cooking experiments · I like to eat

Best Ever Chocolate Chip Cookies

So, we all know that I am not very adept in the kitchen, but I am very good at eating and definitely know a good recipe when I taste one. I mean, you would probably have to try to make chocolate chip cookies taste bad…but my mom’s recipe is way better than your average cookie.… Continue reading Best Ever Chocolate Chip Cookies

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

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

Charlotte eateries · just the two of us · the Queen City

Date Night: The Dandelion Market and the Sculpture Walk

For my second installment in the date night series, I actually planned a brunch date at The Dandelion Market followed by a walk around uptown doing an art scavenger hunt.  We tend to think of dates as something for Friday or Saturday nights, but it can be a lot of fun to go out at… Continue reading Date Night: The Dandelion Market and the Sculpture Walk

cooking experiments · I like to eat

Rob’s homemade veggie soup (or we have too many bags of frozen vegetables in our freezer soup)

Our freezer is stuffed full to the brim. I tried to clean out/organize it last week, and even though I threw out a bunch of disgusting freezer burnt things (some of them unrecognizable), we still had waaaaay too many bags of frozen vegetables, many of them multiples. I found four unopened bags of frozen corn.… Continue reading Rob’s homemade veggie soup (or we have too many bags of frozen vegetables in our freezer soup)