5 Simple Ways To Dress For Spring NOW!

5 Simple Ways To Dress For Spring NOW!

It’s still fff-freezing outside but we all have spring fever! We need to brighten and lighten up our wardrobes for spring! But how are we supposed to accomplish that when it could snow tomorrow? I put together a list of five simple things you can do to dress for spring NOW! Not months from now… TODAY! 5 […]

10+ Super Bowl Snack Ideas

10+ Super Bowl Snack Ideas

Gameday is right around the corner so it’s time to roundup some amazing Super Bowl snack ideas for your party! These finger foods are sure to be crowd-pleasers!  The Super Bowl is all about the commercials and the food, right?! That’s basically how I see it these days. I look forward to getting together with […]

Blog Anniversary!

Blog Anniversary!

My eyebrows are raised. How have I been doing this now for three years?! Where does the time go? I can still remember writing my very first post. It took me hours to finish and hit “publish.” Which is laughable when you read how short it was! You can see it here. The past three […]

Italian Sausage Tortellini Soup

Italian Sausage Tortellini Soup

My little family is loving this Italian Sausage Tortellini Soup! It is so hearty, comforting and simply the epitome of what “soup season” is all about!  This past weekend we were able to make the trip to Columbia to watch the MU lady tigers take on Florida. My sister is now working as a grad-assitant coach […]

Crockpot Chicken Tortilla Soup

Crockpot Chicken Tortilla Soup

It’s soup season! At least it is at our house!

Crockpot Chicken Tortilla Soup has been in my recipe repertoire for many years now. I first made this in college on the stove-top and then in my busy commuting days, I turned it into an easy and healthy crockpot meal! It’s a winner in our house and simple enough for any night of the week!

On The Farm: Family Hay Day

On The Farm: Family Hay Day

Sunday may be my favorite day of the week! For our crazy busy little family it seems like Sunday is the only day when we can slow it all down and just be present together. And being cramped together in a tiny tractor cab helps too! Ren and I rode along with Dan to feed hay this past […]

Bacon, Ham & Cheese Melt With BBQ Ranch

Bacon, Ham & Cheese Melt With BBQ Ranch

This quick sandwich was created out of desperation on a Saturday afternoon. We hardly had any groceries in the house but we needed a yummy lunch in a hurry! There really isn’t a layer to this sandwich that isn’t flavorful.
Bacon, ham, cheese, barbecue sauce, ranch dressing, and did I mention the bacon? While the ingredients are flavorful, the way it is prepared is the secret to this sandwich recipe!

Best of 2015: A Year In Review

Best of 2015: A Year In Review

As excited as I get for the new year, planning all of my goals, I also love looking back at the past year. What we did, what we accomplished, and all of the sweet memories we made. Here are a few key snapshots from 2015 that help to summarize the year:

Slow Cooked Beef Stroganoff

Slow Cooked Beef Stroganoff

There is nothing more comforting than a warm and hearty meal on a cold and rainy day. I love throwing together crock pot meals when the weather is dreary. The house smells delicious, we have amazing dinner ready to go and I have less dishes and more time for Fixer Upper re-runs (Joanna Gaines and […]

10 Ways To Keep Your Resolutions This Year

10 Ways To Keep Your Resolutions This Year

Happy 2016! I get so excited and pumped when the new year rolls around! I love the fresh start! I took a little break from the blog in December to focus on the boutique end of my business. I have missed hanging out here with you so thank you for returning! The week after Christmas […]