Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Are you searching for a simple yet mouthwatering side dish? Look no further than this irresistible roasted Brussels sprouts recipe! Ingredients: Instructions: -Start by quartering the washed Brussels sprouts and placing them on a parchment lined baking tray. -Sprinkle your favorite seasonings generously over the sprouts. (Pro tip: Try a blend of salt, pepper, garlic, […]

Chocolate Orange Bark

In a rush but craving something sweet? Say hello to your new favorite go-to dessert: Chocolate Orange Bark! With just a handful of ingredients and five minutes of your time, you’ll have a treat that’s as easy to make as it is delicious. Ingredients: Chocolate chips 🍫 Non-flavored coconut oil (or vegetable oil) 🥥 Oranges […]

New Construction Homes

Thinking about purchasing a newly constructed home? Here’s why having a realtor by your side is essential for a smooth and successful experience: Don’t navigate the world of new construction alone – enlist the expertise of a trusted realtor the Phillips Group is here to help you find and secure your dream home. Happy to […]

Spiced Tea

Are you ready to spice up your next gathering? Look no further than this delightful Spiced Tea recipe that’s sure to impress your guests. Whether you’re hosting a card night, crafting session, or simply hanging out with friends, this versatile drink is the perfect addition to any occasion. Plus, it’s easy to make and can […]

Cinnamon Butter

As a dedicated realtor, I’m always on the lookout for ways to show appreciation to my valued clients, friends, and family. And let me tell you, this homemade cinnamon butter recipe is an absolute game-changer! Crafting this delectable treat couldn’t be easier. With just a few simple ingredients – butter, cinnamon, powdered sugar – and […]

Whipped Honey

Hey there, honey enthusiasts! Are you ready to elevate your honey game? Look no further because today, we’re diving into the delicious world of whipped honey. Not only will you learn how to whip up this golden treat, but you might just become the lucky recipient of a little jar of whipped honey accompanied by […]

Blush & Bubbly

Looking for a fabulous drink that’s perfect for any occasion? This delightful concoction is guaranteed to add some sparkle to your girls’ night, Taco Tuesday, or any time you’re in the mood for a refreshing pick-me-up. Ingredients: – 1 cup champagne (or sparkling wine) – 2 cups Strawberry Lemonade (grapefruit or pomegranate juice) – ½ […]

Frozen Flowers

Hey there, party planners and DIY enthusiasts! Ready to level up your drink station? Introducing Frozen Flowers – the easiest way to add magic to your drinks! 🌹❄️ Just grab your favorite flowers, balloons, water, and freezer, and let the fun begin! Snip the stems, fill balloons, freeze, and voila – charming floral ice sculptures […]

Boozy Berries

Indulge in the perfect blend of sweetness and sophistication with this recipe – an ideal addition to your LOVE list! Whether it’s a brunch gathering, girls’ night, or a refreshing snack, these Rosé-infused strawberries are a hit. 🍓🥂 Follow the simple instructions below for a delightful treat: Ingredients: • Fresh strawberries (tops off and rinsed) […]

Cheesecake Caramel Dip

Indulge in the ultimate dip! Perfect for parties, family gatherings, or just for yourself! Cheesecake Caramel Dip Ingredients: • No Bake Cheesecake Mix (I use this one) • Caramel Sauce (homemade or store bought) • Heath Bar Candy Chips (I use this one) Directions: Layer the ingredients in a dish and serve. Check out the […]

Taco Soup!

Revitalize your weekdays with a quick, easy, and oh-so-delicious meal. As a realtor who knows the value of time, I’ve got the perfect recipe that’s as seamless as closing a deal. Dive into a bowl of goodness that’s not only satisfying, but also a breeze to whip up. Taco Soup Recipe: 🥩 2 lb ground […]

Crockpot Hot Chocolate

Looking for a cozy, easy treat to enjoy on a chilly day? Try out my simple and delicious Crockpot Hot Chocolate recipe! • 2 cups of chocolate chips (choose your favorite kind) • 2 cups of heavy whipping cream • 1 can of sweetened condensed milk • 6 cups of milk • 1 teaspoon or […]

Activities to Warm Up The Colder Months

As a Homeschool Mom and Realtor navigating the bone-chilling cold, consider these cozy activities to keep the winter blues at bay: Stay warm and make the most of the chilly months! Stefanie 💗

Comfort Food – Pasta

Embrace the coziness of January by decluttering your space and savoring the warmth of comfort foods. Amidst the chill, my ultimate go-to is a delightful bowl of pasta with rich red sauce (sometimes I add meat)—a quick and comforting meal that feels just like a warm hug. Cuddle up on the couch, wrapped in coziness, […]

Cranberry Pearls

The ultimate snack for your taste buds! Dive into the world of delightful spheres, a perfect blend of tart cranberries and the sweet notes of Prosecco and citrus. These addictive pearls are your go-to treat, and here’s the simple recipe to create your own culinary masterpiece: **Ingredients:** – 1 ½ packages of fresh cranberries – […]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Squares

Savor the nostalgia and warmth of my family’s cherished Peanut Butter Chocolate Squares. A quick and delightful dessert, these squares have been a constant in our home since my childhood. Passing down the tradition, I’ve shared the joy of making them with my daughters. These treats are not just a delicious addition to any party, […]

Holiday Simmer Pot

Fill your home with the festive aroma of a simmer pot. Combine these aromatic ingredients: Holiday Simmer Pot Recipe Simmer these delightful ingredients in a pot or crockpot with 2 cups of water on low heat for a scent that captures the season of Christmas. 🎄✨ Keep the simmer pot going for up to 2 […]

Christmas Tree Hack

Say goodbye to the dreaded tangles of traditional lights. Transform your tree-decorating experience by using outdoor bush lights – a game-changer for a hassle-free sparkle. Watch the video for a quick tutorial and make your holiday prep merrier! Merry Christmas!🎄😊 Stefanie

The Easiest, Most Delicious Spinach Artichoke Dip!

Elevate your holiday gatherings effortlessly – Just grab the spinach artichoke dip from Costco, Sam’s Club, or your local grocery store. 🛒 Scoop generously into an oven-safe container, Sprinkle with your choice of Parmesan, Romano, or Asiago cheese, and bake at 350 for a mere 5-10 minutes, or until warmed. Dive into a warm, gooey […]

Easy Crockpot Caramel Sauce

Indulge your sweet tooth with this hassle-free, energy-saving crockpot caramel sauce recipe! Bid farewell to burnt mishaps on the stove. 5 cans of sweetened condensed milk 2 Tablespoons of vanilla 2 teaspoons of salt Mix, pour, seal, and let your crockpot work its magic on low for 8 delightful hours—ideal for a worry-free overnight creation. […]

Prepare for a Texas-sized winter rollercoaster ride!

In the Lone Star State, our weather can go from sunny and 70’s one week to icy and bone-chilling 30’s the next… sometimes all in one day! 😅 But don’t worry, as a proactive realtor, I’m here to help you gear up for the upcoming winter season with some solid advice. Get ready for a […]

Homeschool and Sports

🏐🎉🥈 This weekend, my daughter’s volleyball team clinched a fantastic 2nd place at the T-Cal State Volleyball Tournament. And guess what? She’s homeschooled, yet she’s out there doing her best on the court, proving that homeschoolers can excel in sports too! 🏠📚⚽ For all you fellow homeschooling parents out there, don’t worry, there are plenty […]

Roasted Pumpkin Seeds: A Simple Step-by-Step Guide

Fall is here, and it’s time to learn the easy way to roast pumpkin seeds. My mom’s tradition of pumpkin seed roasting continues, and I’ll show you the straightforward process to transform these seeds into a tasty snack. No more wasting those seeds – let’s get roasting! Step 1: Seed Extraction Start by cutting the […]

New Build, Model Home, Land, Treasure Hunt…

As a realtor, I thrive on finding the best deals, just like my husband and I did when we started our family at a young age. We had two babies within 18 months and were, shall we say, a little strapped for cash. It was then that we got creative – turning garage sales into […]

Quilting – Not just for your Grandma!

From the time my daughters were little, I’ve wanted to showcase the endless possibilities of learning at any stage in life. I made it a point each year, that I’d embark on a new adventure. One year, it was growing our own vegetable garden. We grew multiple cucumbers and transformed them into mouthwatering bread and […]

Pizza Hack

Are you ever stumped when deciding what to make for dinner, and your ultimate solution is reaching for store-bought pizza? If you’re like me, you’re in for a treat with a game-changing life hack that my girls and I use every time we indulge in store-bought pizza: the Crispy Oven Pizza trick! It’s a simple […]

Cilantro Lime Dip Recipe!

Looking to dazzle your guests at a party or treat a friend to a delightful snack during a casual chat? Look no further than this sensational Cilantro Lime Dip! It’s not just easy to whip up, but it’s a guaranteed crowd-pleaser. All you need is a trusty blender or food processor – both will work […]

HomeMaker to HomeSeller

Hey there, everyone! 🌟 Can I just say, I never, in a million years, thought I’d be sitting here, writing a blog post, and calling myself a Realtor®? But guess what? Here I am, doing both with a heart full of enthusiasm! Let me introduce myself a bit. I’m Stefanie—a firm believer in the Bible, […]