Welcome to the weekend, my pals! There are only a few extra days till Thanksgiving and we’re in full vacation mode over right here. We put up the Christmas tree and hung some garland final night time and I’m loving it.
Apart from 2020, (as a result of who didn’t want an early vacation pick-me-up that 12 months?) we’ve by no means adorned for Christmas so early. We’ve household coming on this week and thought it could be enjoyable to have the home glowing with twinkle lights to shock the little children.
ON THE BLOGS THIS WEEK: Creamy, nutty, and just a bit bit salty, these four-ingredient cheese balls are extremely easy to throw collectively, good for elevating your subsequent charcuterie night time.
Honey glazed carrots are a welcome facet dish combining the pure sweetness of carrots with a light-weight and buttery honey glaze.
Recent inexperienced beans, a drizzle of oil, a touch of spices, and a beneficiant sprinkling of cheese add as much as these crispy parmesan roasted green beans. They’re splendidly crunchy on the skin and tender inside with so many nice flavors within the combine.
Wealthy with butter and cream, fragrant, and seasoned very merely with salt, pepper, and thyme, these herb mashed potatoes are merely scrumptious.
With none added sugars in any respect, these whipped sweet potatoes are top-of-the-line candy potato dishes I’ve ever tasted. Fluffy, creamy, candy, and aromatic with vanilla, these whipped candy potatoes are so good, you simply would possibly end up selecting a second serving to for dessert in lieu of pie.
Creamy toffee ice cream swirled with caramel sauce after which crammed with bits of crunchy toffee is bound to fulfill any ice cream lover.
The candy fluff of mini marshmallows and the crunch of slivered almonds make these decadent rocky road brownies a killer deal with. You’ll end up coming again to the pan for only one extra, greater than as soon as when you’re like me.
What I’m CRAVING: These cheesy spinach stuffed chicken breasts caught my eye yesterday and I’m nonetheless fascinated with them. I believe they should occur quickly.
My FAVORITE THING this week is my very basic to-do-list style, undated planner. I switched to this type of planner a few years in the past and it’s been an excellent match for me. Each the dimensions and the value are good too.
It really works properly as my guidelines for every day with the additional benefit of getting time slots on the facet for the times after I’m extra scheduled. I simply ordered a brand new one and I’m wanting ahead to the recent clear begin.
What I’m LISTENING to: Fancy Like Christmas by Walker Hayes. I burst out laughing when this track popped up in my suggestions this week. Sean and I have been within the automobile and we each wound up laughing together with it. If you happen to’re a Walker Hayes fan, this track must be in your playlist too.
What I’m READING: I’m working by means of the suggestions (already having fun with three books – as a result of why begin one, when you can begin three?) and I’ll replace you subsequent week. Thanks once more in your assist pulling me out of the studying stoop!
And the angel mentioned to them, “Concern not, for behold, I carry you excellent news of nice pleasure that might be for all of the individuals. For unto you is born this present day within the metropolis of David a Savior, who’s Christ the Lord. And this might be an indication for you: you will see a child wrapped in swaddling cloths and mendacity in a manger.” – Luke 2:10-12 ESV
Wishing you a stunning week filled with little issues that make you smile!