Quiche with Friends

Hello and Welcome! Mike and I recently took a trip out to Ohio to visit with some friends. We had a lovely time, caught up with each other, went hiking, toured the art museum, and just all around had fun! For Saturday morning breakfast, my friend Melissa Adams made us the most delicious quiche for…

HelloFresh!

Today will be a little bit of a different post, I recently subscribed to HelloFresh! Today’s post will be a quick review/roundup of my box and thoughts. I will also include some photos and the PDF’s of the recipes if you would like to give them a try! ( And I TOTALLY recommend you do!) …

Tortillas, they’re easier than you think!

Everyone loves bread. It’s truly a comfort food for me and many others. This tortilla recipe is my grandma’s, and she was taught by her mother, and her mother was taught by her mother, and so on and so forth. And now I’m spreading the love and sharing this with you! We modernized a wee…

Enchiladas With Ease!

This is a dish I’ve grown up eating and have loved for as long as I can remember. In my mind, enchiladas are a Mexican comfort food, Especially my beloved enchiladas rojas- or enchiladas with a red sauce. This recipe can be modified in any way that you want – you can add or substitute…

Not Your Mother’s Meatloaf

This is recipe is another comfort food classic. Nothing says “welcome home” quite like a meatloaf! This has always been my favorite main dish, and I would request it every year for my special birthday meal. As I’ve grown and started exploring with cooking, I’ve parted ways with my mother’s meatloaf, and I’ve experimented and…

Gram’s Chili- Throwback Monday?

My dad recently gave me a cookbook he made his mother (my Gram) back in 1969 in Cub Scouts. In it were recipes from all the moms in the pack. Of course, because it’s the 60’s there are Jello Salads aplenty. Since we are getting into fall here in Illinois, I thought I would give…