Nearly to Newly Domestic: Easy Snickerdoodle Cookie Recipe

Wow, almost two months since I’ve last posted.  I guess you could say there’s quite a bit that’s happened these past couple of months that I’ll be sharing in some upcoming posts, most notably a new job that I’m hoping will allow me to spend more time on my little corner of the internet. I […]

The Last Minute Hostess: Super Bowl Appetizer Ideas

Happy first day of February, y’all!  Can you believe we’ve survived our first month of 2014?  I would be lying if I didn’t say I wanted stab my eye with an icicle a few times – winter in Minnesota has been brutal thus far!  But enough about the weather [we’ve heard a lot about that […]

Now We’re Cooking: Easy Chicken Wild Rice Soup

There’s nothing I crave more during the cold winter months than a bowl of warm, delicious soup… and I mean all kinds of soup.  With the ridiculously cold winter we’ve had in Minnesota so far, it should be no surprise that some kind of soup shows up on my dinner menu each week.  Lately, my […]

Nearly to Newly Domestic: 5 Last-Minute Thanksgiving Dessert Ideas

I can’t believe Thanksgiving is tomorrow; talk about a holiday sneak up!  If you’re anything like me, you usually wait until the very last minute possible to figure out what you’re bringing to the ol’ family get together.  This year, it has been requested that I bring cheesy potatoes… I made these a few years […]

Nearly to Newly Domestic: A Quick Weeknight Meal – Fajitas

As most of you may have noticed, I’m all for quick, easy meals!  But while I’m looking for ways to cut corners on prep and cook time, I have to be conscious of the ingredients I’m using to ensure they are good for ye old waistline.  Now, there’s one thing you should know about me […]