Christmas isn't over yet! At the time this post goes live, the fun has just begun! I'm not about to rush ahead - I'm savoring every glorious moment - but I wanted to get this information out there so that it's fresh in your mind once the holiday is over. Here are three things you… Continue reading 3 Things To Do After Christmas
This time of year, I'm looking for meals that don't require a lot of hands-on time. I also try to keep our grocery expenses a little lower to balance out the extra shopping I'm doing. Here's what was on the menu at my house last week!
"I bet you already know what you're having for supper tonight." Someone said that to me one afternoon last week. I replied that I did have a meal planned - not necessarily because I was super organized but because I'm really hungry when I get home from work! 🙂
This time of year is always extra busy, and with the fluid nature of things right now it's possible that your schedule is constantly changing. I've come up with a few tricks that help me to stay as on top of things as possible. I can't possibly remember everything that I need to get done or recall random thoughts that pop into my head. Here are a few things I do that might be helpful for you, too!
Do you remember life before Pinterest? It's been around almost as long as I've been married and I can't really imagine planning meals without it! After almost ten years of pinning recipes to my boards, I decided that it is time for me to get in there and reorganize things. I started with my Main… Continue reading Menu Monday and Organized Pinterest Boards
Over the last few months I've placed two Aldi grocery pickup orders using Instacart. I was prepared to hate the service, but guess what? I've had great experiences! Here are the things I liked - and the one thing I disliked - about using Instacart at Aldi.
I'm not going to apologize for starting another post with a pumpkin flavored item - it's just part of who I am. 🙂 I saw these pumpkin bars as I was scrolling Taste of Home's Instagram stories and instantly knew I needed to make them! Find the recipe plus a week's worth of meal ideas in today's post!
I use the weekend to prepare for the coming week - I set up my planner, clean the house, plan and prep the meals, and do the bulk of my blogging. Since I work outside of the home during the week, I've found that setting aside this time on Friday evening and Saturday morning really… Continue reading How I Prepped For A Busy Weekend
Happy Monday! We are definitely in fall food mode over here - how about you? I tried a new Southern Living recipe for Hamburger Stew that was so delicious! The broth was extremely flavorful, especially for a recipe that doesn't need to simmer all day. I used a rainbow medley potato that I had on… Continue reading Menu Monday + Hamburger Stew
It didn't take me long to dive into those Taste of Home recipes I shared last week! I put two of them on the menu immediately, and they were both winners! I'll mark them below with an asterisk. Paul wasn't a huge fan of the Bacon Chicken Club Pizza, but any time you call something… Continue reading Menu Monday + New Recipes!