Dieting, Food, Life, Recipes

It’s Mid-January and Homemade Thin Mints Will Save Us

This seemed like a good fit for this week. Enjoy.  First published January 21, 2020 Listen, I love a good Girl Scout cookie like the rest of you, but I don't have the patience to wait until February. I also know no one locally who sells Girl Scout cookies anymore except for the kids that… Continue reading It’s Mid-January and Homemade Thin Mints Will Save Us

Favorite Things, Food, Humor, Recipes

There’s Just Somethin’ About Soup

Isn't there? Last week someone online made a comment about how it's "soup season" and I was all.....um, soup has a season? I eat soup year-round like I am being paid to do it, so I have no idea what kind of weed they were smoking, but can I have some? What were we talking… Continue reading There’s Just Somethin’ About Soup

Family, Food, Humor

Award-Winning Chili that God Would Approve Of

  Back in December, I wrote about how people found my blog in 2018, and one of the searches was "award-winning child cookie recipe" which is just silly. And messed up as well. But it was as I was typing this blog post that I remembered that search and thought, WHOA, WAS IT A PREMONITION… Continue reading Award-Winning Chili that God Would Approve Of

Chicago, Food, Humor, Recipes

Tortilla Pizza – A Lot Sadder Than Regular Pizza But It’ll Do

  I've never met a person who doesn't like pizza. I know they are out there but I personally have not met anyone. Maybe because for the past 29 years, I have lived in the Chicago area which is loaded with pizza options so it doesn't give a person a chance not to like pizza.… Continue reading Tortilla Pizza – A Lot Sadder Than Regular Pizza But It’ll Do

Christmas, Food, Link Party, Recipes

Ten Stuffing Recipes Because Stuffing is Good

I know most of you probably already have your ingredients for stuffing/dressing but I thought I would reblog this today because stuffing/dressing is my favorite part of Thanksgiving.  Also, since I am making Thanksgiving this year I asked my mom for the recipe for stuffing and she was telling me that she didn't have a… Continue reading Ten Stuffing Recipes Because Stuffing is Good

Dieting, Food, Humor, Link Party, Recipes

Low-Carb/Keto Recipes that Don’t Taste Like Cardboard

  I've been on and off of the low-carb train for the past year and a half. I originally started last year after failing yet another Weight Watchers attempt and realizing that I was actually gaining weight WHILE on WW. This should come to no surprise to those who actually know me know me or to… Continue reading Low-Carb/Keto Recipes that Don’t Taste Like Cardboard