Easy Sweet and Sour Chicken

Easy Sweet and Sour Chicken

This sweet and sour chicken has been the most popular recipe on my blog since I posted it when I first started blogging! It was actually one of the reasons I started this food blog. I had posted food pictures on my personal social media and had people ask me over and over again for different recipes. So I decided to start posting recipes and pictures and have been doing my food blog ever since! So when I was approached by my childhood neighbor (who has a great YouTube channel here) to film my 1st YouTube video I knew exactly …

One hour French Bread

One hour French Bread

A few Sundays ago I was making lunch and wanted a bread to go with my chicken madera. I didn’t have much time and all I had was what was in my house. So I whipped up this french bread! Not only did it take one hour but it made two loaves so I was able to use one that day plus turn the other one into french bread the next day. I am not going to lie I grab the bakery bread at my grocery store all the time. It is so cheap and I use it from garlic …

The best way to get your serving of milk proteins through out the day

The best way to get your serving of milk proteins through out the day

Last month I talked about how important it is to get your serving of milk in the morning to start out your day! You can find that post here. It is also important to sneak in your servings of milk through out the day to insure that you get the amount of protein and vitamins to help your body function and grow at its full potential. The Dietary Guidelines recommend 3 servings of low fat or fat free milk and milk products each day for kids over the age of 8 and 2 1/2 servings for children ages 4 to …

Amazing French Toast with Buttermilk Syrup

My Amazing Homemade French Toast with Buttermilk Syrup! Breakfast is everyones favorite meal in our house. Or should I say breakfast foods are everyones favorite meal in our house. It is the meal that when I make I know everyone will devour! So not only do we have fun making breakfast on the weekends together as a family, breakfast for dinner is a regular in our home. At dinner the other night my oldest son told me that a little neighbor girl said that she always wants to eat dinner at our house because we have fun things like homemade …

Creamy Chicken Hawaiian Haystacks

Creamy Chicken Hawaiian Haystacks

I grew up eating this dish. It has been in our families dinner rotation as long as I can remember. For our birthdays we get to pick our favorite meal that our mom makes the Sunday before our birthday. A few of my siblings always add this into the rotation. This was the first meal that my husband ate with my family before we were married. And even though it is not in our dinner rotation as much as it was growing up we have in every month or so. It is such a simple meal. My kids love it. …

San Diego Girls Trip

I have a deep love for California. I love almost every inch of the state that I have been able to travel to. San Diego is such a fun place to visit with kids and with just adults. I have been able to go to a few girls trips in the San Diego but this one the past weekend surpassed them all! There is nothing more relaxing then staying at a very nice resort with your girl friends for your birthday. We decided to stay at the Four Seasons Residence Club in San Diego and were pleasantly surprised. They had …

Fire Torched Oatmeal and the perfect Arizona Vacation

Fire Torched Oatmeal and the perfect Arizona Vacation

Scottsdale is one of my favorite places to visit in Arizona. The shopping, food and activities are amazing. Top it off with some of the best pools and resorts in Arizona and you have got it made. My husband and I were able to visit a Four Seasons Resort that was about 45 minutes from our home for Global Wellness Day. What a fun day that I hope to be a part of every year! We absolutely loved the resort and felt like it gave each and every guest the perfect desert experience. The views were amazing and the location …

New York City Travel

New York City Travel

I am a person who absolutely loves to travel. I travel at least once a month. So far this year I am averaging 2-3 trips a month. haha I know that may be a little excessive but I believe in creating memories on trips. Besides the blog conferences I attend a majority of these trips are done with my children, but luckily my parents gave my husband and I and the other married couples in my family a trip to New York City for Christmas. My husband had never been before and I had only been once so it was …

Pineapple Upside Down Pancakes with Vanilla Cream Syrup and Cinnamon Butter

Pineapple Upside Down Pancakes with Vanilla Cream Syrup and Cinnamon Butter

I have been having so much fun experimenting and creating with Krusteaz lately. A few weeks ago I announced about how I was selected to be a part of the Krusteaz Baker’s Dozen program here! And the fun is just beginning! I was so excited to see my first recipe posted on their website for these Pineapple Upside Down Pancakes head on over to check out the full recipe along with other Baker’s Dozen “Breakfast for Dinner” recipes. My mouth was watering looking at all of the amazing recipes! But for now here are some pictures and the list of ingredients that are used in …

Cheesy Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas

Have you ever wanted to eat enchiladas but then look and in your pantry and have no enchilada sauce! Well look no further here is the best no enchilada sauce enchiladas. It is a homemade enchilada sauce! Made with a rue, green chilies, and sour cream! It is pretty dang yummy! And aren’t too spicy for little kids! I feel like I have tried 100 different recipes for enchiladas. Some I really like and some not so much. This one turned out to be different then most recipes I have tried. The good thing about these ones is that they …