chicken satay with peanut sauce

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There are some flavors I am instantly drawn to.  My number one flavor profile pick though?  It’s gotta be peanut sauce anything.  I think that’s why I love thai food so much and even have two different thai peanut chicken recipes on my blog (a pasta dish here and a wrap dish here).  When I […]

cream cheese chicken taquitos

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Some dinners I definitely make because it’s something I really want to eat, then other times I choose something I know my husband will be thrilled about.  I like to wave my nice wifey flag every once in a while.   Our tastes are a bit different, but usually there’s a good middle ground I […]

roasted tomatillo salsa beef {crockpot recipe}

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Do you use tomatillos often?  I actually just really got into them a couple of years ago.  Before that I know I’ve had them in store bought salsa or when someone else cooked for me, but they weren’t something I bought very often.  If you aren’t familiar with them, meet them!  Tomatillos are in the […]

peanut butter bacon grilled cheese

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Hello! How was your weekend? We picked out our Christmas tree and got the house a little bit festive. First time to a u-cut tree farm!   Today’s recipe comes courtesy of my Secret Recipe Club assignment for the month The Hobo Kitchen… bites from a little kitchen in Hoboken. Ellie writes and shares fun […]

fish tacos with feta slaw

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I don’t know why we don’t eat fish tacos more often. Every time we I make them it’s pretty much just deliciousness. Serious deliciousness.  These ones were no different. Fish tacos are so simple and fresh tasting too. Gosh I just love them.  And that cool crunch that normally comes along with fish tacos?  Makes […]

food and fitness week 3

Hello and happy Monday!  Here we are at another food and fitness look for last week.  Before I share, here are some snaps from our weekend. We toured the family birth center (we’re at a different hospital this time) and got all registered.  4 weeks to go! Family walk + a little beach exploration.  Clearly […]

food and fitness week 2

Hi guys!  Hope you had a fantastic weekend.  I had grand plans of starting a new series over the weekend, but instead I stayed away from the computer and had fun with the family.  So much better right?  New series to start tomorrow though! We actually began getting ready for our baby girl.  Yeeeessssssssss. I […]