Hello Fresh! Final Meal And Official Review: Pork Poblano Tacos

Well, I've just completed my third and final meal from my trial week of Hello Fresh. This recipe includes a sour cream topping but I omitted that part because I can't eat sour cream. I've made tacos before with beef, turkey and chicken but I've never made them with pork. It's a rich meat and… Continue reading Hello Fresh! Final Meal And Official Review: Pork Poblano Tacos

Hello Fresh! Day 2 Of My Trial Week: Sweet-As-Honey Chicken With Green Beans Over Jasmine Rice

I'm on the second of my three free dinners from Hello Fresh. I planned to make this last night but I was tired and didn't feel like cooking, so I just didn't. I'm lucky enough to have a husband who isn't completely helpless and can figure out how to procure some food for himself without… Continue reading Hello Fresh! Day 2 Of My Trial Week: Sweet-As-Honey Chicken With Green Beans Over Jasmine Rice

Hello Fresh! Day 1 Of My Trial Week: Shrimp Spaghetti With A Kick

Meal kit delivery services are gaining popularity quickly these days, but I'd never used one before now. Then my friend sent me a promo code to get a week's worth of free meals, so I thought I'd give it a shot. I mean, free food is free food, right? Because I have a household of… Continue reading Hello Fresh! Day 1 Of My Trial Week: Shrimp Spaghetti With A Kick

Food Review: Hungry Howie’s Pizza

Good afternoon readers! I would like to introduce a very special guest blogger today, contributing his first post to Musings of a Dog Mom! Drumroll please...it's my husband, Mr. Yonkaholic himself! --------------------------------------------------------------- Like most people, I enjoy a good pizza. I'm not a ninja, a turtle, or even a ninja turtle (although I'll wear an… Continue reading Food Review: Hungry Howie’s Pizza

The Trusty Old Carolina Ale House

Yesterday, in honor of our first entire weekend off together in months (and having a gift card from Christmas), the hubby and I attempted to go out to lunch at a local Applebee's. Lately, millennials have been accused of "killing" old school casual dining chains like Applebee's, but I've always enjoyed going there...until now. Also,… Continue reading The Trusty Old Carolina Ale House

Double Decker Tacos Done Right!!

I've always loved double decker tacos from Taco Bell, but they're missing something, an element of spice and freshness, so I reinvented them at home years ago. Taco night has always been something I could look forward to, because eating tacos never gets old. As added bonuses, they're cheap and take almost no time/effort to… Continue reading Double Decker Tacos Done Right!!

First Time Making Homemade Ribs!

My husband and I have an agreement: if he picks up some random protein at the store, I'll cook it, even if it's something I've never made before. I like a good cooking adventure and I LOVE meat. So a couple days ago, he picked up a rack of ribs! I love ribs, but I've… Continue reading First Time Making Homemade Ribs!