cooking experiments · family matters · home and hearth

8 Easy Dinners for School Nights

Sometimes I feel like school nights are the bane of my existence. Although my son does sooooo much better when he is on a routine (summer can lead to crankiness), the rush around during the school year can be a real pain. I work full-time so the roughly 4 hours between the end of work… Continue reading 8 Easy Dinners for School Nights

family matters · the Queen City

Trick-or-Treating Safely and In Style!

You may remember from last year that Halloween is my absolute favorite holiday and that I love everything about it, especially the costumes and trick-or-treating! There is just something about all that spooky fun that makes me crazy happy! I know that a big worry for a lot of parents is keeping the kiddos safe… Continue reading Trick-or-Treating Safely and In Style!


I Made My Own Ipsy Bag…Sort Of…

  Hello, everyone. I’m guessing you guys kinda thought I forgot about this wee site because I have been away so long but I didn’t, of course not. I’ve just been a bit busy…I know, I know. Everyone is busy, BUT I’ve been busy creating, and I think what I’ve created is pretty great. Not in… Continue reading I Made My Own Ipsy Bag…Sort Of…

cooking experiments · I like to eat

Grandma Jean’s Chicken Casserole Recipe

  Sometimes you just need a little comfort food to get you through the week. Enter my grandma’s super easy and delicious recipe for Chicken Casserole. I love this stuff, and I can get my little guy to eat it, so I call that a major win 🙂 I decided to play around on Prezi… Continue reading Grandma Jean’s Chicken Casserole Recipe

cheetoh · home and hearth · just the two of us · the Queen City

Sliced! Cooking Competition

For this installment of the Date Night series, my husband and I headed to the third floor of Whole Foods for a live cooking competition put on by the Salud Cooking School. It was a Monday night date which is a little out of the box for us (we are the in-bed-before-10pm-on-weeknights type of folks),… Continue reading Sliced! Cooking Competition