Crockpot Mongolian Beef

I go through phases with my crockpot. I either use it all the time or not at all. Apparently I am in a crockpot phase right now.  Maybe it's the chill in the air that has me reaching for it more often or the fact that I need super easy dinners right now.  If I don't have a baby wanting to be held, it's a needy dog crawling all over me. Crockpot dinners are a great solution for all my … [Read more...]

Chocolate S’more Cookies

About a month ago we had a short weekend in Mount Dora, Fl. I was in town for a college friend's bridal shower and Hagin tagged along to keep me company. After the bridal shower we walked through downtown Mount Dora, which by the way is a very cute place full of fun shops. We had stumbled upon an ice cream shop the night before, but were too full from dinner to even think about dessert. The next … [Read more...]

Brown Sugar Balsamic Pork Tenderloin

Today is my 3rd wedding anniversary. Where did the time go? When I started this blog we had been married almost a year, even though I have always loved cooking, I was still learning my way around the kitchen. Now I'm the girl that friends text when they have questions about the dinner they are making. How far things have come... Today I have another crock pot recipe for you. But I won't be … [Read more...]

Ramen Peanut Noodles

If you are in need of a very quick and easy dinner, then look no further. These Ramen Peanut Noodles are for you if you aren't a huge cook or are just burned out in the kitchen one week. Believe me, I know how those days or weeks are. I have really been feeling unmotivated to get in the kitchen lately. I'm perfectly happy eating every meal out, but my bank account is not. So I'm really trying … [Read more...]

Korean Beef Tacos: Freezer to Crockpot Meal

Can you tell I'm trying to keep dishes to a minimum... paper plates for blog pictures. Just keeping it real. In my Florida room you can find my makeshift kitchen, complete with coffee maker and crockpot, because really what more do you need. I wash dishes about once a week in the laundry sink. Paper plates, cups, and plastic utensils are our friends. You don't have to spend a ton of money … [Read more...]