Growing up, I always watched shows that would call brussel sprouts the grossest thing in the world. So naturally, I hated them without even trying them. Coincidentally, I had a parent that did not cook brussel sprouts so I never had to experience the horrid food first hand. I used to think I was the… Read More Sunday Recipe: Brown Sugar Glazed Brussel Sprouts
Daylight savings time has brought more than just cold weather and shorter days. It has brought the desire for cuddles, hot cocoa, teas and fires in the fireplace. More importantly, it has heightened my craving for comfort food. My interpretation of comfort food at least. So, in honor of the new Sunday Recipe segment of… Read More Sunday Recipe: Slow Cooker Turkey Chili
When I first started working from home, I thought that I would have it made. I would be able to stay home with my littles all day and still make money while wearing my pajamas. To me, it seemed like the perfect work/life balance. However, I soon realized that maintaining a healthy work/life balance is… Read More Maintaining a Healthy Work/Life Balance
Growing up, holidays weren’t big in my home. Christmas and Thanksgiving were probably the most celebrated. However, anything before or after barely got a mention. When I would get to school and see how celebrated holidays were, even the minor ones, I longed to have that excitement too. When I became a mother, I made… Read More Kicking off the Halloween Season – pumpkin patch visit!
Who doesn’t love having a few moments of quiet when you pop a pacifier into the mouth of your little? Especially when they’ve been crying non-stop, its the middle of the night, or even if they just need something to gnaw on. It is convenient and easy to reach for. I promise you, whoever invented… Read More Beware of the binky! No more Pacificiers
Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 15 minutes Ingredients: 1 bag of penne pasta 1 – 1/2lbs of Medium Uncooked Shrimp 1 Jar of Pesto Sauce (i used classico) 1 Tbsp of Minced Garlic 1 Tbsp of Olive Oil Preferred seasonings (I used pepper, Goya ‘the perfect seasoning’, garlic salt and creole seasoning) … Read More Shrimp Pesto Pasta