Recipes Archive

  • This recipe has been in my husband’s side of the family for years! His mom shared the recipe with me and it’s one of our favorites this time of year! Whip it up, let it […]

    Peanut Butter Pie

    This recipe has been in my husband’s side of the family for years! His mom shared the recipe with me and it’s one of our favorites this time of year! Whip it up, let it […]

    Continue Reading...

  • Ryan may mock me, but I don’t even care. “Sweet potatoes again?” YES. Please. Get in my belly. I love them and they are healthy, so step off! Plus, he eats them every single time […]

    My Sweet Potato Obsession.

    Ryan may mock me, but I don’t even care. “Sweet potatoes again?” YES. Please. Get in my belly. I love them and they are healthy, so step off! Plus, he eats them every single time […]

    Continue Reading...

  • I love this super easy, super tasty recipe! Last night, we cooked dinner for a friend’s birthday & I made them in individual ramekins. It’s from Paula, so yes – it has butter & sour […]

    Shepherd’s Pie (thank you, Paula Deen)

    I love this super easy, super tasty recipe! Last night, we cooked dinner for a friend’s birthday & I made them in individual ramekins. It’s from Paula, so yes – it has butter & sour […]

    Continue Reading...

  • Ryan & I love to go to Newk’s & order their Mediterranean pizza….oh my word, it’s delish. But what we love even more is when we can recreate a recipe at home! Well, last night […]

    Mediterranean Pizza Recipe

    Ryan & I love to go to Newk’s & order their Mediterranean pizza….oh my word, it’s delish. But what we love even more is when we can recreate a recipe at home! Well, last night […]

    Continue Reading...

  • Tonight, I made one of our favorite, super easy Italian dishes for some friends. (I feel certain I must be part Italian, by the way….I LOVE to cook this style of food & could seriously […]

    Stuffed Shells

    Tonight, I made one of our favorite, super easy Italian dishes for some friends. (I feel certain I must be part Italian, by the way….I LOVE to cook this style of food & could seriously […]

    Continue Reading...

  • I hosted another recipe exchange party at our house last night. Good times. Any excuse to get a bunch of girlfriends together to hang out, laugh & eat is guaranteed fun! My friend, Hannah, & I […]

    Recipe Exchange Party

    I hosted another recipe exchange party at our house last night. Good times. Any excuse to get a bunch of girlfriends together to hang out, laugh & eat is guaranteed fun! My friend, Hannah, & I […]

    Continue Reading...

  • INGREDIENTS 1.5 pounds of chicken (boneless thighs are bomb) [chopped] 6 tablespoons [1/3 bottle] hoisin sauce (asian BBQ) 1 head of iceberg lettuce or whatever leafy lettuce you like 1/2 red bell pepper [minced] 4 […]

    Ryan’s Chicken-Lettuce Wraps.

    INGREDIENTS 1.5 pounds of chicken (boneless thighs are bomb) [chopped] 6 tablespoons [1/3 bottle] hoisin sauce (asian BBQ) 1 head of iceberg lettuce or whatever leafy lettuce you like 1/2 red bell pepper [minced] 4 […]

    Continue Reading...

  • What? Chocolate gravy? Yep, that’s what I said. You heard me correctly. If you have never experienced chocolate gravy, you are seriously missing out! It’s like having dessert for breakfast. This recipe has been in […]

    Chocolate Gravy & Biscuits

    What? Chocolate gravy? Yep, that’s what I said. You heard me correctly. If you have never experienced chocolate gravy, you are seriously missing out! It’s like having dessert for breakfast. This recipe has been in […]

    Continue Reading...

  • Kam is our sweets-eater. She comes by it naturally, because Ryan is the same way. They could both eat cakes, cookies, ice cream all day and rarely tire of the sugar. Of course, this is […]

    My sweetie.

    Kam is our sweets-eater. She comes by it naturally, because Ryan is the same way. They could both eat cakes, cookies, ice cream all day and rarely tire of the sugar. Of course, this is […]

    Continue Reading...

  • Tonight, while baking our lasagna for dinner, I stumbled upon a new way to serve bruschetta that is rather tasty! Thought I’d share my accidental, super simple, yummy find. Since I’m baking a frozen lasagna […]

    Oops, I found a new recipe! (sort of)

    Tonight, while baking our lasagna for dinner, I stumbled upon a new way to serve bruschetta that is rather tasty! Thought I’d share my accidental, super simple, yummy find. Since I’m baking a frozen lasagna […]

    Continue Reading...

  • I’ve come across several varieties of White Chicken Chili lately. So, this is a hybrid utilizing what we already had in our pantry and a few extras that just sounded good to throw in! Couldn’t […]

    White Chicken Chili

    I’ve come across several varieties of White Chicken Chili lately. So, this is a hybrid utilizing what we already had in our pantry and a few extras that just sounded good to throw in! Couldn’t […]

    Continue Reading...

  • Got this recipe from my friend Ame and it is delish! Baking some tonight to take on our road trip…always get a sweet tooth while traveling! Ame’s Caramel Yummies ~Bars 3/4 c. butter, softened 3/4 c. […]

    Ame’s Caramel Yummies

    Got this recipe from my friend Ame and it is delish! Baking some tonight to take on our road trip…always get a sweet tooth while traveling! Ame’s Caramel Yummies ~Bars 3/4 c. butter, softened 3/4 c. […]

    Continue Reading...

  • Ryan & I usually go home every day for lunch. Both of our offices are located close to our house, which makes it very convenient to just run home to eat lunch…not to mention the […]

    Cheap lunch option.

    Ryan & I usually go home every day for lunch. Both of our offices are located close to our house, which makes it very convenient to just run home to eat lunch…not to mention the […]

    Continue Reading...

  • pan-seared pork & spinach pot stickers with chicken fried rice. awesome! if you know me at all, you know i’m a huge fan of pei wei and pf chang’s. i love me some chinese food! well, […]

    our dinner last night

    pan-seared pork & spinach pot stickers with chicken fried rice. awesome! if you know me at all, you know i’m a huge fan of pei wei and pf chang’s. i love me some chinese food! well, […]

    Continue Reading...