{Refreshing} Watermelon Mint Jello Shots

Watermelon Jello Shots

With the 4th falling in the middle of the week this year, it gives us TWO back-to-back weekends to celebrate in style and if you’re having trouble finding a unique, refreshing adult treat here’s a winner! Watermelon is a staple at pretty much any backyard BBQ… but what about a watermelon jello shot… in a [Read On]

A {Bacon} & Bloody Mary Bridal Shower

Bacon Bridal Shower

WARNING: May cause you to overindulge immediately¬†after reading!! This Eat {Bacon}, Drink & Be {Bloody} Mary Bridal Shower from Jaymee Sire at E is for Eat serves up PURE goodness! Jaymee says: When I volunteered to host my friend Kim’s bridal shower, one thing that constantly kept popping up in my party ideas was bacon. [Read On]

{Easter Treat} Amaretto Cream Cheese Strawberries

Easter Desserts

If you are in search of something fun, easy and festive for this Easter Sunday, look no further! Jaymee Sire of e is for eat shares these amaretto cream cheese-filled strawberries dipped in chocolate and decorated to look like Easter eggs. DELISH! First, you’ll need to hull some strawberries. This Chef’n Strawberry Huller from Williams-Sonoma [Read On]

Sourdough {Heart} Pancakes + Tutorial


I’ve had a few different people ask me for Valentine’s ideas for their “sweethearts” over the past couple of weeks. Most things I cranked out required paper and scissors, not dough and mixing bowls. But, if you like to get crafty in the kitchen, this oh-so-delicious sourdough oatmeal pancake recipe + tutorial from Jaymee at [Read On]

e is for Elmo {a DIY Cupcake Tutorial}


A couple of weeks ago, a dear friend of mine in San Diego celebrated her 2 year-old Jack’s birthday (can’t believe he’s already 2!!) He’s crazy over Sesame Street (well, Elmo in particular) so “Elmo-palooza” was only fitting! With the help of sweet friend, Jaymee Sire¬†and lots of red icing, Laura concocted one precious treat [Read On]