Food, Seasonal

Halloween Sweet Treats

To continue on with the Halloween festivities, I’ve got some ghastly good sweet treat recipes for you!

  1. Frankenstein Marshmallow Pops from Just a Taste
  2. Broken Glass Cupcakes from Martha Stewart
  3. Halloween Bark from Family Fresh Meals
  4. Poison Toffee Apples from Simply Delicious
  5. Strawberry Ghosts from Miss CandiQuick

What sweets are you making for Halloween?

Food, Seasonal

Halloween Savory Treats

Now that you have your Halloween cocktails taken care of, let’s get some food in your belly. I’ve got some savory treat recipes sure to make you scream!

  1. Vampire Blood Tomato Soup with Muenster Sammies from Food Network
  2. Frankenguac from Dine & Dish
  3. Devilish Eggs from Martha Stewart
  4. Black Spaghetti from Savoring Every Bite
  5. Mummy Baked Brie from Babble

What savory goodies are you making for Halloween?

Food, Seasonal

Hump Day Treat | Halloween

Today’s Hump Day Treat is actually 5 treats!

I’ve got two cocktail recipes, two cocktail garnish, and a spooky set of  stemware; all perfect for your Halloween celebration.

  1. The Blackbeard from Honestly Yum
  2. Black Widow from DIY Network
  3. Eerie Eyeballs from Martha Stewart
  4. Spider Ice Cubes from Peppermint Creative
  5. Onyx Stemware from Z Gallerie

What will you be drinking this Halloween?


Who’s Hungry

Happy Monday Babes! Hope you had a restful weekend.

I’ve got a week of yummy new recipes ahead of me. I’m even including one with a slightly Halloween look (the bright orange sweet potato topped Shepherd’s Pie) for Friday!

Here’s what’s cookin’.

  1. Grilled Lamb Pitas w/ Pistachio & Mint Pesto from Vodka & Biscuits
  2. Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Skillet from Laughing Spatula
  3. Slow Cooker Coconut Chicken Curry from Tasty Kitchen
  4. Moroccan Shepherd’s Pie w/ Sweet Potato from Our Four Forks

What are you making this week?

Beauty, Fashion, Seasonal

The Look | Vampire Halloween Costume

Today’s costume set is a sultry vampire.

The Look | Vampire Halloween Costume

Pop in your fangs, and get ready for a haunting night!

Have you ever dressed up as a vampire for Halloween?

Beauty, Fashion, Seasonal

The Look | Black Cat Halloween Costume

Today’s costume set is a sassy black cat.

The Look | Black Cat Halloween Costume


Meow just draw on some whiskers, and you’re good to go!

Have you ever dressed up as a black cat for Halloween?

Beauty, Fashion, Seasonal

The Look | Skeleton Halloween Costume

Today’s costume set is a spooky skeleton.

The Look | Skeleton Halloween Costume


To complete the look, check out this Skeleton/Skull Makeup Tutorial. You could also add this flower crown and do this makeup for a Dia de los Muertos look.

Have you ever dressed up as a skeleton for Halloween?

Beauty, Fashion, Seasonal

The Look | Witch Halloween Costume

There’s nothing like Halloween. Dressing up, going wild with makeup, and eating absurd amounts of candy. Halloween is the best!

In honor of this beloved holiday, I’ll be bringing you a few Halloween themed posts including costume ideas, decor & DIY links, as well as some spooky recipes.

This first post is an easy witch costume. Dressed up with the right accessories, your go-to little black dress becomes a wicked simple witch look!


The Look | Witch Halloween Costume


Check back this week for more classic Halloween costume ideas.

Have you ever dressed up as a witch for Halloween?


Weekly Dinner Menu 10.20.14

Image of weekly menu graphic

Happy Monday Babes!

The first decent amount of snow has fallen & I’m loving the crisp, white view out my window.

I’ve got a delicious menu planned for this week. Here’s a look at what’s cooking.

Monday– Easy Double Bean Burgers with Avocado Basil Cream

My boo will be busting out this meatless wonder. I can’t wait to try that luscious avocado spread!

Tuesday– Schnitzel Sandwiches

I’ll be making these bad boys sans the homemade pretzel rolls. I’m sure they’ll still be fantastic.

Wednesday– Beef Bourguignon Potpie 

This comfort food recipe takes a helping hand from pre-cooked beef tips, and the croissant topping looks divine.

Thursday– Chicken Cordon Bleu Roll Ups

My boo has a taste for Chicken Cordon Bleu, so I’ll be trying this fun recipe.

Friday– Beef Stroganoff

This recipe comes together in 30 mins. I’m already in love!

Saturday– Eat Out

Sunday– Cubano Sandwiches

I’ll be serving up these sandwiches with a cup of pre-made black bean soup. If you want to be a total Kitchen Babe, you could make this soup to serve alongside the sandwiches.

Weekly Dessert– Carrot- Coconut Quick Bread (#13)

I made these in muffin form this morning and I must say they are quite tasty.

Are you trying any new recipes this week?


Words of Wisdom

Bram Stoker, Dracula

“Remember my friend, that knowledge is stronger than memory, and we should not trust the weaker. … Take then good note of it. Nothing is too small. I counsel you, put down in record even your doubts and surmises. Hereafter it may be of interest to you to see how true you guess. We learn from failure, not from success!”

— Bram Stoker, Dracula

Have you stumbled upon any words of wisdom in your current read?