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[ad] A Simple Friendsgiving Celebration

This post is written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. #LoveThisHolidayTwist #CollectiveBias November is always a busy month around my ...

Blog: Nap Time Is My Time
Posted on: Nov 16, 2016 |  Original Post

Cranberry Ginger Mustard Sauce

Cranberry sauce.  Whether you love it or hate it, Thanksgiving and Christmas simply aren’t the same without it. As a kid and teenager I used to avoid the stuff.  You know, that thick gelatinous stuff… Continue reading → The post ...

Blog: The Daring Gourmet
Posted on: Nov 16, 2016 |  Original Post

Manila Trip 2015

What’s the type of food you crave the most? For most of us, the answer would be “comfort food” and for me, this typically means Filipino food. I miss food from home the most, especially the warm, hearty meals – those would be ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Feb 15, 2016 |  Original Post

Weekly Meal Plan

Happy summer friends! I hope this week’s meal plan finds many of you on vacation. In our house, summer vacation still means we are cooking for family and friends so I’m still making a loose plan of the dinners ahead. As time slows down ...

Blog: Random Recycling: Modern Green Living for Busy Families
Posted on: Jun 28, 2015 |  Original Post

Deployment Diaries #5

It was a CRAZY busy weekend! The week was a little chaotic. I spent most of the week cleaning the apartment in anticipation of my mom & mother-in-law’s visit. They arrived Thursday night, & left Monday morning. Not wanting anyone to be ...

Blog: Bake it. Create it. Love it.
Posted on: May 26, 2015 |  Original Post

Mother’s Day Blueberry Bread. Please pass the butter.

Homemade bread is always a treat, especially on Mother’s Day. This is a delightful recipe that makes two loaves of Blueberry Bread. One for you, and one to give away! Blueberries are available year round fresh or frozen which makes this quick ...

Blog: Random Recycling: Modern Green Living for Busy Families
Posted on: Apr 10, 2015 |  Original Post

Family Meal Plan March 16

The past week was a banner of unique days. Sunday is the “Ides of March.” Saturday was Pi Day, which won’t come again for 1000 years. Friday was Friday the 13th, and also my birthday. Monday will be back to a normal day, one full ...

Blog: Random Recycling: Modern Green Living for Busy Families
Posted on: Mar 15, 2015 |  Original Post

Irish Soda Bread for St. Patrick’s Day

Memories of St. Patrick’s Day as a child always included a dinner at my Nana’s house. It was the traditional corned beef dinner with boiled potatoes, onions and cabbage. I loved it then and still do now. But my favorite part of the ...

Blog: Random Recycling: Modern Green Living for Busy Families
Posted on: Mar 06, 2015 |  Original Post

A Recipe for Green Eggs and Ham

It’s nearly Dr. Seuss’s birthday and how about a serving of Green Eggs and Ham to celebrate! We hosted a fun Dr. Seuss party last year and shared a bunch of our party pictures, including the one for Green Eggs and Ham. Everyone has been ...

Blog: Random Recycling: Modern Green Living for Busy Families
Posted on: Feb 23, 2015 |  Original Post

Extra Points for Your Superbowl Party

Are you ready for the big game this weekend? Our New England Patriots have made it into the Superbowl again so we are gearing up for a fun night of football. The game starts at 6:30pm so you have some time to gather the kids and create some ...

Blog: Random Recycling: Modern Green Living for Busy Families
Posted on: Jan 29, 2015 |  Original Post

German Nussmakronen (Hazelnut Macaroons)

Another traditional German cookie enjoyed particularly during the Christmas season.  These Hazelnut Macaroons have a fabulous texture with a very delicately crisp exterior and a delightfully chewy interior.  Using just three ingredients, ...

Blog: The Daring Gourmet
Posted on: Dec 20, 2014 |  Original Post

Chewy Molasses Spice Cookie

Holiday baking season is in full swing! Cookies, bars, candies and more are hopefully filling your kitchen, and your bellies. I’m off to a Cookie Swap tonight and I’m excited to share the recipe for Chewy Molasses Spice Cookies today. ...

Blog: Random Recycling: Modern Green Living for Busy Families
Posted on: Dec 18, 2014 |  Original Post

Rosemary Sea Salt: A Perfect Hostess Gift

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Which means it’s time to create some fun handmade holiday gift ideas. This week, I’m making rosemary sea salt. Rosemary Sea Salt is the perfect gift to include in a gift basket, as a ...

Blog: Nap Time Is My Time
Posted on: Dec 01, 2014 |  Original Post

Rosemary Sea Salt: A Perfect Hostess Gift

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Which means it’s time to create some fun handmade holiday gift ideas. This week, I’m making rosemary sea salt. Rosemary Sea Salt is the perfect gift to include in a gift basket, as a ...

Blog: Nap Time Is My Time
Posted on: Dec 01, 2014 |  Original Post

Easy Green Bean Casserole From Scratch

Thank you Del Monte and POPSUGAR Select for sponsoring this post! I don’t know when or how or by whom the classic green bean casserole was invented, but whoever did should have a holiday named… Continue reading → The post Easy ...

Blog: The Daring Gourmet
Posted on: Nov 10, 2014 |  Original Post

10 Best Thanksgiving and Holiday Recipes

With Thanksgiving just a couple of weeks away, and then Christmas right around the corner, I think it’s time I write down a list of my favorite holiday dishes. I love the holidays because I get to spend quality time with my family and friends, ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Nov 10, 2014 |  Original Post

10 Best Thanksgiving and Holiday Recipes

With Thanksgiving just a couple of weeks away, and then Christmas right around the corner, I think it’s time I write down a list of my favorite holiday dishes. I love the holidays because I get to spend quality time with my family and friends, ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Nov 10, 2014 |  Original Post

Mini Pumpkin Lattice Pies (baked inside the pumpkins!)

Yes, you read it right.  These are mini pumpkin lattice pies INSIDE of mini pumpkins!  Easy to make and it doesn’t get any more adorable than this!Continue reading: Mini Pumpkin Lattice Pies (baked inside the… Continue reading ...

Blog: The Daring Gourmet
Posted on: Nov 01, 2014 |  Original Post

Chili In A Pumpkin

Growing up my mom would make some fabulous meals inside of pumpkins during the Autumn season.   It was always fun to lift off the lid and scoop the food out along with some of… Continue reading → The post Chili In A Pumpkin appeared ...

Blog: The Daring Gourmet
Posted on: Oct 29, 2014 |  Original Post

Spooky Halloween Clementine Faces

We are getting into the Halloween spirit around here. After a tough September with Madison’s appendix surgery, we are all looking forward to the simple joy of enjoying fall and Halloween this month. One of the first signs of Halloween around ...

Blog: Random Recycling: Modern Green Living for Busy Families
Posted on: Oct 09, 2014 |  Original Post

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