Pinterest Recipe Inspiration: Straight up BLT, in an avocado bowl.

Straight up BLT. 2nd attempt, with no bread.

How many of your stories begin with… so I saw this recipe on Pinterest! Well, I did.  I saw this recipe on Pinterest and said, I have to make that. The inspiration recipe was by Farmgirl Gourmet, BLT Stuffed Avocado. I gathered up my ingredients and gave it a whirl.  You may already know, I am […]

Soup. Pea Soup Recipe.


This is sort of a recipe post… Soup is not something that just happens, well not in my house, when I’m in the kitchen.  I can multitask all day long, yet when it comes to making soup (ok. and an entire meal) I get a bit overwhelmed at the thought.  Thinking “just do it” – […]

2 minute, 3 ingredient fudge – so easy! #kids #cooking


We made this last weekend and it was soooo easy and delicious! click for recipe! of course, banging on the drums is necessary!microwave and mix.refrigerate. Done. Enjoy!

Recipe: Cauliflower Breadsticks. A cooking adventure.


A Pinterest recipe eye-spy !  I later google searched and found a bunch but focused on this recipe. It required having a fresh cauliflower, which I have never worked with or purchased.  That was step one. We were having pizza for dinner – it would go perfect!  I ‘wing it’ with recipes so some of these other steps […]

Cookies! Reese’s Original Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

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We got out the christmas decorations, along with an empty cookie jar !   Here was the recipe of choice, based on the ingredients I happened to have on hand. * Substituted white flour for exactly what was left of our wheat flour  Also had no light brown sugar, so just used all white sugar.   Recipe from […]

Tribe Hummus Recipes. Delicious, All Natural Hummus. No Artificial Anything.


  Entertaining or in need of a new holiday party favorite? Or maybe you just want a yummy weeknight meal… Check out these easy recipes featuring tribe hummus ! “We produce Tribe in Taunton, Massachusetts, about 40 miles south of Boston. Our plant produces the most delicious, freshest-tasting hummus on the market, and we distribute […]

“Crockin’ in the USA” competition! Savory Pot Roast Seasoning Mix @CrockPotMixes


  So my slow cooker pot roast is not going to win any competitions but… it was much improved with the Crock-Pot Savory Pot Roast Mix ! Just dumped in the meat, potatoes onions, peppers, water and seasoning mix. Crunched for time we set on high for 4 hours. It was delicious and super easy. […]

Five Fall Drinks With a Seasonal Flair


Seasonal beverages are always a hot commodity among consumers, and many businesses also recognize the trend, churning out their own seasonal menus to try to keep pace. But if you’re inclined to enjoying festive fraps and other beverages in the comfort of your own home — and, in particular, by making them at home — […]

Kitchen Safety Tips to Teach Your Kids


Safety in the kitchen is one of the most important things you can teach your youngsters. We all need to it, and the vast majority of us are going to have to cook before we can do that. Using kitchen utensils has some inherent danger involved, and as it’s something that most of us will […]

Making “Yucky” Pizza !

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My three year old chef was very excited to make his own pizza ! We made it from scratch and he helped every step of the way. The end result looked good and was delicious but in his expert opinion: “Oh. Mommy, that pizza is YUCKY!” He happily chose and ate dinner on his own… New England Clam Chowder […]