Skillet Cookie Cake

I’d like to report that my efforts to live a healthier lifestyle (i.e., smarter diet and more exercise) are already showing some results. I hate to speak too soon, but I’ve managed to achieve 15% of my weight loss goal, and I’m generally feeling more energized. Last weekend I even managed to jog 17 miles […]

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Cinnamon Sour Cream Bread

I can’t believe that after blogging for more than six years, I have yet to share this recipe with you. It’s not fancy, but it’s hands down one of my favorites. It’s a sweet quick bread known to my family as sour cream bread. I added the word cinnamon to create Cinnamon Sour Cream Bread […]

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The Little Entryway That Could

I’m back today with a quick and easy, yet super functional DIY project. You might remember that about a year ago I gave my small entryway a dose of color and style. Today, I’m returning to the space to add a bit more style, plus a dose of utility. As you probably know, I’m part […]

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Oven Fries

I’m unofficially starting a new series here on IBC. As you probably know, I love me a good cookbook. When I buy one, I tend to flip through the pages, wipe the drool off my mouth, and then tuck the book on a shelf to collect dust. (Thanks to the internet, who really needs a […]

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Master Bedroom Update

It’s been a while since I’ve talked about Bedroom, so I thought I’d pop in today with a little Master Bedroom update. Last night on Instagram I shared a sneak peek and was so excited to see how many of you liked how the room is evolving. Come on in and let me show you […]

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Mediterranean Flatbread

Since I have a new goal and diet for the new year, my eyes are always open for health yet still flavor-packed recipes. This past weekend, when I made my trek to Target, I also stopped at one of my other favorite places, Trader Joe’s. Walking through the aisles, I stumbled upon some naan. In […]

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Chili Beef Wraps

As I’ve mentioned, one goal of mine this year is to be more intentional about the foods I’m eating. I’ve contemplated trying various diets: Whole30, Paleo, counting calories, etc., however none of these sound very appealing to me. I think that not being able to eat a piece of pizza, have a pancake on Sunday […]

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10% Happier

Hey there, friends. It’s hard to believe we are already into the second week of January. Despite feeling a little behind, I’m always excited for Monday to arrive. I know that a lot of folks dread it, but for me, Monday always hold this “fresh start” feeling. It’s a clean slate, and as most of […]

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