Strawberry Mint Moscow Mule Recipe

Lifestyle, Recipes

Perhaps, I’ve been living under a rock for a while (I think that rock is called Small Town, Indiana) but up until about a year or two ago, I had NEVER heard of a Moscow Mule. If you would have asked me what one of these fab drinks are prior, I probably would have come […]

August 25, 2017

THE Perfect Guacamole Recipe

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I brag on my husband a lot. His talents are wide-spread and I have yet to find one that doesn’t impress me (well… the whole beer guzzling thing has gotten pretty old…). Little did I know, when I married this fella that I would find someone who not only turned me on to guacamole, but […]

August 4, 2017

45 Dinner Ideas

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Do you ever get stuck in a dinner rut? Like you have five go-to dinner ideas that get repeated week after week. Yeah? Me too. I swear, Evan and I are notorious for having a complete lack of imagination when it comes to dinner. We are creatures of habit. A few weeks ago, I wrote […]

February 6, 2017

Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

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Soups on! Well, in the crock pot… Temperatures are dropping and I don’t know about you, but my booty┬áis staying inside, on the couch, preferably with a bowl of soup in my hands. Crock pots make soup so stinking easy! Like seriously?! You get to put the ingredients in, stir occasionally and in a few […]

January 8, 2017

My Favorite Smoothie Recipes

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January rolls around and everyone likes to hit the ‘reset’ button. The beginning of the year is always a great time to attempt to get healthy and kick some bad habits. Of course, any time of the year is a great time to live healthier. Over my many years of trying to find balance within […]

January 5, 2017

Grandma’s Dump Cake


Growing up, Christmas Eve was spent at my Grandma and Grandpa’s house (my dad’s side of the family). It was crowded and it was loud, but it was fun. There was always plenty of food to snack on and drinks to devour, from cheese balls to veggies— to beer and eggnog. No matter how the […]

December 19, 2016

Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies


  Do you ever have those days where you are craving something sweet? But not like a handful of Christmas candy… you want something baked and delicious. Well, thats me… 90% of the time but I tone it down majorly. Today, was not a tone down day… I needed sweets… in my tummy… NOW! I […]

December 4, 2016

Pumpkin Coffee Cake with Streusel Topping


  Cake for Breakfast? Yes, please! Let me start with: Cooking/baking with a 6-month old is challenging. I hadn’t even made it through the streusel topping before I had to switch Rory up into a new entertainment spot. I rotated her through activity saucer, Fisher-Price Sit-Me-Up and her swing all while feeling like a complete […]

November 10, 2016