Fire Up for Fat Tuesday

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When I was pregnant with my daughter, Caytie, 13 years ago my hubby and I took a baby moon to New Orleans. We went in the early spring when all of the flowers were blooming! Mardi Gras had been over for a few weeks so we had the whole city all by ourselves. It was […]

Super Bowl Spread

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Super Bowl is the one Sunday when Dudes rule the buffet line. They want easy to grab foods that will be perfect to watch the big game. It is hard to believe that 5 years ago that I got my start by cooking these little ham and cheese sandwiches. I am amazed that I get […]

Mail Order Meals….Part 2

This is Part 2 of our story on mail order meals. See how Hello Fresh stacks up against Blue Apron and what we both think about the whole experience! News9.com – Oklahoma City, OK – News, Weather, Video and Sports |

Mail Order Meals…

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If you are on Facebook or surf the web then you have seen all of the ads for companies like Blue Apron, Hello Fresh, Plated, Peach Dish and others. I have been asked by many people what do I think? Well, I have never tried any of them and frankly had a lot of questions […]

Cuban Empanadas

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Every once in a while the kids look at me and ask to be taught how I make this or that. Jackson attempted to make empanadas on Saturday while I was out with Caytie. He informed me that they were a horrible disaster. The crust was too sweet, not “poofy enough” and the filling was […]