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 […]

How to Make GOOD Gluten-Free Chocolate Pancakes

So… this recipe is not from scratch, but it’s hacked from a box recipe… Gluten-Free Chocolate Pancakes These gluten-free chocolate pancakes are also egg-free. AND dairy-free with the note that the chocolate chips I used are the Ghirardelli Bittersweet chips (affiliate link) and the ingredient lists suggests there may be some milk. I am not […]

Halloween Treats: Nutter Butter Cookie Ghosts

Nutter Butter Cookie Ghosts (or Mummies!)   I like these because the cookies are already made. Well. Ish. The Nutter Butter cookies are made. At least you don’t have to make THAT part. Things you’re going to need: Nutter Butter cookies (we’ve established this) White Wilton Candy Melts mini chocolate chips a little time, but […]

5 Fun, Creative, and EASY Halloween Treats!

Hi friends! I am SUPER excited to share with you 5 fun, creative and easy ideas for Halloween treats. 5 Halloween treats in one post?! You read that right! TREATS. HALLOWEEN TREATS, to be exact! THE PEOPLE WANT TREATS! Trouble viewing the video? Click here! It’s hard to cover the how-to of 5 things in a video […]

The Whole30 – I’m Doing It

So… after much thought. Which included downloading the Whole30. Twice. And then the purchase and reading of the Whole30 book – It Starts With Food. Along with the purchase of the cookbook Well Fed. I decided to take the plunge. I kept waiting for a good time to start. You know… a less busy time. […]

A How-To… Take It On Tuesday: Deep Fried Twinkies, Oreos, bananas, and…

YOU. GUYS. It’s Take It On Tuesday and DEEP FRIED TWINKIES ARE IN THE HOUSE!!! Deep fried Twinkies. And Oreos. And a mini Crunch bar. And banana chunks. And a pickle. So… this is not something to do OFTEN, but I would go so far as to say if you have never deep fried a […]

I tried to make a VLOG about NYC, but… KIDS.

I┬átried to make a VLOG about NYC, but… Well, yeah – KIDS. I am discovering I need to step up my vlog game or Lucy may end up stealing all my glory. Or something. Since I didn’t get to really tell you about NYC in my video, I want to share with you pictures of […]

The Mamarazzi Goes Selfarazzi

Road trip day 5… The snap of mom’s camera is old news at this point. So instead of capturing happy family memories whilst gnoshin’ at The Habit, this is the thanks I get: I totes got shafted. I supposed I have gotten on my own nerves too. For it seems I shafted myself as well… […]

Advice from a Stage Mother: Costume Approved Snacks

Over the last 3 years or so… my kids (and hitherhencetofore mom and dad) have been sacrificed to the theatre gods have been actively involved in the local children’s theatre group. Something that ALWAYS comes up is — what the heck to feed the kids in the 4-8 hours they have to be in costume! […]

In Which I Tap Into My Inner Voice: Feeding the Family

Here’s the deal… healthy food is not always the yummiest food. Case-in-point? There was that one time in my mothering career where I tried adding wheat germ to anything that seemed to “receive” wheat germ well. Cleverly *ahem* I added it to oatmeal and sprinkled it about like I was some kind-of wheat germ fairy. […]