October 25, 2014

How to Cook Baked Potatoes in the Crockpot

crockpot baked potato

I'm short on time lately. We added twins to our family and moved in the same summer and I feel like I'm going to be playing catchup forever. I know I'll get there eventually but right now it feels like we are treading water. It goes without saying that dinner time is a simple affair around here at … [Read more...]

Recipe: Coconut Sweet Potato Casserole

Sweet Potato Casserole

As Thanksgiving sneaks up on us, I find myself missing the Thanksgivings I had as a kid. Thanksgiving meant the house was filled with wonderful smells and a day off of school. It was a day to relax and play with my toys and watch movies as a family while my mom cooked. It was, quite honestly, one of … [Read more...]

Holiday Recipe: Corn Pudding Casserole

Corn Casserole

We have a few family favorites when it comes to Thanksgiving, as I'm sure you do, but I always think it's fun to discover what foods other families enjoy for the holidays. You never know when you are going to find a new favorite! This simple corn casserole has been a part of our family … [Read more...]

Recipe: Homemade Pumpkin Butter

pumpkin butter recipe

It's fun to splurge every once in a while. I couldn't be bothered with most splurges. Clothes . . . I never really know what is in style anyway. Something for the home . . . I have enough clutter as it is. But food, food is my weakness. I'm all about the holiday treats which is why I've been making … [Read more...]

Recipe: Parmesan Roasted Zucchini


Summer always means gardens overflowing with zucchini. Even with our tiny backyard we have a good start to a healthy zucchini crop so I'm always on the hunt for new ways to use up this abundant vegetable. We sliced up our zucchini and roasted it with a sprinkling of kosher salt, pepper, and parmesan … [Read more...]