Carnival, Cruising, Food & Drink, Travel, Uncategorized, Vacation, Zen

Finding Zen on the Carnival Splendor

I recently did my first cruise ever on Carnival Splendor. It was the Mexican Riviera trip out of Long Beach, California with stops in Cabo San Lucas, Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta. My husband and I went with 2 other couples and we had such a great trip! The cruising vacation is much different than any… Continue reading Finding Zen on the Carnival Splendor

Alcohol, DIY, Food & Drink, friends, Gifts, Party, Uncategorized

Drunken Caramel Grapes

I love caramel apples, but can never eat a whole apple and if you cut them into pieces they always turn brown.  Here is a great way to have your cake (caramel apple) and eat it too! Use grapes instead of apples. "But they won't taste like apples", you say! Here's where you are wrong.… Continue reading Drunken Caramel Grapes

Fitness, Food & Drink, Hiking, Lake, Travel, utah, Vacation, Zen

Finding Zen in Eden, Utah

Eden is one of my favorite places to visit. We usually do a family vacation there every summer. It is located up Ogden Canyon near Pineview Reservoir. The drive up to Eden is so beautiful! My kids love it there and we have so many fun family memories in Eden. We usually stay at the… Continue reading Finding Zen in Eden, Utah

Book Club, DIY, Food & Drink, Gift Ideas, Party, Uncategorized

Hosting Book Club

I love reading, but rarely have the time to read.  Or should I say... rarely take the time to read. So this year I decided that I was going to join a book club so that I would force myself to read more. I absolutely love the ladies in my book club and have really… Continue reading Hosting Book Club

Crafts, DIY, Food & Drink, Gift Ideas, Party

DIY Chalk Paint Wine Glasses

These cute wine glasses are perfect for entertaining guests. Each guest can write their name in chalk on the stem so they don't mix up their glasses. Here's what you need to make them: Black chalk paint, blue painting tape and either a sponge tip brush or a regular paint brush. I used the sponge… Continue reading DIY Chalk Paint Wine Glasses