(Grown-Up) Chilled Caramel Apple Cider

(Grown-Up) Chilled Caramel Apple Cider by Atkinson Drive #fall #cocktail

 I don’t know about where you live … but it’s SO hot in Indiana right now. It’s been in the 90s every day this week – and it’s not that breezy hot like I remember from growing up on the beach. It’s stagnant, humid air. Ugh. If you’re anything like me, you’re basking in the […]

Easy Ways to Keep A Clean Home for the Holidays

Easy Ways to Keep a Clean Home for the Holidays | Atkinson Drive

With the holiday season upon us, many of us will be experiencing a huge influx of company – whether it be overnight guests or friends who are just around for the day, there is real pressure to make sure our homes are visitor-ready at all times! Since I am only getting more pregnant as the […]

My Thanksgiving Meal Plan

2013 Thanksgiving Menu | Atkinson Drive

The first few years the husband and I were married, we had very simple and low-key holidays because we were out in California far away from all of our family. Looking back, I cherish those moments in my memories and I wouldn’t do anything to change that special time we had together. But, I do […]

Gluten Free Pumpkin Cupcakes

Gluten-Free Pumpkin Cupcakes | Atkinson Drive

Last week I co-hosted a rustic Fall themed baby shower for a friend of mine. She is gluten-free, so we tried really hard to provide delicious food options for her. Some of the recipes we used were from gluten-free blogs, but a few of the foods we tweaked ourselves to make them GF. One of […]

DIY Pumpkin Spice Chai (with homemade syrup)

DIY Pumpkin Spice Chai (with homemade syrup) | Atkinson Drive

As with (what seems like) pretty much everyone right now, I am obsessed with everything pumpkin! And I had to jump on the bandwagon of attempting to make my own pumpkin spice syrup for homemade Starbucks lattes. This syrup is incredibly easy to make and delicious! Plus, it’s much cheaper to make pumpkin spice beverages […]