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Marinated Steak Fajitas

Marinated Steak Fajitas

**Original post written in November**   It’s been a little quiet around my kitchen this week. On November 14, our almost 3 year old son, Blake, had a freak accident. He went to kick a ball in the kitchen and ended up stepping on it […]

Taco Cups

Taco Cups

Since both of our husband’s are in school and often have late nights at the clinic, studying, or working, Leia and I enjoy getting together and making something to eat. One night I was at her house and we were working on a new cheesecake […]

Smokey Black Bean & Sweet Potato Chili

Smokey Black Bean & Sweet Potato Chili

Smokey Black Bean & Sweet Potato Chili with fresh limes. It really does taste as delicious as it sounds. When one of my dear friends had surgery a few weeks ago, I offered to bring her dinner. She was a little hesitant since her family is mostly vegetarian and gluten free. Of course I didn't let that stop me, and I came up with this incredible chili. Yes, I can be a little prideful, and this chili is certainly something I am very proud of!   It's completely gluten free and vegetarian, Read more [...]
Lemon Meringue Pie & Tips for Beginners

Lemon Meringue Pie & Tips for Beginners

I’m not going to beat around the bush here, Lemon Meringue Pie is not a walk in the park. It seems relatively simple, but it’s actually very technical. And trust me, I am no expert. Yet.   The first time I ever had Lemon Meringue […]

Hershey’s Magical Mint Kiss Cookies

Hershey’s Magical Mint Kiss Cookies

  My life has been pretty stressful lately. Blake has a week left in his cast (only 7 days! Partay!!), our house is half in boxes and half scattered all over the place, Kyson is having issues with sleeping and food which means I’m not […]

Peppermint Popcorn

Peppermint Popcorn

  This is one of the easiest, most simple, and most delicious popcorn recipes I've ever made. My Mom started making this years ago for Christmas treats and neighbor gift bags. Though more often than not, it never made it to our neighbors and friends because we ate it all too quickly! Everyone I know that has tried this popcorn has raved about it. The process is really simple and easy, but it isn't ridiculously fast. Though considering the amount of popcorn you have when you're done in relation Read more [...]