Plan Your Easiest Movie Night

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Plan Your Easiest Movie Night-2

Whenever I plan date nights or events with friends, I’m all about making things simple and relaxing when it comes to setup. I used to plan more elaborate get togethers and get SO tired by the time my guests arrived from all the planning, that I’d be ready to take a nap before all the fun even got started! I’ve learned since then that easier and uncomplicated are the way to go! Kyle and I have even started going on what we call “comfy date nights” every month, where we don our coziest sweatpants and sweaters, and go to a casual Mexican restaurant followed by a movie. He puts on his glasses, I take off my makeup, and we just relax! Those comfy date nights are always my favorite and I’ve come to realize how much more enjoyment you get from keeping things simple.

With that in mind, I wanted to plan a fun movie night setup that is perfect for any date night at home or friend gathering! That means a great movie, lots of delicious treats, and minimal time in the kitchen preparing everything!…

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Honey Chicken Stir Fry- easy, delicious, and healthy!

Honey Chicken Stir Fry

Can I have a group HUZZAH for dinners done in less than 35 minutes? This recipe for Honey Chicken Stir Fry is perfect for busy weeknights where you just want to get dinner on the table quickly, but still want to dish up something delicious and healthy! It’s a kitchen sink recipe where you can…

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A Little Love Note to Kyle…

Kyle, I love you. You truly (truly!) are the most loving, patient, and kind man. From traveling the world together to waking up and sippin’ coffee by your side in the morning, life with you is a little piece of heaven. No one is perfect, but you sure do come as close as it gets….

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Thinking Out Loud #4

Hey guys and happy Thursday! I’m jumping on the TOL bandwagon this week to share some random happenings. I always want to share more personal things, but (to be honest), our lives aren’t exciting enough to dedicate multiple posts a week to 😂. It’s easier to just chunk a whole lot of little things together…

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Crispy Green Beans with Garlic Dipping Sauce

For all you veggie haters/dislikers out there, this one is for you! I remember when I was younger, my mom used to make boiled brussels sprouts and they were just the worst thing (no offense, mom). Bitter, mushy, and soul-sucking. While that last one might be an exaggeration, I can distinctly remember wondering to myself…

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4-Ingredient Peanut Butter Oat Bars- easy, delicious, and healthier!

4 Ingredient Peanut Butter Oat Bars

Can I have a heck YES for 4 ingredient recipes? This is the holy grail when it comes to a dessert/breakfast/snack bar that’s beyond easy, delicious, and healthier! I’m the kind of gal that always needs to end my day with something sweet. The day doesn’t feel complete until I’ve had a little candy or…

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Valentine’s Date at Home

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. This content is intended for readers who are 21 and over. #SendingYourLove #CollectiveBias I am so excited to be sharing my perfect Valentine’s Day dinner at home with you guys! As some of you guys might know, Kyle…

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Garlic Parmesan Shrimp Linguine- absolutely delicious and done in just 30 minutes!

Garlic Parmesan Shrimp Linguine

Alright you guys, this Garlic Parmesan Shrimp Linguine is what my pasta dreams are MADE of!! The best flavors, garlic, olive oil, parmesan, and perfectly-tender shrimp. All on top of those substantial linguine noodles that are just so hearty and carry the flavors so well. Absolutely delicious.

Crispy Parmesan Edamame Clusters

Crispy Parmesan Edamame Clusters

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Conagra Brands. All opinions are mine alone. #YouPAMDoIt #PAMInControl #CollectiveBias How’s 2018 been treatin’ you so far? How about those New Year’s resolutions? I feel like I always get a week or two into January and then my resolutions reach a critical point. I either…

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Roasted Butternut Squash Artichoke Soup-3

Roasted Butternut Squash Artichoke Soup

Look! I made the coziest cold-weather soup that’s not only super delicious, but also healthy! Does it get any better than curling up under blankets, turning the lights down, and downing some steamy comfort food? Probably not. With January well on its way, I’m in full on lightened-up recipe mode. It’s always fun for me…

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Teriyaki Chicken Lettuce Wraps

I don’t think it’ll come to a surprise to anyone when I say that some of my favorite flavors are Japanese. Being half Japanese, I grew up eating traditional food at my obachan’s house each Friday night and my more adventurous palette definitely stemmed from eating octopus salads and raw fish on a weekly basis….

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