Quick Meal Prepping

The weeks are flying by here in the Midwest which is just fine with us. We’re loving the cooler weather which allows us to keep the windows open and have fresh air breezing through the house all day. Of course, since I work from home I’m the one who gets … Read More

Favorite Easter Brunch Recipes

I love Easter brunch. One thing about living far from family for so many years is that Easter weekend can sometimes bring together a group of people for a great weekend meal. Over the years we’ve had several different groups through for Easter brunch. Every meal has included different receipes, … Read More

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Mix

Happy Thanksgiving! I’m sharing our family’s favorite peppermint hot chocolate mix today. The recipe is based on this one. But of course, I’ve made a few adjustments.  Fair warning, this makes a huge batch. I usually store it in a 1-gallon ice cream tub.  The best part is that most or … Read More

The Comparison Game

I’m over at Friday Night Wives today writing about comparison.  Here’s a preview: My husband’s aunt has, well, a specific pallet when it comes to recipes. While I try to stay within her preferred limits as often as possible, our family’s preferred zucchini preparation was well outside the lines. To … Read More