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Posts Tagged ‘featured’

Sausages and Grapes

sausage and grapes in black dutch oven

Easy, Delicious Weekly Meal Plans for Busy Moms! Yes Please! HomeMeal PlansRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Sausage and Grapes Recipe June 10, 2019 Sausage and grapes you ask? Why yes! It may sound like a strange combination but it’s 100%, completely, unbelievably delicious.  The sweet and salty combo is truly addicting. Cooking the grapes makes them sweeter, softer,…

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Almond & Raspberry Cookie

almond and raspberry thumbprint cookie

Easy, Delicious Weekly Meal Plans for Busy Moms! Yes Please! HomeMeal PlansRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Almond & Raspberry Cookie June 6, 2019 Thumbprint cookies are such a classic. Not overpowering in flavor, a nice crumb, and small enough I could eat at least 4-5 in a sitting. When I was a little girl, my mom made thumbprint…

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Buttermilk Biscuits

buttermilk biscuit dripping with butter on baking sheet

Easy, Delicious Weekly Meal Plans for Busy Moms! Yes Please! HomeMeal PlansRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Buttermilk Biscuits June 5, 2019 I still remember one of my first biscuit experiences. It was in Portland, Oregon at Pine State Biscuits. It was buttery, warm, savory, and the perfect vehicle for fried chicken. Years after eating there I dreamt of making…

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Carnitas Slow Cooked Meat

carnitas taco with cotija cheese and cilantro

Easy, Delicious Weekly Meal Plans for Busy Moms! Yes Please! HomeMeal PlansRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Carnitas Slow Cooked Meat June 3, 2019 I went to school in Portland, Oregon and would go to Por Que No? as often as I could.  Every time I went, I got the carnitas.  Even to this day I crave their carnitas tacos.…

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Ricotta Cake

ricotta cake on cutting board with knife

Easy, Delicious Weekly Meal Plans for Busy Moms! Yes Please! HomeMeal PlansRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Ricotta Cake June 3, 2019 This ricotta cake is one of the best cakes you’ll make all year.  As my husband said, “It tastes like the insides of an eclair.” That’s always a good thing, if you ask me! Creamy and eggy,…

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Balance

Collin and Owen smiling at each other sitting on chairs

Easy, Delicious Weekly Meal Plans for Busy Moms! Yes Please! HomeMeal PlansRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout The Unreachable: Balance Pneumonia 4 times in 1 year. That’ll change a person. In good ways and bad. After each bout of pneumonia I went through days, weeks, even months of sadness and frustration. Sadness that my life didn’t feel like mine…

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Peanut Sauce

peanut sauce recipe with veggie spring rolls

Easy, Delicious Weekly Meal Plans for Busy Moms! Yes Please! HomeMeal PlansRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Peanut Sauce January 16, 2019 One of the best parts about Thai food is the peanut sauce. When I went to college in Portland, I would frequent a local Thai restaurant that had the BEST pad thai and peanut sauce. To tell…

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Manoli’s

grilled octopus with fave beans and lemon piece on white plate from manolii's

Manoli’s I’ve got to admit when I first heard of Manoli’s, I assumed it was a typical Greek restaurant that served oversized gyros, sides of lemon rice, and desserts drenched in honey. Don’t get me wrong, I love a good gyro here and there but they aren’t an item I crave. Well, let me just…

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Breastfeeding

Collin standing on colorful play area in back yard

Easy, Delicious Weekly Meal Plans for Busy Moms! Yes Please! HomeMeal PlansRecipesGoalsReal TalkAbout Breastfeeding Challenges Well, the time has come. I’ve decided to start weaning my little guy from breastfeeding. It’s not that I don’t enjoy it, I actually do.  I’m just so done with pumping. I’m done with hauling my pump everywhere, always wearing…

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Beltex Meats

Beltex Meats Cubano sandwich

Beltex Meats I’m not quite sure where to begin with my love of Beltex Meats. It’s a pasture raised, whole animal butcher shop. The meat cases usually include various specialty cuts, brined pork chops, sausages, duck liver mousse, terrines, head cheese, Jamaican beef patties, sauces, soups and more. Keep in mind they don’t always offer…

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