Fall Family Getaway – Gatlinburg, Tennessee

The Smoky Mountains

It’s our favorite time of year and we love getting away for a few days or long weekends to enjoy the cool weather and to see the colors changing. This past weekend, we took a Fall Family Getaway to Gatlinburg, Tennessee (one of our favorite places to visit in the Fall) and had a great […]

Good Night, Little Pumpkin {review & giveaway)

Good Night Little Pumpkin

We received this product at no cost in exchange for our honest review. All opinions expressed are solely mine.   Good Night, Little Pumpkin is the perfect book to read to your little one’s this Halloween. Whatever your family traditions are for this holiday, this is a must read. We celebrate Halloween with candy, dressing […]

Easy Loaded Potato Soup Using a Crock Pot


Yum! This stuff is so good! I make it year round but it’s the perfect recipe for a fall evening. This loaded potato soup will have everyone coming back for more! *Ingredients* 1 (30 oz.) bag frozen hash-brown potatoes (I use the squared, southern style) 2 (14 oz.) cans chicken broth 1 (10.75 oz.) can […]

5 Easy Fall Decorations For Your Home


It’s right around the corner folks! My favorite time of year is upon us and I cannot wait to break out the fall candles and start decorating. What did I “Pin” this year to make sure I come back to? Wood Pumpkins from Palletwood – thanks to Infarrantly Creative Burlap Table Runner with Bow Numbered Pumpkins […]

Fall Trees {craft}


Some of my favorite crafts to do with the boys are during the fall months. This week we made Fall trees using q-tips. If you’re looking for a fun, colorful, and easy craft to do, this one is for you! *Supplies Needed* Construction Paper – we used white Q-Tips Paint Crayons/Markers Paper Plate *Instructions* Make […]

Fall Decor & Recipes {Season of Traditions Link-Up}


I’m so excited that Fall is officially here! I love being able to wear sweatshirts, see the leaves change, and cook some of my favorite foods. This fall, I’ll be making some new recipes that I’ve found lately. How does this Pull Apart Cinnamon Pumpkin Bread sound? MmMm, I bet it’s delish! picture source  Or how […]

Scared Shrekless {Family Halloween at Gaylord Opryland}


Dress up your little ghouls and goblins in their favorite costumes and head out to Gaylord Opryland for an early Halloween celebration with Shrek & Friends! Scared Shrekless is going to be a blast and my boys are looking forward to it. They know they aren’t going trick or treating this year on October 31st, […]

The Season of Traditions


September through December are some of my favorite months. Why? Back to School – we just took our school pictures. I love how they turned out!  Fall – I think this is my favorite season of all! Football, Chili in the crockpot, cool air, pumpkin candles, and sweatshirts. Ahh, doesn’t get much better than that. […]