Today was yet another day that I questioned my sanity as I went to the grocery store 4 days before Christmas.... with a screaming toddler. Thankfully, I had an entourage to brave it with me, this consisted of my best friend, her 9 month old, and my boy, who's 9. Crying babies always make for … Continue reading The best salmon ever and grocery stores with toddlers
When you have a toddler that doesn't like Mac and cheese, it sets in a little bit of anxiety. My kiddo is one of the only kids I've seen that truly doesn't care for it, and honestly, it's fine, but it does mean that I can't do the whole 'sandwich or cereal' thing for dinner. … Continue reading Rainy Day Cheesy Taco Pasta
This was one of my 'it's not that pretty but they taste good' recipes. Thankfully, I made these mints for my family's Christmas party that we had yesterday, so it wasn't like a huge deal that they weren't pretty.... but still. So, you know that moment where you realize at midnight that you'll need something … Continue reading Cream cheese and chocolate Christmas party mints
Let me start this off by saying that I had and still have NO clue what I’m doing in the world of Indian and Thai cuisine, but, I love the spicy-sweet flavors. Now, before I even start to talk about the recipe, you should know that I completely made up this recipe with suggestions … Continue reading This twist on chicken pad thai was way out of my comfort zone but totally worth it
Mommies, have you ever had a moment where you step back and look at your life, only to realize that, this in fact is your circus and those are your monkeys? Well, on days like those where you don't even want to claim your husband, let alone your kids, this monkey bread recipe and a … Continue reading Monkey bread that all your monkeys will love
Quick question for the mamas out there, do y'all ever try to be proactive with your dinner plans? For example, today I was thinking about something simple and good that we could have for dinner tomorrow night. The irony of me being proactive with my dinner plans for tomorrow is that I was actually procrastinating … Continue reading I tried to be proactive today, I failed, but this vegetable beef soup won’t fail you
Today is gonna be yet another busy, eventful day in the life of a toddler mommy. Tonight we get to go see my boy in his Christmas play for school! This morning after not much sleep last night, my husbands nanny has my baby girl because I had to have my mother in law at … Continue reading Today is a GREAT day for a crockpot meal, and this beef stew that isn’t really beef stew is absolute perfection.