Wait and Shake

We have had A LOT of stressful things happening in the bam fam recently. Some I will share when I can (hopefully soon!).  But for today, let’s avoid real life and talk about THIS! Todays harvest was pretty exciting, although I could have let them go a bit longer...
Eat, Drink, and Act Like a Sloth

Eat, Drink, and Act Like a Sloth

We just did a quick trip to our favorite KOA resort, and one thing you guys always ask me about is the foooooood. Yes, friends.  I’ve trained you well.  Here’s what we ate and drank during our quick 3 day / 2 night adventure: In true Mama fashion, I...
Charcuterie

Charcuterie

One of my favorite summer time meals is charcuterie. They are simple to throw together, they don’t heat up the kitchen, and there’s always something for everyone. It’s fun to gather around the table and just NOSH. Our kitchen island is a butcher...
Dilly Dip : The Forbidden Share

Dilly Dip : The Forbidden Share

I don’t know about you guys, but our family hasn’t always been easy. As a new bride (almost 20 years ago!) I was told the family dilly dip recipe was top secret, and the ring on my finger gave me no real access.  Turns out, variations of dilly dip are...

Slow-Cooker Cinnamon Applesauce

We don’t eat a lot of applesauce around these parts. However, one of my favorite things when I was a kid was when my mom would make pork chops and applesauce. Raise your hand if you just read “pork chops and applesauce” in Peter from The Brady...

Banana Oat Muffins with Chocolate Chips

Our King Soopers has started carrying a lot more organic produce, which is great! They’ve also started selling very ripe organic bananas at a reduced price, which just begs for banana bread! I wanted to do muffins, since it’s the last week of school and...