Last night Chris and I had the best night! I don't know if we were like two teenagers in love or more like old people but heres what went down...he asked if I would like to go out to dinner so I thought all day about where to go and the only place that I couldn't get out of my head was none other than the all American I-HOP! We hopped in the car and found the closest Ihop which by the way is 3 miles from us....we sat down with grandma and grandpas surrounding our table and ordered us the never ending pancake special. It was so perfect! I ate 4 pancakes, 2 eggs, hashbrowns and bacon....totally beat Chris. Our dinner only cost us $12.61, pretty awesome! We headed home and decided that we wanted to play tennis. It had to be the most entertaining game of tennis ever. We lost almost all of our balls and by the time we did lose all of them I thought I was going to fall over. We gathered all of them-finally and headed back home. (We are now huge fans of tennis and will be playing every night.) Anyway, when we got home we got right into a game of Yahtzee..everynight is game night at our house. If you're ever in the mood for games you know where we live :) That's pretty much it. Just wanted to share our wonderful night with all of you.
When Chris and I went to Mexico this past winter we quickly become addicted to their blended espressos. I found myself craving them when we got home so I played around with a couple of instant espressos and ended up making the best iced coffee, ever. What you’ll need. Medaglia D’oro instant espresso Water Ice Coffee creamer of your choice Heavy cream + caramel Trust me on the instant espresso. I tried them all. This is the best. I get it at Kroger. I’ve also heard Walmart carries it as well as trusty amazon. Step one. Get your ingredients out. I fill my glass up halfway with water and pour a capful of instant espresso in. Mix it real good. Time to cool it down. Now comes the sweet part. This next step is money. Lordy. If you’re feeling really naughty you can add caramel sauce. Do it. If you’ve been wanting the recipe for the BEST homemade caramel ever then you’re in luck. This is the recipe from my mother in law. It is life changing. Ta-Da! Tag me on Instagram at