Chicken and Snow Pea Stir Fry

I can’t think of a quicker meal than stir fry, not to mention I get to use my wok!  Anything cooked in a wok seems to cook so much faster.  This is especially nice after a long day at work, which of course is everyday.  Anyway, this meal was a quick throw together with stuff…

Chicken Pad Thai

I love, love, love pad thai!  It is my go to dish whenever I go to a thai restaurant.  When I found this recipe on pinterest I was so excited!  I could not wait to make this meal.  It was everything I had hoped for!  It is sweet with a little kick from the red…

Day at the Zoo and Mini Turkey Meatloaf

We had a busy day today!  Avery and I went with my sister Liz and my nephew Jaxen to see my mom who works at our local zoo.  I know what you are thinking but, no she is not a zookeeper.  Anyway, since I was off we decided to have lunch with my mom and…

Apple Cinnamon Couscous- A Breakfast Treat

Ok so I was really tired of eggs and cereal for breakfast and needed to find something to spice up my morning and I think I have found it!  The original recipe comes from Weelicious but I took it and made it my own by using apple, cinnamon and honey.  If you would like to try out…

Easter Weekend

Ahhh! Spring break! I love knowing that I have a whole week off ahead of me.  I also love know that I will get to spend it all with my Avery!  It just so happens that this is Avery’s first Easter too!  Even though she is really too young to participate in many of the…

Currently….

So I found this new thing…well it is a new thing for me…it is called a linky party. You fill out this form “currently” with info on what you are doing right now and link it back to another blog. I figured I will try it! I am alway interested in knowing what other bloggers…

Salsa Chicken with Homemade Refried Black Beans and Spanish Rice

It is a sad state of affairs in my fridge and cupboard right now.  I  am feeling a little like “Old Mother Hubbard” with nothing in my cupboard.  Well ok I did have a few things and those few things combined to make a pretty delicious meal.  I discovered two lonely jars of salsa just…

Many Faces of Avery

Just taking a moment to feature my little darling!   She is growing up so quickly that I wanted to take a look back and I am bringing you along for the journey.  This is Avery’s 7 month retrospect!