Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes + Maple Bourbon Buttercream

I’ve been on a bit of a bourbon kick lately. I think it’s my wintertime tequila. I partially blame Jackson‘s for making the most unbelievably delicious mixed drink the world has ever known – The Bourbon Alexandre. Haven’t had it? Drop everything and go right now. It’s better than cookie dough egg rolls. It’s better […]

Roll Tide and Happy Birthday

Tonight we’re watching Alabama football, and all is right in our world. Yes, it’s Sunday. And yes, we’re watching the Alabama – San Jose State game for the second night in a row. But last night’s inaugural game was interrupted by the most delightful of things: the laughter of our favorite people, plates overflowing with […]

Insecurity, Patient Hope, and a Birthday Fiesta

Today was an insecure day. Do you ever have those? Days when NOTHING is right. Hair, eyebrows, outfit, words that tumble out of your mouth that make you cringe. I don’t know … maybe it’s the weather, maybe it’s my new allergy medicine, maybe it’s constantly interrupted sleep I’m experiencing because Puff has decided to […]