5 Perfect Hostess Gift Ideas from HMK

5 Perfect Hostess Gift Ideas from HMK

I’ve partnered with HMK to share a selection of my favorite hostess gift ideas! Finding the perfect, and let’s face it… unique, hostess gift can be hard. I don’t know about you, but I tend to always just go for a bottle of wine and a card. However, isn’t that what everyone does? Wouldn’t you…

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Rough Days {Recipe: Peaches and Cream No Bake Cheesecake}

Peaches and Cream No Bake Cheesecake Recipe from DineandDish.net

Smooth and creamy PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese and fresh, summer peaches are the perfect pair in this Peaches and Cream No Bake Cheesecake Dessert Recipe. No one likes to have a bad day… but if you are going to have a bad day, it would be a nice coincidence if it happened on National Cheesecake Day (July…

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Di Bruno Bros House of Cheese Cookbook Review and Giveaway

Di Bruno Brothers House of Cheese Selection

Simply, charming with the right touch of informative. That is how I would describe the Di Bruno Brothers House of Cheese Cookbook. From novice cheese lovers to connoisseurs, this information packed beauty of a book is one worthy of space on your shelf. When you open the pages of Di Bruno Brothers House of Cheese Cookbook, it…

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Inspiration {Recipe: Hash Brown Avocado Breakfast Wrap}

Hash Brown Avocado Breakfast Wrap from dineanddish.net

A tasty breakfast wrap featuring California Avocado slices and a hash brown patty. Inspiration strikes in the strangest of places sometimes. I’m one of those people who always keeps a notebook and pen by my bed because I can write the absolute best blog posts in my sleep. When I wake up I try to…

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Milkshakes!!! {Recipe: Honey Almond Milkshake}

Honey Almond Milkshake Recipe from dineanddish.net

  Ice cream, honey and Diamond brand sliced almonds come together to make a milkshake flavor that will surely become a favorite!  I am such a follower… Did you see all the Milkshake Week posts last week all over the internet? My friends Julie and Lindsay hosted a week long event dedicated to milkshakes. I wasn’t…

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The Happiness Report #29 Celebrity Edition

The Happiness Report Hollywood Edition

I’ve been meaning to sit down and write this happiness report out for a few weeks now. It’s a good one I’ll start out by saying it includes meeting and touching Adam Levine, being in a Jimmy Kimmel selfie, hugging and chatting with Scott Foley and Josh Malina and more! I’m calling it the Happiness…

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It’s THE Cocktail of the Summer!

Big Ginger Float Cocktail - the perfect summer sipper from dineanddish.net

Every summer I set out to determine what my “signature summer sipper” is going to be. I don’t drink cocktails a lot, but when I do and it’s summer, I want something cool, light and refreshing. One unfortunate summer my summer drink was Jeremiah Weed Sweet Tea and Lemonade. Have you ever had that? So good,…

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Our Space {Recipe: Garden Vegetable Roasted Chicken}

Garden Vegetable Roasted Chicken Recipe from dineanddish.net

I’ll admit it… I have been completely and totally uninspired lately. I’ve lacked interest in cooking and photographing and even writing… nothing blog wise has been giving me that spark. Personally, I’ve been  having a blast with my kids and enjoying the heck out of summer, but when it comes to the “should dos” versus “want to…

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Being Purposefully Thoughtful with HMK

HMK-Kitchen-Gifts

Do you know those people who are some how naturally thoughtful? Those friends who drop by a coffee exactly when the timing is right, or send you something unexpected, completely out of the blue in the mail? I am so blessed to be surrounded by so many just naturally thoughtful people and each time I…

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