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{Deliciously Redundant} Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Baked Oatmeal

{Deliciously Redundant} Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Baked Oatmeal

Hello all! This recipe seemed like the perfect “I want a cookie for breakfast but also want to have something filling and nourishing” breakfast. And it was all the easier to make thanks to my new Rubbermaid Brilliance pantry containers and food storage containers! #ad […]

Aunt Mary Louise’s Noodle Pie

Aunt Mary Louise’s Noodle Pie

I am so thrilled to share this recipe with you. It comes by way of my mom, who was sent it years ago by my Aunt Ellen. The original recipe comes from Aunt Ellen’s aunt (my great-aunt) Mary Louise. This is so special, because I […]

The Twelve {Food Gifts} of Christmas

The Twelve {Food Gifts} of Christmas

Hello Friends! I posted these last year and they were such a hit I thought it would be fun to do it again. I am putting them all in one blog post so it is easy for you to reference. The Holiday season is busy […]

Fall Tomato Soup (semi-homemade)

Fall Tomato Soup (semi-homemade)

This meal was the most comforting, delicious meal of the week. I LOVED IT. I think it was the dreamy combo of the sourdough with sharp cheddar and pear dipped into the tomato soup. I used plenty of kerrygold butter on the sandwich bread so […]

The Naptime Kitchen Guide to Freezing

The Naptime Kitchen Guide to Freezing

It’s here!!! I made a thing! My first ever teach-you-something-that-you-can-actually-download-and-print-guide! This project has been such a labor of love, and I am so happy to get it onto your screen and into your hands. . In this e-book you will learn the proper processes for […]

Creamy Tomato-Basil Pasta Sauce (in the Vitamix)

Creamy Tomato-Basil Pasta Sauce (in the Vitamix)

Yesterday I defrosted a bag mom gave me that she believed to be spaghetti sauce. We got home from some afternoon fun, threw it in a pot, and discovered it was actually chili. Ha! I truly couldn’t stop laughing and called mom so we could […]

MY METHOD FOR REHEATING LEFTOVERS

MY METHOD FOR REHEATING LEFTOVERS

Do you fear leftovers? Afraid of mushy veggies? Gooey greens?  Whenever possible, I try and reheat in the oven. Why? The dry heat helps re-crisp veggies and (in my opinion) makes for better leftovers. If I am leaving a restaurant and the sauce they used […]

Two M Pasta Treat

Two M Pasta Treat

I tend to have the energy of a cocker spaniel puppy and usually it serves me well. Sometimes, however, I have a tendency to take on too much or bite off a little more than I can chew. Thankfully, my mother has an incredible ability […]

Bella’s Taco Soup

Bella’s Taco Soup

Hello and happy *actual fall* if you live in the south. We had our first day in the 60s and my goodness it was heavenly. And what’s even better? It means we can finally enjoy chili without having to turn the AC down to avoid […]

Simple Butternut Squash Soup

Simple Butternut Squash Soup

Happy Monday, friends. Soup season is upon us. Well, honestly, it’s a few months away here in Charleston because it’s hot as blue blazes but it is storm season. And storms call for soup too! I made this recently and it was so delicious I […]