Chipotle Chicken & Sweet Potato Bake

Getting food on the table doesn’t have to be hard and this Chipotle Chicken and Sweet Potato Bake is proof of that!! For years and years, I cooked for a family of five. My oldest child now has his own place and my middle child works full-time and is constantly off doing his own thing. As a result, most nights it is just me, my husband, and our daughter eating dinner at home. She is a super picky eater and {Read More}

4 Ways to Give Gifts Without Going Into Debt

Is it seriously almost November? Holy smokes!! Thanksgiving and Christmas will be upon us before we know it. I’m not even sure how we’ll get it all done! Does anybody have their Thanksgiving menu planned? Have you started Christmas shopping yet?? Technically I have started shopping, but I’m not even close to finished. As always, I have two burning questions: What should I buy these people and how will we afford it? In a perfect world, we would all have {Read More}

Here I Am Again! (Where I’ve Been and Where I Want to Go)

Hello my friends.  Here I am again with an apology and explanation as to why I’ve been absent for so long. It seems to be a recurring theme with me. I can’t say that I’m very proud of it. I said to myself the other day (because I do talk to myself sometimes), “You haven’t written anything for your blog in about three months.” Wrong. When I finally logged in, it had been since February. Wow. I’m way behind. Here’s {Read More}