Father’s Day Meal Ideas

So, on Father’s Day… It is such a good opportunity to show Dad’s some love!! Making the meals that they like…. Advertisements

A break…

I am going away for about a week so I am re-posting some recipes from about a year ago… I do have one new recipe for chicken that is going to come out in the next couple of days. Hope you like the recipes that I have decided to put out there again! We are…

My Mom’s Recipes

In memory of my mom, who passed away 7 years ago today, I want to just say a few things about family recipes & share some of her recipes that I have posted so far on my blog…

Ideas for a Last Minute New Years Eve Party

If you are having friends in for New Years Eve, there are so many ideas out there to make this evening special. Decorations, hats, blowers, drinks, food…. it is hard to decide what to do! I am going to discuss a simple quick menu here that you can pull together really fast without a lot…

Oven Baked BBQ Chicken

Another one of my mother-in-laws delicious recipes. We ate this a lot when we lived near  Murray’s parents & whenever we went to visit. 

Pumpkin Scones #2

So, I made this pumpkin scone recipe to compare with this one..Pumpkin Scones. It was hard to decide which one I prefer but I decided I think I like the first one better. You could try both recipes since they  pretty easy to make & decide yourself!!!

Vegetable Quinoa Salad

I just downloaded an app for Oh She Glows on my iPhone & the first recipe I decided to make was for a Quinoa Salad. My friend has the Oh She Glows cookbook. I saw the cookbook on the counter at her house & glanced through it. It looked good so when I saw that…

Chicken breasts with Za’atar, Chickpeas & Tomatoes

Inspired by a recipe I saw on Bon Appetit, I used the avatar spice I had in the cupboard, a can of chickpeas & some tomatoes that were sitting around. The recipe from Bon Appetite had different spices, but the idea of  chickpeas & tomatoes was from there

Kids are coming to visit!

Our kids are coming to visit in a couple of weeks so I want to fill up the freezer with some baking… I don’t want to be in the kitchen when they are here! I would rather spend my time visiting.