Velveeta Shells and Cheese… with a twist!!

Summer time is in full swing at my house, and that means really busy days!¬†With two kids, we stay extra busy so to wear them out. After we get our morning chores and work knocked out, then we head off to the pool, where they can swim for several hours (and mom can do some […]

Greek Yogurt based Ranch Dip!

School is out for the summer, which for parents means that food bills are about to sky rocket. As a mom of boys, my kids are constantly hungry, and usually ask for a snack somewhere between second breakfast and the third lunches they have eaten… all before 2pm. I am running out of ideas for […]

It’s Foodie Friday y’all! I’m here with a quick and easy dessert for you to try this summer. Anyone have a summer birthday? ::raises hand:: ME! In fact, both my kids are summer babies as well. So, to help celebrate all the birthdays this summer, I decided to whip up some No-Bake Cake Batter Truffles! […]

Hey y’all! I hope everyone is enjoying the beginnings of summer time. Hopefully your kids are out of school (or will be soon) and you’ve eased into the slowness of long days outside and spending quality time with your families. I know we have been extra lazy these last few weeks and it’s JUST what […]

Foodie Friday is back!! I love Fridays anyway, but adding delicious food to the mix is even better!! Now that the weather has turned gorgeous, its time to light those grills!! Charcoal grills are my favorite, letting the smell of the charcoal mingle with the food is amazing (and of course opening all the windows […]

We’re back with another Fun Foodie Friday! The weather is heating up and it’s time to dust off those outdoor grills! Today, I’ve got an EASY foil packet dinner that takes no time at all! I really love making these foil packets because they’re so easily customizable. It’s rare for my kids to like the […]

Salsa for the Soul

One of the best things about having a simple staple food is that it is easy and quick to put together. One of my favorite summer dishes. Who am I kidding though, this recipe is good YEAR ROUND! It is a quick easy chunky salsa that you can literally use for ANYTHING! We have used […]

Grilled cheese are my absolute favorite comfort food. Always have been, always will be. Now served with a cup of hot tomato soup for dunking instead of ketchup like when I was a kid, grilled cheese have come a long way from the basic white bread, butter, and sliced cheese. My husband loves to add […]

With springtime here, it’s time my favorite family activity! Road trips and picnics! Road trips are something I didn’t grow up doing, but my husband did and when we started dating, his family would always invite me along. Those are memories I will always cherish, and because of that, today my husband and I are […]

Sometimes a kid just wants a grilled cheese and his brother wants pizza but this mom doesn’t want to make two separate lunches… Cause ain’t nobody got time for that! So this is when you get creative and hope the troops don’t rebel when you present the final outcome! Pepperoni grilled cheese! So basic and […]