Sometimes, I yearn to be inspired. However, inspiration for me does not just show up on demand. Instead, it just arrives, like a random thought. Minute in the bigger scheme of things but significant enough to make me feel an internal spark that is completely fueled by creativity. One day not so long ago I felt that spark upon seeing a picture of a beautiful…
Added by Pennylove on March 20, 2011 at 10:01pm —
tonight's dinner with instructions included!
Added by Wendie Rodgers on March 6, 2011 at 5:02pm —
The meal prep/assembly shop concept has been around for a while. But I had personally never experienced it before. Why would I, I thought? Our family understands the value of family dinners and we do all sit down to dine together at least 4 times a week. And I know how to cook and – most of the time – enjoy it. Why would I ever need a meal prep service?…
Added by Audreyvp on January 18, 2011 at 6:56pm —
Now is the time to start planning a special Valentine’s Day celebration for your main squeeze/spouse/partner.
And special does not mean
First of all, avoid the clichés say NO to Chocolate and Flowers.… Continue
Added by Charissa Cowart on January 7, 2011 at 2:08pm —
Say I Love You this Valentine’s Day with a thoughtful gift for your child.
Homemade Card: Kids love crafts, so make a heart-shaped personalized card for your child.
No Candy: Skip the candy for Valentine’s Day. Many kids still have chocolate left over from Christmas, and the Easter Bunny is just around the corner!… Continue
Added by Charissa Cowart on January 7, 2011 at 1:40pm —
When the winter blues start to set in - Valentine’s Day warms things up with red and white, and lots of fun!
Valentine’s Day is big celebration at school. This year, why not bring the celebration home, and host your own Valentine’s Day party. You don’t need to be Martha Stewart,… Continue
Added by Charissa Cowart on January 7, 2011 at 1:39pm —
Valentine’s Day isn’t just for couples or adults. Help your kids get excited about V-day with these Valentine’s ideas like games and fun surprises. You can even create your own traditions with your kids.…
Added by Charissa Cowart on January 3, 2011 at 12:24pm —
Now that we have provided the easiest and most succulent Thanksgiving menu…… Continue
Added by Audreyvp on November 23, 2010 at 6:46pm —
Since writing this series on our foolproof and oh-so easy Thanksgiving Dinner Menu (see our recipes for the… Continue
Added by Audreyvp on November 12, 2010 at 12:10pm —
It is November already and this weekend, daylight savings ends (boohoo). The Halloween decorations are down (I hope) and the fall foliage has come indoors as we decorate our fire place mantels and dining room tables. We are… Continue
Added by Audreyvp on November 10, 2010 at 8:08pm —
Monday - Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup & Turkey Club Sandwiches
Tuesday- Steak & Potato Salad
Wednesday - Boneless Chicken Wings, Creamy Mac & Cheese & Fruit
Thursday - Honey Glazed Ham, Scalloped Potatoes, Garlicky Green Beans
Friday - Grilled Hawaiian Pizza
Saturday - Breakfast Subs
Sunday - Lasagna, Garden Salad, Homemade Bread & Apple Pie for Dessert!…
Added by Mom's Menu Planner on November 9, 2010 at 12:06pm —
Added by Audreyvp on October 28, 2010 at 1:30pm —
For a low key, easy autumnal meal try this delicious cheese tortellini with butternut squash sauce recipe.....so good. Here's how I did it..........................
The Wife of a… Continue
Added by The Wife of a Dairyman on October 23, 2010 at 11:28pm —
We are already on the third article in the seven part series on easy and succulent Thanksgiving recipes (see the appetizer recipe… Continue
Added by Audreyvp on October 22, 2010 at 12:54pm —
If you're like I was, when we first started trying to eat healthy meals at home, our menu of items didn't extend much past grilled chicken, baked fish, and salads...a LOT of salads! I had a collection of cookbooks, but either some of the recipes no longer fit into our new way of eating or we could never agree on what to make or,…
Added by Keri Pugh on October 18, 2010 at 1:33pm —
August 2010 Daring Cooks’ Challenge was hosted by LizG of Bits n’
Bites and Anula of Anula’s Kitchen. They chose to challenge Daring Cooks
to make pierogi from scratch and an optional challenge to provide one
filling that best represents their locale.…
Added by Julie Mastbrook on August 16, 2010 at 8:44am —
Anne asked me if I'd guest blog for her I didn't even have to stop and
think about it. My immediate response was absolutely! I fell in love
with Anne's blog from the moment I stumbled upon it. Her recipes are
always delicious, creative and easy enough for even beginner cooks to
assemble and enjoy. And then there's Anne. She's witty, smart, fun and
one of the nicest people you'll have the pleasure of meeting. I love
Added by Julie Mastbrook on August 15, 2010 at 3:34pm —
First up, a special thanks again to Anne for sharing her space with me yesterday. Let's here it for Anne of Annie Bakes!
Second up, because we had a few issues with pictures yesterday over on
Anne's site, I've gone ahead and published the complete recipe over here
as well. You can find it directly before today's post. Hopefully that
Added by Julie Mastbrook on August 15, 2010 at 3:33pm —
Would you believe it's already time for another addition of Family Friendly Friday? As you probably already know, today we are going to put
know, I know, I probably should… Continue
together the much anticipated finale to our delicious Indian dinner; the
naan bread. Yum!
Added by Julie Mastbrook on August 15, 2010 at 3:32pm —
These vegan enchiladas are packed with flavor and hearty enough to satisfy even the hungriest "meat-eater." Don't believe me? Ask my husband. He and his friend John were patting their bellies last night after eating two enchiladas,… Continue
Added by Alysa Bajenaru, RD, CPT on August 10, 2010 at 7:57pm —