Menu Plan Monday

January 26, 2015

This is a busy week here in my house. I’m planning to come to a close on all of my many house projects. Getting them wrapped up! I’m so ready to be done and we are SOOO close, but just have little things here and there. Nail holes to fill and paint, a bathroom to […]

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Love Unexpected by Jody Hedlund {Book Review}

January 26, 2015

What Is the Secret That Could Shipwreck Both of Their Lives? About the book: All Emma Chambers ever wanted was a home, but when her steamboat sinks just outside Presque Isle, she’s left destitute and with no place to stay. An unlikely solution arises when the lighthouse keeper arrives in town. He’s just lost his […]

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How To Freezer Cook Without Doing Any Work?!

January 22, 2015

Are y’all busy?  Do you feel like freezer cooking is just too time consuming for you? I feel ya! I used to big freezer cooking days regularly, and while I benefited so much from them, I just don’t always make the time to do a big cooking day.  Sometimes I do, sometimes I don’t – and […]

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Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Icing {Gluten-Free or Regular}

January 20, 2015

Each of us have our cake of choice. I love all things chocolate and peanut butter, but I will never turn down a good carrot cake with cream cheese icing if it’s an option. Unless it has nuts. Or raisins. Ick – gag me. If you are weirdo that likes nuts and raisins in your […]

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Menu Plan Monday and My Newest Addiction

January 19, 2015

I tell ya, these Monday’s sneak up on me. I’m not sure how that happens. I just sat down to plan out my menu and I’m keeping things pretty healthy this week. I planned to stop snacking and eating dessert every night (don’t judge) in the New Year and I’ve pretty much gone on with […]

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Chicken Fried Rice

January 14, 2015

Every good cook has an arsenal of tried and true recipes – the old faithfuls. For me, it’s Fried Rice. Today it’s Chicken Fried Rice! I’ve made it a thousand times.  It’s my husband’s favorite dinner and it never fails that I get one of two answers when I ask him if he has suggestions […]

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Menu Plan Monday

January 13, 2015

Good morning! I’m a little late sitting down to plan my menu, but I guess it’s better late than never, right? I’m trying out a few new recipes – the Quinoa Chili listed below and an idea for Chicken Taco Bowls that I have in my head (here’s to hoping it’s as good as I’m […]

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Easy Taco Soup

January 7, 2015

Are you looking for a way to stay warm? If you live anywhere near me I’m sure you are. It’s downright frigid this week in Cincinnati. I mean frigid. The best way to combat it is to stay inside and fill yourself up with some nice hot soup. This Easy Taco Soup is a great […]

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Menu Plan Monday

January 5, 2015

I sure hope all of you had a great Christmas!  This time is always bittersweet.  Daniel went back to work after two weeks of being home and all of the Christmas decorations came down and it’s just a boring time of year. While it’s sad, I also kind of love the fresh start that the […]

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Got Christmas Money? Here 10 of My Favorite Things of 2014!

January 1, 2015

I love sharing things!  Of course you know I love sharing recipes, but I like sharing other things, too!  Sometimes there are just certain products that I just can’t get enough of and wonder, “How did I live without this?”. I decided to share my favorites again this year because I just couldn’t help myself. […]

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