Tropical Paradise Smoothie

April 29, 2016

While it’s not necessarily hot outside (just yet), I still get a little flushed in the afternoons. Chalk it up to pregnancy hormones, am I right? To best combat this, I’ve turned to whipping up healthy smoothies on the fly and anything ‘tropical’ is high on my list. Enter this Tropical Paradise Smoothie. By combining […]

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Southwest Black Bean Hummus Wraps

April 27, 2016

The fatigue that comes along with being pregnant is no joke. I almost don’t want to venture into the kitchen because the thought of cooking anything worth eating would take too long. And I definitely don’t want to be standing there on my swollen feet for an hour or two. Since I’m now a huge […]

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Black Bean Venison Chili

April 25, 2016

When OXO asked if I’d create a bowl filled with fresh inspiration, I knew it’d be one featuring venison. Chris shot a beauty this past Fall and we’ve reaped the benefits ever since with a freezer full of meat. So, when a happy package filled with new tools arrived on my doorstep, I couldn’t wait […]

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Highlights from our #DisneyKids Preschool Playdate!

April 7, 2016

We were so excited to hear that we’d be hosting another #DisneyKids Playdate… one that would take us to all four parks of Walt Disney World Resort! Last February, we celebrated our #DisneySide with an @Home Celebration and this year, we added a little Disney magic to our family Easter Egg Hunt! We donned Sofia […]

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Double Chocolate Chunk Muffins

March 8, 2016

First trimester fatigue is legit, y’all. If you didn’t catch our announcement on Instagram, then welcome to the party! That’s right, C and I are expecting twins! And from the moment we found out (quite possibly a few weeks before then, too), I’ve been a complete zombie. Anything involving activity outside of laying in bed […]

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5-Layer Loaded Mashed Potatoes

January 31, 2016

I have fond memories when it comes to Ball brand jars. My grandmother used them when canning jams and jellies, storing leftover sauces and of course, Momma G’s been drinking tea from them since I was crawling. So, I was extremely excited when Stonyfield partnered with Ball Canning for a “New Year on the go” […]

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Pimiento Cheese Breakfast Casserole

December 22, 2015

Price*s® Pimiento Cheese is the perfect solution for your holiday recipes and entertaining needs! The same brand you remember from childhood is offering two new Southern Styles — Original and Spicy Jalapeño, exclusively in select Texas Walmart stores. Price*s Southern Style Pimiento Cheeses are mayonnaise based and ideal for easy mid-week snacking between holiday meals. […]

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The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap 2015 – White Chocolate Cranberry Cookies

December 16, 2015

Time seems to be passing with warp speed these days, so naturally, it’s time for another Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap! I’ve been a fan of this super fun event since the beginning and each year, it continues to be amazing. Because of the continued and meticulous organizational skills of Lindsay from Love & Olive […]

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Cinnamon Pecan Pound Cake

December 11, 2015

The OXO On Illuminating Digital Hand Mixer is a thing of beauty. I’ve been excited about OXO’s new line of small appliances, so when they asked if I’d like to test out the Hand Mixer, I couldn’t say ‘yes’ fast enough. Included in the box is a set of balloon-shaped beaters, a set of dough […]

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20-Minute Teriyaki Chicken and Broccoli

December 9, 2015

With demanding work schedules and picky taste buds, Chris and I are always playing “I don’t know, what do you want?” when it comes to deciding on weeknight dinners. We’re big fans of Chinese takeout, but spending close to $40 for two small entrees and couple of egg rolls is ridiculous. Thankfully, I ran across […]

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