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Pasta To Stay In For On Valentine’s Day!

In Cooking & Crafting, Reviews by Jen34 Comments

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #StayInWithBarilla #CollectiveBias Can you believe that it is February already? I feel like only yesterday I put the tree away, and now both December and January have zoomed by! If we are being honest though, I really do like the month of February, …

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DONUT You Want To Be My Valentine?

In Cooking & Crafting by Jen27 Comments

I believe it has been fairly well established that I am a BIG fan of the easy projects. If a project involves dozens of intricate steps, I am going to get lost. Probably on step 4, and because I like to minimize the damage my attempts at crafting can cause to my psyche, I live solidly in the land of …

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Albondigas- A Mexican Tradition

In Cooking & Crafting by Jen38 Comments

My newer readers might not know that I am Latina. It’s funny, but I married about as non-Hispanic a boy as they come. He is blonde haired and blue eyed. With an ancestry that hails from Denmark, but I knew he was the one when my brothers passed him a bottle of Tabasco hot sauce at the first family dinner …

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Red Velvet Cake Mix Donut Holes

In Cooking & Crafting by Jen36 Comments

A few years ago my husband Jen’s Guy decided to re-connect with some of his “Danish-ness” by whipping up a batch of Aebleskivers. Our family has long been a fan of these morsels of deliciousness and up until that point, we had to endure long waits in between cultural street fairs to enjoy them. You are totally loving the bunny …

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Kidfresh Meal Ideas

In Cooking & Crafting, Motherhood, Reviews by Jen20 Comments

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone #KidfreshToTheRescue #CollectiveBias Each school year I let my children pick at least one extra curricular activity that they enjoy. Even with just one activity per child, that means there are 4 separate places I need to get kids to after school on weekday …

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My Way To Veg

In Cooking & Crafting, Reviews by Jen14 Comments

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyWayToVeg #CollectiveBias The hours that I spend ferrying my children around are legion. A taxi has nothing on me. At one point last week, I had to have all 4 children in 4 separate locations all by 7:30 am, on the day my …

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Make Homemade Pumpkin Butter In Thirty Minutes

In Cooking & Crafting by Jen24 Comments

I think it has been pretty well documented around here that I am a BIG fan of pumpkin. I am one of “those people” that relishes in the onslaught of pumpkin everything that comes our way during the months of September through November. Some of you may not feel this strongly about pumpkin, but I think we can still be …

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Wicked Good Halloween Fun

In Cooking & Crafting, Reviews by Jen27 Comments

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone   #WickedFantaFun   #CollectiveBias Halloween is at the top of my list of favorite holidays. I love that the spookier and the messier something is, the more “Halloweeney” it is. That is a word by the way. During the month of October …