My Love Hate Story with Mexican Rice

I remember the first time I cooked rice. It was my third semester in Bible college and I was cooking for my roommate and a few friends. My beef tacos were on the menu with all the fixings. I had been chopping the veggies for our tacos when I took a peep at the rice … Continue reading My Love Hate Story with Mexican Rice

I Heart Sugar Cookies

Happy National Sugar Cookie Day!What's not to love about home-made sugar cookies?! They vanish in no time at my house. These home-made cookies have the perfect combination of visual appeal and sublime flavor. Check out our Summer Special going on now through Sept. 20th. Have a sweet weekend!   

Cupcakes, The Friendliest Treat!

Cupcakes are perfect for any occasion. They are the right size for kids to enjoy a sweet treat. I've made lots of cupcakes during Naomi's year at Kindergarten and just recently for her birthday. After a long process of trial and error with other recipes, I was excited to find Pioneer Woman's Irish Hills Cupcakes recipe. … Continue reading Cupcakes, The Friendliest Treat!

Naomi’s Weekend Bash

My firstborn graduated from Kindergarten and turned six years old in the same week! It was a beautiful Friday morning and excitement filled the kindergarten hall. Naomi looked so adorable in her white cap and gown. Her class gave a wonderful presentation of songs, scripture recitations, and a slide show of special moments from throughout the year. … Continue reading Naomi’s Weekend Bash

Oven Roasted Zucchini 

After four months moving to Clinton from Erwin, things are beginning to feel like home. I must admit, with busy schedules, it has been a challenge to make dinner every night. I've had to come up with easy, quick and nutritious meals. Last night, I prepared Mushroom Chicken over creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes with Oven … Continue reading Oven Roasted Zucchini