Avocado Chicken Salad

Avocados, pineapple, oranges, chicken, salad, and a homemade dressing equals a perfect meal! This is a great salad to throw together anytime of the year. It has a simple dressing that ...

Chickpea Feta Salad

Chickpeas, feta, parsley and a few more key ingredients will keep you coming back for more when you make this simple salad! This simple dish blew me away! It has so ...

Zucchini Steaks

  This little dish was inspired by my friend who typically makes these in the oven. Since it was beautiful out and I was calling them zucchini steaks I thought ...


My Favorite Marinades

I love marinades. They are great to put together in the morning ...

I Finished A Spartan Race

"Who are you?" "We are Spartan" "Who are you?" "We are Spartan" ...

A Note from “That Mom”

I've read a lot of blog posts lately about "that mom." You ...

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Pork Chop Top

Simply sauteed onions, cilantro, and tomatoes dress your pork chop up in just the perfect way to kick it up a notch!    We love grilling out in the summer and I love experimenting with different marinades or toppings to make each time we grill a little culinary adventure. This pork chop topping ended up being super easy […]

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Simple Chicken Salad Sandwiches

I decided to try out the traditional Chicken Salad Sandwiches. I have tasted some delicious versions of this in my life. I am thinking of one in particular really. A woman at my church makes THE BEST! Everyone raves about it and when asked, she brings gallons of it to church functions. What a trooper! […]

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Garden Burger

Yellow squash, onion, zucchini, basil, and garlic. All in a burger! As you can see, this is not a veggie burger. I call it a Garden Burger because it is jam packed with things you get from your garden this time of year. You wouldn’t believe it, but there’s onion, yellow squash, zucchini, basil, and […]

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Simple Strawberry Dessert

Strawberries, sour cream, and brown sugar is all you need to make this simple dessert. We had a couple of friends over for dinner the other night. Sour cream was on the table as an optional add on to the main dish, so naturally sour cream became a topic of discussion. One friend mentioned that he […]

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Video: How to Cut Watermelon Watermelon Spears

It’s summer time!!!! So that means it’s watermelon time! Here is a quick and easy way to cut your watermelon! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYxkIBE7HKY

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How to Cook Bacon in the Oven

Cooking bacon in the oven gives you all the flavor with out the mess. So bring on the bacon! My sister first told me about cooking bacon in the oven when I was in college. I couldn’t really believe it possible. Don’t you HAVE to cook it on the stove top and get burned by popping […]

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