Once the heat of July really hits, you will find me grilling most of our meals. Grilling brings an endless array of great ways to makeover meals. Salad and Steak… total classic, we have all had it. Now, Grilled Salad, that is something new. Let me tell you, the colors and flavors that grilling your classic salad ingredients brings out is amazing! You have to give it a try.
Today, today is a beautiful day! Even rainy days can be beautiful. It’s a mindset. School is out for my boys and myself. It is the magical time of summer vacation. I love this time of year to sit back and watch things grow. Watch my boys grow, my garden grow and also watch all the excitement of summer… well, grow. Each day brings new and exciting possibilities and with family and friends about, how can you not be excited for all that Summer has to offer?!
It is almost back to school time at my house. Baseball has ended, but football season is just kicking off. What my family needs are quick, easy, tasty meals that we can share during the week. #SundaySupper begins as a weekly event, but you see, it soon turns into an everyday event. We look forward to family meals at the table. Taco nights are big at my house, but I wanted something more. I decided to make skillet fajitas with my own spice blend. One pot meals are so quick to make and easy to clean up. Win/ Win right? Continue reading
It is baseball season and what does that mean? I am crazy baseball mom once again. Both of my boys play baseball on travel leagues this year so baseball season is a bit more crazy than usual. Crazy is good right? It is fun and I have to admit, I enjoy watching them play ball…a lot.
In my household, we enjoy our meal times. I prefer to cook instead of ordering take out or stopping for fast food. I believe in using fresh ingredients to make the best meals for my husband and children. My husband works the night shift and I work days, so throughout the week, we are opposites for everything. Dinner time is the one meal that we as a family can all sit down together. It is the time of day that we can talk about our days, plans, generally just what is going on in our world. We may not always sit down at the table, but you will find us sharing a daily meal, even if it is off the kitchen island, on tv trays or in our dining room. Continue reading