Cheeseburger Soup

This indulgent cheesy and creamy soup is the ultimate comfort food.  Marrying into the Richardson family comes with a compelling benefit.  Gram Tootie passes down her highly sought after Recipes and Recollections book.  Filled with scrumptious recipes from breakfast to dessert, this was a key component of my acceptance in regard’s to Kyle’s marriage proposal. While… Read More Cheeseburger Soup


7 Layer Taco Dip

Football season is here! Time for get-togethers and hanging out.  You’re expected to make a dish?  Look no further my friends.  This 7 layer taco dip is quick, simple, and oh so delicious. Layer these ingredients: Refried Beans Sour Cream & Cream Cheese (mix 8oz sour cream & 8 oz cream cheese) Salsa Shredded Cheese… Read More 7 Layer Taco Dip


Portobello Wellington

Here’s one to impress your family and friends.  A flavorful vegetarian dish that’s to die for.   Say hello to the ever enticing portobello wellington.  This meal takes a little longer than my usual ones, but it is definitely worth it. 1) Brush mushroom caps with olive oil and sprinkle with kosher salt. 2) Bake mushrooms… Read More Portobello Wellington


More Than A Number

“You didn’t stay for long, but in those precious few weeks, you changed me forever.” –Zoe Clark-Coates These words resonate with me.  Now, as I am only through the first sentence of this post, the tears flow.  October is National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Month.  This is the 9th year that this month is… Read More More Than A Number


Heavenly Mac & Cheese

Every kitchen should be equipped with the perfect mac & cheese recipe.  Here’s yours. This entrée doesn’t need any help with advertising, it speaks for itself.  An ooey gooey comfort dish with no fancy fixings is perfect for the whole family. 1) Boil the pasta.  In a saucepan, melt 1/2 cup of butter. 2) Add… Read More Heavenly Mac & Cheese


DIY Stain Remover

Raise your hand if nothing seems to stay clean in your house because you have kids… Three and a half years ago my in-laws purchased us a beautiful, cushiony, cream rocker for the birth of our son.  Since we no longer need a rocking chair in his room, we have moved it to the living… Read More DIY Stain Remover