{ Pearls & Pasta } — love

{ Easy Peasy Mac-n-Cheesy }

I’m charging into 2021 full of Belief & Hope. Believing anything is possible, anything... and Hopeful for healthy gatherings, tons of hugs and sharing scrumptious food together around the table! Some of my families & friends favorite dishes are most often the easiest ones to make! Here's a take on a homemade stove top mac-n-cheese that's so easy peasy it'll make you throw away the boxed stuff & never look back! This recipe makes a big batch, which is perfection for a crowd or leftovers the next day. And, trust me adults and kids alike will be coming back for...

{ summer lovin' }

Summer of loving... Summer love is showing up in everything from our newest jewelry designs to whirl wind celebrations our families have the honor to be sharing in together { just to name a couple, my mother in laws 75th birthday & our sister-in-law to be's bridal shower } Our combined 'immediate families' total 18 siblings + their spouses / significant other & 41 grandchildren { 2 of which our mine and my hubby's } this accounts for XL love! This summer of love will continue into 2018 as we look forward to more family milestones coming our way; two weddings and the birth of a new cousin... Our...

{ free loving gifts }

At the very least Valentine's Day is a nice reminder to be loving to each other everyday. Some easy, and practically free, gifts include a Hug, a Kiss, a Smile, a Helping Hand, a Phone Call ~ yes actually dialing someone's number & speaking with them! ~ a Compliment, a Note... you get the idea. Happy Gifting!