10 minute Clam Chowder

10 Minute Clam Chowder! It is creamy and delicious for any dinner but it's especially perfect for busy week nights! {The Love Nerds}

I am going to start this post by saying that if you have anything against canned soups, you will probably just want to stop now. However, if you love super easy recipes, you will LOVE this recipe for a creamy, 10 minute Clam Chowder! This soup has always been a staple in my family. There […]

Help Care for your Guests with this DIY Get Well Kit

Prepare for the Cold & Flu Season and Guests with this DIY Get Well Kit! It's the perfect way to make sure your guests are comfortable, even if they aren't feeling well! {The Love Nerds} #RealRelief #Ad

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Chloraseptic® for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Why does it always seem that your body knows exactly the worst time to get sick? I have seen a lot of posts on social media this winter about friends getting sick while on vacation or […]

Individual Spinach Dip Bread Bowls

Want to see one of my FAVORITE party foods? Come over for this recipe for Individual Spinach Dip Bread Bowls! They are cheesy, carb heaven! {The Love Nerds}

I don’t know why I have never shared this recipe with all of you before. I first made this recipe a few years ago when we lived in this small college town apartment. We were having friends over to celebrate our birthdays (birthday week is coming up, y’all!) and decided to have a carb fest […]

15 Fun and Fabulous Mardi Gras Ideas

15 Fun and Fabulous Mardi Gras ideas for the whole family!! {The Love Nerds}

Tomorrow is Fat Tuesday and lots of Mardi Gras fun has been happening! Have you been doing anything fun? Do you have anything planned for tomorrow? It is never too late to have some last minute fun with your friends or with your family, so check out all these ideas! We went to New Orleans in […]

Spread a Little S’more Love

S'mores Gift Idea! Whether for Valentine's Day or even a random act of kindness, spread a little s'more love by gifting these cute jars! FREE tags included in post! {The Love Nerds}

I love s’mores! Marshmallows? Not so much. But something magical happens when you roast a marshmallow and put it with graham crackers and chocolate. It’s pure heaven. So after creating an indoor s’mores treat for my husband, I decided why not give a little bit of heaven to others, too! In my very biased opinion, almost everyone […]

Loaded Cookie Dough Dip

You will not be able to put down this Loaded Cookie Dough Dip! Easy to prep and even easier to lose track and eat the whole bowl! {The Love Nerds}

This post includes an affiliate link for Amazon.  There is not much to say about this Loaded Cookie Dough Dip other than YUM! Like can’t stop eating it kind of YUM that your whole family and friends will love! I made this dip for our Super Bowl party a couple weeks ago. We should have been a […]

Herbed Cheese Straws + A Date Night Blog Hop

Herbed Cheese Straws is a super easy appetizer, which makes it the perfect date night app! Plus, check out other great recipe ideas for your Dinner for Two! {The Love Nerds}

As a rule, we avoid restaurants on Valentine’s Day. It’s always crazy busy and, even with reservations, you can find yourself squished in a waiting area for longer than you want. Plus, the weather here isn’t normally great and nothing makes you want to dress up more than slush, puddles, snow or rain that will […]

The Not-So Newlywed Game + A Cash Giveaway

Date nights at home don't have to include watching a movie on the couch. Do something different and print out this FREE Not-So Newlywed Game! It's the perfect conversation starter for date night, and you might just learn something new about your partner! {The Love Nerds}

Yesterday I shared the FIRST post in our new monthly series Love at Home! This series is all about finding meaningful and fun ways to connect with your partner because, let’s be honest, we don’t all have the budget to go out all the time. So for the first at home date, I created a […]

Winter Cuddle Kit – Love at Home Date Night Series

Date Night Cuddle Kit - Create a fun date night kit for home with indoor s'mores, a Not-So Newlywed Game to get to know your spouse more (free printable included), and more! {Love at Home Series - The Love Nerds} #YoursandMine #Ad

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #YoursandMine #CollectiveBias If there is one thing I have learned over the years, it’s that a relationship takes work and time. We hear this all the time, and yet somehow we don’t always follow through. We want to follow through. Last year I shared […]

14 Notes of Love

14 Notes of Love - Count down to Valentine's Day or a special event with a daily note of appreciation or date night ideas! {The Love Nerds}

I am really excited about this, everyone! I’m even more excited for it to start on Sunday so my husband can start opening his notes. (Bryan… if you are reading this, STOP! You promised.) My blog would make it seem that Valentine’s Day is a big deal in our house, but it’s not really. It’s […]