Boozy Hot Chocolate Float

There are days when I walk into the grocery store all prepared with list in stowe. I’ve planned out our weekly menu, snacks and drinks for use throughout the week. Then there are other days like this past week where I walk in and have a disheveled look on my face because I don’t...

Italian Cream Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Let me start off by saying that cakes are not my thing. I thoroughly enjoy baking and it’s such a stress reliever. However, it’s usually cookies, cupcakes, muffins, bread and other items. There is something frightening about having a moist cake that is full of beautiful proportionate layers that taste good. Sometimes I just...

Maple Roasted Carrots

The exhaustion from day light savings time has finally hit. I love having the extra daylight in the evenings but man I am tired all throughout the day. We’ve also had Spring Break this week so basically no naps at all till school starts back up. Momma is tired! After a long and stressful...

Guinness Recipes (1)

Right out of college I moved to London for a couple of months.  I worked for a company called Euromoney and was the assistant to one of the Vice President’s of the company.  My time there was thoroughly enjoyed with short work hours, day trips and of course beer.  I grew accustomed to all...

Chocolate Chip Muffins

It’s quiet and all of a sudden you hear a faint whine in the distance. Yep, the baby is starting to stir. You close your eyes hoping and praying that something just woke him and that any minute he will close his eyes and go back to sleep. Five minutes go by and now...

Trail Mix

The phone call has finally been made for your spa treatment that you’ve needed for the past year. You mentally prepare yourself for that one, two or three hours of complete relaxation with spa music in the background and oils being rubbed all over your sore spots. They lay the robe out with the...

Chile Relleno Sausage Casserole

Every Friday night I go to bed just hoping that I get to sleep in the next morning. Whether it’s 15 or 30 minutes I would take anything on the weekends. However it never fails that one of the kids wakes up scared, needs to go potty or baby is hungry I never get...

Coconut Shrimp

Growing up I could always recall what was for lunch and dinner on any given Friday during the Lenten Season. Tuna salad sandwiches made their way onto the table for lunch even if I were to take a lunch for school. Dinners usually consisted of a fried catfish meal at home or to the...