Refreshing Meals for Hot Summer Days

Summer is here! I’m so happy! Fresh produce, blue skies, and warm temperatures. The only challenge I face during the summer is what to cook on hot days. I’m a champ when it comes to wintry comfort food since 9 months out of the year, it’s cold and rainy, but…

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40+ Romantic Dinner Recipes

This may come as a bit of a surprise but one of my favorite ways to show people I love them is through food. Naturally when Valentine’s Day, anniversaries, birthdays, and other celebrations come along, I show my sweetheart how much I love him by making him delicious meals. I…

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30+ Football Party Foods

Are you ready for some football!?!? Throwing a big bash for the big game? Then you need to check out these awesome recipes guaranteed to blow your guests minds! Loaded with cheese, meat, and usually deep fried this is how you keep a pack of football fans happy! For even…

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20+ Essential Asian Recipes

Asian cuisine is the best! It’s always surprising, adventurous, and different from what we (as Americans) expect. Upon starting this blog, one of my goals was to experiment in this arena. It started with MM introducing me to my first wok. If you don’t own a wok, please, I beg…

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Best Recipes of 2016

Welp, here’s to 2016! It was a fantastic and big year for Mountain Man and I. It started with us buying our first house which is so amazing! We love living here! It has been really fun, expensive, and a huge learning experience. Pool maintenance is a bitch but we…

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My Top 10 Country Christmas Albums

When I first moved to Buckley, I was not a country music fan, I was a country music dabbler. Sure I had my go-to Charlie Daniels, Johnny Cash, and Hank Williams Jr. party songs but who doesn’t…. right? Still, the longer I stay out in the sticks, the more country…

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Of Turkey and Trees

As I sit on the couch this Sunday morning in a living room covered in dirt and decorations, after a breakfast of leftover green beans and sweet potatoes covered in gravy (don’t judge, you know it sounds awesome), I can’t help but smile at how wonderful this Thanksgiving has been.…

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20+ Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes

I am one of those people who loves the leftovers more than the actual meal itself…. I’m pretty sure that’s true. Mountain Man and I get so excited about Thanksgiving meal that we’ll do our own private 2 man cook off all to ourselves just so we can get our…

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30+ Amazing Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving is here ladies and gentlemen!! Feast day! Gobble gobble gobble! I adore this holiday and firmly believe this is the greatest meal of the year. I love it all; turkey, potatoes, pie, stuffing, gravy, Ooh! I’m swooning at the thought! In honor of this great day, I’ve put together a…

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DIY Silly Pumpkin Faces

I love painting pumpkins. Way more fun than carving if you ask me. Less mess, if you screw up, you can fix it, and it’s less time per pumpkin which means you can make a whole lot more. Last year, you may recall, I showed you how to make Sugar…

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