Pizza Night: Better Ingredients. Better Pizza

During our renovation we ate a lot of pizza. It was easy, didn't make a mess, and we didn't even need to use a plate! Since we frequently were without water at the house ,pizza was a perfect meal for the family. Even after we finished the first phase of the renovation we still continued our weekly pizza night tradition. If you have teenage boys, you know they can EAT. Especially since they … [Read more...]

Delicious Yogurt Mix-Ins

My family loves yogurt. Since my children were little they've been eating it almost every day and my husband loves it too. It is one of our favorite go-to snacks that is portable and easy for my kids to get on their own. This month we tried a Yulu, a delicious new yogurt. Lately my husband has been on a Greek yogurt kick, but after trying Yulu he's quickly becoming a fan of this Aussie … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker 101: Free Kindle Download

This looks like a great free Kindle book on Amazon. Slow Cooker 101: Master the Slow Cooker with 101 Great Recipes is available for free download.   This everything you need to know guide for slow cooking also includes color photos and and over 100 recipes. Download it for free today. If you don’t have a Kindle, then you can still download these free eBooks to your smart phone … [Read more...]

Last Minute Side Dishes & Farberware Giveaway

Do you need a side dish in a hurry? I remember several years ago a friend and I were making a salad and the candied nuts that were supposed to go in the salad burned on the stove top. We ended up having to come up with a quick alternative to take with us since we had burned all the walnuts. During the holidays it seems like there are more potlucks, dinners, and special events than … [Read more...]

Favorite Fall Foods

Do you love fall as much as I do? One thing that I don't love about Florida is fall. Now come January, I'm going to be showing off all my working by the pool Instagram photos, like this one. But for now I'll just have to pretend it's a little cooler than the 82 degrees on my car thermometer by making some of my favorite fall recipes. Tonight we even started discussing our Thanksgiving … [Read more...]

Dare to Try a New Vegetable

This post is in partnership with the #V8VegOut campaign. All opinions are my own. If you are like me you eat the same vegetables day after day, week after week. In fact many of my favorite veggies are on this list of the top ten vegetables consumed in America. Potatoes Tomatoes Sweet Corn Onion Lettuce Cucumbers Bell Peppers Carrots Cabbage Broccoli I would argue … [Read more...]