10 Best Recipes for 2016

It’s been a crazy year for sure trying to manage three kids in the house, school schedules, sports, ballet, therapies and making food for a hungry family. This has always been my creative space to test out new recipes, try old family favorites and showcase fun foods that we may not always be willing...

Llano Estacado Wine

The time is almost near where the kids will be home from school, sitting around the Christmas tree and just bursting out of their pj’s to open up their gifts. My husband and I will be sitting nearby just watching the pure excitement on their faces. It truly is my favorite holiday and the...

Cheddar Broccoli Potato Soup with Homemade Herb Croutons

December has been a busy month and we are just now halfway through it. Two birthdays have been thrown, work Christmas party, school Christmas programs, school Christmas parties and I still need to finish the shopping. I’m running out of time yet I’m still piling things up on my TO DO list. This past...

Garlic Rosemary Peppercorn Prime Rib Roast

  Entertain your guests with this unforgettable Garlic Rosemary Peppercorn Prime Rib Roast in partnership with Lava Soap. I keep rambling on and on about how I need a prime rib on my table for Christmas. However, if you look through my archives you will notice that I don’t have one single prime rib...

Peppermint White Hot Chocolate

Warm up by the fire with this Homemade Peppermint White Hot Chocolate drink. You only need three ingredients and it takes about 10 minutes from start to finish.   Ever since we went on the Polar Express this past year, my kids have been obsessed with drinking hot chocolate from their mugs. Nowadays it’s...

Last Minute Holiday Gifts

By this time last year my shopping list was complete and I was ready to start wrapping the gifts. This year I’m slacking and still need to make an outing to complete the kids wishlist of gifts. Please tell me you procrastinated as well… I’ve come up with a list of 10 Last Minute...

Honey Bacon Goat Cheese Phyllo Bites

Start your holiday gathering off with these easy Honey Bacon Goat Cheese Bites. The stockings are up, the lights are dangling from the top of the house, the fire is crackling and I’m trying to put together my Christmas dinner list. I almost forgot to mention that I’m sipping on a spiked hot cocoa...

Rosemary Red Wine Vinaigrette

It’s hard to believe how quickly Christmas is approaching especially when I feel like I’ve just recovered from Thanksgiving.  I know many of you are already busy prepping or gathering ideas for your upcoming holiday meals. When it comes to my family there must be prime rib, mashed potatoes, buttery hot rolls and of...