My Life | Our Wedding in Seaside, Fl. My Life | Our Wedding in Seaside, Fl.

After a short engagement ( read about our engagement story, here ), we've decided on our wedding venue and date... The Inn By The Sea in...

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Home | Stripping Furniture | Farmhouse Harvest Table | DIY Stripping Furniture Home | Stripping Furniture | Farmhouse Harvest Table | DIY Stripping Furniture

As you may have observed on this blog, I'm constantly painting things... repainting them, stripping them, then repainting, again.  It is...

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Entertaining | Fall Harvest Dinner Party | Butternut Squash Soup, Seared Steaks & Apple Crisp Entertaining | Fall Harvest Dinner Party | Butternut Squash Soup, Seared Steaks & Apple Crisp

Yesterday was the first day of Fall - I had to run to the farmer's market to pick up some of my favorite heirloom pumpkins, squash and g...

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6:22 AM

Press | Featured on Nice Little Party | Interview with Jenny Steffens Press | Featured on Nice Little Party | Interview with Jenny Steffens

This week I was interviewed by the folks at "Nice Little Party" - a great page for all of us home entertaining fans. Here's a ...

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11:38 AM

Workshops | Halloween Harvest Cooking Class | Easy Fall Entertaining for a Large Group Workshops | Halloween Harvest Cooking Class | Easy Fall Entertaining for a Large Group

Join us for another workshop at A Thyme For Everything in Lee's Summit on October 14th! Halloween Harvest Party : Easy & Elegant Par...

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8:28 AM

Recipes | Chicken with Olives and Angel Hair Pasta for $10.50 Recipes | Chicken with Olives and Angel Hair Pasta for $10.50

Like all good recipes, this one is so simple... Olives, Olive Oil Chicken & Pasta. With the addition of a little champagne and a toppin...

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6:36 AM

Recipes | Quick Shrimp Pad Thai Inspired Recipe for $15 Recipes | Quick Shrimp Pad Thai Inspired Recipe for $15

For dinner last night, I made this pad thai inspired shrimp recipe. The spicy, tangy lime juice and fresh vegetables make this dinner super...

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6:19 AM

Recipes | Roasted Chicken with Lemon, Garlic & Thyme Recipes | Roasted Chicken with Lemon, Garlic & Thyme

There is nothing better on rainy Sunday than a Classic Roasted Chicken with Lemon and Thyme... complete with mashed potatoes and gravy, of c...

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7:46 PM

Home | DIY | Wooden Hutch for our Dining Room Home | DIY | Wooden Hutch for our Dining Room

Not ones to be reluctant to try something new, Mike and I tried our first (and successful) attempt at making furniture. We made a huge wood...

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Recipes | Baked Scallops, Caesar Salad, Prosciutto, and Crusty Italian Bread Recipes | Baked Scallops, Caesar Salad, Prosciutto, and Crusty Italian Bread

As I begin planning our honeymoon to Italy, I find myself pouring over scrumptious sounding menus of restaurants we plan to visit. The simp...

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2:24 PM

Recipes  |  Chocolate Cinnamon Pecan Sticky Buns Recipes | Chocolate Cinnamon Pecan Sticky Buns

From New Blog That's right... chocolate, cinnamon, pecans and puff pastry. I created this from a Barefoot Contessa recipe and, using In...

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2:07 PM

Recipes | Shrimp & Mushroom Pasta in a Light Tomato Cream Sauce Recipes | Shrimp & Mushroom Pasta in a Light Tomato Cream Sauce

This pasta is fast, cheap and tasty. It is a fantastic simple meal to fix for an impromptu dinner party. Shrimp & Mushroom Pasta with a...

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1:54 PM

Recipes | Grilled Flat Iron Steak, Grilled Bread con Tomate & Grilled Corn with Basil, Lemon & Garlic Vinaigrette Recipes | Grilled Flat Iron Steak, Grilled Bread con Tomate & Grilled Corn with Basil, Lemon & Garlic Vinaigrette

This weekend we had a late dinner at Michael Smith's Extra Virgin in Kansas City's Crossroad District. It was fabulous. We started w...

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7:45 PM

Recipes | Apple Crisp | Oatmeal Crumb Topping Recipes | Apple Crisp | Oatmeal Crumb Topping

Oh my gosh.  When I was making this and the orange zest hit the cinnamon and apples... my kitchen smelled like Fall and Christmas all at the...

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