ritz side by side

Homemade (mini) Ritz Crackers

In Baby Food, Kid Food, Snack On February 19, 2014 5 Comments

Jordyn is 1 today.  Happy Birthday to my nutty little nugget!  To say “I love you” doesn’t seem to express just how much you mean to me (and… Read More »

red velvet cream cheese swirl brownies

Red Velvet Cream Cheese Swirl Brownies

In Cheese, Chocolate, Desserts, Holidays On February 13, 2014 4 Comments

  Boxed chocolates  Roses.  Jewelry.  Aren’t those the things woman want on Valentine’s Day?  Nope.  But that’s what commercials say women want.  So as a woman, you convince… Read More »

cheesy chicken tortellini

Cheesy Chicken and Spinach Tortellini

In Cheese, Kid Food, Meat, Pasta, Side dish On February 11, 2014 3 Comments

I have a confession.  We’re all into full disclosure here, aren’t we?!?! Ok, great. I used to (pre-kids) have some pretty strong opinions about people who didn’t make… Read More »

blueberry cream scones

Blueberry Cream Scones (and a $75 Giveaway!)

In Breads, Breakfast, Fruit, Vegetarian On February 8, 2014 8 Comments

 Legal jargon: I have been compensated by the US Highbush Blueberry Council for my participation in this campaign.  I am part of the Mom It Forward Blogger Network. That being said… Read More »

meyer lemon chocolate chip muffin

Meyer Lemon Chocolate Chip Muffins

In Breakfast, Chocolate, Fruit, Vegetarian On February 5, 2014 3 Comments

I’m a chocolate and peanut butter kinda girl.  Not a citrus and chocolate kinda girl. Or wait.  Am I? For years I hated the thought, let alone the… Read More »

peanut butter oatmeal bars

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookie Bars

In Chocolate, Cookies, Desserts, Peanut Butter On February 1, 2014 6 Comments

My appetite has been that of a professional athlete, a male professional athlete, the last couple weeks.  See, I ran a half marathon 2 weeks ago.  Totally on… Read More »

chocolate cake pops

Basic Chocolate Cake Pops (and Waverly’s Birthday)

In Cake, Chocolate, Desserts, Kid Food On January 28, 2014 5 Comments

I said I’d tell you about my weekend, last week.  Ya well, once again my days got away from me.  But also, I’ve been trying to write this… Read More »

tequila spiked caramel

Tequila Spiked Caramel

In Desserts On January 22, 2014 6 Comments

Last weekend was insanely hectic and awesome.  But, this post isn’t about that, so stay tuned because that’s coming up later this week. This post is about my… Read More »

chewy potato chip cookies

Chewy Potato Chip Cookies

In Cookies, Dairy Free, Desserts, Kid Food On January 15, 2014 5 Comments

We don’t watch football.  But, we will watch the Superbowl.  Why?  Because it’s a great excuse to hang with friends and eat craptastically bad for us processed food…. Read More »

beer cornbread

Beer Cornbread

In Beverages, Breads, Side dish, Vegetarian On January 7, 2014 7 Comments

I’m particular about my cornbread (Shocking! Since I’m never particular, about anything. Ever).  I’m not a huge fan of the chewy corn kernels in a lot of cornbread… Read More »

eggnog ice cream

Eggnog Ice Cream

In Desserts, Holidays, Ice Cream On January 4, 2014 3 Comments

Do you make New Years resolutions? I don’t.  Instead of waiting until a particular day to add, delete or change something in my life, I do it the… Read More »

basic fluffy buttermilk pancakes

Basic Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes

In Baby Food, Breakfast, Kid Food, Vegetarian On December 30, 2013 7 Comments

The 2 weeks leading up to Christmas completely sucked.  Guess who was sick, again?  MY ENTIRE HOUSE.  I’ve said it once, and I’ll say it again and again… Read More »