Recipes

Creamy One Skillet Baked Spaghetti

Creamy One Skillet Baked Spaghetti

Creamy One Skillet Baked Spaghetti is quite possibly one my favorite things I have made in a long time! Just today the woman who does my hair told me that I need to do a little cookbook (maybe an E-book) that focuses on skillet meals. I might just do that because this week alone I…

Warm White Bean Dip Recipe

Warm White Bean Dip with Chicken and Green Chilies

Warm White Bean Dip with Chicken and Green Chilies- A Hurst Beans Recipe. Perfect for game day fun AND adaptable for the slow cooker! This recipe is created in partnership with Hurst Beans, all opinions are my own.  A few weeks ago I was recording a radio segment with Sean Copeland on local morning radio…

Food Indiana

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Harvest 2014 in Indiana- From Seed to Silo

Harvest 2014 in Indiana It is very hard for me to convey the feelings that I have when visiting a real, working farm in Indiana. Pride, reverence, awe, respect- are just a few of the emotions that I am filled with on each and every trip. But how does one eloquently describe the role that…

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Opens 2 NEW Locations in Indianapolis!

This is information shared in collaboration with Fresh Thyme Farmers Market and as you know I perform cooking demonstrations in their stores periodically. All opinions shared are my own I am excited to announce that Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is opening up TWO new stores in the Indianapolis area-  West 86th St and East 82nd…

Family Travel

presidential pardon turkey flock 2014

Cooper Farms Presidential Pardon Turkey Flock 2014 #PresidentialTurkey14

Did YOU know that there was such a thing as a Presidential Pardon Turkey Flock 2014? Have you ever heard of a turkey getting the ‘Presidential pardon‘ every year? My family and I learned today what all of that entailed when we visited Cooper Farms in Ft Recovery, Ohio and their flock of Presidential hopefuls. When…

Indiana Caverns

Indiana Caverns -A Great Place to Visit on Fall Break!

We spent the day at Indiana Caverns over the weekend so we could catch the last few hours of a historic dig coordinated by the Indiana State Museum. Both of my sons are budding geologists so anything involving rocks, science of rocks or even better- ice age fossil recoveries- are not to be missed! It’s an…

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Jimmy Dean Delights

Jimmy Dean Delights from Meijer Help Our Busy Mornings!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Jimmy Dean®. All opinions are 100% mine.  Jimmy Dean Delights from Meijer Help Our Busy Mornings! With two working parents and two busy sons who are always sluggish in the morning in this house, I need all the help I can get to get us all…

Netflix Stream Team -Netflix is Streaming Cats and Dogs This Month! #StreamTeam

Netflix Stream Team January update-  Netflix is Streaming Cats and Dogs This Month! The only thing that can make a great movie or TV series even better is a four-legged star. Celebrating pets this month, Netflix has pulled together a few of their favorite dogs, cats and even monkeys who hit the big screen. Aside…