3 great delicacies with honey

Not every dish has honey, only 3 items later cannot forget this “miracle” spice. 1. Grilled Honey-Garlic Ribs Ingredients: slab pork ribs, honey raw, roasted sesame, ginger, onion, garlic, lemongrass, chili, soy sauce, sesame oil, wine, salt, paprika, five spices. Young ribs are left in pieces, or they can be …

Make-Ahead Breakfast: Egg White & Veggie Bake

Mornings always tend to be a bit hectic around here… and sometimes I accidentally miss breakfast.  I’ve learned that having something ready and waiting in the fridge is just what I need to help make breakfast time easier. This egg white and veggie bake is the perfect make-ahead breakfast AND it is an easy, delicious and healthy way …

Why I Am Homeschooling

Enjoy Today: Why I Am Homeschooling

You may or may not have noticed that I took a few weeks off from blogging. I was still cooking, baking, and working on a few DIY projects, but I was also planning, organizing, cleaning, and preparing for the upcoming homeschool year. And I think – or I should say …

Easy Focaccia with Caramelized Red Onions & Feta

Easy Focaccia with Caramelized Red Onions & Feta

One of my favorite breads of all times is focaccia. And that’s saying a lot because I love bread. Focaccia can be enjoyed as a simple, herby bread topped with rosemary, salt and olive oil. And it’s delicious with lots of other toppings including my two favorites: chopped olives and caramelized red onions and …

Baby Spinach, Cherry Tomato, & Chicken Pasta Salad

Baby Spinach & Cherry Tomato Pasta Salad with Grilled Chicken

I am just guessing, but I think I could probably write a list of 222 recipes using grilled or rotisserie chicken. Give or take. Some of my favorite grilled chicken recipes involve pasta or salad. And my most favorite recipes – involve pasta and salad So grill up some chicken (or grab a rotisserie …

Get rid of some coffee cups.

How many coffee cups is too many?

The last few months, I have been on a pretty serious decluttering mission.  I’ve cleared out over 30 bags and boxes full of stuff, made 13 trips to Goodwill and the local battered women’s shelter, and sold over $300 worth of stuff on Facebook Yard Sales, thredUP and Poshmark. And I’m …

Cookies & Cream Rice Krispy Treat

Cookies & Cream Rice Krispy Treats !

Creme Brûlée. Tiramisu. Dark Chocolate Truffles. Mmm… dessert! I love it all. I would never turn it down. But you know what I love even more than fancy or gourmet treats – kid desserts! You know what I mean… No Bakes. S’mores. Rice Krispy Treats. But oh man, I don’t know …

Weekly Menu for July 6

Weekly Menu for July 6

Need some meal ideas for your week? Well then look no further:) Because today is…. And I must say, I am really excited about a new recipe I’m trying this week – Chicken Club Lettuce Wraps. Bacon, Avocado, Tomato, Chicken & more are wrapped up in crisp romaine leaves and topped with …

homemade dry shampoo for dark hair

There was a time not so long ago when I would shower every morning then wash, blow dry and spend over 20 minutes just curling my hair. Three little boys later, I barely have time to shower every morning – but an extra 45 minutes to blow dry and style my …