Mango Tilapia Salad Rolls

Food, Random, Tasty Tuesday

Here’s a nice-n-easy Lenten meal: Mango Tilapia Salad Rolls. What you need: Kroger frozen tilapia fillets Mango (fresh, frozen, canned, whatever). You can also use canned mandarins or peaches (which is actually what I used in this picture) Salt and Pepper Tortillas Salad (I got the pre-packaged Romaine lettuce with carrots and red onions) Optional: […]

March 5, 2013

Rockin’ Nacho Salad

Food, Tasty Tuesday

I love meals that are simple but totally rock. Like this one. Ground Beef – seasoned to taste and with a can of black beans dumped in. Corn Tortilla Chips Shredded Cheese Sour Cream Salsa Guac! Set it all out and let everyone make their own “Nacho Salad”. Not pictured and other options: Corn (cooked with […]

February 5, 2013

Daughter’s bedroom makeover

Around the House

Finally, pictures of my daughter’s bedroom makeover! Thanks to everyone who helped bring it all together, especially her grandma – seamstress extraordinaire! (You can tell I’m having fun playing around with Pixlr) She loves her reading nook! (Something I dreamed of as a little girl is now hers!) Custom window valance & faux white wooden […]

January 17, 2013

Faith First, Then Works

faith, Random

Sharing more reflections on the Year of the Faith and Faith & Works today at CatholicMom. Also, on a similar thought trail… I heard a conversation about God and religion on NPR today that made me sad but also gave me some food for thought. Typical NPR style, the focus was on living life without believing in […]

January 15, 2013

Lasagna {Sans Ricotta Cheese}

Food, Tasty Tuesday

I love Lasagna. I used to love it with cottage cheese filling but my husband didn’t care for it so I tried Ricotta cheese instead, which was better but still not something he was particularly fond of. I’ve made lasagna with ‘homemade Ricotta cheese’ but I could tell it was still a little much. So […]

January 8, 2013