Tuesday is here, and hopefully some housework will get done. I've only complained for two years about changing/ getting different lights in our kitchen. It's been an issue for me. There is no light at all over our stove. Which makes everything look dark when cooking. Our big kitchen light is above the middle of … Continue reading Tasty Tuesday: 1 Pot Lemon Pasta.
Spring Is Here! Spring has sprung, the flowers are still hidden under the snow, and winter boots are still a thing but, the weather will change soon. I must say when Monday comes around, I no longer dread it. The weekend may be over but my week isn't too bad. It is my longest day … Continue reading Manic Monday! Hello Spring & 1 Pot Risotto.
When I mention eating healthier around the house, it's assumed that I am taking all the crappy food out of the house and throwing it away. That is not the case. But I do try to replace a few items with a healthier alternative. I enjoy muffins in the morning for breakfast or as a … Continue reading Sunday Funday! Healthy Muffins.
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
After years of receiving Better Homes & Gardens I had a long list of recipes, tips and ideas to try. I started with this Lemon Butter Chicken, but I added garlic into the mix and didn't bother with flour and pounding. Too much work. It's easy to make & yummy to eat. Lemons remind me of … Continue reading Wildcard Wednesday: Lemon Butter Garlic Chicken.
Chicken Pot Pies were something we had when I was a child and we didn't plan a dinner. A comfort meal thats hearty, homey, and fills up the tummy is what I associated them with. I would scrape the insides out, eat the veggies first then the chicken and finally the crust. I simply destroyed the meal. … Continue reading Tasty Tuesday: Chicken Pot Pie Bake
I had been watching Giada on the Food Network and she made farro with cheese. I would have NEVER tried this recipe if I had not watched her make it. I had never tried farro, saw it in the store, or even heard of it. I would have assumed it was along the line something like … Continue reading Manic Monday: Giada’s Farro.
Part 2 of this rings & things. Also based on a recipe from Pillsbury but changed a bit, is a Buffalo Chicken Crescent Ring. It's a fast and easy way to get supper on the table. Plus its spicy and delicious. You'll need two cans of crescent rolls. I cheated and grabbed a can of Chick … Continue reading Sunday Special: Buffalo Ring.
Hi stranger. Long time no chat. Lets jump back into some grub & stuff. Today's special is a double feature. Crescent rolls are so easy to incorporate into a meal. Its a side, its a main dish, you can stuff it, flatten it, roll it up. The buttery taste and fluffy texture really hits home. … Continue reading Sunday Special. Rings & Things.
Daria Song has a gift of making beautiful artwork. Her drawings are incredible, and I cannot get enough of her coloring books. The most recent one I have gotten is The Night Voyage. The book tells the story of a girl who travels on a train full of toys, and helps a man deliver them around … Continue reading Voyage into the Night.