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One Pan Roasted Chicken, Rice & Veggies

April 04, 2018
Food & Wellness

Stuff My Guy Likes, and Yours May Too

February 08, 2018
Lifestyle
Rustic Plum Tart before it goes in the oven

Rustic Plum Tart

November 14, 2018
Food & Wellness
There was a period in my life when cooking took a back seat, like way in the back seat… maybe in the trunk! After my babies were born, getting dinner on the table felt like an enormous chore. Let alone the thought of enterta read more

Apple Cider Moscow Mules

November 08, 2018
Food & Wellness
When I was in Lake Arrowhead with my boot camp group for Oktoberfest, I made my first ever Moscow Mule. I didn’t realize how crazy easy they were to make, as the copper mugs they are traditionally served in, always made them read more

Our Simple Fall Decor

October 31, 2018
Lifestyle
Over the years I’ve slowly acquired a strong affection of sprucing up the house for Halloween and Fall. One of the main reasons for my appreciation of this season is that apart from the skulls & black pumpkins, my decor read more
Chocolate filled hand pies on a black baking rack against a gray backdrop

Chocolate Hand Pies for Halloween

October 27, 2018
Food & Wellness
I’ve been wanting to make hand pies for awhile now, after seeing a few recipes for egg filled hand pies that reheat to make a great breakfast treat. Then we went to Vermont and I had the Hatchery’s apple cinnamon hand read more

15 Amazing Things To Do On a Fall Visit to Vermont

October 24, 2018
Lifestyle
Two years ago when we visited New England for the first time, we traveled through 3 states, staying 2 nights in each one, and Vermont was by far our favorite. The towns felt quainter, the cheese was fresher, the leaves were more c read more
Slice of Blackberry Cake on a gray plate with a fork on a white background

Easy Blackberry Crumble Cake

October 12, 2018
Food & Wellness
My full Vermont travel post will be coming up next week, but for now I wanted to share a bit about our special time at the King Arthur Flour HQ, taking a New England Desserts baking class, including an adaption of one of the recip read more

Easy Baked Meatballs With Ricotta & Sun-dried Tomatoes

October 09, 2018
Food & Wellness
I’ve spent more money on those pretty recipe books you find in the grocery store checkout line than I’d care to admit, but for the most part I’ve never been disappointed in them. A few weeks ago I picked up a cop read more

Baked Pumpkin Donuts With a Brown Butter Sage Glaze

September 25, 2018
Food & Wellness
When I did my great kitchen clean out a few weeks ago, I came across my old donut pans that I had forgotten all about. The kids caught sight of them as well and asked me to make a batch of donuts, so I had to do it for them. Becau read more