Charcuterie

Nothing screams holiday cheer like a good and delicious cheese board aka a Charcuterie board. Now don't know what that is well let me explain it to you. Charcuterie (shahr-cute-uh-ree) is a French word for smoked, dry-cured or cooked meats. This category includes favorites like bacon, ham, pâté, and sausages. More unusual items like terrines, … Continue reading Charcuterie

Hot Dog Casserole

What a crazy busy summer it has been between moving to having a baby to starting a food blog to hot weather. I am ready for the fall cool down. Here in Illinois as some of you know the weather can be so unpredictable, it can be hot one day to dreary and rainy the … Continue reading Hot Dog Casserole

Stuffed peppers

Having your own garden is amazing and we are reaping the benefits this week from it. The overgrowth of tomatoes, basil, onions and cucumbers are amazing! I feel like the cucumber lady, I harvested 14 this weekend! I am going to have to come up with all different types of cucumber recipes. I mean what … Continue reading Stuffed peppers

Lasagna

Wow, this week has just flown by and somehow it's already Saturday night. Where does the time go when caring for a newborn? Any who,  Jellybean is growing like crazy (almost a month old) and let me cook today so that was nice. Todays lunch of the week is Lasagna. Most of the supplies I had … Continue reading Lasagna

Chili…In a Jar

Our little one finally decided to show up. After 26 hours of labor, Baby girl aka Jellybean graced us with her presence.  After a week off of meal planning and sorting back through our lives (aka getting used to having a newborn around), I feel the urge to come back here and blog about meal prep. Some … Continue reading Chili…In a Jar

Just another week

So I wrote this post before having the baby, lets see if it publishes before or after the baby comes. I decided to keep it simple again this week, sorry not sorry but I am 40 weeks pregnant and am pretty impressed with myself for still meal prepping. Breakfasts this week include hard boiled eggs … Continue reading Just another week