The Ultimate Iced Mocha {Starbucks Verismo Review}

Just after starting my job at the hospital and working three-12 hour shifts a week from 6am to 6pm, one of the worst things happened....my Keurig stopped working!...more

Homemade Orange Julius

One of my favorite treats growing up was an Orange Julius smoothie. There...more

Mouth-Watering Salmon Burger

What do you do when your mother-in-law gives you a giant bag of frozen salmon filets? Find as many creative ways to use it up! Over the past few weeks Dusty and I have been eating salmon at least once a week ....more

Cinnamon Sugar Apple Chips

You know how everyone on January 1st is jumping on the healthy lifestyle...more

Registered Nurse

Sorry I've been MIA for the month of February. It's kinda been a whirl-wind! After moving 40 miles west from Chester to Shelby (Dusty's hometown) during the month of January, I finally began studying for my nursing boards (NCLEX) on January 27th....more

Valentine's Day Menu

Are you going out or staying in this year for Valentine's Day? Dusty and I are staying in this year and there is nothing I love more than making a romantic dinner-for-two. I'm going to get the wedding china out, light some candles, bake a red velvet cake and make something truly spectacular for my husband ....more

Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing

I know there are millions upon millions of blue cheese dressings and dips out in the world wide web, but I find...more

The Barbie Dream House

This week has been INSANE! Dusty and I moved this week with the help of his parents back to Dusty's hometown. The place we were living at before was nice, but this place is BETTER because... ....more

Three Cheese Mushroom Ravioli

These tender ravioli with this creamy, hearty mushroom-cheese filling will surely impress your loved ones when you make it for them...whether it's on an average weeknight or for a special occasion! Valentines Day is less than a month away which means it is time to start planning that special meal for your special someone. A few years ago I made Lobster Macaroni and Cheese, and last year I made Easy Risotto with overcooked Lobster tails (Valentines Day fail) ....more

Herb Roasted Mushrooms

This recipe is by no means fancy, difficult or complex. It's a quick and simple way I love to prepare my mushrooms when I'm using them in almost anything and everything. This recipe is an essential one in my life ....more