Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Peanut Butter-Lovers Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter-Lovers Peanut Butter Cookies

I went through a M.a.j.o.r. (with a capital M) peanut butter kick in college.  Eat-by-the-spoonful, eat-for-dinner, and-breakfast-and-lunch kind of kick.  Peanut butter is one of those pantry staples that was always around as I grew up.  I didn’t love it, but I didn’t hate it. In college I, of course,...

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Homemade Sloppy Joes

Homemade Sloppy Joes

Do you have those meals that you grew up eating and LOVED but didn’t realized until you were an adult that they were the most simple meals to prepare?  I thought my mom was a hero because she was such a good cook.  Well, she is a hero, but...

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Cajun Chicken Dip

Cajun Chicken Dip

I don’t feel so bad for admitting my Netflix addiction because I learned that SO many others have the same problem and my only problem with that is that now I have added so many more shows to my list to binge on when Private Practice is over.  Update:...

Monday, March 17, 2014

5 Things I Loved About New Orleans

5 Things I Loved About New Orleans

As you know, Paul and I  (and 25 of my coworkers) recently traveled to New Orleans.  Our super gracious owners rewarded us (above and beyond) with a super fun weekend away after a really crazy fourth quarter.  It was an amazing trip – my first time to New Orleans...

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Meyer Lemon Blueberry Muffins

Meyer Lemon Blueberry Muffins with Streusel

Let’s discuss Netflix today.  Are you binge-watching anything lately?  My current obsession (and obsession might not be strong enough a word) is Private Practice.  I’ve been a Grey’s fan since it started and watched the spinoff when it was on TV but for some reason a few weeks ago...

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Homemade Cajun Seasoning Mix

Homemade Cajun Seasoning Mix

Happy Fat Tuesday, friends! I don’t have anything indulgent to share today, per se.  But Paul and I are heading off to New Orleans this week!!  We have never been there and we are heading south (thank you, Louisiana for being warmer than Missouri!) to experience the sights and...