Because Home Cooked Meals Are Worth It

Learn how to feed your family well with capsule meal plans. I show you simple meal plans you can complete with the fewest ingredients possible so you do not have to spend a lot of money or time getting dinner on the table every night.

Making French Macaroons at Home

Sticking with the French theme (that started with my baby shower), this week’s DIY is making macarons (French Macaroons) at home. I was always terrified to try making these delicate little cookies because they seemed like such hard work. Then, I saw a video on YouTube that make me think

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Homemade Pizza Recipe: Chicken Potato and Sage

mmm…mmm..mmm. Today’s recipe post is so yummy I can’t wait to make it again. Brett likes to say that if you take a bunch of yummy things and put them together, you will get something delicious at the end. This homemade pizza recipe is no exception. This was a really

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Simple Peach Pie Recipe

I love peaches. They are one of my favorite things about summer. So, when my friend Mandy and I stumbled upon a fruit stand on the side of the road, of course we opted for a giant box of fresh organic peaches. When we got them home we realized that

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Grown Up Peanut Butter and Jelly

One of my favorite flavor combinations is peanut butter and jelly. I just love it and never grew out of eating a good pb&j sandwich! However, now that my taste buds are a bit more sophisticated, I thought it would be fun to think of other food combinations that would

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Mint, Corn and Quinoa Salad Recipe

This week’s recipe is perfect for summer. Take it to your next BBQ, family reunion, or potluck or simply enjoy it on your patio while basking in the warm weather. Just be prepared for people to ask you what it is and how to pronounce it. Speaking of that it’s

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Foil Dinners Around the Campfire

This month’s challenge of cooking over a campfire was pretty successful and earlier this week I talked about my campfire breakfast of eggs cooked in an orange shell. If you haven’t seen it yet, you really should check it out. I can hardly believe how tasty those eggs were. But,

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