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bouquet garni
Recipes

Bouquet Garni

Let me introduce you to my little French friend, Bouquet Garni. I know what you’re thinking… Oh, you’re so fancy! I’m not always fancy, but when I am… I use Bouquet Garni! The French do a great job making it look fancy with all their fresh herbs, wine, a splash […]

Chicken noodle soup
Soup

Lazy Chicken Noodle Soup for the soul!

Guest blogger Douglas Rotchell Today was the perfect day to make soup, so that’s exactly what I did. It turned out to be the best lazy chicken noodle soup, and it was just what my soul needed! It’s Lazy Chicken Noodle Soup for the Soul! Where do you start? I […]

Reviews

Singles Swag September Review

Singles Swag is a super fun and affordable subscription box that targets single women! But why should they have all the fun? We all deserve this box! I’m usually not that excited about September and what it brings. Shorter, colder days, snow….  But I was pretty excited opening the September […]

Mexican Tater Tots
Dinner

Mexican Tater Tots

Over the past ten years, I’ve tried to eat more like a grown-up. What that means are more salads and fewer Tater tots. But the other night, skipping trough Pinterest, a photo of these tots smothered in meat and cheese popped up and held my taste buds hostage like some […]

Almond Croissant
Breakfast, Brunch, Dessert

French Almond Croissants

When you work for an airline, you get spoiled when it comes to food. One day you’re having Chicago deep-dish pizza in Chicago, and the next, you’re eating French almond croissants in Paris. Your family begins to look forward to you coming home because they know your bag carries delicious […]

zucchini salsa cooking
Canning

Zucchini Salsa

Any good zucchini salsa begins with a lush garden! I wish I could say that one of the benefits of being furloughed for the summer is having a lush and abundant garden that allows me to make my delicious zucchini salsa but, that would be a lie!  My garden was […]