I love love love looking at other people’s seasonal decorations, because it always inspires me and gives me new ideas, so I thought I’d give you a little peek into the cornucopia of fun at my house ūüôā¬† I mostly decorate for the autumn season, and then I have Halloween-y things that¬† I blend in…

Decorating for Autumn at Sara's House
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There’s a battle brewing at my house. My husband keeps announcing that he’s cold. He puts on a sweatshirt and some slippers and he shivers and he asks me if I think he might be coming down with something (oh please, oh please, don’t let him be coming down with something–have you ever seen The…

Streusel-Topped Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins
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Have you ever lived in and worked on a house and wondered who’s lived there throughout the years–if it was someone’s “forever house” or if it was just a stopping point? What memories were made there? What you would do if you ever found the person who walled off the hallway leading to your kid’s…

Inside Peek: Kate's Dining Room & Kitchen
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So we decided to do something a little different this week. ¬†One of the interesting things about blogging is that you open up a little part of your life to the world. ¬†I will admit one of my favorite things is getting to peek inside the creative spaces of my favorite bloggers; whether it be…

Inside Peek: Sara's Office
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So after 5 weeks of chaos, dust, tears, angst, sweat, and “Moves Like Jagger”played on repeat at 2:00 in the morning, we have, like, 97% of a kitchen. We still have a few little projects and we also have to make the 4-hour trek to Ikea for a third time (don’t EVEN get me started….

Quick & Easy Noodle Stir-Fry
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I’m always a little leery of foods with Caribbean spice blends.¬† They always sound great to me, with a lot of the Latin flavors I love like citrus, cumin, and tropical fruits.¬† But they also usually include some traditionally autumnal spices (for those of us who live in the US) like cinnamon, cloves, and allspice.¬†…

Caribbean Rubbed Pork Chops with Mango Salsa
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We’re excited to let you all know about a great new feature on Our Best Bites!¬† You’ll notice at the end of each post there is now a “Save Recipe” button. This allows you to easily save your favorite recipes from Our Best Bites to your own online recipe box! You’ve all been asking for…

Personalized Online Recipe Box at OBB!
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You can always tell when the Our Best Bites girls are stressed out because we tend to post a lot of sweets. I had excellent intentions of posting a quick and easy dinner today, but I was overcome by the temptation of Pretzel M&Ms, which are simultaneously the most glorious and the most horrific creation…

Sweet & Salty Caramel Snack Mix
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Remember the time I was ready for it to be fall, but it was still hot enough outside to fry eggs on the sidewalk?¬† Okay, so it’s not that hot where I live, but still.¬† We’re in full-on shorts and flip flops attire and probably will be for a while.¬† What you need this time…

Apple Cider Floats
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Something about September triggers my I’m-totally-obsessed-with-autumn side.¬† I started¬†getting out my fall decorations this past week and put some of my favorite fall-ish meals on the menu with plans to share them with you.¬† Then Saturday rolled around and as I sat in 97 (yes, ninety-flipping-seven) degree weather, sweating my rear off while watching my…

Two Ingredient Ice Cream {No Machine Required!}
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First of all, we have some kind of exciting news that has just kind of slipped under the radar. Check this out: Yep, Sara and I are now officially calendar girls. I wish it were more scandalous than 12 brand-new recipes that we’re really, really proud of, but alas, it’s not. It is officially released…

Doctored-Up 7-Layer Dip
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During the summer months we constantly get emails saying, “Help!¬† I just got a million pounds of [insert fruit of your choice here] what can I make with it??”¬† If that’s you, this should be at the top of your list!¬† And even if you don’t have a million pounds of anything, it should still…

How To: Make Homemade Fruit Roll-Ups
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