Behind the Scenes

Do you ever wonder how food bloggers take their photo shots?  What is their set up like?  Where did they take the photo? I have decided to do a monthly roundup of “behind the scenes” type posts.  You get to see what the set up is and I will show you where I took...

Chicken +5 Ingredients Cheese Flatbread

People always assume that food bloggers make every single meal and our food is always very elaborate.  We like simple, we like to eat out and we like to munch on snack foods that are lying around the house.  The best way I can describe my blog is that I do like to cook...

Italian Nachos

Move over beloved Mexican food and hello nachos.  Not just any nachos, Italian Nachos.  This dish just moved up into my Top 5 things that I like to eat.  I am that serious about these babies.  I never even thought about making chips out of egg roll wrappers! A couple of weeks ago I...

Spinach and Broccoli Pesto Spaghetti

Spinach and broccoli pesto spaghetti that will be a fan favorite with kids and adults. One of Olivia’s favorite things to eat is noodles.  She totally makes the slurpy sucking down noise as she puts them down.  I decided to dress up her noodles and a little pesto to them.  We usually make the...

Mexican Potato Salad

I am super excited to let you know that I partnered with Black Gold Farms to share some love for red potatoes #betterwithreds.  I grew up in a meat and potato kind of family.  I can honestly say that I think I’ve had potatoes every single way you can make them.  My personal favorite...

Chicken Salad Sandwich

I’m about to admit a HUGE weakness of mine and its the Chicken Salad Sandwich.  I can’t get enough of this stuff.  I’m picky about it too like I am my tortillas.  I prefer not to have nuts or fruits in at as well.  Just a good ole’ plain chicken salad sandwich without the...

Heart Cakes with White Drizzle

For everyone that did not start a diet resolution for the New Year, these heart cakes with white drizzle glaze are for you.  My original plan was to create heart cakes and make them into smores.  I was beyond thrilled with myself when I made heart cutouts out of the hard graham cracker.  My...

Zucchini and Cauliflower Cheese Pancakes

A while back I had made some bacon cauliflower pancakes on the blog.  They were super easy to make and now that we have a kid I wanted to incorporate some other vegetables into the mix.  I added zucchini and cauliflower along with some cheese.  You’ve got to love the cheesy goodness in these pancakes and...