Chilaquiles Mexican Crockpot Chicken Soup Recipe

Chilaquiles Crock Pot Chicken Soup PM5

You know what time it is?  It's slow cooker time!  Due to our hectic schedules there is actually a LOT of slow cooker time around here.  If I only I could get it together to post them all, but let me tell you this Chilaquiles Mexican Crockpot Chicken Soup is a keeper.  It was delicious and is so … [Read more...]

My Favorite French Onion Soup | Life Ingredients

French Onion Soup PM3

Everyone has a different idea of "comfort food" and I actually have quite a few things on my favorites list because... mmmm.  Com.Fort.Foooood.  Making homemade French Onion Soup is one comfort food, albeit untraditional, that the Husband and I truly love and the first time I remember making this … [Read more...]

Ehh, What’s Up Doc? | 22 Carrot Craft & Recipe Ideas

Carrot Craft Ideas - Easter Fun With Carrots

I don't know about your "hip hop" skills, but nonetheless it's all things CARROTS over here today for a little Easter inspiration! Here are a bunch of super fun and delicious carrot craft & recipe ideas that would even make Bugs Bunny proud. Starting with the crafts: Clockwise From Top … [Read more...]

Easy Cheddar Bacon Crescent Poppers | Ready To POP!

Cheddar Bacon Poppers PM 5

It's Spring and it seems like every time I turn around flowers AND babies are "popping" up everywhere! In honor of that very thing, a bunch of us are throwing a virtual baby shower today to celebrate TWO very special gals - Kelly from Life Made Sweeter and Hilary from My Own Blog Review - and the … [Read more...]

Pasta Aglio e Olio | La Famiglia & Grandma’s Recipes

Aglio e Olio Recipe PM 6

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pompeian. I think we all have at least one family tradition that we celebrate and many times food marks some fond memories for us.  Whether it's an annual traditional meal or just a reminder of someone we love. A few years ago my Husband's … [Read more...]

All Things Spring | 40+ Inspiring Ideas!

All Things Creative Spring

It's time for part three in our "All Things Creative" series and we have another amazing round up of great ideas for you this month! … [Read more...]

Crockpot Jamaican Jerk Pork Chops | Slow Cooker Meals

Jamaican-Jerk-Pork-Chops Final

Happy Wednesday and an Ash Wednesday at that!  Easter will be so late this year and I am always confused that it is early some years and late others but I just go with it.  Gives me more time to take it easy and procrastinate on any Easter crafts or crazy recipes I might come up with. Speaking of … [Read more...]

Easy Cheesy Potato Corn Chowder & A Surprise Virtual Baby Shower

Potato Corn Chowder PM 1

By now it's no secret that I love easy recipes and I can also assure that I always loved them even more when I had a new baby to deal with. One of our dear, sweet bloggy friends, Katie from Katie's Cucina, is expecting her first baby boy in March {woohoo!!} so a bunch of us have teamed up to put … [Read more...]

Sautéed Garlic Shrimp with Zucchini & Tomatoes | A Simple Start

Sauteed Garlic Shrimp PM Sq

I have been hinting lately about some of the healthier choices I have been trying to make this year and so, in addition to sharing this delicious and healthy Sautéed Garlic Shrimp recipe, I also wanted to share a little more about my overall "plan of action". It's so easy to give lip service to "a … [Read more...]

Fresh Veggie Flatbread with Cilantro Lime Dressing

Veggie Flatbread - PM 2

Do you know what day it is??  It's hump day!  That's right, and a big fat happy Wednesday to you all.  If you are reading this later it's ok.  Don't panic.  It was a Wednesday when this first published but you are very much allowed to read this on any given day of the week. … [Read more...]

#ad Chinese Orange Chicken (Another Easy Family Meal)

Orange Chicken PM 3

As much as we love to cook, we like to treat ourselves to take out meals a couple times a month.  And I can tell you that it sure is tempting to do that more often since we're always so busy around here but, with a family of five {well, four since Oldest is at college}, that can really add up. … [Read more...]

Easy Crockpot Beef Burgundy | And Yet ANOTHER Big Announcement

CrockPot Beef Burgandy PM 3

Ok, if you have stopped by recently, you know I have been creating some pretty easy and delicious {hey, 5 out of 5 family members voted} crock pot recipes lately, right? Healthy Crockpot Sesame Chicken, Easy Mexican Crockpot Chicken, Creamy Crockpot Chicken Saltimbocca... … [Read more...]

Easy Mexican Crockpot Chicken | Healthy Lettuce Wraps

Crockpot Mexican Chicken PM 1

There is a little place in my heart that loves Mexican food.  Ok, make that a LARGE place in my heart.  I absolutely love it and could eat it almost every day.  If it weren't for the fact that I believe pizza is my favorite food ever.  It's a cheese thing. … [Read more...]

Healthy & Easy Crock Pot Sesame Chicken

Sesame Chicken PM Sq

Sometimes life just screams for take-out.  It's quick and easy after a long day but sadly it's usually high in fat {and it's generally not too "easy" on the wallet either}. We LOVE Sesame Chicken but it's normally deep fried so I have been looking around the InterWebs and came up with a lighter … [Read more...]

Reader Favorites: Top 10 Posts of 2013

Best Of 2013 Collage PM

So here we are... the last day of 2013.  My Husband and I were talking last night about how, when we were little, the year 2000 seemed like a million years away.  I will admit I was a bit nostalgic writing this post.  This past year has been so full of fun and yet there were days when I just didn't … [Read more...]