Burlap Napkin Rings

Burlap Napkin Rings

This will be my first year hosting Thanksgiving! And I’m going the very sacrilegious route and not making turkey… I know.. It’s weird. But I’m not huge turkey person, and after a family consensus, I guess none of us really are. It’s good and all, but all that oven time… And the risk of totally … Continue reading

Healthified Pumpkin Bread

Healthified Pumpkin Bread

To continue my pumpkin kick… Another tried and true fall recipe is this Healthified Pumpkin Bread. It makes two loaves (freeze one, or give it to a friend), its healthier than a typical pumpkin bread, and its super moist and delicious. Not to mention, it’s very easy to make! Hubby is always trying to suggest … Continue reading

Pumpkin, Apple, Cinnamon Scones

Pumpkin, Apple, Cinnamon Scones

I really need to get back on track with posting… Sorry folks. I’ve got an arsenal of photos on my iPad of my latest and greatest, I just haven’t made the time to get them on here. I just finished making these scones and they turned out beautiful and the house smells awesome, so I … Continue reading

Thai Chicken Kabobs with Coconut Rice

Thai Chicken Kabobs with Coconut Rice

Loved, loved, loved tonight’s dinner! I’m not sure if I was really in the mood for these flavors, or if it was just that good… But it’s definitely a keeper. These kabobs have so much bright, fresh flavor, and the creamy coconut rice is the perfect sidekick. They were very simple to make, and look … Continue reading

Tuscan Sausage Soup

Tuscan Sausage Soup

Have you ever followed a recipe, but didn’t pay attention to the amount it makes? Like follow the ingredient quantities, but not put two and two together to realize how much the recipe actually yields? I have to admit this isn’t the first time I’ve done this… But this is by far the biggest oversight … Continue reading

Crockpot Carnitas

Crockpot Carnitas

I’m soooo behind on my blogging! I haven’t stopped cooking, I’ve just stopped posting. I’m hoping to catch up in the next few days though. I’ve had a few good “blog-worthy” recipes lately, just haven’t had time to post them. That stupid “work/job” thing has worn me out and I’ve been a bit lazy at … Continue reading

Avocado Potato Salad

Avocado Potato Salad

Our original plans of making London broil were squashed once I read the recipe and figured out I was supposed to marinade it for 4+ hours… Oops! So, that will be tomorrows dinner. And, we realized this after making dinner plans with a friend, so we needed a quick Plan B. Off to Publix to … Continue reading

Spicy Peanut Butter Pork Noodles

Spicy Peanut Butter Pork Noodles

This recipe has great texture and flavor. I got to dust off my wok for this one, and it was a good come back meal. One of the things I remember about the first time I hung out with my husband, is a conversation about how he doesn’t like stir fry. We were discussing foods … Continue reading

Greek Chicken Burgers with Tzatziki Sauce

Greek Chicken Burgers with Tzatziki Sauce

Another chicken burger recipe in the books! Quick, easy, packed with flavor, and pretty darn healthy too. After falling off the wagon on healthy eating during our week long vacation, this week is “get back on track week”. Except for the Publix Black Swamp Raspberry Cheesecake ice cream… and the Pepperidge Farm Carmel Apple Cookies … Continue reading