The Weekend Dish: 1/20/2018

Happy Saturday to you! We are birthday party-ing here today! We’re celebrating Joseph’s 3rd birthday with family, lots of food, and tons of fun. I hope the birthday boy enjoys his special day, and...

Friday Things

1. This sweet boy turns THREE today!! I seriously cannot believe how quickly the last three years have gone, and how much of a little boy Joseph has become over the last six months...

A basket of chicken wings with celery and ranch dressing.

Crispy Baked Chicken Wings

You'll never believe these chicken wings were baked in the oven! Super easy, crispy skin, and meat that falls off the bone.

A chocolate cupcake with vanilla frosting with a bite taken out.

Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla Frosting

The best (and super easy!) chocolate cupcakes made from scratch topped with my favorite vanilla buttercream frosting recipe. A perfect combination!

A bowl of black bean salsa with tortilla chips surrounding it.

Black Bean Salsa

This black bean salsa is made without canned beans, so it's super fresh and totally bursting with flavor. It's the perfect addition to your next party!

The Weekend Dish: 1/13/2018

Happy snowy Saturday to you! Are you in the path of this latest snowstorm? We started to get sleet and ice last night and the snow is supposed to go through late morning today....

Friday Things

1. Dominic had his 15-month checkup and although he was a stage five clinger with me the entire time, he had a perfect checkup! Our string bean is 31.25 inches long (50th percentile) and...

A bowl of chili con carne topped with sour cream, shredded cheese and cilantro.

Chili Con Carne

This version of chili con carne is made with chunks of beef and a homemade chili paste. A great change of pace from chili made with ground beef!

Dipping a tortilla chip into a pan of spinach artichoke dip.

Spinach Artichoke Dip

This spinach artichoke dip is easy, super cheesy, and perfect for your next party. Serve it in a bread bowl or with your favorite chips or crackers.

The Weekend Dish: 1/6/2018

Happy first Saturday of the new year! I hope you had a super fabulous holiday season; I’ve been slowly getting back into a routine this week, but it’s always so, so hard after holidays...