Challenges, Trying New Food

Foodie Pen Pal Reveal: September Edition!

My oh my, was this a good month to be a foodie pen pal! First of all, the format changed (although I don't know if it is only for this month or if it will keep going) as we were matched with a single person this month. It was so special to receive from and… Continue reading Foodie Pen Pal Reveal: September Edition!

Challenges, Recipes

SNAP Challenge Day 3: That’s a Lot of Macaroni

I feel soiled. After my migraine and headache issues, I decided to buy coffee at the Dollar Store last night. Yes, the Dollar Store. I knew it wouldn't be great but I figured it would be worth it. Well, I didn't think coffee could taste that bad. Really. Poop flavored coffee. Yuck. But worst of… Continue reading SNAP Challenge Day 3: That’s a Lot of Macaroni

Recipes

Busy Schedule and Pasta Sauce Hybrids

This morning, I went peach picking with my husband, a good friend of ours and her son (aka, my little boyfriend ;)). We had so much fun and I was more than happy to sample the goodies. So much that I left the orchard with a tummy ache...but the good kind! I came home with… Continue reading Busy Schedule and Pasta Sauce Hybrids

Recipes

Summer Pasta

Yesterday, I had an amazing encounter with a neighbor I had never met before. As I was walking back home from the mailbox, I was greeted by a sweet elderly lady (I would say in her 80's). She was doing some yard work and we started chatting. After a long chat, she asked me to… Continue reading Summer Pasta