Soup-er Sunday :: Pepper-Corn Chowder ~ Recipe + Link-Up

Pepper-Corn Chowder

Last week was a great start to this new weekly link-up!!  It takes time to get these things going, but we had some really great recipes shared here and I’m hoping for more of the same this week!!!  The recipe below is one of my favorite summer soups, because it tastes so super fresh!!  I hope you LOVE IT as much as my family and I do!! :) Continue reading

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Fall 2014 Spa Week ~ Review + Giveaway

SpaWeek_50treatmentsFall 2014 Spa Week is around the corner. This fall, Spa Week will take place from October 20th through October 26th. During Spa Week, select spa and salon treatments are offered at $50. These services include manicures, pedicures, facials, massages, and even Botox treatments. Continue reading

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Wolverine Fashion Night Out ~ Amazing as Always

In October of last year, I attended the Wolverine 1000 Mile Fashion Night Out for the first time, so when I received the invite for this year’s event, I couldn’t RSVP fast enough!!!  If it was to be anything like the year before, it would be a night full of great people, great food and drinks, and AMAZING footwear.  Well, it was all of that and more!!!!! Continue reading

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Soup-er Sunday :: Chicken & Quinoa Noodle Soup ~ Recipe + Link-Up

Soup-er Sunday Recipe Link-UpI love making food in large batches in general, but there’s something about hovering over my big red pot in the fall and winter making my favorite soups and chili’s that I can never get enough of!!  You’ve been asking for a rundown of my go-to ‘red pot’ recipes, so(wait for it…………), the Soup-er Sunday Recipe Link-Up has been born!! :)  Each week I will feature one of my favorite red pot recipes and invite you to link-up to add your soup recipe posts as well!!  The more the merrier, so read and PIN my recipe, link up your own, and share this post so we can keep all of our bellies warm and our freezers full!!!! :) Continue reading

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My Princesses Learn to Be Brave ~ Book Review

My Princesses Learn to Be Brave coverI love a children’s book that appeals to girls on their inner-princess level, and then swoops in with a message that will help to reinforce not only what we’ve been trying to teach as parents, but what God has been teaching through the Bible as well.  I know, I know.  That was a monster run-on sentence :)  I had to squeeze it all in there, though, because I think that all of it is soooooo0 important, especially during the early years of life. Continue reading

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Monday’s Mantra


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Monday’s Mantra


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Thankful Heart Thursday

Thankful Heart Thursday LeafHappy Thursday!! :)  I started this weekly post years ago to not only remind you to look for the things you have in your life to be thankful for, but to remind myself, as well. Sometimes I’m thankful for the big things, but more often than not, I am taken aback by the things that could easily be skipped over.  For me, I am usually MOST thankful for those little things.  The things that keep us inching along on our journey through life together. Continue reading

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The Ultimate Party on Facebook

I’m glad to see that you’re joining us for The Ultimate Party on Facebook!
We now have 143 followers on The Ultimate Party Page.  Most of those followers are people who have participated in our parties, so WELCOME BACK!

Thanks for sharing about our party.  The more participants in this party, the  more your posts get boosted! Continue reading

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Monday’s Mantra


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