Texas Toast Cornbread

Texas Toast Cornbread

Each month I meet with a group of local bloggers for lunch at a different restaurant. This month we tried out Moe’s Original BBQ and I couldn’t get enough of their cornbread! I couldn’t decide by looking at it if it was cornbread, Texas toast or biscotti, but after one bite I knew I’d be […]

Cinnamon Chip Quick Bread

Cinnamon Chip Quick Bread

Hubs’ parents were in town last weekend and my mother-in-law was the ideal houseguest as always. She brought food for the visit so I wouldn’t have to cook and she always leaves a place cleaner than she found it. What a blessing! This cinnamon chip* quick bread is what she brought for us to enjoy […]

Honey Nut Oat Muffins {Gluten-free Dairy-free} #mybloom @LoveMySilk

Gluten Free Dairy Free Honey Oat Muffins

Hubs announced his plans for a gluten-free, dairy-free diet when I was days away from giving birth to baby #2. The thought of having to revamp the way I’d cooked my whole life while caring for a toddler and adjusting to another newborn…let’s just say it wasn’t pretty. Thankfully, Silk Pure Almond Milk made the […]

Slow Cooker Black-Eye Pea Soup

Slow Cooker Black-eye Pea Soup: Already gluten-free and diary-free, leave out the bacon pieces for a vegan option.

Winter is not my favorite time of year but I am taking advantage of soup season. This slow cooker soup is a real time-saver, especially if you “cheat” and use frozen chopped veggies. With two preschoolers in the house “cheating” is the only way dinner gets on the table most nights. Slow Cooker Black-Eye Pea […]

Southwest Chicken Mashed Potatoes #KraftHolidaySavings

Southwest Chicken Mashed Potatoes. Quick and easy weeknight meal.

You know how your first day back home from vacation is? The avalanche of laundry and hollow refrigerator that greet you upon your arrival make you wonder if it was even worth it. You know it was, but the family is hungry and you’ll be darned if you eat at a drive through again after […]

Gluten Free Dairy Free Weekly Meal Plan

Gluten free Dairy Free Weekly Menu. Feed a family of four for under $100!

This Gluten Free Dairy Free Weekly Meal Plan will feed a family of 2 adults and 2 children for $100. No couponing required! You’ll also get to use your slow cooker several times to make things easier. During the moving process we’ve slipped into survival mode and have spend way too much time at the […]

Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Chicken Wings

Freezer to Slow Cooker Sweet And Sour Chicken Wings

It doesn’t get much easier than these Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Chicken Wings. Hubs is usually not a fan of whatever comes out of the slow cooker, but these got his attention. 5.0 from 6 reviews Print Slow Cooker Sweet and Sour Chicken Wings Author: Jenn Prep time:  2 mins Cook time:  6 hours Total […]

Chuck Eye Steak Recipe- The Poor Man’s Ribeye

Chuck Eye Steak nicknamed "the poor man's ribeye" tastes just as delicious when prepared properly and for a fraction of the cost!

Chuck Eye Steak Recipe Recently, I discovered chuck-eye steak and life will never be the same. Cheapskate that I am, my family eats pretty much whatever goes on manager markdown at our local grocer. I’d never heard of chuck-eye steak but the price was right so I bought it anyway and relied on the internet […]

Gluten-Free Fried Okra

Gluten free fried okra recipe

Until the last year or so, I’ve had great freedom with cooking ingredients. Reading blogs by moms whose family’s diet had to be gluten, dairy, MSG, nut, additive, soy, egg, and/or meat-free made me wonder what on earth people with allergies could eat. Thankfully I didn’t have to worry about it. A box of Hamburger […]

Loaded Pull Apart Bread Game Day Recipe

Loaded Pull Apart Bread for Game Day

Football season is here (Roll Tide) and that means it’s time to serve and enjoy yummy game day recipes. We kicked off the season with a game day party at my parents’ house. I was way more into the food than the game (Shhhhh.) Enjoy this game day recipe for Loaded Pull Apart Bread at […]