Quick and Easy Nacho Cheese Casserole {Meatless}

Food, Meatless

So Lent starts in two days! That means meatless Fridays (and Ash Wednesday) starts this week. I used to panic about trying to come up with meatless dinners for Lenten Fridays. I was trying to make meatless dinners that were also fancy. Which is kinda besides the point of fasting and abstinence. Duh. Once I figured […]

February 12, 2018

JUICY Lemon & Herb Roast Chicken

Chicken, Food

This is a story about chicken. And a recipe for your reading reward. Yes, that’s right, of the poultry variety. As a young girl, I loved the smell and taste of delicious, buttery, roast chicken. When we went to the grocery store, I’d practically beg my mom to walk over by the deli area just so I could catch […]

February 26, 2015

The BEST & Easiest Turkey Recipes {Thanksgiving Menu Link-Up}


Thanksgiving is only in three days! (If you are reading this on Tuesday morning.) I’m thankful for many things this Thanksgiving, especially since I do not have to do all the cooking. We get together with my husband’s family and everyone brings something to share, it’s like a real authentic Thanksgiving! Since I didn’t grow […]

November 25, 2014

Caramel Rocky Road Brownie Ice Cream Cake

Dessert, Food

For our baby’s recent 2-year-old birthday, I decided to try something different from the usual “birthday cake”. I don’t really like cake, I mean they are pretty cool to look at sometimes but the inside is usually too…cakey for my liking. I’m more of a glazed pastry or hot fudge banana sundae type of dessert eater. […]

August 30, 2014

School Lunch Ideas {Five Favorites}

5 Favorites, Food, Lunch

School is just around the corner and I’m trying to prepare as best as I can to get back into the school routine – without going too crazy. This year I’d like to do a better job with making/providing better lunch options. The lunches at school are good and not terribly expensive but when you […]

August 6, 2014