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Family Fun Night: Get twister-y

Family Fun Night: Get twister-y

Get twister-y, you say? Oh yes, we’re inviting you to immerse yourselves in all things Twister in the name of family fun. For our first installment of January’s Family Fun Night ideas, as a nod to our hashtag of the month: #SFMFamilyMatters, we’re getting twisty with a recipe and a game (and maybe a movie, […]

Easy and Delicious: 3 Ingredient Chicken Wings

Easy and Delicious: 3 Ingredient Chicken Wings

Introducing Momma Chef: Bringing you fabulous recipes using less than 6 ingredients and under 6 minutes of prep time! How easy is it to make dinner while holding a 4-year-old on your hip, calming a 7-year-old throwing a tantrum and helping a 12-year-old with his homework? Sound familiar? Well I have finally mastered a way […]

Holiday Meal Planning Printable

Holiday Meal Planning Printable

We’re in the midst of prime holiday dinner time, and in the December 2016 issue of Simply Family Magazine we offered up Holiday Cooking 101, affectionately known among us as Holiday Cooking for Dummies, and I just happened to get to be the “dummy” in this particular situation. Never having taken the lead on any […]

Comfort Food: Baked Cheesy Chicken Alfredo Recipe

Comfort Food: Baked Cheesy Chicken Alfredo Recipe

When I think about comfort food, I always think of Italian food. Probably because I am part Italian, and probably because I am always thinking about Italian food. Hashtag, let’s be real. Seriously guys, is there anything more delicious (or more comforting) than a plate of warm pasta on a cool, Fall/Winter day? I think […]

Delish Desserts: Homemade Oatmeal Cream Pie Cookies

Delish Desserts: Homemade Oatmeal Cream Pie Cookies

Adapted from www.mybakingaddiction.com Please don’t hate me (or stop reading), but at this point in the season I am pumpkined-out, fortunately we’re on the downhill slide. I can’t believe I am saying this; it’s not that I don’t love that delicious orange vegetable, but sometimes a gal just needs something a little different. I am […]

Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup: Your Guide to the Perfect Thanksgiving Meal

Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup: Your Guide to the Perfect Thanksgiving Meal

Thanksgiving. A food lover’s favorite time of year. Do you have your Thanksgiving menu finalized? Here’s what I’m planning to cook up… The Main Course: A Moist and Delicious Bird Let’s start with the big shebang! This recipe is adapted from delightfulemade.com. My mom always swore by her turkey brine — she said it was […]

Recipe: Homemade Pumpkin Poptarts

Recipe: Homemade Pumpkin Poptarts

Adapted from www.highheelsandgrills.com. Growing up, my mom was a bit of a health nut. We were basically clean eaters (lots of fruits and veggies, no processed foods) before eating clean was even cool. We almost never had junk food in the house, and I really didn’t know what fast food was until I got to […]