Ten Goals for 2016: Month 1

In an attempt to cross some big items off my list, I am putting my ten goals for 2016 out to the universe (and you). I have mixed results in keeping New Year’s Resolutions.  Maybe I have a block when it comes to the word “resolution”.  Sounds so final, doesn’t it?  And difficult to achieve. […]

Monday Menu 2-1-16

Monday Menu is my weekly meal planning feature.  I like to plan a variety of easy, family friendly meals for the week. It’s February.  February!  January was a blur of basketball, basketball and more basketball.  With February looking like it will be more of the same, I’m sticking with easy meal plans.  While I appreciate […]

Monday Menu 1-18-16

Monday Menu is my weekly meal planning feature.  I like to plan a variety of easy, family friendly meals for the week. Welcome to Monday Menu…..on a Tuesday.  Nothing beats a holiday weekend to throw a person off schedule.  With a busy basketball weekend (JV Boys got their first win of the season and Varsity […]

Monday Menu 1-11-16

Monday Menu is my weekly meal planning feature.  I like to plan a variety of easy, family friendly meals for the week. How was your week?  A little crazier than usual after the holiday break?  Mine, too.  It was a little bumpy getting back into routines the past week, but we made it through. Only […]

Hawaiian Mac Nut Banana Bread

With sweet pineapple and buttery macadamia nuts, Hawaiian Mac Nut Banana Bread will have you dreaming of the islands.  As I write this post, it is 17 degrees and everything in site is covered in snow – brrr!  I couldn’t be farther from the warm, sunny beaches of Kauai.  While I don’t have current plans […]

Monday Menu 1/4/16

Monday Menu is my weekly meal planning feature.  I plan a variety of easy, family friendly meals for the week. Happy New Year, Friends!  I hope you enjoyed a wonderful holiday filled with family, friends and good food.  Christmas break in my neck of the woods included LOTS of snow (yea for a White Christmas!) […]

Bountiful Baskets 12-19-15 Distribution

Recipes to help make use of your 12-19-15 Bountiful Baskets Distribution. The final Bountiful Baskets distribution of the year typically leaves me a little sad because I know it’s going to be 3-4 weeks before my next basket.  That basket-less time seems like an eternity when I have to resort to purchasing overpriced produce at […]