Freezing Leftover Bananas for Smoothies!

September 17, 2014

Do you ever buy bananas and before you know it they are too brown to eat? It’s like they have 1-2 days of perfect eating – at least in my opinion. I don’t like any green and really don’t like any brown on them. Because of my pickiness I usually have some brown bananas on […]

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Menu Plan Monday

September 15, 2014

Happy Monday!  I’m back today with my menu for the week! It’s getting to that time where I want to break out all of my fall dishes and warm meals for fall.   All things pumpkin and apple and warm dinners like meatloaf, roast and mashed potatoes, and soups…yum!  I’ve already made applesauce for the […]

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Southern Skillet Corn

September 9, 2014

I just got back from vacation and realized that I have this wonderful summer-ish corn recipe to share with you! Forgive me for sharing it on the back end of the season, but I don’t want to wait until next summer. It’s really, really good!  It is kind of like a creamed corn, but lighter […]

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How to Clean Your Glass Stove Top

August 29, 2014

Do you have a glass stovetop? I do, and while I love its smoothness I hate how dirty it can get.  Being so smooth…you really notice when it is dirty! Surely I’m not the only one who gets some spills on their stovetop. And how do you get them off? Well I’m here to share […]

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Fresh Blueberry Sauce

August 26, 2014

I’ve got a Costco membership, which is wonderful, but sometimes it gets me into trouble. I get a little crazy and unrealistic about what two people can really consume in a reasonable amount of time. And that’s where this lovely Fresh Blueberry Sauce comes in! I absolutely LOVE blueberries when they are at their best […]

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Roasted Summer Vegetable Quinoa with Balsamic Vinaigrette

August 21, 2014

This summer I’ve been relying heavily on two of my favorite things – fresh summer produce and quinoa. This Roasted Summer Vegetable Quinoa is one of my favorite combinations! Quinoa salads make delicious, healthy and EASY dinners. Add a piece of grilled chicken and you have a meal – easy as that. Plus it is […]

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How to Freeze Sweet Corn and a Trip to the Farm

August 20, 2014

The other week I had the privilege of heading to Beyer Farm in Columbus, Indiana to learn about sweet corn. I didn’t really know much at all about farming or sweet corn (except that I love it), so this was a great experience and I learned so much. I also learned a really easy way […]

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Menu Plan Monday

August 19, 2014

This week our kitchen isn’t really in great working condition. We installed our new backsplash this past weekend (after I painstakingly ripped the old one out – so glad that is done!) and have to come back and grout this weekend and finish some other small details. Have I mentioned that I’m ready to have […]

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Taco Zucchini Boats and Home Improvement Projects

August 14, 2014

Have you heard about zucchini boats? I guess I’m pretty much behind the times when it comes to cool and trendy food, because I just discovered these gems. Apparently, they have been around for a while?! I saw Skinny Taste’s Taco Zucchini Boats and was inspired to pull a bag of pre-cooked ground beef from […]

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Barbecue Chicken Salad with Avocado Lime Dressing

August 12, 2014

What do you do when you are running low on grocery money?  You scour your pantry and refrigerator and see what you already have that you can pull from – because then it’s “free”!  And I don’t know about you, buuttt, when it’s free it’s for me.  Just sayin’. Surely I’m not the only one […]

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