I'm more than halfway done Christmas shopping and it's not even December yet. I consider that a win. Usually, I'm one of those crazy people making a mad dash for the stores on December 23rd. I'm a perpetual procrastinator at all things in life, Christmas shopping included. I'll even fight the two things I hate… Continue reading Salsa Verde Chicken Casserole
Dinner made easy with roasted veggies and chicken. Brussels sprouts & chicken in a delicious alfredo sauce with bacon---what could be better than that?
Fall has officially arrived in Oklahoma. A quick step outside early this morning and you'll be greeted with a crisp, cool 60 degrees. The veil of humidity has lifted. The cicadas have stopped their incessant chirping. The sun hasn't been seen for days. The leaves are starting to turn a light orange before they darken… Continue reading Summer Squash Pesto Bake
Rob and I celebrated our Valentine's Day yesterday, since we both work weird hours during the week. He had gotten us a couple's massage from the massage school next to our gym, and I have to say wow. That was the first time I had ever gotten a professional, hour-long massage and it was incredible.… Continue reading BBQ Pulled Pork Shepherd’s Pie
Have you tried the new extra toasty Cheez-Its? They're life changing. Incredible. A gift from the Gods. I've always been that weirdo that like slightly-less-than-ideal crisps. I like the brown (or green) potato chips. I eat the burnt cheese crusted onto pans when making oven nachos. I'm a sucker for broken cookies. These browned cheesy… Continue reading Barley & Chicken Casserole
I've learned to accept the fact that I have a really strange cat. His favorite toy? A Q-tip. What does he do after he goes to the bathroom? Runs head first into the front door. I mean, full tilt, crazy speed---rams his head into the door. Is that what you're supposed to do after you… Continue reading Croissant Breakfast Bake
We're huddled up inside the house while we get blasted with the newest round of arctic weather. Sure, we're not getting dumped with feet of snow and the temperatures aren't 20 below zero, but when those howling north winds blow it sure feels like it. I decided to risk my sleepiness yesterday and run all… Continue reading Chicken Teriyaki Casserole