New Veg?

I’m a little scared by how easily I learned to like (love?) cauliflower. It was basically albino dirt a few months ago and now it is a tasty replacement for rice and pizza crust.  What? The broccoli slaw at Carowinds is raw broccoli and I eat it willingly. Huh?...

Getting Bored

It feels like everything on Pinterest is the same these days. Once you have a handful of recipes under your belt it is almost like a template you can’t escape from. It is either “sheet pan bake” this or “freezer casserole” that. I’m...

Brown Bag Lunch Crew

We are to that point of the year when the kids are gearing up for school. Literally gearing up. There is a pile of supplies sitting in my office waiting for their new home at their respective schools. Moving from a public school to a charter school has a few...

Daily Go-Tos

I’ve had pretty great success with my daily routine so far, but I haven’t really gone into much depth describing what I keep on hand. The key for me is to be sure I have things in the fridge and pantry that I can access quickly.   Breakfast Breakfast...

This Week in Dinners

I’m feeling a little more comfortable in creating dinners that are low carb and high veg. I guess 6 weeks of Pinterest dinners trained me well LOL. Here’s what’s on the docket for this upcoming week. This is likely the last grocery run that will...

Meal Planning Heading into August

Is it really almost August? July seemed to fly by! I think I’m almost to the end of what Pinterest can inspire in terms of dinner, so this week I’ll review what I’ve made so far and bring back a few family favorites. I also got my hands on some...