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Date Night : Al Fresco Dining At Home

Date Night : Al Fresco Dining At Home - Happy Friday, friends! I thought a ‘Date Night’ series would be fun to share! Emmett and I try to make time for date night once a week, and if you and your significant other are looking for ideas, I figured this series could inspire some fresh ideas. Normally, our date nights are outside of our home… we’ll choose a fun activity or a new restaurant to try, but given our current climate (social distancing), the first few posts in this series will be centered at home. Date nights at home are still pretty fun! For us, the point of date night is to do or try something out of the norm, while making memories and spending quality time together. Although it snowed yesterday, I’m seeing temperatures in the solid 60’s for the next week or two, and hopefully temperatures will continue to climb here in Utah. This weekend our plan is to make a special dinner and setup a little al fresco dining situation at home in one of our outdoor living spaces (the balcony bistro table seems most feasible at this point). Click through for inspiration and tips on dining outdoors for a fun date night at home!  Continue Reading


Spiced Mulled Wine

This warm drink is made with dry red wine, a generous amount of brandy, and is infused with spices that taste like fall! If you’re looking for a festive seasonal drink to kick of the season, this one is…

food & recipes

Bachelor Girl’s Night / Chex Mix Recipe

It’s no secret we are Bachelor/Bachelorette fans. We admit, it’s definitely a guilty pleasure, but we love it! There is one good thing about the month of January and Mondays – the return of one of our favorite (bad) television shows and…