You guys, listen. I decided to let Isabella help with dinner. Like, truly help. Finding a recipe easy enough for her to actually take part in, as well as something she'd eat wasn't hard at all! I simply turned to KP's collection of Gooseberry Patch cookbooks! There were four cookbooks that I kept going back … Continue reading Dinner Time is about Creating Memories
Browsing through our Gooseberry Patch cookbooks, I found an interesting recipe for chocolate-bacon cupcakes in Our Favorite Bacon Recipes cookbook. It seemed weird, and different enough that I had to try. I mean, who doesn't love chocolate? Who doesn't love bacon? It's the perfect mash up! The Recipe The recipe is pretty simple, and to … Continue reading Chocolate + Bacon = Surprisingly Tasty Cupcakes
I recently had to take a sick day from work. Isabella came down with a stomach bug, and it was gross and sad. Poor little thing didn't know what was happening, she just wanted to sleep but just couldn't at first. So this momma stayed home! In the morning, all she wanted to do was … Continue reading Classic Chicken & Noodles Make Sick Days Better
'Tis the season for cookie exchanges, family gatherings, and gift-giving! There is one man you can count on to be there for you during all of these festivities...the GINGERBREAD MAN! He is there for you when you need him most, bringing comfort and smiles to all who encounter him! So just how do you get … Continue reading The Perfect Man for the Holidays!
Full disclosure: I don't cook often. Don't get me wrong, I like cooking. I think I make good meals when cooking actually happens in my kitchen. I just have a hard time planning, then having to grocery shop, and now with a baby it seems like I have even less time to devote to it. … Continue reading Easy Recipes for Dinner & Dessert