Summer in Breck!

Good morning lovely people! Hope you’re all doing well this fine Wednesday!   My family and I recently visited Breckenridge CO for a little escape from reality. I brought along my niece and nephew, what was I thinking?! 😛 All five kids had an amazing time. We took them horse-back riding along the slopes, swam…

Best. Alfredo. Ever!

Made Chicken Alfredo for dinner tonight for the fam-bam…OMG! I don’t understand why we ever went out for Italian food haha this dish was so easy and by far the best Alfredo I have ever had..ever…seriously! Alfredo Sauce: 1 stick of unsalted butter 1 c heavy cream 1 c milk 1 tbsp minced garlic 1…

Beef Bourguignon

It’s a frigid 3 degrees today, with plenty of snow and ice to boot. The kids are running about the house and making as many little messes as possible, naturally. The winter break this year seems a bit longer than others in the past and I can’t put my finger on why. Perhaps it’s that…

Quick Chicken Tacos

Hi ya’ll! It’s been busy busy busy here lately. And while the holidays have passed, we’re still running around for some reason. My husband’s close friend, Tony, is here visiting from Switzerland for a little while, and his daughter who is also from Switzerland, and his mother from Alaska- so our house is full and…

Recipe: How do you decide what to make for dinner?

Really, how do you decide? Do you scroll through websites that promise 30 minute meals followed by a grocery trip? Perhaps you search a specific ingredient that may be approaching its “best if used by” date? Or maybe you stand in front of your pantry or refrigerator imagining what sounds good, seems quick, and has…

Recipe: Plate-lickin’ crab cake

I’d like to offer you one of our household staples; a favorite of not only my Hubs but our children as well. It’s relatively easy and most ingredients can be altered to fit what you have on hand. It can be prepared ahead of time, or it can be whipped up last minute. The crab…