November 2011

All Bets Are Off

by Courtney on November 25, 2011

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Good Morning! Happy Friday! Happy Black Friday! (Did anyone go out shopping? We did not…yet.) Happy “It’s Officially Okay for Courtney to Start Blaring Christmas Music At All Times” Day! I was actually really proud of myself this year; with the seemingly early start to celebrating the Christmas season, I have refrained from listening to […]

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Want To Know How My First Thanksgiving Went?

by Courtney on November 24, 2011

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Well, I did it! I successfully hosted my very first Thanksgiving! Let me tell ya, it is not the easiest task to do, and for someone who suffers with horrible time management skills, it is definitely a process that will take some practice. But nonetheless, it all still worked out great, thanks to a bunch […]

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Kitchen Injury (+ a Winner!)

by Courtney on November 23, 2011

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Holy smokes ladies and gents…this kitchen has been rockin’ ALL day today! So far, I’ve made: Sweet Tart Cranberry Sauce Apple Cranberry Stuffing Layered Pumpkin Pie Toffee Cheesecake Skinny Pumpkin Pie Caramelized Onion Dip I’ve also cleaned about a gazillion dishes and had a slight kitchen injury when I nearly cut my pointer finger off […]

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Time To Rock This Menu

by Courtney on November 23, 2011

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Ooooooo baby! It’s Thanksgiving Eve!! Seriously, where does the time go? If it wasn’t for the fact that my fridge is packed full of food, I probably would not believe that tomorrow is Thanksgiving. Luckily, I was able to get today off from work in order to get the preparations underway. I know I talk […]

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Full of Tangents, Take 6

by Courtney on November 22, 2011

Hey, guess what? After work tonight, I’m headed out with some of my best girls to take care of some bridesmaid duties, and I think it’s been way too long since I last gave you guys a tangents post. I actually forgot that the last one there was right before those major changes that were […]

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Cheap DIY Thanksgiving Decorations

by Courtney on November 22, 2011

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Today’s lunch is pretty boring, so I’m going to spare you the picture of my canned vegetable soup. Instead, I’d much rather share a couple of fun little activities that I did yesterday. I know everyone blames Pinterest as a total time suck. I will admit, there have been a few occasions where it has […]

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The Finished Product

by Courtney on November 22, 2011

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Do you guys remember a couple of weeks ago when Jay and I bought ourselves a new front door? Well, I realized this morning that I still haven’t shown you guys the finished product. So here’s the before: It was an old, wooden door, that had since expanded due to weather and was actually quite […]

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Clear Out The Fridge

by Courtney on November 21, 2011

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Hey hey party people! I’m so glad you guys are excited about my Holiday Gift Giveaway. I love reading all of your comments about who you’d like to give one to…you guys are so thoughtful! Probably a whole lot more thoughtful than me; I think I’m in the group of you all who would like […]

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The Perfect Holiday Gift Giveaway

by Courtney on November 21, 2011

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Seeing as though this coming Friday is already Black Friday (wow), which I suppose many would call the “official kick-off” to holiday shopping, I figured that now would be a perfect time to bring you all this amazing giveaway. Back in August, I shared some of the beautiful work from my friend, Christina, who has […]

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Give Us The Full Class

by Courtney on November 21, 2011

Well, helloooo Monday. Good morning, everybody. How was your weekend? Do anything fun? I don’t know about you, but I had nice, low-key but busy weekend, enjoyed lots of good food, and got in a couple great workouts, too. Here’s what ya may have missed: Nice Little Sunday Suckers for Samples 20 Minute “Give It […]

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