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Decorating for Christmas with Little People {Pt 2}: Making merry without feeling like you live in a museum

Decorating for Christmas with Little People {Pt 2}: Making merry without feeling like you live in a museum

Hello and welcome back to my little series on Decorating for Christmas with Little People. These posts have come to fruition in real time in my actual life in my actual house. Nothing is staged; this is how I am actually decorating. I am just […]

Decorating for Christmas with Little People {Pt. 1}: Quiet the House

Decorating for Christmas with Little People {Pt. 1}: Quiet the House

The glorious holiday season is upon us, and I want to confess something to you. I don’t really love decorating for Christmas. I do in theory, of course. But the actual decorating of all the things with small children underfoot: not for me. I find […]

two tips for perfect quesadillas

two tips for perfect quesadillas

TWO CHEESE QUESADILLA TIPS  TIP 1: Microwave it for about 15-30 seconds so the cheese gets a little melty and the sides stick together. That way, you don’t have tons of little cheese shreds falling all over your stove when you try and go for […]

Sweet potato chips 101

Sweet potato chips 101

SWEET POTATO CHIPS 101 Someone asked me recently how to get thin sweet potato chips. My response: “Patience. And a sharp knife” ? But really! There is more than one way but here’s how I do mine. **If you can, pick longer skinny sweet potatoes. […]

ROASTING VEGGIES 101

ROASTING VEGGIES 101

Going to get right to it! Here are some of my top tips and tricks for getting perfectly crispy roasted vegetables: My go-to is EVOO and pink sea salt. Thats it! Just toss the veggies and stick them in the oven at 400. Sometimes 425. […]

PEANUT BUTTER 101

PEANUT BUTTER 101

Hello! This post came about due to a large amount of questions surrounding peanut butter and my recent stirring method. People LOVE them some peanut butter and so do we! We go through around a jar a week over here.   FIRST, the method. See […]

Roasted Sweet Potato Rounds

Roasted Sweet Potato Rounds

Over the weekend we roasted a lot of veggies, and will be reaping the benefits of simply reheating them for days to come. I wanted to share how I ROAST SWEET POTATOES. Mind you, there are so many ways to roast them. This is just […]

Delicious and Easy Spiced Granola

Delicious and Easy Spiced Granola

I took a jar of this goodness over to my sister-in-law Meredith and she called me on my way home asking for the recipe! It’s so good and extremely easy and VERY versatile.   Can I tell you some good news? It really is pretty […]

Make at Home Iced Tea (super easy, and affordable!)

Make at Home Iced Tea (super easy, and affordable!)

The temps are in the 70s today which means it’s time for a post about homemade iced tea! It’s so cost effective and delicious and you can easily sweeten. I did the math and a venti iced tea from Starbucks is $2.65 40 @traderjoes decaf Irish breakfast […]

Cold Brew: a HOW-TO

Cold Brew: a HOW-TO

I am so thrilled to be able to get this recipe and how-to out to you all! I tried to include lots of pictures for the visual learners and will post a recipe recap at the end for those that want just the quick recipe. […]