fantasy football draft

Fan Friday: Fantasy Football Draft 2015

For 3 years now, we've participated in a fantasy football league with our BIL, in hopes of being the champions in the end.  I totally feel like this year, is our year!  Yeah, I say this every year but this year is really the year y'all!! We sat down the other night to draft our picks for the 2015 season.  It took 3 1/2 hours to do this.  And ... Continue Reading

Chocolate Zucchini Bread with Pecans

Football Shaped Chocolate Zucchini Bread with Pecans

I wonder how many die hard sports fans we have out there, that are ladies?  I'm seriously obsessed y'all and surely that ain't just a Texas thing, right?  I LOVE all sports and I just can't get enough. We have even missed church for a playoff game.  Crazy huh!  I mean, I gotta have time to cook and bake for the game, you know?  Fiesta food, ... Continue Reading

Tailgating at Home

Top Tailgating Essentials Y’all!

Who has football fever y'all?! Many thanks to Sam's Club for sponsoring today's story and getting me ready for tailgating! WOOHOO!  This is a bittersweet season for me to be honest with ya.  Both of my oldest boys have graduated high school so I no longer have them to watch on Friday nights.  I'm excited for football season but sad I won't be ... Continue Reading

Denver Broncos Fan Gear

Denver Broncos Fan Gear

It's Fall. It's football season. This year is all about the Denver Broncos, for me at least.  While I do still love & support our Texas based teams, the Cowboys and Texans, I'm rooting one of my other favorite teams on this year, the Denver Broncos. Wearing orange and blue is not just a fashion statement, but absolute must every Sunday. It ... Continue Reading

Denver Broncos Jello Shooters

Denver Broncos Jello Shooters for Football Fans! {Kid-Friendly}

Oh I  know, you thought because I live in Texas I'd be a Texans or Cowboys fan huh?  Have you seen Dallas play the last, oh, 20 years?  Actually, I'm a huge Dallas Cowboys fan, really I am, as is my husband and son.  But, i'm also a big Denver Broncos fan, which isn't too far from Texas, so that totally counts right?  Football means tailgating and ... Continue Reading


Get Your Game On, Texas Style

In Texas, you go big or you go home!  As the football season rolls in, so do new fashion trends.  Well, actually, here in Texas, we kinda just create our own trends.  There was a time though, when women only wore cowgirl boots on the ranch, to rodeos (with jeans), or long dresses.  Today, everyone has their own style and the ladies ain't afraid to ... Continue Reading

Jalapeno Popper Dip

Marinated Chicken Legs and Jalapeno Popper Dip

I feel like we eat more during football season than any other time of year. Between concessions at school football games and NFL on Sundays, well, I'd say we probably need to play the game a little bit to counter all that food.  But it is that time of year and who can resist recipes for game time?  Not us!  You've probably seen this Jalapeno Popper ... Continue Reading

sporting goods

Affordable Sporting Goods We Have Bought at Walmart

I have always loved watching my kids play sports, whether for fun or competitively.  One of the things I don't love, is how much it the equipment and accessories can cost, especially if you're buying from an actual sporting goods store.  I'm showing you that you don't have to spend a fortune on sporting goods though. There are good quality pieces ... Continue Reading

superbowl food

Food for Your Super Bowl Party

Boy do we love football!  Honestly, I could watch it all day with my husband.  This superbowl sunday will be no exception either!  My husband is for the 49r's and I'm for the Ravens.  Regardless of who wins, we're gonna feast like football fans do.  Here's a few ideas to get your started.  And if you need help getting in the football mood, try ... Continue Reading