cooking with a tie!

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i didn’t realize before marrying josh how much it’d someday mean to me to recognize that this man is exceptional in the kitchen and that he truly loves to feed me. and i am so so very thankful. i swear, if it weren’t for him, i’d still be eating like i did back in college with lots of cold cereal and instant ramen noodles....

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a meatball date (and a recipe!)

right now, eleanor’s favorite food is “spaghetti with meatballs.” she would eat it every day if we let her. :) we’ll be at a chinese restaurant and she’ll ask for it. we’ll be eating breakfast and she’ll ask for it. lol.  so the other day when she randomly grabbed josh’s hand and said, “papa, we should make meatballs together sometime”, it just made sense....

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the best homemade bread ever.

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so growing up, my mom regularly made homemade bread. it was seriously the best thing ever, especially when it was warm out of the oven with some butter and jam. i truly think my love of carbs came from my love of her bread.  i think the only downside of making your own homemade bread is that it’s so much better than any other bread you buy, that you (well, me) often end up eating twice as much as you normally would (or even the entire loaf?!) because the taste is so fresh....

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in the kitchen…

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since i’ve been working hard to spend more time cooking in the kitchen now that i’m on my healthy eating kick, i thought it’d be the perfect time to share a few kitchen safety tips i’ve picked up along the way as well as a really simple and delicious dinner recipe with you all today!

i’m also excited to share i’m a part of a “social squad” for band-aid and neosporin this year!...

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josh’s berry butter cacao smoothie!

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i think we have our green smoothie game going strong at our house! we make them often, especially since the kids love them and it’s a great way to sneak in some extra greens into everyone’s diet. we shared a kale smoothie recipe last year that we love and make regularly here, if you’re interested....

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