Friday Eve: Ranch Pork Chops

Current Situation: Cold. Lazy. Hungry. I hate when I don't have something planned for dinner and the scramble begins as I search for something other than mac & cheese. I came across The mom maven, and her recipe for Ranch Pork Chops in the Crock Pot. I love my slow cooker. Its the greatest thing ever. … Continue reading Friday Eve: Ranch Pork Chops


Skinny? Not so much. Delicious? Of Course!

No I will admit it, I am no size 2, or 4, or 6. But if i can eat something that looks good, taste good, and is easy as heck to cook, I am going to do just that, when is healthy is a great bonus. There are many meals that I have made that … Continue reading Skinny? Not so much. Delicious? Of Course!

Feeling Veggie?

Vegetable soup is one of those soups that are versatile. Chicken soup must have chicken, tomato soup has tomatoes, the list can go on. BUT, vegetable soup can have meats in it, different broths, different vegetables, added tomatoes, spices, and herbs. Its a never ending list. This soup was fun to create, and easy to … Continue reading Feeling Veggie?

Thanksgiving Week: Crock Pot Thanksgiving.

Hello Monday!! Only 1 more day of work until a little break. Of course, break time from a school means time to get better from whatever sickness the kids have given you. If you have a cold or flu like illness, well this post is sure to help you out this week. Is there really … Continue reading Thanksgiving Week: Crock Pot Thanksgiving.

Thanksgiving Week.

It's almost time to bring out the fancy dishes, and the fabric tablecloths. A time when you can express all day how thankful you are for everything in your life. Then a few hours later, go crazy to buy things you don't need. Yes, I am a black Friday shopper, proud of it. I really do … Continue reading Thanksgiving Week.

Day 4 of Soup Week : Sausage and Tortellini Soup

Day 4 of Soup Week: Sausage and Tortellini Soup. This is a handy soup that you can throw together and just let it cook. It's cheesy and spicy. The perfect combo of ingredients so each bite is full of flavor. You Need: - 4 cups of chicken broth - 1 package of cheese tortellini - 1 lb … Continue reading Day 4 of Soup Week : Sausage and Tortellini Soup

CP Cheeseburgers.

Crock Pot Cheeseburgers.  Crock Pot's are the greatest invention. I love mine, I usually ask for a new one every Christmas because I over use mine. On average at least 1 meal a week is in the crock pot if not more. I know that sometimes when its freezing outside I have a craving for … Continue reading CP Cheeseburgers.

Freezer Meals. Hi November.

Hi Friends. Long time no see. Whats new you ask? Well, our home is a bit more updated with paint and such. Our puppy is no longer little, he is weighing in at fifty pounds. Halloween happened faster than expected. We had a surprise party, and I am currently looking forward to Christmas Time. If … Continue reading Freezer Meals. Hi November.

Lets Warm Up With : Lentil Soup.

Well I'm on day 3 of our Snovember. Which means 3 snow days in a row. Not complaining. Thankfully I am not stranded in Buffalo or the surrounding areas. It's crazy to think that 15 minutes away there is over 5 feet of snow, we have gotten 12 inches of snow since Monday where I am. … Continue reading Lets Warm Up With : Lentil Soup.

Wednesday : Apple Cider Pulled Chicken.

Talk about a slow day. It threw everyone off not working tuesday. The kids were off, and all the adults thought it was already Thursday. But that aside this is the season for the good food, like apple cider and chicken. The weather was beautiful yesterday in the 60's, and its currently 36 degrees. Nothing like a … Continue reading Wednesday : Apple Cider Pulled Chicken.