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 […]

With a deployed husband, weeknights are my nemesis. With two kids in swimming, basketball, and baseball practice starting soon, we are go go go six days a week. So dinners need to be simple to prepare, quick to cook, while also being filling to keep us going the rest of the night. They also need […]

Coffee and muffins go together like peanut butter and jelly, macaroni and cheese, or milk and cookies. And having a good muffin recipe in your back pocket is something every baker should have. And these mini banana walnut almond muffins are so good YOU WILL get asked for the recipe. So make sure you keep […]

Meatloaf is a classic. My mom makes it, my grandma makes it, my mother in law makes it! Almost every mom has a meatloaf recipe up their sleeve. And that’s the great thing about meatloaf is it’s so versatile. Every woman in my family makes their meatloaf differently, yet they all taste amazing! In my […]