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.

Cake Batter Blondies

Love brownies? Love cake batter? Love white chocolate? Yes. Yes. Yes. Then you will love these cake batter blondies! I found the recipe while browsing Pinterest and since we had some friends over for dinner this weekend, I had the perfect opportunity to make them. And let me tell you…they

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3 Twists on the Grilled Cheese Sandwich

One of my favorite things about cold weather is eating tomato soup and grilled cheese sandwiches. There is just something about the combination that I find irresistible. However, as I have gotten older I enjoy experimenting with with new flavors that extend beyond the traditional processed American cheese slices on

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Homemade Marshmallows

Okay. I know my DIY posts normally revolve around furniture, pillows, or other home decor, but why couldn’t DIY relate to any items you normally buy out, including food? I thought it fit well so today I made homemade marshmallows and I want to show you how to make them too. Now

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Ski Day Lunch – Six Can Turkey Chili

If you’ve been following me through the 30 for 30 challenge, you know I’ve been playing hooky about once a week to go snowboarding. It’s so nice to be able to enjoy our new home in Colorado. My husband and I have a flexible work schedule so we take one

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How to Make a King Cake for Mardi Gras

It’s Fat Tuesday and I wanted to celebrate! So, I decided to follow a Mardi Gras tradition and bake us a king cake. What is a king cake, you ask? The simple answer is that they are a Mardi Gras tradition with over hundreds of thousands eaten in New Orleans

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Avocado Pasta

I never ever thought about combining avocados and pasta. Then, Pinterest came along and I found this little ingenious idea amongst the pins. I knew I’d have to try it. We had some friends over for dinner and made avocado sauce to go with our meal. We made too much

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