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  • OUR ITALIAN EASTER

    Sure hope you’re not sick of Easter-related posts quite yet. Because I have one more for you this year! We drove up to Omaha to spend the holiday weekend with my…

  • BREAKFAST TACOS

    Our friend Alexandra’s back from her Savory Kitchen this week with some breakfast tacos! Derek and I can totally relate to this one because we think any leftovers can be made into a taco… chili…

  • BAGEL BUNNY

    Confession: we didn’t have any bagels, but “bagel bunny” sounded better than “english muffin bunny.” And bagels would work just as great too. So work with me here. I made these…

  • HONEY SRIRACHI CHICKEN

    Winner winner honey srirachi chicken dinner! This recipe is pretty darn tasty, inexpensive, and easy peasy. With any recipe I find elsewhere, I always use a lot less sugar… and twice the…

  • MEXICAN CHICKEN CASSEROLE

    Mya and Derek are finally getting over some lingering colds. So some comfort food has been on the menu. Anything with cheese is a winner in Mya’s eyes… and noodles just seals…

  • LUCKY GREEN CHEERIOS

    In the spirit of St. Patty’s Day in a few weeks, we had a green-colored snack today. Believe me, I wish it would’ve just been broccoli, but we’re dealing with a…

  • TILAPIA with a MANGO AVOCADO SALSA

    So I have this friend who lives in Dallas. I’ve mentioned her before. She is the sweetest gal you will ever meet. Her name is Alexandra and she has a beautiful food blog: Alexandra’s Savory…

  • GOULASH THIS IS GOOD!

    Derek contributed to the title of this post. While it was simmering, he kept walking over to the stove saying how excited he was about it. So I guess he approves of…

  • A HEALTHIER PANCAKE

    Don’t be fooled: I do NOT have a make-from-scratch pancake recipe that is healthy. If you have one to share, please send our way! But I do have some sneaky tricks up…

  • HOLIDAY TREATS

    We finally took the Pinterest plunge. “What is that?” you may ask. We got with the times and joined Pinterest. I thought it would totally be a time-sucker. And it was initially. But…

  • CROCK-POT CHICKEN + CHARD SOUP

    My sister-in-law was clearing out her garden for the colder weather and offered to give us a lot of chard. Doesn’t “chard” just sound nasty? I thought so. But who am I…

  • ZUCCHINI MUFFINS

    I’m experimenting in the kitchen. I’m cross referencing similar recipes, using what we have in the pantry, and trying to make it all pretty healthy. There have been more fails than successes,…