My Basic Monthly Meal Plan

Meal planning is a big deal to me, it keeps me sane! We are busy and dinner is the one time of day that all four of us can sit down together and reconnect.  Between work schedule, kids sports, and life in general it would be easy to get take out several nights a week… […]

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Slow Cooker Taco Casserole

It’s hot I don’t want to turn on my oven.  My husband it to tired to grill because he spent all weekend fencing in our yard.  Slow cooker taco casserole it is. You need: 3 flour tortillas 1 lb cook ground beef (with onion and green pepper if you like, we do) 1 small can […]

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Faux Ice Cream Sammies

Oh pinterest, what else can I say.  I saw yet again another fab recipe I had to try with the kids.  Almost no sugar ice cream grahamwiches, I know that most of you are not fans off anything low sugar… but these were worth making!  I followed her directions to a tee except for the […]

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Slow cooker tamale pie remix

I just made a great tamale pie!  I mean it was awesome, tasty, yummy, easy to make, frugal, and everyone in my house loved it!  Before I go any further this is my disclaimer:  I am NOT a food blogger, a chef, or a gourmet cook.  I AM a stay at home mom that like […]

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Weelicious Thursday

Today I tried my hand at the Breakfast Cupcakes from Weelicious and they were (insert sing songy voice here) awesome!   I followed her recipe to a tee, except I added 2 Tbsp on powdered sugar to the frosting *blush*  It made 12 regular sized cupcakes or muffins which ever you prefer to call them.  They would […]

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Homemade Apple Sauce

Apple season is almost here and I cannot wait.  I love to take Little Guy apple picking at our local apple farm, but until then we will have to live with the store-bought variety.  Last week I bought 6 golden delicious apple and I tell you what, they were far from delicious.  They were kind […]

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Easy, healthy, muffins

A friend of mine posted a great zucchini chocolate muffin recipe on facebook the other day and of course I had to go scouring the site for something I wanted to make.  I found the easiest recipe for muffins I have ever seen, 3 ingredients, mix and bake. 1 can on pumpkin puree (15 oz) […]

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