Cheesy Ham and Hash Brown Casserole

My mother gave me this recipe on a beat up index card when I first spread my wings and flew out of her nest. It was basic enough that she had faith I could prepare it without catching anything on fire – and it also happened to be one of my favorite dishes that she […]

Roasted Rainbow Carrots

If you’re looking for a quick and easy side dish to beef up your big holiday meal, look no further! These roasted rainbow carrots are baked in a balsamic and honey glaze so not only do they look beautiful, they taste amazing! If you can’t find rainbow carrots at your local grocery store, don’t worry! […]

I don’t know about you, but I LOVE soup. It doesn’t matter how hot it is outside, I could always eat a delicious bowl. Luckily, it’s finally cooling off so it’s more acceptable to keep making soup. 😉 This red lentil soup is SUPER quick, easy, and very tasty. It’s warm and fragrant and just […]

Creole BBQ Packets

The Stacey’s are leaving North Carolina shortly and I am finding food in my freezer that needs to be eaten. I found sausage, clams, and shrimp and my daughter decided she wanted soup. We decided to make BBQ packets instead. Soup would have been good, if not for the 100* weather happening. BBQing means that […]

California Weaved BLT’s

Our family loves Friday night meal time. We love fun, fast, flavorful meals that have a crunch. It is perfectly ripe avocado season and the tomatoes are growing like wildfires on the vine, so this meal almost made itself. Thanks to my friend Jewel, the bacon is weaved so every bite gets bacon. There is […]