homemaking, Recipes

Slow Cooker Roasted Vegetable Soup

It’s that time of year again. The weather is finally cooler, rainy days beg for slow cooked comfort food that warms our stomachs and our souls. I’ve probably mentioned more than a few times how this is my favorite time of year. And half the reason is the food. From oven baked mac & cheese to homemade tomato soup, and…

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To Dress or To Stuff: Holiday Food Series, Part 1

For the next month or so I’ll be sharing some of our families favorite foods to make together and eat during the holiday season! Here’s to a tasty 2017 holiday season, from my family to yours. To dress, or to stuff? The great Thanksgiving debate will continue forever, probably. But in our house, we never stuffed. That’s because we’ve been…

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Freezer Meal Follow-Up: Part 1

A couple of weeks ago I finally had my first freezer meal prep session (you can read about it here). I thought I’d fill you in on some ways I altered recipes and how a couple of them turned out! Sweet & Savory Pork Chops with Butternut Squash So this recipe sounded good, but I have to say it did…

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Top 10 Must-Haves in the Kitchen

Thursday is upon us again, so you know what time it is! 10 Things on Thursdays continues this week with my must-haves in the kitchen. As a stay-at-home-mom, I spend a lot of time in the kitchen, either cleaning it, cooking in it, or organizing it. (That last one is happening less and less unfortunately) So today I’ve assembled my…

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My First Crack at Freezer Meals

I’ve been reading about the benefits of freezer meals for a couple years now, but haven’t given it an honest chance until this week. Today I’m defrosting & cooking for the first time, so I’ll be updating this post over time to let you know how they all taste! [This post contains affiliate links, read more in my disclosures here.]…

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