Cheesy Broccoli Soup

Cheesy Broccoli Soup 3

 Tonight marks the beginning of the outdoor hockey season. The high here today is a whopping 31 degrees and by the time my blades hit the ice at 9:10pm, I imagine the wind chill will have it feeling in the low 20′s. But I really shouldn’t complain. Outdoor hockey is 5 minutes from my house… 

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5th Annual Chili Contest: Entry #8 – Chili Mac + Weekly Menu

Chili Mac 4

Have you emerged from your tryptophan coma? Did you spend all of your money on Black Friday deals? More importantly, do you know about Ebates? Because I just learned about Ebates and I’m hooked. As if I needed yet another reason to be enamored with online shopping. Hopefully everyone had a Happy Thanksgiving filled with… 

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Butternut Squash Soup

Butternut Squash Soup 3

 I survived my first road trip with the girls. It was scary. Last week, Shea (7 weeks tomorrow, whaaat???), Lily (the lazy bulldog), and I ventured to Chicago while Mr. P was in Italy for work. Rather than sitting home all week alone, I jumped on the opportunity to head to my parent’s and get… 

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Chile Relleno Chicken

Chile Relleno Chicken 2

I need more Pinterest boards that are non-food related. Suggestions, please? Only about 0.1% of what I see on Pinterest isn’t food related. I need a little balance, I guess. Outside of the few craft ideas I receive from the Pinterest boards I follow, I enjoy perusing food. Breastfeeding in the middle of the night…in… 

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Pumpkin Pie Bread

Pumpkin Pie Bread 4

As you may know, our bulldog Lily is a complete and total beach bum. Problem is (other than living in Michigan and only having a few weeks of good beach weather), there’s about 85 stairs to get to the beach (this photo gives you the idea…). She seems to have no issue getting down the… 

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