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Simple and Authentic Fresh Greek Salad

During the summer I simply lose all motivation to cook. It’s hot, the kids have me running around with activities, and the thought of just running the oven has me melting. Luckily God is good and has wonderful veggies and fruits available for us to utilize during those hot summer days. Over the past few… Continue reading Simple and Authentic Fresh Greek Salad

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A Quick Easy Cheat to Mexican Picadillo

So as many of you may already know, I am not a chef but a Mom who has been on a long journey of discovering her cooking skills. I like easy processes and techniques. I have gone through many Pinterest and Google recipes for ways to cheat an authentic meal. Since I have started cooking,… Continue reading A Quick Easy Cheat to Mexican Picadillo

Food · Fun

Easy Valentines Day Treats

It’s that time of year again, when love is in the air, and finding easy treats to bring to a class party has you scrolling through Pinterest! Well scroll no further because I have simple treats that will impress anyone who comes across them. The great thing about these is that you can make as… Continue reading Easy Valentines Day Treats

Family · Food

Tamale Fest – A Mexican Family’s Christmas Tradition

Every year, for as long as I lived and even before me, my ancestors have celebrated the birth of Jesus with a delicious tradition of Tamales. There’s a joke, why do Mexicans make tamales every year? Well so they can have something to unwrap on Christmas. As racially insensitive as this may sound, there is… Continue reading Tamale Fest – A Mexican Family’s Christmas Tradition

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My Quest for a Prize Winning Pie

Ok, everybody. I need you to understand somethings right off the bat. First, I love pies. No I’m sorry, I don’t think you understand. I LOVE pies!! It has been my favorite dessert since high school. I would go to a local diner and just try every pie as often as possible. I couldn’t choose… Continue reading My Quest for a Prize Winning Pie

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Thanksgiving Side Dish – Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes

It is one of my favorite times of the year. The holidays are rolling in and I am excited for all of the festivities. Thanksgiving is around the corner and it will be here before we know it. I can not wait for all of the delicious food and blessed time we get to spend… Continue reading Thanksgiving Side Dish – Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes

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Easy Large Batch Pancakes

Most mornings consist of me serving a warmed up breakfast and getting my kids into the school room to start the day. I try and get things done as quickly as I can so in the back of my mind I am not worrying about a mess to cleanup during our first break. But some… Continue reading Easy Large Batch Pancakes

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Simple & Easy Breakfasts that aren’t Cereal

These super simple breakfasts have saved us way too many times! It’s such a no brainer when you think about it, but there are days when our brains are just worn out. I have complied our favorite easy breakfasts to help you get your day started right! Right Out the Fridge  These breakfast ideas are… Continue reading Simple & Easy Breakfasts that aren’t Cereal