I love summer. Days spent splashing around at the pool, walks around town at any time of the day, outdoor parties and cookouts... there are some parts of summer that are just all fun and leisure. Yet, at the same time, summer is so hectic. We try to take advantage of the nice weather and … Continue reading 10 Quick Summer Meals
My hubby loves anything that has to do with meat. If that was the only food group I fed him from, he would be very happy. Italian Beef is one of his favorite meals, but it always intimidated me... until I realized it's the simplest recipe! There is practically nothing to it. You just stick … Continue reading The Best Italian Beef
Are you one of those mamas that struggles to get good stuff into your wee babe's mouth? I honestly do not have what I would consider a "picky" child... but I still find myself putting a significant amount of effort into getting the "right" nutrients into him! My child loves mac n' cheese, hot dogs, … Continue reading Toddler Fruit & Veggie Ice Cream
Lasagna was always one of my favorite dishes as a child. The warm, gooey, richness of all the layers of cheese and sauce delighted me. My mom always told me that it was unhealthy, and I assumed that it was a lot of work. So, I just decided I was never going to make it. … Continue reading Lazy Lasagna
Guys, Chicken Alfredo is one of those comfort foods that my mouth literally waters for. And get this: before I was pregnant with my first child, I hated all things cheese... which included Chicken Alfredo (and all cheesy pasta dishes for that matter). Then, this little miracle came into my belly, and immediately cheese was … Continue reading Homemade Chicken Alfredo
Disclaimer: This is NOT a paid review. I am NOT affiliated with Hello Fresh at all. I simply decided to write about my experience for anyone who is curious. Having meals delivered to me is something I would never do. It just seems a little ridiculous to me. It appears sketchy, expensive and unnecessary. A … Continue reading Interested in Hello Fresh? Hear about my experience & get a full free week!
Making sugar cookies was always one of my top favorite Christmas traditions as a kid. Any kind was good, but the ones that topped them all where my Grandma's lemon sugar cookies. They were the perfect combination of soft and firm, and the little bit of citrus tang made the sweetness of the frosting even … Continue reading Lemon Christmas Sugar Cookies