Pocket Dinners: A Simple Grilling Recipe

I don’t know about where you are at, but we have had some beautiful weather here. I am talking 70’s, sunny, slight breeze…perfect! When the weather is this nice, it only makes sense to grill out. There are so many meals you can prepare on a grill other than hot dogs, brats, and burgers. One […]

A Refreshing Drink: Cranberry Juice and Coke

cranberry juice and coke

The first time I flew on a plane with my hubby, he asked the flight attendant for a can of Coke and a can of Cran-Apple juice. I thought he was just thirsty, but he then proceeded to mix them together. “That’s bizarre…” I thought to myself, but to each his own. Fast forward 10 […]

No Bake Cookies

No Bake Cookies

When we lived overseas, peanut butter was always a hot commodity. If you had visitors, you always asked them to bring a few jars because, if you even had peanut butter in your country, it came at a HIGH cost. One of the treats we always made with our PB was No Bake Cookies. Yummy. Delicious. […]

Roasted Cauliflower – Yum

Roasted Cauliflower

Cauliflower is one of those vegetables that I like and always default to steaming it. Tonight I tried roasted cauliflower and loved it. The rest of the fam did too, so that’s a win-win-win in my book! What You’ll Need to Make Roasted Cauliflower: 1 Head of cauliflower 1-2 cloves of minced garlic (fresh or jarred) […]

Quick and Easy Eggs For Toddlers

I’m always looking for breakfast options that are easy for the littles. And eggs are one that both my 4 year old and 1 year old love. I had a friend who always scrambled her children’s eggs in a skillet on the stove. One day I told her how I microwave my eggs and she […]

Kitchen Hack: Muffin Tins for Taco Toppings


The other day we were having tacos for dinner, which of course means lots of toppings — lettuce, tomatoes, black olives, onions, cheese, sour cream, salsa, chipotles, etc. For me this translates into –> LOTS OF BOWLS OF STUFF! I had already spent a lot of time in the kitchen that day and I honestly […]