I can’t believe how fast she’s growing! Everyone warned me but wow, seems like just yesterday I was finding out we were expecting a baby and now she’s been here for 3 months! So far she: Loves to snuggle Loves to smile Loves to talk And has just started giggling She also holds her head… Continue reading Layna is 3 months old!
I will cook practically anything in the crock-pot, especially meats. They always come out so tender and juicy! Lately, I’ve been loving chicken in there. Especially these chicken leg quarters! I used a BBQ rub on my chicken but have also used a lemon pepper seasoning by sprinkling lemon zest, garlic powder, sea salt and… Continue reading Crock-Pot Chicken Leg Quarters
I rarely make cake but this recipe is perfect and pretty much fool proof! No special “techniques” just simple mixing and combining, that’s it! Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 T baking powder 1 t sea salt 1 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 2 1/2 T pure vanilla extract 4… Continue reading Simple Vanilla Cake
These are so good and super simple to make! 8 flour tortillas, soft taco size 3 cups cooked chicken 1/2 diced onion 3 T. chopped cilantro 2 cups monterey jack cheese 2 T. butter 2 T. flour 1.5 cups chicken broth 1 cup sour cream 1 4oz can green chilis Preheat oven to 350 degrees… Continue reading Chicken Enchiladas
Okay, I’ve been away for a really long time but in my defense, I had a baby! Layna (light and truth) Ruva (flower in Shona, hubby’s native language) was born October 30th at 3:04pm weighing 8lb 15oz, 21 in long. We’re so in love! If you follow my Instagram (right side panel), you can see… Continue reading I’m back!
One of my favorite side dishes, it goes with just about anything! So much flavor and pretty much addicting! 10 oz fresh green beans, trimmed 5 oz sliced mushrooms 1/4 red onion, thinly sliced 3 large garlic cloves, minced S&P 1-2 T olive oil I begin by caramelizing the onions and mushrooms in the olive… Continue reading Garlicky Mushroom Green Beans
Whoever thought you could have a sweet, creamy, smooth coffee drink while on the Whole30? Well, it’s totally possible! I whipped this up in about 5 mins. If I had coffee already brewed, this only would’ve taken 1 min. It’s SO good! Recipe after the picture… love that foaminess on top! Everything is pretty much… Continue reading Sweet and Creamy Chilled Coffee (Whole30)