Home & Garden is the path to my home improvement project inspirations, gardening tips and ideas, and best of all, recipes! I also share products and tips that I find to make keeping house a little bit easier or more beautiful.
Recently I was thrilled to have the opportunity to review an advanced copy of the new Eat at Home Tonight Cookbook. Because of the Taco Tuesday truck on campus this summer, street tacos have become one of my favorite things. So when I saw this recipe for Tacos al Pastor I knew I had to try it right ... Read More about Tempting Tacos al Pastor for a Family Meal at Home
I love anything pumpkin spice, but I also love it when sweet treats manage to be a little bit healthy too. Our family loves gelato in the summer time, and I wanted to create a delicious alternative that I could enjoy while still meeting my healthy eating goals. The resulting pumpkin spice frozen ... Read More about How to make a Pumpkin Spice Frozen Yogurt with a Healthy Twist
Our family absolutely loves salads, both as a side and as a main dish. In the summertime, when our garden is producing, we often eat them for dinner four or five times in a week! I don't measure when I make salads. I just load them up with deliciousness. Every salad is different. That's why this ... Read More about Buffalo Chicken Garden Salad
One of my favorite morning snacks is a small handful of almonds. Roasted almonds from the store used to be my favorite, but I've cut back on sodium, and even the lower salt options are still too high. As an alternative, we buy a big bag of raw almonds from the baking supplies section of the ... Read More about Ridiculously Easy & Delicious Roasted Almonds
It's lunch time. You're hungry. And you're out of bread. I can help. My son recently returned from his mission in southern Florida, where he served among the Spanish speaking population. Many of the people he met and loved were Venezuelan, and one of the first things he made for us when he came ... Read More about Stuffed Corn Cakes Save the Day – How to Make Venezuelan Arepas
It's been awhile since I've shared a true confession on the blog. True confession. This wasn't initially intended to be a dip. But when I made it yesterday to go with the delicious arapas that my son was making, we all fell in love. I knew that it would also be perfect with chips or veggies at a ... Read More about You’ll Love This Fresh and Easy Bean Dip for New Year’s