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easy, cheesy chicken enchilada & rice casserole

November 6, 2017
Cheesy Chicken Casserole

This post is sponsored by Crystal Farms Cheese®. All thoughts & opinions are my own. You guys, this is my first week home as a SAHM. And that means more meals at home, WAY more meals. I can probably count on one hand the number of times I cooked dinner in the month of October, well unless you count boxed mac ‘n cheese. (I do.) Part of the…

easy s’mores popcorn recipe

September 26, 2017
s'mores popcorn

Thank you to Post Consumer Brands for sponsoring today’s posts. All thoughts & opinions are my own. Oreo® and the OREO Wafer design are registered trademarks of Mondelez International group, used under license. You guys, This is Us is FINALLY back tonight. So I wanted to share the quick snack I put together to cry into for us to munch on while we watch.  I used popcorn, but you…

4 Things I’m Doing Differently as a Second Time Mom

March 29, 2017
VitaTops on the go

My first week with Blaire as a newborn was such a blur. I was so tired. My body was drained from my C Section. We had endless visitors. This time, everything is different. Whether it’s because my recovery is easier since I didn’t have to have a C Section. Or because we’ve had less visitors stopping by. Or because I’m getting more sleep at night than I was…

Blaire’s Peppa Pig Birthday Party

February 26, 2017
Blaire's Third Birthday

My baby is three! This is the first year Blaire could pick her “theme” and she choose Peppa Pig. We have done Blaire’s past birthday parties at home and they always end up stressing me out. I usually spent the weeks leading up to her party crafting Pinterest decorations. But not this year. This year, we decided all we really needed was a fun cake! We have done…

Easy Oven-Baked Tacos with Old El Paso

November 10, 2016
Easy Oven Baked Tacos

Game Day is exciting to my hubby and I for completely different reasons. He’s in it for the game… I’m in it for the food… Not that he complains when there’s food. ;) This week, I made oven-baked tacos to accompany our game watching. They’re yummy, and you know if I made them they must be easy and quick, too. Minimal prep time and minimal cooking, the best of…

Making Mornings Simple with Reynolds Heat & Eat

October 7, 2016
Reynolds Disposable Heat and Eat

Mornings are always crazy around here. We always have more bags that I have hands, which means lots of trips back and forth to the car. Adding to the craziness lately — trying to leave myself enough time in the morning to pack a lunch! I am the. worst. at taking a lunch to work. I just love getting out of the office for lunch (Also I’m always running late.…