Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick

{and the winner is…} RAY BAN SUNGLASSES GIVEAWAY

***Congratulations*** TINSLEY ROBERSON {email me to claim your shades:} download it “The Future’s So Bright” Timbuk3 {watch the video on YouTube… uploaded by emimusic} CHECK BACK FRIDAY TO FIND OUT WHAT THE  NEXT GIVEAWAY WILL BE Be sweet.

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James T Farmer A Time To Cook

it’s my pleasure to introduce you to… James T Farmer III

James T Farmer’s latest cookbook, A Time To Cook releases next week {featuring photography by Helen Norman} James T Farmer III is president of James Farmer Designs, which specializes in residential landscape, interior and floral design. A graduate of Auburn University, James is the author of A Time to Plant, Porch Living, Sip & Savor: […]

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Jamie Hess Make Up Artist

it’s my pleasure to introduce you to…Jamie L Hess

your Hollywood beauty {& horror} connection Jamie L Hess is a Make-Up Artist who wears quite a few hats. For the past 5 years, she’s been the Project Coordinator for the special make up FX lab, W.M. Creations, Inc., that creates the make up FX for various TV shows such as CSI: Vegas and NCIS. […]

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easy peanut butter cookies

milk & cookies: peanut butter-toffee cookies

my ongoing love affair with Jif is a little nutty… & quite sticky at times Peanut Butter-Toffee Cookies makes 2 dozen 1 cup creamy peanut butter 3/4 cup dark brown sugar 1 large egg 1/4 tsp baking soda 20 little baby Heath bars, coarsely chopped {1 cup} one beat the first 4 ingredients w/ an […]

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Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick


Sunny days are ahead & I’m passing along a pair of my fave sunglasses to one lucky winner. You’ll get these brand-spankin’-new black New Wayfarers complete with hard shell case, cloth & paper work Why? …because I think you’re the bee’s knees & you deserve to have them HOW TO ENTER 1.) Press the “LIKE” […]

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make an orchid pretty

how to make {grocery store} orchids glamorous

real life {home} style turn honky-tonk horror into everyday beauty {transfer to a pretty pot, add moss & insert pick up sticks… shop your yard} before photos below {completely unacceptable} download it “Love Is Found” Sade {watch the video on YouTube… uploaded by SadeVEVO} Be sweet.

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chocolate chip cookies

Milk & Cookies: M&M-Chocolate Chip Cookies

Spring Entertaining One Smart Cookie Sometimes a cookie can step in & make casual gatherings feel more special. M&M-Chocolate Chip cookies are a crowd pleaser perfect for all ages. The versatile treat can be served as an after school snack, packed & taken to the ballpark, a sweet ending for backyard barbecues & so much […]

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blueberry {crisp}

serve with soul 1.) Anya Hindmarch Ebenezer Wallet  2.) World Market Stainless Steel Colander 3.) Kate Spade Charm Glitter in Navy 4.) J Brand Maria High Rise Legging {best. jeans. ever.} 5.) West Elm Abacus Wool Dhurrie Rug in Regal Blue {kitchen sink upgrade} 6.) Blue Baking Dish 7.) Kettle Brand Vinegar & Salt Potato […]

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Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes By Rebecca Gordon Buttermilk Lipstick Editor-in-Chief Birmingham Alabama Pastry Chef Author Tailgating Expert Writer Southern Hostess Cooking Lessons How To Tide & Tigers Today Tailgating Host Raycom News Network WBRC Fox 6 Sports Entertaining Food Stylist Entrepreneur

The Basics: How To Make Mashed Potatoes

Cooking Essentials How To Make Mashed Potatoes Mashed potatoes are a comforting addition to many of our favorite main dish foods. Country fried steak, meatloaf & fried chicken pair perfectly with the popular icon. This classic, easy side can’t be made without following my step by step instructions. They’re certainly simple but good. Sour Cream […]

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recipe box

fresh scallops {…drowning in a sea of love}

catch them before they’re gone 1.) Nanette Lepore Scallop Runway Clutch 2.) Chloe Ballet Flats {sucker for a flat} 3.) Pique Scalloped Shams 4.) Gianna Rose Peacock Soaps 5.) Trina Turk Embroidered Pillow 6.) Scalloped Craft Punch 7.) Recipe Box {completely loving} 8.) Martha Stewart Scalloped Cake Stand and Dome 9.) Kate Spade Ikeda Collar […]

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