The Saturday before Mother’s Day a few ladies and our daughters met at The Rose Garden Tea Room for a Mother Daughter Tea. I really debated about bringing Grace but in the end I decided to leave her home with Daddy because I didn’t think it would be that enjoyable for her and it just . . . → Read More: Mother Daughter Tea
Although the general population around here probably doesn’t celebrate cinco de mayo, I thought it was really fun that we had Mexican food for our church potluck.
My family would not let me get by without making a Tres Leches cake (Left). It’s one of their favorites. The spoapilla cheesecake (right) was awesome. I need . . . → Read More: Cinco de Mayo
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Happy cinco de mayo! For our church potluck today we are having a Mexican meal, and I’m bringing my Tres Leches cake and Charro . . . → Read More: Tyson Chicken Fry Tacos with Black Bean Mango Salsa #ChickenFryTime #CBias
Most of our meaningful conversations seem to happen over meals. Over lunch one of the girls was telling me all about how she is going to celebrate Easter with her family when she grows up. It all sounded very exciting full of egg hunts, scavenger hunts, and fun activities. I listened quietly to her whole . . . → Read More: Our Easter
My father-in-law came for the Easter weekend and it is always a treat to have him here. He and his wife Kathy are so thoughtful of the children always bringing them a treat or two. Every year they send Easter eggs for us to hide for the kids, but this year Grandpa Irish brought them . . . → Read More: Egg Hunt
This is such an easy, make ahead dessert for St. Patrick’s Day!
6 tablespoons key lime juice 1 can 14 ounce can sweetened condensed milk 2 cups heavy whipping cream, whipped, divided green food coloring 1 prepared graham cracker crust (9 inches)
Mix the lime and sweetened condensed milk along . . . → Read More: Frozen Key Lime Pie Recipe
Fondue is so fun and easy to customize to any theme! Last year we were on a fondue kick and I think I made it at least once for every occasion! This was our St. Patrick’s Day dessert that we enjoyed after our dinner. Some times I try to go with authentic Irish cuisine . . . → Read More: St. Patrick’s Day Fondue
We came home from visiting my parents for Christmas and spent a wonderful five days at home with Jason. After all the traveling we’ve done it was wonderful to be home. We hadn’t purchased gifts for Christmas, but when we got home we took the kids to Game Stop and bought SEVEN used games for . . . → Read More: New Year’s Day Fondue Party
It’s that time of year again! The crew has been asking me about our Nebraska party. The last few years I have made a sit down meal for one of the first televised games of the year. Well, this year…I thought I’d make things a little easier. I wanted to make something traditional, but . . . → Read More: Game Day