Mac-N-Cheese With Spicy Jalapeño Chicken Sausage

The weather has been all over the place here in NC. One day it's 70, the next day it's 30. Because of this bipolar weather, the hubby and I are both feeling a bit under the weather, which makes it the perfect time for both comfort food and spicy food (because it opens those congested… Continue reading Mac-N-Cheese With Spicy Jalapeño Chicken Sausage

Surf-N-Turf With Homemade Mashed Potatoes

It's the weekend, I just got paid, and the hubby and I just crossed a major item off our 2019 adulting to-do list: We bought out the lease on his car so that our 5-year plan involves no more car payments. So naturally, we felt like we deserved a nice celebration dinner! We found ribeye… Continue reading Surf-N-Turf With Homemade Mashed Potatoes

Weekend Brunch and The Accomplishment Of A Pretty Omelet!

I like breakfast food, but I hate mornings and I'm never hungry that early, so I usually only have breakfast food on the weekends for brunch. Like most foods, I prefer to cook it at home so I can use special cheese I can actually eat and save a ton of money. Most people would… Continue reading Weekend Brunch and The Accomplishment Of A Pretty Omelet!

Steak Night!! 🥩

We're going to steak night! We're gonna eat it right! Steak is such a treat! It is the world's best meat! Much like Turk and JD on the (awesomely hilarious) show Scrubs, I love steak night. I could never be a vegan because steak is just way too delicious. I don't go out to steak… Continue reading Steak Night!! 🥩

All Hail The Crock Pot: Taco Soup!!

Taco soup is one of my favorite winter recipes. I discovered it well over a decade ago when I still lived in Ohio. It's almost like chili but it's BETTER! The first thing you need to know about taco soup is that it takes just over 4 hours to make, so it's best as a… Continue reading All Hail The Crock Pot: Taco Soup!!

We Made It To The Weekend; Fuck It, Let’s Eat Lots Of Carbs!!

It's been a long week, and I've been very good about eating less carbs, but now it's the weekend so fuck it! Let's cut loose a little! For our Friday night weekend kickoff, I made penne with mini meatballs and a side of Italian herb and Parmesan bread. I'll be perfectly honest here; I'm very… Continue reading We Made It To The Weekend; Fuck It, Let’s Eat Lots Of Carbs!!

Why Buy Expensive Salad When Olive Garden dressing Is Sold In Stores?

I usually work entirely from home, which is great for many reasons. Besides the obvious ones like not having to dress up or fight traffic every day, I love the cost savings of being able to make all my meals at home. Today, I had to go to the office for a planning meeting. We… Continue reading Why Buy Expensive Salad When Olive Garden dressing Is Sold In Stores?