Tomato Soup: Homemade & Freezer Friendly

Tomato Soup: Homemade & Freezer Friendly

Tomato soup and grilled cheese is a personal go-to of mine during Lent. This year I decided to opt out of buying pre-made, canned soups and try my hand at a hearty homemade tomato soup. Don’t get me wrong, we eat canned soup from time to time and I have nothing against it! I just […]

BBQ Meatloaf: Rainy Day Favorites!

BBQ Meatloaf: Rainy Day Favorites!

As I put Ren down for his afternoon nap, I take a deep breath and try to intake as much of his sweetness and stillness as I can. He is growing so quickly and it seems like life has really started to speed up in the last few weeks…or at least it feels that way […]

How To: Make & Freeze Caramelized Onions

How To: Make & Freeze Caramelized Onions

I absolutely love caramelized onions! They add so much flavor to my recipes! However, I hate how long it takes and how much it stinks up my house! Of course, it smells good… for a while, but I don’t want to smell onions several hours after dinner! To avoid this long and smelly process in the future I […]

Chunky Chocolate & Pecan Pie Cheesecake

Chunky Chocolate & Pecan Pie Cheesecake

This Lent I chose to give up sweets and pop as part of my fasting for the forty days and forty nights. This was a serious challenge for me…I have a persistent sweet tooth (this is a hereditary condition passed along from my father)! Though in the grand scheme of things this is a very small sacrifice, it […]

My Kind of Green!

My Kind of Green!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!!! Hope you all are having a festive weekend! It has been a whirlwind of a weekend for us! We went to see our good friends on Friday night for the housewarming I told you about. And on Saturday, Dan and I worked all day at a local bull sale with some family […]

Housewarming Pancake Gift Basket

Housewarming Pancake Gift Basket

Check out this breakfast gift basket complete with blueberry pancakes, syrup and mimosas! This gift basket was super easy and I love the way it turned out! When it comes to gift-giving, I love putting together gift baskets. They are attractive, thoughtful and often times give the recipient a reason to relax and unwind!

A Comfort Classic

A Comfort Classic

Good Mornin’ to Ya! I love Saturday mornings at our farm-house! Dan and I started the day around five this morning. He went to town early to get his hair cut from the local barber. He absolutely loves going to the barber shop so he can talk to all the farmers sitting around drinking coffee […]