Trader Joe’s Pumpkin Bars: 2 Minute Tuesday

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I am loving Trader Joe’s! I love it! Today I am sharing the Trader Joe Pumpkin Bars that take 2 minutes to prep and 2 minutes to  devour! I thought they were a little rich  so when I made these this weekend I used 1/2 the butter because I have recipe aversion disorder.   And, guess what?  No [Read more…]

Tickle the Tastebuds #28 Features & Link Up

Welcome to Tickle My Tastebuds Tuesday! I hope you had a great weekend! Thank you for stopping by and joining our party! We would love if you shared this party via your favorite social media platform.   Laura @ I’m Not A Trophy Wife – Blog | Pinterest | Facebook | Twitter | Google + [Read more…]

Walmart To Go Makes Thanksgiving Prep Easy & $15 off First Order

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Disclosure:  As a participant in the Walmart Grocery to Go program, I’ve received a personal invite and payment for my time and efforts in creating this post. Some of  you, including myself, don’t necessarily think Walmart when planning Thanksgiving Dinner. Am I right?  I know  because that’s how I initially felt when I was asked [Read more…]

Last minute Thanksgiving decor idea! In the produce section!

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Farmer’s Markets are a great place and value for pumpkin-nizing your home! Pumpkin-nizing: Adding pumpkins to your porch and home. One can never have too many pumpkins!  I love these little pumpkins and use them around the house to add some quick fall décor.  Where is the funniest place you have added a pumpkin? Share in [Read more…]

Saturday Steals

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Hi There- Party Promotion Link:   If you get a chance would love for you to link up to Friday Favorites HERE-   going on all weekend!  So here is this week’s deal of the week.  Do you ever pay attention to the items on the endcaps near checkout? I do always look for my favorite red sticker [Read more…]

Friday Favorites #88: Features & Party~ Not a Trophy Wife

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HI everyone- Holy Cow- A week before Thanksgiving!  My daughter arrives home Tuesday evening from college!  Which means she will be rolling her ideas by Wednesday morning! Ha!   So with next week being Thanksgiving we are going to show off our favorites the following Friday!  So please link away! Thanks for joining Friday Favorites! I am so happy to [Read more…]

Thrift-day Thursday

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 I’m trying, really trying to stay out of the discount home stores like TJ Maxx and HomeGoods.  But, there is some magnetic pull that sucks me in between errands or juggling carpools.  So it must have been fate or that magnetic pull that lead me to these dish towels on the clearance endcap!  What have [Read more…]

Take 2 minutes off your hair dryer time: 2 minute Tuesday

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Hi everyone- On this week’s 2  Minute Tuesday I heard about this trick to take 2 minutes off the time it takes to blow your hair dry.  I get so bored drying my hair- I alternate between doing squats, stretching out my jeans or giving myself a quick pedi!  So here is what you need: [Read more…]

Tickle My Tastebuds Tuesday #27~ Features & Party

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Welcome to Tickle My Tastebuds Tuesday! I hope you had a great weekend! Thank you for stopping by and joining our party! We would love if you shared this party via your favorite social media platform.   Laura @ I’m Not A Trophy Wife – Blog | Pinterest | Facebook | Twitter | Google + [Read more…]

Puppy Essentials and Puppy Snoring Video

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We are in puppy heaven right now with a 16  week old Bernese Mountain puppy, Chloe!  Of course, during the crate and potty training we nicknamed her Cujo (1990’s movie reference.. or was it the 1980’s) and Crazy Eyes (from Orange is the New Black). But, look at this precious face during the day!  We are [Read more…]

Friday Favorites #87~ Features & Party~ Not a Trophy Wife

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HI everyone- Happy November!  How are you?  We went from record highs to sub -zero like temps! It’s so fun taking the puppy out for her twice daily walks when it’s 10 degrees outside!  So fun!!! I have so many layers on I feel like a snowman trudging up the hill. Thanks for joining Friday [Read more…]

Thanksgiving Decor Blog Hop: Inspiration Here- Yes Please!

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Please tour the Thanksgiving Décor Hop hosted by Elizabeth Joan Designs.  There are some fun ideas below. Click on the photos and be inspired!  laura   Home Made by Carmona / Elizabeth Joan Designs / Hawthorne and Main / Dwelling in Happiness / For My Love Of / Bumble Bree Blog / Melanie Gets Married [Read more…]

Simple Thanksgiving Decor Ideas

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Hi there-  I am joining in a Thanksgiving Décor blog hop  hosted by Emily and Erin at Elizabeth Joan Designs.  I start decorating for fall over Labor Day weekend, add a few witches and ghosts in October, and  return to autumn.  This is why pumpkins and the often overlooked, under valued gourd, are my go  [Read more…]