Bites and Bits: Week 8 Plus a Giveaway!

$400 amazon gard image copy BRRRR! It’s so cold here on the East Coast. I hope it’s warmer where you are! This week flew by and there are a ton of fun things from around the web. Speaking of which, did you watch the Saturday Night Live 40th? I didn’t catch all of it, but I’d love to hear about all of your favorite parts if you watched it.

Here are a few tidbits from around the web! Enjoy your weekend :) And before you take off, make sure to enter the Giveaway at the bottom of this post. A few bloggers teamed up to break you out of your winter slump!

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Bites and Bits: Week 5

It’s Friiiiiday! Here are some Bites and Bits I’m loving this week from around the web.

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Have you guys been following Laura’s Brussels Sprouts week? Oh. my. gosh. I love what she’s cooking up! Check out these Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Squash with Dried Cranberries and Dijon Vinaigrette.

I’m loving these DIY Place Cards. They’re easy but they’ll totally wow your guests.

These Pretzel Parker House Rolls. I’m drooling.

This story by a guy who went with his girlfriend to barre class. I just about died reading this because he is completely interchangeable for most husbands and boyfriends out there. Hilarious.

Running out of chocolate? This cannot be true. I’m sad about this so I need to console myself with chocolate. Oh wait…

I love this Spicy Pasta with Broccoli and Turkey. It’s perfect for Thanksgiving leftovers.

The United States of Thanksgiving. Do you agree on your state’s dish? I beg to differ for Maryland…

Thanks for stopping by! I hope you have a great weekend.

 

Bites and Bits: Week 4

Happy Friday Friends! I hope you’ve had a great week. Have a fabulous Friday and enjoy your weekend.

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{VIA Oh Sweet Basil}

The 5 rules of food to follow. Monique is speaking my language! I’ve long been a believer of moderation.

This Flowerless Thanksgiving Centerpiece Tutorial. Gorgeous!

Need appetizer ideas for the holidays? This cheese ball is to.die.for. Seriously! I’ve made it a bunch.

This his and hers gift guide is everything! So many of Lauren Ashley’s items were already on my list too. There are great ideas for everyone you’re shopping for.

Cheese platters are my favorite. This how-to guide provides the math on how much you’ll need and what kinds you should buy.

Great tips for hosting a stress-free party. These tips are perfect for the upcoming holidays.

It’s freezing here in Maryland! Brrrr! Soup it is. This is a great roundup of soul warming soups.

These Kitchen Hacks will have you showing everyone who is boss in your kitchen. Some are tricks I use and most are tricks I should be using!

I cannot get enough of the great scarves that exist right now. I just ordered this one! It’s perfect for work and fun, so I know I’ll wear it often.

I hope you have a great weekend and stay warm!

Bites and Bits Week 2

Welcome to Week #2 of Bites and Bits! I hope you’ve had a great week. TGIF…Enjoy.

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This is the most hilarious (and true) article regarding different people at the grocery store. My husband is the milk guy.

You guys know I love me some harissa and sweet potato fries are always a fave in my book.

Are you pumpkin’ed out yet? I’m definitely not and these mini pumpkin loaves (with bacon?!) are just begging to be a part of our weekend.

Love these to Learn the Closer You Get to 30.

This mushroom and spinach barley risotto looks outstanding! I’m such a sucker for whole grains like farro and barley (among others).

Friday happy hour = me + this creamy parmesan garlic hummus.

If only I could figure out a game plan when it comes to hair. 3 times a week sounds good to me!

Happy Weekend!