CookBooking It: Salisbury Steak with Mushroom Gravy

Hi friends! I know, I know, I haven’t blogged in awhile but let me tell you. I have been less stressed in 2015. Not just because I am blogging less though. I am also just making better decisions for my schedule. This past weekend The Mister and I went on a little weekend getaway andRead more

Christmas Adam 2014

For the past 6 years, the Mister and I have celebrated Christmas Adam. (Some call it Christmas Eve, Eve) Christmas Adam helps us be able to celebrate Christmas together with friends. Christmas Eve is usually spent doing last minute things and time with The Mister’s family. Christmas Day is spent with my family. For theRead more

Recap of Vacation

For the past week I have been on a lovely vacation. This is kind of a long post but totally worth scrolling through 😀 It started with a burger & nachos at Chris Madrid’s in San Antonio:   Some of our friends recommended this place and it was a WIN!   Then a LOVELY Fiesta Wedding:Read more

Try It Out Thursday: Homemade Pad Thai

Try It Out Thursday is dedicated to recipes, products or ideas that I find on Pinterest or receive in my e-mail. I tend to “pin” and save a lot of recipes and craft ideas and never try them so I decided that this will help me wade through the many pins and e-mails that I have.Read more

Homemade Helper of Hamburger

I haven’t had Hamburger Helper in quite some time but I have to tell you that as a child, it was one of my favorite things to make.  As an adult, thinking about the stuff from the box kind of makes me want to gag but that doesn’t mean that I haven’t thought about pickingRead more

Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Sweet Potatoes are some of my favorite things to eat year round.  Last night I was trying to figure out what I was going to make for dinner. I wanted it to be simple. It didn’t need to be done in 15 minutes, I just wanted something that didn’t require me to stand in theRead more

Favorite Fall Soups Round-Up

Fall is here officially  and the mornings and evenings are little cooler. I’ve felt the humidity lessen a little as well. It is still 80+ degrees outside but nonetheless wonderful out. The evening sky and sunset colors are also screaming FALL IS HERE!  Favorite Fall Soups Round-Up This post is a round up of allRead more

American Cheese Enchiladas

I’m a Sharp Cheddar Cheese girl. I won’t EVER deny that. I can eat it by the slice! (even though I know it’s not so good for me) Last weekend (anniversary weekend) we went to COSTCO and I bought a big block of Tilamook Sharp Cheddar Cheese! It’s my favorite. As I looked into theRead more