Return of the Mac

For years, the only macaroni and cheese I ate came in a blue box.  I thought it was the bees knees. Then one day I decided that I wanted to make macaroni and cheese from scratch. Oh my goodness, the taste was better than any other mac and cheeses I had made previously. The powdered stuff just doesn’t compare to real cheese. The depth of flavor was so much more intense. Funny how real ingredients can do that for a dish.

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Holy Peanut Butter Batman!

Okay, so I didn’t have any bananas but wanted to try this granola bar recipe.  To compensate, I just doubled the peanut butter. I only recommend doing this if you REALLY like peanut butter. And make sure you have something to drink while eating it. Otherwise you could end up like this guy.

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Oh Sugar Honey Iced Tea!

I was never one to really use swear words. On occasion, when it seemed fitting, I would let some slip. But once my oldest started to talk, eventually repeating the things I was saying, I became a lot more aware and cautious of what I said. I knew she would most likely be sassy but I didn’t want her to grow up sounding like George Carlin. I started to use words and phrases that still had the feeling of a swear word but were, for the most part, G-rated.

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