Monkey Bread

I absolutely cheated with this recipe. I did “kick it up a notch” from what many recipes called for (refrigerated biscuits) and used packaged cinnamon rolls. My intention was to make something as fabulous as I am and make the dough by hand and have a fun mix in like pecans, white chocolate chips, Nutella, […]

Mother’s Day

So we went on ahead and outdid ourselves this year. From artichokes and crab cakes for an appetizer to grilled corn, portobello mushrooms with white truffle balsamic vinegar, lime grilled chicken and habanero stuffed burgers we sure spared no calories 🙂 I’m going to have to ask my handsome man for the lime merinade, though […]

Prayer Request

So this morning I have the pleasure of being stabbed by a needle. If you would have asked me several weeks ago how I feel about my lab work I likely shrugged you off and said it wasn’t a big deal. However, over the past 48 hours Satan has decided to have a hay day with this […]

Menu for 5/5-5/11

Pork Loin Roast with Apple Compote Spaghetti Squash Alfredo with Grilled Chicken Udon Noodles with Avocado and Grilled Chicken Cooking for my sweet friend Becca and her family- Spanish chicken with roasted poblano and jalapeno salsa, spicy cheesy rice, cherry tassies (Recipe to follow on Friday) I’d like to thank my beloved Pinterest “Foodage” board […]


So…this is my house. (Well, this WAS my house a week ago).My humble abode had the acoustics of a loft and the comfort of a seat in Mizzou Arena. I got smart and woke up early on Monday and chiseled away at the grout on the floor in our entry to level it out and […]