This year's Thanksgiving is barely two days away, and like all other Thanksgivings before it, there is going to be lots and lots of food. Probably more food than you and your guests can handle, err....eat; from the leftover turkey and tantalizing pieces of pumpkin pie to a plate or two of sweet taters. So, … Continue reading 4 Creative Uses for Leftover Sweet Potatoes…..The Nigerian Style!
Thanksgiving is only a few days away, and it's time to share my secret recipe for Peanut Pie. It's rich, decadent. In the South, we have a saying when something's this good: "Slap Yo Mama!". This pie is so rich, so decadent, and so satisfying it makes me want to cry when I take a bite.
As Thanksgiving approaches, we at DIY Home & Garden have a whole lot to be grateful for. In the spirit of gratitude and appreciation, we tantalized our female readers last week with tons and tons of decorating and arranging ideas for the Thanksgiving table. Curious and a 'little bit' interested in how it all went … Continue reading 6 Gorgeous Thanksgiving Decorating Ideas
Try one of these 3 easy dry rubs for your Thanksgiving turkey!
Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Another opportunity to be grateful, make merry, and FEAST! Now you're grinning from ear to ear in remembrance....and anticipation. As we get ready to celebrate, we womenfolk are already thinking of ways to make the Thanksgiving table more beautiful and impressive than last year. Wanna make sure your family and … Continue reading Thanksgiving Tablescape Inspirations
Today is Halloween! Oooh.....I can smell the excitement and terror in the air. And kids, being kids, would have spent the whole night dreaming about candy and sweets. But before y'all go out for the much-awaited trick-or-treat adventure, here are some handy safety tips to keep in mind. Remember, Halloween is fun, as long as … Continue reading Happy Halloween Message: Safe Trick-or-Treating
So....I heard (through the grapevine, of course) that in a few days from now, you, my friend would be hosting a Halloween-themed bash. I know you're excited about it, and so am I! And that's why we thought up the idea of a Halloween paper crafting article to provide you with lots of decorating inspirations....of … Continue reading Halloween Paper Crafting Inspiration
Boo! Halloween is here. It's time to get your fright on! From severed limbs to ghoulish skeletons and ultra-scary costumes, Halloween is the time for fun, fright, and yeah, more fright. Forgive me, I'm excited about all the fright. But I bet your little one isn't. Most Halloween decorations and costumes, well, let's just say, … Continue reading Kid-Friendly Halloween Decorations
Happy July 4th weekend, ya'll! This weekend is the American Independence Day celebration. I have plans to host a celebratory brunch, hang out with my family, and my beautiful stepdaughter will be spending two weeks with us.