Chicken Pesto Sandwich

It’s so hard to talk about the great things in my life when so many families are dealing with hardships in Oklahoma.  I’m a total sap when I hear a touching story or see a sad picture.  Now that I have my own child these stories move me even more.  I look around and...

strawberry caprese baguette

This past weekend I attended my first ever food blogging conference in Orlando, Florida at Disney World.  When I have the time to go through all my photos I will tell you all about my fun trip.  The plan was to get some of that done yesterday but I came home to a teething...

Quinoa Cheese Pancakes

After I write this post I will be packing for my weekend trip to DISNEY WORLD!  I am beyond ecstatic because it has been 10 years since I was last there.  The sad thing is that I will be traveling alone and leaving behind my sweet husband and precious little baby girl who is...

Baked Miga Cups

I don’t know about you but I had the BEST MOTHER’s DAY ever!  We had both of our families in town this past weekend to celebrate Livi’s baptism and for mother’s day.  This was our first time to actually entertain a big group of people at our new house and I loved every second...

Tex-Mex Quinoa Salad with Cumin Lime Vinaigrette

Today I have Vijay from NoshOnIt guest posting for me! What They Do: “NoshOnIt (Nosh On It) is a free daily cooking newsletter that helps bring new ideas to your kitchen. We hunt for the best recipes from chefs and bloggers, online and offline, and deliver them right to your inbox along with an expert...

How To Cut and Peel an Avocado

Do you ever go to a restaurant and order a salad or entree that contains a perfectly sliced avocado?  I do all the time and I always wondered how they get the avocado to look so perfect.  I have an avocado slicer but it still mingles the individual slices together and it doesn’t solve...

Bacon-Refried-Bean-Cream-Cheese-Stuffed-Jalapenos

It is finally the weekend!  We had originally planned on going to visit my parents this weekend but our little one woke up sick yesterday morning.  Nothing like a teething, coughing, runny nose 5 month old.  Luckily for us she is pretty happy most of the time. Today I have a guest post from...

Chicken and Cheese Mexican Crepes

For the past of couple of days I have been admiring all the lovely Mexican food dishes that have been circulating the web for Cinco de Mayo.  It’s no surprise that Mexican food is by far my most favorite type of food.  You just can’t compete with tortilla chips, queso, tortillas, quesadillas, enchiladas, fajitas...