Homemade maple bacon waffles!

Maple Bacon Waffles

Spice up your normal breakfast with these maple bacon waffles.  Yall.. guess what!  It’s bacoooooon month!!  (I said that in my best Oprah voice by the way.)  August is the official month of my all time favorite breakfast food – bacon!  Julie from White Lights on Wednesday (and bread booze bacon, yup she has two […]


Weekly Family Menu Plan

Start your week right with this easy family menu plan!  Helloooo friends!  A long time ago I shared our weekly menu plan here on the Grant life.  It reallllly helped me plan our menu for the week and act like I had my ish together.  Well, a new job and 8 puppies later – I […]

Perfect summer dessert!  Grilled pound cake and nectarines with rosemary and vanilla bean ice cream

Grilled Pound Cake with Nectarines

Take your dessert to next level and grill it! We had friends over this past weekend and I was so so excited.  I invite people over so I can try new recipes and get some feedback.  I basically use my friends as taste test guinea pigs.  Don’t worry.  They know I am using them for […]

Homemade iced coffee

Cold Brew Coffee

Have coffee ready for you when you wake up with this cold brew coffee.  Yall.  Cold brew coffee.  It is literally the best thing since sliced bread.  I have been working awhile to get the perfect cold brew coffee recipe just right.  I have been trying to make sure it was strong but not too […]

Homemade blackberry pound cake

Blackberry Pound Cake

Seasonal berries make this blackberry pound cake extra delicious.  My dog had 8 puppies last week.  I know I told yall about it earlier this week but I just keep saying it.  Eight.  Eight wiggly, wormy, squeaky puppies.  And hungry.  Do you know how often 8 puppies need to eat?  All the time.  All the […]