Flank Steak & Potato Hash

It's funny, my mom said to me the other day, "Wow! I can't believe you are blogging again!" I know. I know ....more

California Breakfast Sandwich

Towards the end of...more

Mr. Nolan Heath

After 38 weeks and 6 days, my little man, Mr. Nolan Heath Ahrens has joined the world! ...more

Bun In The Oven

I officially win "worst food blogger of the year" award. I can't believe I haven't been on here since July! Although the reason for my disappearance isn't out of laziness, it's because I have been a very busy lady ....more

Chimichurri Shrimp Salad

This past weekend was a fun one. Friday kicked off with the 4th of July which was laid back with just Dusty and myself. We grilled steaks, corn and had baked potatos accompanied by some of Julie's Famous Daiquiris ....more

Huckleberry Smoothie

Last week Dusty and I headed over to the land of huckleberries, aka Kalispell, for Labor & Delivery training at the hospital. Dusty got to spend 5 days golfing, shopping, relaxing and driving me around. Me on the other hand, I...more

Crab Mac Salad

On the very first night of starting night shift about a month ago, I was welcomed to the night crew with a potluck consisting of buffalo chicken dip, treats and this glorious pasta salad..... One of my co-workers, Sonya,...more

Whiffle & Hamlet

If you haven't seen on Facebook or Instagram lately.....Dusty and I got pigs! Two big fat, adorable pigs. Growing up, Dusty use to show pigs for 4-H and absolutely loved it ....more

Sweet & Smokey BBQ Roasted Chicken

Well, I've gone over to the dark side....of nursing that is....more

Tomato & Garlic Pesto Egg Cups

When I hosted my first Tastefully Simple party two weeks ago, it was such a blast! One of the many product rewards I earned as being the host was the "Fix It Fast" collection. I was so excited, I got the $57.99 set for only $7.99 as a result of the party! ...more