Easy Breakfast Ideas

Easy Breakfast Ideas Start your day off the right way with a yummy breakfast! This is a list of my favorite breakfast ideas that are perfect for the family! Mornings are difficult when you have a lot of kids who all have different schedules. Having plenty of breakfast ideas on deck is the best way to make sure everyone gets a good start to the day. Protein in the mornings is so good for you and will help fuel your energy. All of these recipes I have included below are very easy to make and your family will love them! …

Quick and Easy Dinner Ideas

Quick and Easy Dinner Ideas Are you looking to change up your weekly meal routine with some new recipes? Check out these delicious dinner ideas that are super easy to make for the family! My house can get crazy sometimes with all my kids having different schedules and I don’t always have dinner ideas! Having time to make gourmet dinners is rare and I usually have to throw something together last minute. I have learned that having meals on deck is always a good idea and a MUST! My blog is full of dinner ideas, but not all of them …

Beach Party | Vintage Surf Party Idea!

Beach Party! My son’s beach party was such a hit with him and all of our guests! Looking for the best Tween or Teen Boy Birthday Party theme? This vintage beach/surf birthday party was the perfect direction to go for a 10th birthday! Thinking about a beach party?! My kids are very involved in their birthday parties so when my son decided that he wanted to have water activities for his August birthday party we went through a few themes together. The beach party theme was originally his idea, but I decided to add my own spin on it! I …

Lunch Menu Ideas {& A FREE DOWNLOAD!}

Lunch Menu Ideas {& A FREE DOWNLOAD!} There is plenty to be stressed about with school moving to online learning for the foreseeable future without having to worry about preparing another meal for everyone! I’m on a mission to help my kids prepare their own lunches each school day! It will be a fun way to break up class time and also give me a little break since I do prepare a hot breakfast and our family dinner. I asked you all on Instagram what your kids eat for lunch and compiled a nice checklist that we can all use …

Cream Corn Recipe

Cream Corn Recipe – Done Right! Creamy corn made right on the stovetop in less than 20 minutes. It is the perfect side dish for any holiday and will make any corn lover very happy! This cream corn side dish was originally created when I was serving pulled pork for dinner. Usually I like serving my baked beans, homemade Mac and cheese, potato salad or cornbread but I only had about 20 minutes before everything was ready. So, I decided to whip up this stove top creamed corn. And trust me when I say it did not disappoint! This is …

How to Make Hummus

How to Make Hummus Who doesn’t love a good hummus to share with friends! Try out these easy steps for your next gathering. Have you ever wondered what goes into making the yummy hummus you always see at the grocery store? It’s actually really easy to make and doesn’t require a lot of ingredients at all! Most of it you can find already in your pantry ready to go and trust me when I say you can make it better than store bought. I love all the different flavors you can add to hummus to make it exactly how you …

Homemade Waffles with Buttermilk Syrup

The BEST Homemade Waffles with Buttermilk Syrup This light and fluffy homemade waffles recipe is amazing! And lets be honest there is nothing better than a plate full of homemade waffles! Looking for the best recipe to make homemade waffles for a crowd? This recipe is perfect for holidays or family gatherings when you need to feed a lot of people. Or for when you feel like eating a mountain of delicious breakfast food! If you are only needing to make a smaller batch of waffles this recipe is easily cut in half. Some of my other favorite breakfast recipes …

Chicken Taco Salad

Chicken Taco Salad Fresh, crispy, and crunchy taco salad! Easy week night dinner meal that everyone will enjoy because it is so versatile and easy to make. If you love tacos and salad then you will fall in love with this chicken taco salad recipe! It’s the perfect combination to get my healthy Mexican styled fix for the week. Everyone likes to put different ingredients in their tacos which is why taco salads can be so versatile. Make it your own and experiment with different flavors! This recipe is perfect for a mid-week dinner meal because all you have to …

How to Mince Garlic

How to Mince Garlic – Tips & Tricks You can never go wrong when it comes to adding more flavor! Check out these easy steps to become a pro at mincing garlic.   It’s the tedious things in cooking that really make a difference in bringing your recipes to the next level. How garlic is cut can change the taste of your food drastically and you may not even realize! Wait until you try mincing your garlic the right way and see how much better your flavors will come together. This is an ingredient that I use in a ton …