Salmon Recipe

Happy Tuesday! Today I’m really excited to be sharing another great recipe with you all. It’s one that is a favorite of ours and always brought us joy when my mom made it growing up — pecan crusted salmon. It’s full of sweet and savory flavor and has just the right amount of crunch from […]

September 18, 2018

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Pecan Crusted Salmon

Thai Beef Recipe

YOU GUYS! This recipe is so stinkin’ good that as soon as I tried it I knew I had to share it with you! My great friend, Laura, made this for us when we were living with them across the street and we loved it so much. She had found the recipe on a card at […]

May 30, 2018

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Quick & Easy Thai Beef with Carrot Salad

Weekly Menu and Shopping List 6

Happy Friday! Is anyone else jumping for joy knowing that we’re headed into a LONG WEEKEND?! I am so excited! We’re headed home to get away for a bit and celebrate our anniversary and Stephen’s birthday with my family and all of our four-legged fury friends. It’s going to be so nice to just unwind […]

May 25, 2018

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Dinner Menu + Shopping List – Week 6

Weekly Menu and Shopping List 5

Happy Friday! I hope you all are having a really great week. As always, I’m so excited for the weekend! We have so much to look forward to. This weeks meals were pretty darn quick and easy. Like the rest of this month as been, all of these recipes were chosen based on ingredients that […]

May 18, 2018

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Dinner Menu + Shopping List – Week 5

Weekly Shopping list and Menu

Another week, another menu and shopping list! As usual, most of the recipes are from Budget Bytes. Like I mentioned last week, don’t worry if you don’t have all of the ingredients to a T. Use what you’ve got. It’ll be great! On the Menu: Monday: Simple Mushroom Broccoli Stir Fry Noodles Tuesday:  Dorito Casserole + […]

May 11, 2018

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Dinner Menu + Shopping List – Week 4

Menu and Shopping List 3

Happy Friday! Here is another menu and shopping list for the week. A little something that I want to talk about though before I get into this is shelf cooking. The term was coined by Jordan Page of funcheaporfree.com. She is a mother of 5 with another on the way and is the queen of […]

May 4, 2018

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Dinner Menu + Shopping List – Week 3

Menu and Shopping List 2

Happy Friday! Here is the menu for the week and all of the ingredients you’ll need. Per usual, pretty much everything we have on the menu is from Budget Bytes. I don’t think that will be changing anytime soon… We just love these recipes so much and they’re of course super budget friendly. Her website […]

April 27, 2018

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Dinner Menu + Shopping List – Week 2

Budget Friendly Menu 1

When I say that ideas are constantly flowing through my brain I’m not exaggerating. I have A LOT of ideas. It’s probably too many but hey, I can’t do anything about it other than shut my brain off for about 7 hours every night. ???? One of my little ideas that popped into my noggin […]

April 19, 2018

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Dinner Menu + Shopping List [with Free Printable!] Week 1

Crockpot recipes

When Stephen and I got married and settled into living life together under the same roof, I had the realization, “Oh crap… I guess I have to start making dinner.” HAHA! Oops. Naturally, I started to look up easy recipes on Pinterest and came across this gem by Creme De La Crumb – slow cooker enchilada quinoa. Not […]

February 8, 2018

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Slow Cooker Enchilada Quinoa




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