One of My Favorite Kitchen Shortcuts

Dinner has been my nemesis for a loooong time now.  Trying to find meals that both kiddos will eat is a challenge that I admit I’m not always up for.  I’m always looking for practical shortcuts to help with dinner prep.  That could be why I’m such a cookbook junkie! A sweet INRL friend of […]

Hello Fresh ~ Like Having Your Very Own Kitchen Helper!

Dinnertime is typically NOT my favorite time of the day ~ especially when I don’t have anything on the agenda for what to make. Have you ever wanted someone to say “here’s a recipe and all of the ingredients for a yummy meal ~ enjoy!”  I seriously wish for that just about ALL of the […]

Mom-Tip Monday: Fun (and Yummy!) Snack Idea

My 6-year-old took this picture and asked me to post it on my blog. (Lucky for you I don’t post every single such picture that he takes for you all here!)  🙂 If you know me, I hate trying to figure out snacks (and lunch.  Oh wait, and dinner). Moms who enjoy cooking for their families […]

Fresh Summer Ideas for your Crock Pot {Guest Post}

This is a guest blog post written by Jaime-Ann Laidlaw of Family Foodies. The Crock Pot. Many of us remember them from our childhood. Mom would prepare the family dinner in the early hours while the kiddies gathered around the table to eat their Wheaties and dad would read the morning paper. OK so that […]

Stressed Out About Dinner? Try Pocket Menu Planning (Review & Giveaway) {closed}

Planning for dinner drives me crazy.  I finally started planning our meals for the week at the beginning of the week, and it saves a lot of time.  We also (finally!) started planning our meals around the sales in the grocery store circulars, and it really does make life easier.  The sales often inspire meal […]