Sometimes, you just feel like making cookies from scratch. And you have cookie cutters to represent the states you live in. And so you make state-shaped cookies from scratch. What? I tried a new recipe - the hubs didn't love it, but I did! Whenever you are rolling out dough and using cookie cutters, you… Continue reading State Cookies + Archie Griffin
I write this post with a big ol' KNOCK ON WOOD, in hopes of totally not jinxing myself. Even though I don't even believe in jinxes. But still. A few years ago, when my friends and I started a fantasy league, I won. I had no idea what I was doing, but I WON THE LEAGUE. It… Continue reading #winning
Well, we had another great tailgate last weekend for homecoming. Not only was it a blast to see people I haven't seen in forever, but it was our largest tailgate yet. Three tents, two tvs, and a lot of pumpkins and champagne. Of course, Vanderbilt blew Massachusetts out of the water, and despite the cold… Continue reading Champagne and Pumpkins
Acorns are a symbol of fall, but at Vanderbilt, they also seem to be an unofficial logo / mascot. They are all over campus and even embedded in our official University logo. Therefore, this seemed the perfect treat for our tailgate last weekend! Like many great ideas, I found this one on pinterest, and it… Continue reading Hershey Kiss Acorns
We know it's the BEST time of year - leaves are turning, humidity is fading, footballs are flying, and grills are burning. Yes my friends, it is tailgating season. And this year, I have committed to making a prettier tailgate experience. So for our first go around, we had sunflowers, tablecloths, and some delicious treats.… Continue reading Tailgating Season
In one sweet, long weekend, my sweet boyfriend and I got to experience the Bears vs. Packers in Lambeau, a high school football game at my alma mater, AND a Wisconsin Badgers Game. It was an excellent weekend for football games!
This really needs no explanation. I love my boyfriend.