November 20th, 2012
Presenting a fun spread for a get together does not have to be difficult. I made this DIY Baked Potato bar a few Fridays ago because I had a three other mom’s coming over for a play date. The best thing about this Baked Potato Bar is that I already had most of [...]
September 21st, 2012
A sarcastic comment made by my brother Brad a few weeks ago inspired this idea. My mom and I were sitting around discussing new recipe ideas like taco sushi, when Brad piped in and said ” Geeze Kristen, why don’t you just transform every food item into everything its not” Well, I guess [...]
September 7th, 2012
My husband has been in the Netherlands for work this past week for work. I packed up my son and drove from my home in Iowa to the Chicago area to spend some time with my parents, brothers, , niece and nephews, friends and my new almost sister in law!! I always have a [...]
July 12th, 2012
I am always experimenting with new low carb recipes. Please “like” Make the best of everything on Facebookfor new low carb updates!!Here is another installment in my ” eating lighter” campaign. And I should just state that I am NOT anti bread! I LOVE bread! I am just trying to be pro vegetable!
Do you [...]
June 21st, 2012
These are Zucchini pizza cups. These cute little cups might just be the same thing that I always make for dinner, but transformed into a new shape. If you are a reader of this blog, then you know I LOVE zucchini.
Just in a last month or so I have also made Zucchini [...]
June 10th, 2012
If you read my blog regularly, you know that I have been trying to eat healthier. I have been attempting new recipes and trying to eat more vegetables. I think I might try posting more of these recipes I am attempting. ( well I guess it depends on how they turn out. sometimes my [...]
May 25th, 2012
Summer zucchini pizza
There is no flavor combination quite as amazing as caramelized onions and zucchini. I feel like I am always putting these two vegetables together, but in different ways, all the time.
And its no lie, that when I do my Sunday grocery shopping, that I will often purchase 6 or [...]
May 11th, 2012
Lately I have been trying to make recipes healthier so I can loose my baby weight get in shape for summer!
I was watching The Hungry Girl, a show on the Food Network where the host made apple pies using egg roll wrappers instead of using pie crust! What a great way to have [...]
January 7th, 2012
Now presenting another heart shaped treat from my kitchen! Also, I won’t be offended if you all think I have completely gone off the deep end! My husband was surprised last night when he came home to find yet another heart shaped meal in January! And I know I said ” healthy” Valentines day [...]
December 30th, 2011
Hello. Welcome to Valentines day season 2012! I have only been blogging for about a year now, and I have decided that Valentines day is by far my favorite time of the blogging year! Its all about the love people! This is the first post for 2012′s ” Valentines day food extravaganza!” I have [...]