Will Travel For Food

One of the things that I miss the most about being away from home is the food. Of course family and friends are at the top of the list but food is definitely a close second. It’s something about the food in the place that you grew up in, its so comforting. Even if the…

School is closed again?!?!

About 8:50pm I got the dreaded text message “Code Red Prince William County Schools closed for Inclement Weather… High Winds. Ok LOOK… Im about sick and tired of this school closing ONCE A WEEK! At least! I have no problem with my child being at home but they have been out of school a lot….

I’ve had one too many smoothies…

I’ve created a monster… Kristian has gone smoothie crazy and I’ve just about had enough. I am so happy that she isn’t reaching for sodas and other sugary drinks or snacks but in the process she has turned my kitchen into the season opener of chopped. Every dessert now has to be a smoothie… Every……

Dear Son…

January 9th seemed like another day in my pregnant life. I woke up and ate a bowl of cereal, my favorite food at the . The heartburn the night before had been especially terrible and I was really at the point of staging a sit in at the hospital until they decided to take this…

Easy Biscuits… Because I was 38 weeks pregnant.

I woke up one morning and decided I wanted biscuits… but I was 38 weeks pregnant. So pregnant that I got tired thinking about getting out of bed. I was tired in my dreams. So tired I was asleep dreaming about sleeping. Nevertheless, the child inside of me had time today. So here we are…

Chili isn’t Chili without a Grilled Cheese Sandwich

My mom always, always, always, always made chili with a grilled cheese sandwich. I know no other ways and I am not looking for any other avenues. I will literally pass up chili if there is no way I can have grilled cheese with it. The cheese and the bread types don’t even matter… white,…

Chicken Noodle Soup + Why Men Can’t Handle Sickness

Ok ladies, does it seem like the world moves just a little bit faster when you’re not feeling well? Time sure does seem to be in fast forward for me. We have had some crazy weather here in VA and I can only imagine thats one of the major reasons that we are sick. One…

Meal Prep: Brussel Sprouts & Sweet Potatoes

I always get questions on how or what I meal prep for the hubby so I’ll just drop it here so I can just point everybody in this direction. We usually do sheet pan meals because they are so easy, and right now I need all the easy meals I can get. He’s on a…

Dark Chocolate Oatmeal Pancakes

My daughter loves pancakes! I don’t know too many kids that don’t! It is our goal that we make each meal a little bit healthier without taking all the fun out of food. Ive tried so many super healthy pancake recipes that she completely turned her nose up at but I’m happy to say that I…