Being raised Catholic, Easter was always an important holiday in our household. Dying eggs the weekend before Easter was always an event – we would use several different egg dying kits along with feathers, glitter and other craft items we would buy at the… Continue Reading “Easter Tea on a Sunny Afternoon”
Life these past few weeks has been absolutely crazy! Wedding planning is in full swing and Brad and I are crossing things off our to-do list on a daily basis. Last week, Brad and I had our cake tasting and he got measured for… Continue Reading “Wedding Planning and St. Patrick’s Day Corned Beef & Cabbage”
Living in Texas, football is kind of a big deal. People are die-hard fans of either high school, college, or professional teams – and sometimes of all three! I became a football fan when I moved to Texas the first time, way back in… Continue Reading “Super Bowl Jalapeno Poppers”
Thanksgiving has always been one of my favorite holidays. It’s a day to reflect on the past year over a delicious meal with friends and family. But for those of us with food allergies or sensitivities, this food-filled holiday can be anything but enjoyable.… Continue Reading “Giving Thanks for Thanksgiving”
Today is the first day in Dallas it actually feels like Fall! I don’t think the cooler temps are going to stick around, but I’ll take it, even if it’s just for a day. It’s been overcast and raining all weekend so we are… Continue Reading “Roast Chicken on A Rainy Sunday”
Backyard barbecues are a fun way to bring together friends and family during the summer. Last weekend, while my parents were in town visiting, we had my future father-in-law over for a barbecue. There are several side dishes that just go with barbecuing –… Continue Reading “Oven Baked Beans”
I can’t believe I’m finally writing my first blog post! I’ve been thinking about starting a food blog for a while and after several months of preparing and testing recipes, I’m finally ready to debut my little passion project to the world!