Picnic

20 of The Best Memorial Day Recipes For Outdoor Entertaining!

Memorial Day is one of my favorite holidays! It’s green light to summer fun and a perfect excuse to spend time with family and friends enjoying really, really good food! Keep reading for some of our favorite Memorial Day recipes! We won’t be traveling this Memorial Day, but I am still very much looking forward to publishing my OOO email response and laying low with family and friends (preferably pool side!) this Memorial Day! Having a Memorial Day Barbecue? Picnic? Small dinner party with friends? Keep reading for all of our …

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The $8 Pom Pom Picnic Basket DIY

Happy 4th of July Eve!  What are your plans for the week, friends? Is Tuesday just about the strangest day of the week ever for a holiday to fall on or is it just me?  I’m curious if people are taking time off or if it’s back to the office after fireworks tomorrow night. Parker is out of school all of this week and while we are driving back from the lake tonight to spend the Fourth in town, we are contemplating a last minute day trip to either Fredricksburg or San Antonio later this week.  (Anyone have a favorite between those …

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A Superfood Summer Picnic

Just over a week ago, we spent our last Friday night in LA at Barnsdall Park, picnic-ing with friends and watching the sun set behind the Capitol Records building with the Griffith Observatory and Hollywood sign looking on from a distance.  A pretty perfect way to spend your last Friday night in LA, if you ask me.  There is nothing more quintessentially summer than enjoying a meal outdoors with friends. In lieu of the traditional turkey sandwich and potato salad fare, though, we created this summer superfood menu, complete …

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The Best of Sandwiches

Happy Friday!  Aaron, Parker, and I are packing up this morning for our annual summer trip to Palm Springs.  We’ve never packed so much for any trip. Ever.  Parker won’t be the only little munchkin friend there either.  Her boyfriend Nash (8 months) and bestie Cora (2 years) will be joining her for this magical weekend in the desert.  (I’ll be posting photos here! Be warned that I bought Parker a totally age inappropriate pool float that we will be experimenting with, so I hope you can handle the cuteness!)  Before we …

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