Pesto Pasta with Asparagus and Sun Dried Tomatoes {Recipe}

It’s been awhile since I’ve shared a recipe. Now that I’m not working over the summer, I have more time to regularly grocery shop to keep our fridge stocked AND I have more time to make more involved recipes for dinner. This particular dish is actually quite easy, but I had never made it before and having more free time on my hands means giving a lot more new recipes a try. I like to cook, we love to eat {Read More}

Trying to be homemade healthy

 My daughter is 14 1/2 months old and has nearly all of her teeth in. For the past month or so, I’ve been giving her more of a variety of textured foods. It’s scary, at first, giving your baby hard and solid foods. You (the parent) and your kid have been used to all things soft. The thought of choking and terrifying stories I’ve heard keep me from jumping into the next phase of solids. Since Mia is close to {Read More}

Pleasant Pesto Pastries {Recipe}

Ever since I made Nutella filled crescent rolls covered in sugar-cinnamon goodness, I’ve never looked at crescent rolls the same boring way. There’s no limit to what kind of clever and delicious concoctions you can come up with using crescent rolls. My latest recipe is more savory than sweet. I’m such a huge pesto fan. I was pleasantly pleased with this pesto pastry. Take a look. Ingredients: One can of crescent rolls Container of pre-made pesto (or homemade) Grated Parmesan {Read More}

Easy Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas {Recipe}

I love me some Mexican food. I should…I am 1/2 Mexican, after all. Makes sense then for me to try my hand at making a Mexican dish for dinner. This, by no means, is supposed to be an authentic recipe. But it’s muy easy and oh so cheesy. Works for me. Follow along with the pictures to learn how to make these. Scroll down to the bottom for a printable version of the recipe and instructions.   To get my {Read More}

Yummi Pouch Review, GIVEAWAY & Applesauce Recipe {It’s a Trifecta!}

I was a much more impressive mom before I had my daughter. I’d say things like, “when I have a baby, I’ll do this..” and “when I have a baby, I’ll make that…” Well, most of my grand ideas haven’t been followed through yet and Mia’s 9 1/2 months old. Making baby food instead of feeding her jarred food was one of my ideas. Once the baby came, my list of things to do each day pretty much tripled and {Read More}

Nutella Filled Crescent Rolls {Recipe}

Holy DELICIOUS! I love to bake. I’ve baked many-a-tasty-treats in my time. I like to try new and unique recipes that are “like, whoa.” Every once in a while when my job and motherhood begin to take their toll on my energy level, I’d like to have a sweet treat recipe on hand that is simple. Simple and good. Well, I found one. It’s ridiculously simple and crazy good. Thank you, Pinterest. From now on, my fridge will always have {Read More}