Things That Make Me Happy

Obviously. Cute baby. Sunny day. (This was definitely not taken today.) My new herb garden. That is already dying. Help! Dividers. Organization. I love this book. Such a great reference. The dust on my...

(Best Ever) Caramel Sauce

I could live on this caramel sauce. I really could, it is that good. Living on caramel wouldn’t be too good for my waistline, or my blood sugar, or my general well-being, but I...

Braised Turkey with Cranberry Wild Rice

I buy a lot of ground turkey for spaghetti, burgers, meatballs, sloppy joes. I don’t really ever cook with ground beef. Don’t get me wrong though, I don’t have any beef with cows (sorry...

(Very) Rustic Four Berry Pie

This might be the first pie I’ve ever made. It is certainly not the first pie that I’ve ever eaten. I’ve had two or three slices of pie. Okay, who am I trying to fool, I’ve had...

Seared Tuna with Saucy Mama Mustard and a GIVEAWAY!

I stumbled across this contest on Twitter and decided to give it a go. I’ve never participated in a cooking or a recipe development competition before. If nothing else, I figured this would be...

Happy Mother’s Day!

I just wanted to write a quick post saying Happy Mother’s Day to all the great moms and moms-to-be that read this! I never realized how much this day meant until I became a...

Flourless Chocolate Cookies

Hubby is an assistant principal and is chaperoning prom tonight. So while he is dancing the night away in his three piece suit, I’m trying to stay up until he gets home around midnight. That...

Hooray for Fridays and New Cameras!

I’m going to try and write about these cookies later today. But right now I’m having fun with my new camera. I have a lot to learn! And we have swim lessons today. Fridays...