This is Halloween | Part Two

Halloween is almost upon us! In case you missed my last post on the subject, Halloween is my absolute most favorite holiday.  Chris’s too!  So you can imagine how distraught I was to get tagged for a business trip to Colorado that had me flying out on October 31st.  We …

Making Rosemary Olive Oil Bagels

Happy Sunday, y’all!  Sunday mornings mean one thing for me… bagels! I will never forget my first bagel.  After moving to Nashville in my early 20’s, I was working at a bar downtown singing and slinging beers.  On the weekends, we opened around lunch, and one Sunday, in a rush …

Brambleberry Unboxing!

You guys.  It finally got here.  My Brambleberry order has arrived! You might remember from my welcome video on YouTube that I recently fell into a rabbit hole of videos about soapmaking.  One eensy weensy little recommended video on my front page, and all of a sudden I’m subscribing to …

Making Bunny Birthday Cupcakes

At the beginning of the month, I had an order for my side business, Smart Cookie Sweets, for a dozen chocolate cupcakes with custom cupcake toppers.  The woman who ordered them is actually a friend I met through my sister-in-law.  Her daughter, Sophia, turned one-year-old on October 1st, and although …

This is Halloween!

Halloween is my absolute most favorite holiday of all time.  And I’m not talking about the cutesy little witches and sexy nurse versions of Halloween.  I’m talking about the supernatural, mysterious, terrifying version of Halloween.  The Halloween that makes the hair stand up on the back of your neck.  And …