Mussels + Frittes

After we had this dish at The Lodge the first time we went, I couldn’t wait to recreate the dish at home. I had never cooked mussels before so I was excited to… Continue reading

Give Thanks Banner

I can’t believe that it’s already November and it’s time to start thinking about Thanksgiving! This project is a fairly simple one, but I love the way that it looks and it’s also… Continue reading

My Favorite Things in October

1. Silk Pajama Sets. After I got these in the leopard print last winter, I can’t get enough of these sets for the colder months. I also have some of these sets which are… Continue reading

Skillet Chicken with Apricots & Capers

I am a big sucker for anything that cooks entirely in one pot and if it’s delicious, filling and leaves leftovers then I am a big fan! Last year I shared my one… Continue reading

Mike Wazowski Shirt

As promised in my Instalife post from this weekend, I wanted to get this tutorial up for the Mike Wazowski shirt I made my cousin for his Monster’s University themed birthday party. I… Continue reading

My Instalife: 10/12 – 10/25

1. Two weekends ago we went to my parent’s house for the weekend, we went out to dinner one night and these Blue Moons really hit the spot! 2. While we were in… Continue reading

DIY Givenchy Lace Mask

At the beginning of the year, I instagramed a screenshot from my favorite Audrey Hepburn movie, How To Steal a Million. I mentioned in that post that I was obsessed with the Givenchy… Continue reading

Candy Apples

Believe it or not, I have never made candy apples before! They are such a staple for the fall and since it’s my favorite season you would think I have been I think… Continue reading

Quinoa Chili

I worked on this recipe last week and was so happy with how it turned out. I love chili (especially in the fall & winter) because it’s typically easy to make, filling and… Continue reading

Autumn Tie Front Apron

I started making this style of apron last winter and even thought I sold them in the Etsy shop, in the frenzy that is Christmas season I never got around to doing a… Continue reading

My Instalife: 9/28 – 10/11

Find & follow me on Instagram to see these pictures in real time and, as always, click on a set of photos to enlarge them! 1. A few years ago, I went on a… Continue reading

Corn & Chorizo Fritters

This recipe is just in time for the weekend becauseI think it’d be fantastic to make for snacking on while watching football! Someone on Top Chef Masters made a corn and chorizo fritter… Continue reading

Decorating for Halloween + Giveaway Winner!

As October is cruising along, I’m sure a lot of you are looking for some inspiration for your Halloween decorations! I thought a fun home tip post would be to share some things… Continue reading

Video Recipe: Apple Cider Cupcakes

I am very excited to be finally bringing video recipes to the blog! As I mentioned in last weekend’s instalife post, I plan to try to post at least one video each month… Continue reading

My Favorite Things in September

1. Breaking Bad. I put the show on my first list in July when I started watching it, frantically trying to catch up before the final 8 episodes starting airing. I thought this last season… Continue reading

My Instalife: 9/14 – 9/27

Find & follow me on Instagram HERE to see these pictures in real time and, as always, click on a set of photos to enlarge them! 1. A couple of weeks ago I got a… Continue reading

Making It With Danielle Turns 2 + Giveaway!

Making It With Danielle turns two today! I still can’t believe how much it’s grown from my first post and even since this time last year! The website is almost to 2,000 followers,… Continue reading

Easy Weeknight Pasta Bake

Now that fall is officially here and the weather is starting to make a turn for colder temperatures,  I notice that we are craving more comforting things for dinner. I have been making… Continue reading

Convertible Translucent Clutch

When I first heard about the new NFL-wide rules for bags this season I thought “who the heck came up with that idea” and then I thought “I know exactly who thought of… Continue reading

University of Miami Sugar Cookies

I am a huge University of Miami football fan and since we went from unranked to #15 after week two of the season, I decided it would be fun to make some sugar… Continue reading