Thanksgiving Photo Booth Free Printables

turkey prints

Just a month until Thanksgiving! Agh! We are still trying to solidify our plans–do we go out of town, or stay home? I’m delighted to share these fabulous Thanksgiving Photo Booth Free Printables today!

Halloween and Pumpkin Photography Ideas

Pumpkin photography

It’s always fun to capture the kids for the holidays, and I thought I’d share some ideas for taking pictures with a twist! I found some really fun images that would be great to document your holiday with… Continue Reading

Eating out for Dinner


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Groupon for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Ok, I’m very curious about all of you out there, wondering how often you eat out for dinner. My… Continue Reading

On My Mind in October

Birthday pictures

Dear friends, I haven’t updated you all on all of the fun things going on in the Duke Family recently. Since I know you really want to know, I thought I’d give you a little… Continue Reading

Apple Cinnamon Yogurt Bites

How to Make Apple Cinnamon Yogurt Bites

I’ve got a simple and healthy 4 ingredient snack today with these Apple Cinnamon Yogurt Bites. You simply mix up the ingredients, do a little blend, then freeze the mixture in ice cube trays. I… Continue Reading

Breakfast Burritos for Dinner

easy dinner idea

Few can deny the love of a hearty breakfast burrito in the morning, but it’s one of our favorite staple quick and easy dinner meals, so it’s hardly ever eaten in the AM at the… Continue Reading

Family Meal Plan #9 Need help planning family dinners? Let me do the guess work for you with my family meal plans!

Need ideas for Family Dinner ideas this week? I’ve got another addition of the Family Meal Plan for ya! These are recipes we’ve tried recently, and loved them enough to share. We tried some new… Continue Reading

Giant Dreamcatcher and Halloween Home Tour

Decorating the home for Halloween

After several years of having the same mantel layout for Halloween, I decided to change things up and re-do it with something new. At the center, I created the giant Dreamcatcher that is doubling as… Continue Reading

Pumpkin Spice Cake Mix Cookie Cups

How to make cookies with a cake mix

I am so delighted to share with you the recipe for my new favorite fall treat! These Pumpkin Spice Cake Mix Cookie Cups will not last long at your home, especially if you are like… Continue Reading

Halloween Pillowcase and Gift Tag Idea

halloween gift idea

2 years ago I made a Christmas Pillowcase for my kids, and I thought it’d be fun this year to make a Halloween Pillowcase for them to sleep on in the month of October. I… Continue Reading

Meet the Mormons


What if I told you about a fruit I found that was the most delicious, most sweet, juicy, delectable fruit that I’ve ever tasted, and I had some to share with you, too.  Would you… Continue Reading

Dinner in a Pumpkin

Fun and easy Halloween family dinner

I’m delighted to share a fun tradition we have for our Halloween meal each year, but it also is fun for anytime in the Fall, it’s our recipe for Dinner in a Pumpkin! We’ve been… Continue Reading

My Love Story~Chapter 24: California Trip

airport goodbye

Today is my husband’s birthday, and I thought it was a great day to share another chapter of our Love Story. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, I feel so bad leaving everyone… Continue Reading

Halloween Photo Booth Free Printable Props

Printables for halloween

I’m happy to share with you these fun Halloween Photo Booth Free Printable Props today, created by the talented Kiki Creates! She’s helped me with this series since last June, and I’m trying to hit all… Continue Reading

Favorites to Follow on Pinterest

DIY and crafts and recipes and photography tips

I know most of you enjoy Pinterest as much as I do… so today I’ve gathered a group of bloggers with awesome Pinterest Boards to share with you.  These ladies gather great ideas for pretty much every category that you… Continue Reading