting my sister’s family and decided to venture out and explore something local in […]
November 22, 2016
The "Mapple" Cocktail: A Smoked Maple Apple Bourbon Cocktail

The Smoked “Mapple” Cocktail: THE Bourbon Cocktail to Serve this Thanksgiving

As the weather begins to chill and the holidays are fast upon us, I start thinking fall flavors. And while I am totally on the pumpkin spice bandwagon, pumpkin spice and bourbon in a drink just doesn’t appeal to me. Time to get creative as I really wanted to make […]
November 22, 2016
The "Mapple" Cocktail: A Smoked Maple Apple Bourbon Cocktail

The Smoked “Mapple” Cocktail: THE Bourbon Cocktail to Serve this Thanksgiving

As the weather begins to chill and the holidays are fast upon us, I start thinking fall flavors. And while I am totally on the pumpkin spice bandwagon, pumpkin spice and bourbon in a drink just doesn’t appeal to me. Time to get creative as I really wanted to make […]
May 25, 2016
Summer Bucket List

Create a Family Summer Bucket List and Make the Most of Your Summer

Summer for our family officially began 5 days ago at noon on Friday, May 20th. With no snow days to make up this year we have one of the longest summers I can remember. A total of 84 lazy summer days will give our family plenty of time to enjoy […]
May 13, 2016
Peanut and Tree Nut Free Kentucky Chocolate Pie Bars

Allergy-Friendly Kentucky Chocolate Pie Bars

This past weekend we hosted friends for their first Kentucky Derby here in Louisville, Kentucky. For most people, the first Saturday in May is just any other weekend, but to those of us who live in Kentucky, Derby Day is a national holiday taken VERY seriously. So seriously that schools […]
May 13, 2016

Allergy-Friendly Kentucky Chocolate Pie

Allergy-Friendly Kentucky Chocolate Pie 12345 Votes: 0 Rating: 0 You: Rate this recipe! Print Recipe Allergy-Friendly Kentucky Chocolate Pie Bars, using roasted sunflower seeds for a peanut free and tree nut free dessert. CourseDessert CuisineDessert Servings Prep Time 24 bars 25 mins Cook Time 30-45 mins (depending on pan used) […]