• Main Meals
  • Mexican Chicken

    Mexican Chicken

    My sister and I took a quick trip to Mexico to soak up some fun in the sun this past winter. We had a taxi driver take us around the island to see the hot spots and find some good food, beverages and great views. We ate at some yummy restaurants and had our share […]

  • Sides
  • Pickled Vegetables

    Who said vegetables have to be boring? I’ve been making a lot of Roasted Vegetables this fall/winter and loving them. We were out to dinner recently and a nice side of pickled vegetables was served with my husband’s meal. They were to die for! I asked the server what was in them and got a […]

  • Desserts
  • Cider Apple Pie

    After a gorgeous fall, we got our first snow yesterday. It always makes me want to crank the oven up and get something baking. Last night was no exception. I was looking for a different type of apple pie and found what I was looking for. Then I quickly started changing it and came up […]

  • Celebrations
  • Friendsgiving Pumpkin Pie

    Friendsgiving Pumpkin Pie

    It’s been quite a week, watching the news unfold and time to move forward spending time with family, friends and loved ones. Most of us already have time penciled in on the calendar with family to celebrate Thanksgiving, but how about getting your friends together for a night of food, fun and games? Hello FRIENDSGIVING!! […]

  • Recipes
  • Roasted Vegetables

      I’ve been craving lots of vegetables lately, and one of my favorite ways to eat them is to roast them. I wrote this recipe with the hopes that you’ll use it as a guideline, as it changes every time I make them. This recipe is all about adding what you like and leaving out what […]

  • Desserts
  • Monster Cookies

    Photo by Erin Smith Happy October! How can it be time to turn the page on the calendar again? Living in the Midwest, I enjoy the changing seasons and find my taste buds changing as well. I’m ready to unpack my sweaters, get hiking to see the fall colors, a good cup of hot cocoa, […]