A True “Guest” Post: Sandra and James’ Fall Escape Disneyland Wedding

Back in October I was lucky enough to be invited as a guest to Real Bride Contributor Sandra’s Disneyland wedding! I’m always thrilled to be asked to attend a Disneyland wedding, but this one was extra special since I had been following Sandra’s wedding planning along with the rest of you. I knew how much … Read more

Pumpkin Turkey Chili Recipe

Pumpkin Turkey Chili Recipe

Fall has arrived in Southern California, which means the weather has dipped to 75 degrees and I’ve switched to my “winter sandals.”  It also means it’s officially chili weather, and I recently cooked up a big ole batch of one of my favorite dishes – Pumpkin Turkey Chili!  This recipe is soooo easy, you’ll wonder … Read more

DIY Sally Painted Pumpkin

DIY No Carve Sally Halloween Pumpkin

This is the story of a DIY project gone wrong, and turned into something more amazing than the original idea.  And I’m posting this to tell you that DIY projects will fail, things don’t always turn out the way you expect, and sometimes your best ideas come to you while you’re trying to slip into … Read more