Family Time: Making Memories & Bowls of Ice Cream!

Do you want to know what my love language is? FOOD. Family Time: Making Memories & Bowls of Ice Cream! The way I show love most naturally is through food. Though the work of cooking is not my favorite (let’s be honest), I like what sharing food together does for relationships. It creates an opportunity to […]

Apple Pie Ice Cream Cake. Or is it Cobbler?

Apple Pie Ice Cream Cake I don’t know about you, but when I think about summer and food, I don’t think of making pie. I think about ice cream and barbecues. The thought of heating up my kitchen to make and bake any kind-of pie makes want to reach for an ice-cold glass of water. […]

The Monday Minute: Cheater Paella

The Monday Minute: Cheater Paella It’s Monday, so that means… Monday Minute… where it’s always Monday, but never just one minute! As I mentioned above, in today’s Monday Minute I reveal a very special secret… CHEATER PAELLA! If you are one of the Faithful (oooh, sounds so exclusive and cult-ish!), you know sometimes the Monday […]

Slow Cooker Pork Sirloin Tip Roast with Apples and Bacon

Oh you guys… this slow cooker pork sirloin tip roast (with apples and bacon and a cinnamon & thyme rub) is…. SO YUM! Did you happen to catch this post… the one with the super easy, super delicious Rosemary and Garlic Roasted Pork Tenderloin recipe? That’s pretty delish too. That recipe, though it is perfect […]

Tips to Start Your First Whole30 / Kick-Start the Next !

This post may contain affiliate links. If you click a link and purchase an item… I may receive a commission at no additional cost to you. Tips to Start Your First Whole30 I understand, undertaking the Whole30 can seem daunting. Heck, I’ve done it three times and have had a few false starts myself.   […]

Rocky Roads Dessert Bars

A number of years ago I visited the office/kitchen at All Recipes, and was introduced to a recipe for Rocky Roads Dessert Bars. A girl can’t go to a place like All Recipes and not leave without a new recipe up her sleeve. Figuratively speaking. Not literally. I don’t keep recipes up my sleeves. That […]

How To Make Owl Pancakes

I stumbled upon an idea – OWL PANCAKES – in a magazine. I made said owl pancakes one day and thought… “HEY! I NEED TO TELL PEOPLE ABOUT THIS!” When I went to make this video, I could not find the magazine… on account of MY LIFE. So, in full disclosure – this was not […]

Nice! At Walgreens for Back-to-School Snacks

I was asked by Carusele to participate in the #SimplyNice campaign, sponsored by Walgreens. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. Back-to-School Snacks It’s that time of the year again, friends… back-to-school! That means back-to-school SNACKS. I am always on the lookout for snack items that are better for my family, but […]

TWO Sweet and Spicy Pork Chop Glaze Recipes

My favorite way to prepare meat is on the grill. Hitherhencetofore… TWO Sweet and Spicy GRILLED Pork Chop Glaze Recipes Spicy Plum Glaze and Sweet Orange Ginger Glaze  Grilling is easy and adds soooo much flavor. Sometimes it’s as easy as adding a little salt and pepper to your boneless ribeye pork chops. Be sure […]

Don’t Plan Your Super Bowl Party Until You’ve Seen These 15 Game Day Foods

I don’t mean to be the boss of you, but… Don’t plan your Super Bowl Party until you’ve seen these 15 Game Day Foods Actually, ALL of these ideas are perfect for ANY football party.  Whether you are are wanting to bring your A game to another party or impress others with your own party-planning skillz, […]