Menu Monday with Cornbread Stuffed JalapeƱos

Menu Monday is back by popular demand – who knew you guys cared about Menu Monday?! Thanks for the emails, ladies! šŸ˜‰ I write out the menu and usually stick it somewhere visible in the kitchen. Wee One #1, who has all of a sudden transformed into a hungry almost teenager, will see something he’s… Continue reading Menu Monday with Cornbread Stuffed JalapeƱos

Pioneer Woman Dr Pepper Shredded Pork

I love me some Ree Drummond (aka The Pioneer Woman), I love her too much to post recipes from her book on my blog – hoooowever, she has posted some recipes from her book on her blog and I feel comfortable sharing those. Not all of them, so you’ll have to buy her cookbook if… Continue reading Pioneer Woman Dr Pepper Shredded Pork

Man Pleasing Chicken

What a name! I feel really inclined to say ‘people pleasing chicken’ but then I feel terribly cheesy. When I pinned it, that’s what it was called and it went on my kitchen recipe card like that! For the record, the only ‘man’ that ate it was my 12 year old who declared it ‘boy… Continue reading Man Pleasing Chicken

Happy New Years Eve (and a Deceptively Delicious round up)

Happy New Years Eve!! Tonight we’ll celebrate with the littles early and call our parents and then we’ll celebrate at midnight and call a bunch of friends on the East coast at 3am. Hehe. That means YOU, Talea! I am looking forward to tonight, but I’ll wait and show you all the silly fun tomorrow!!… Continue reading Happy New Years Eve (and a Deceptively Delicious round up)

Chicken Parmesan

Super, super easy weeknight dinner (or super lazy weekend dinner šŸ˜‰ ) that tastes like you worked a lot harder than you did. My favorite kind! We have had a pretty laid back but still busy holiday season. It was different spending the holidays with just the 5 of us (and some wonderful local friends)… Continue reading Chicken Parmesan

Thanksgiving Rewind

So as I mentioned about eleventy billion times last month, we took a road trip out to Las Vegas to celebrate our first American Thanksgiving with our dear friend Nichole and her four children! She is originally from the south and I am..well, I’m me, so we went all out. Our Vegas adventure was short… Continue reading Thanksgiving Rewind

Bacon-Cheddar Potato Rounds (and a serious Williams Sonoma giveaway)

It’s no secret that I’m big on full-out meal planning, so of course I have been trying to map out a wonderful Thanksgiving celebration – especially since this year it involves a longish road trip and a long time, long distance friend. It’s also no secret that I adore pretty kitchen gear and ever since… Continue reading Bacon-Cheddar Potato Rounds (and a serious Williams Sonoma giveaway)