Christmas Decorating {In the Family Room}

Tempting Thyme

Christmas is my favorite time of year!  It represents so much to many of us…..and all for different reasons!  For me it represents Hope……. Faith…… Family…….. Friends……. and most important, the Miracle and birth of our Savior Jesus Christ! I … Continue reading

Buckle up for this Sweet Ride “bitty bite” Oreo Cupcakes

Oreo Cupcakes

You can all blame PT’s 6th period class for the creation of Buckle up for this Sweet Ride “bitty bite” Oreo Cupcakes!  Definitely Wicked Weekend worthy!!! What a name?  Why not just call it mini oreo cupcakes?  Come on….you know … Continue reading

Homemade Tortilla Bowls {as seen on tv}

You say Tortilla Bowls, I say Taco Bowls……  Who doesn’t love these golden, crispy bowls?  Who sometimes orders taco salad just to eat the bowl?   Better yet……who breaks apart the tortilla bowl and uses the pieces to ‘spoon’ the salad? Me, me, me….. … Continue reading

Buried Treasure {Sweet and Salty}

Snack Mix

Buried Treasure can mean a lot of different things to many people.  Some of us bury time capsules for future generations, kids hide trinkets to play ‘pirates and cops/robbers’, dogs hide their favorite bones.  In my world (short-sighted that it is), the … Continue reading

Tempting Thyme {Turning an old Mirror into a Chalkboard}


{Turning an old Mirror into a Chalkboard} I did it again….was totally sucked into blogland!  Why do I allow this to happen….. all… of… the… time?    Sigh!! I love, love all of the creativity at our fingertips!  It totally sucks … Continue reading

Legendary Chocolate Chip Cookies

Wicked Weekend #10 I hope all of you have some fantastic plans for this Memorial Weekend!  I kicked off the weekend by going to a pool party with B.  We missed PT, but he was better off resting in bed…hoping … Continue reading

White and Black Bean Salad!

 In a short 7 weeks summer will be upon us…..and I am not ready!  As much as I love to bake, I think it’s time to focus on lighter dishes for a while.  Still coming to grips with my decision!    … Continue reading

Cinnamon Sugar Pretzel Nuggets-in 15 minutes!

Tempting Thyme

Wicked Weekend Part Deaux!    Last weekend we truly splurged with Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Bars, so this week we need to tone in down with something a little more subtle.  I can’t get enough of these pretzel nuggets!  What makes … Continue reading

Reality Check!

Do you ever have one of those moments when someone says something and you just want to throw daggers at them?  Granted, I feel like I have many dagger moments, but the latest one not only had me throwing daggers but it had me really thinking about my purpose in life.  Continue reading