Recipes

Easy Meals to Cook on Vacation

Easy Meals to Cook on Vacation

Let’s talk about easy meals to cook on vacation! As I’ve been gearing up to take my entire little Krewe to France for a month (still in shock!), I’ve been plotting what meals I can make quickly and easily in our AirBnbs. Cooking in saves […]

Copycat Newk’s Favorite Salad Recipe

Copycat Newk’s Favorite Salad Recipe

Looking for a dinner salad recipe that’s filling, flavorful, fast, and easy? I love this copycat Newk’s Favorite Salad recipe for all those reasons! But first, a little background. . . One of our favorite restaurants to grab food from when on the road is […]

Kid-Approved Indian Butter Chicken: Adventures with Food

Kid-Approved Indian Butter Chicken: Adventures with Food

Welcome to another family favorite recipe! If you have ever told me that (kid-approved) Indian food would be made on repeat in my house, I don’t think I would have believed you. Indian Butter Chicken is one of those dishes that I would never have […]

Adventures with Food: Pasta Carbonara with Fresh Pasta

Adventures with Food: Pasta Carbonara with Fresh Pasta

Once we started making our own pasta, we were excited to begin adapting some of our favorite recipes for use with the good stuff. πŸ˜‰ This one is a family favorite (I mean, who doesn’t like pasta carbonara?) that we originally found on Simply Recipes. […]

Homemade Pasta

Homemade Pasta

I can still remember the first time I tasted homemade pasta. We were visiting North Carolina and were told we just had to try this Italian restaurant called 411 in Chapel Hill. What was the secret to their amazing food? β€œThey make their own pasta.” […]

Mexican Tacos Recipe: Carnitas! Adventures with Food

Mexican Tacos Recipe: Carnitas! Adventures with Food

Mexican food is probably my desert island food– I never tire of it. Consequently, we have a number of Tex-Mex sort of recipes in our dinner rotation. But this Mexican tacos recipe is one of my favorites! The flavors are closer to authentic Mexican flavors, […]

Raising Adventurous Eaters: Fun with Food

Raising Adventurous Eaters: Fun with Food

Ah, children and food; every parent’s favorite negotiation. How do you go about raising adventurous eaters?? I won’t pretend to have this subject figured out (the more children I have, the more I don’t know), but I do think that our children are growing up […]