Do You Boo?

boo bucket closeup

Do you Boo? As best I can tell, Boo-ing is a southern tradition.  It seems to be as southern as monogrammed yetis, golf carts at pickup, apple pie, and maroon vs orange.  (Gig ’em!) This kind of Boo-ing  isn’t the kind that you do when you jump out of the shadows and scream “Boo”  at… 

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Game Day Eats

friday night lights

Football and Texas They’re practically synonymous, right? Around here, football means family, food, and friends. If there’s a game on – there’s a crowd and cheering and sharing and laughter and memories being made. My very first football game that I can remember was at Kyle Field, watching the Aggies.  I have no idea who… 

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A Texas Thanksgiving Menu

thanksgiving turkey and dressing

Hey y’all! The weather is finally cooling off down here in Texas, Princess’ birthday has passed (TEN! She is TEN! – How did that happen?) which means it’s time to start planning for Thanksgiving!!  We’re hosting Thanksgiving this year, and I’m really excited to A)not be traveling and B)having Thanksgiving in my own house!! I… 

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More Than Just a Decoration

our tree

You know those Christmas Trees that you see in the Mall or in magazines and craft stores, y’all know the ones that I’m talking about, they’re perfection… swathed in gorgeous ribbons and lights, all the ornaments are color coordinated and the trees just take your breath away. I love those trees. That’s not our tree,… 

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Five S’more Recipes for National S’mores Day

s'mores skewers in crushed graham crackers

August 10th is National S’mores Day   That’s right, there’s a day dedicated to celebrating the delicious marriage of graham crackers, chocolate and ooey gooey toasted marshmallows. This day deserves multiple moments of silence. In honor of National S’mores Day, I thought I’d share a few delicious and brilliant S’mores recipes with y’all.    … 

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Fourth of July Menu Ideas

4th of july recipes

Fourth of July is just around the corner and because I love y’all, and I needed a place for all my Fourth of July Menu Ideas… I give y’all…     In the ‘Good ol’ US of A’  the 4th of July is a day for beverages, barbecues, fireworks and celebration. Here’s a bit of… 

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Father’s Day Food Ideas


Father’s Day is less than a week away! Whether y’all are heating up the pit and grilling some steaks, smoking a brisket or serving up the Dad in your life’s favorite stir-fry… Good food and family go together with Father’s Day like Bacon and Eggs. If you need some Father’s Day inspiration, here are some… 

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