Our Favorite Foods at Disneyland

We are big fans of the delicious foods at Disneyland, so we decided to make a list of our very favorites to share with all of you.  Erica and I recently made trips to take pictures of our favorite treats and menu items- we even tried a few new things that made the list.  We … [Read more…]

Easy Creamy Thai Peanut Dressing

This Easy and Creamy Thai Peanut Dressing is your salad’s new best friend.  It is a delicious and tangy dressing that tastes amazing on green salads, cold pasta salads, or for just dipping in veggies one at a time.  I am in love with Thai flavors, especially peanut sauce!  I found a similar dressing at … [Read more…]

Mexican Baked Strawberry Empanadas

These Mexican Baked Strawberry Empanadas are the perfect dessert to any Mexican dish!  They are super easy to make and so yummy!  There are a variety of fillings that you can do for empanadas but I especially love to use fresh strawberries.  I had to test these babies out before Cinco de Mayo, and after … [Read more…]

Grilled Caesar Salad

This Grilled Caesar Salad will change the way you eat this classic salad.  We first tried caesar salad this way at one of our favorite local restaurants in Boise called Barbacoa (this place is to die for if you are ever visiting).  Now we have to get this salad every time we go, it is … [Read more…]

Raisin Stuffed Shortbread Cookies

These Old Fashioned Raisin Stuffed Shortbread Cookies have quickly become a favorite of my Dad’s.  My mom was making them again the other day and I stole a plate full and the recipe so that I could share them with all of you.  Luckily I still ended up with a few to take a picture … [Read more…]

Lemon Chicken Pizza

We made this Lemon Chicken Pizza yesterday for Pi Day and it was so tart and yummy.  This is the perfect spring pizza, it is just bursting with fresh flavors and vibrant colors.  We started with Elise’s amazing pizza dough then layered on a lemon cream sauce.  Next we sprinkled it with shredded mozzarella cheese, thinly sliced lemons, … [Read more…]

Cajun Fried Chicken Po’ Boys

These Cajun Fried Chicken Po’ Boys are the prefect way to celebrate Mardi Gras!  I ordered several different Po’ Boys when I visited New Orleans, but the spicy chicken ones were my very favorite!  This chicken is pan fried in cajun spices, placed on a french roll that is layered with spicy remoulade sauce, and topped with … [Read more…]

Red Velvet Brownies

These Red Velvet Brownies are the perfect dessert for the people you love on Valentines Day!  They are going to love the rich red velvet with bits of mini chocolate chips mixed in, topped with a rich and creamy cream cheese frosting, then drizzled with a delicious vanilla raspberry sauce and sprinkled with more little … [Read more…]

Disney Resort Vacation Giveaway from Smucker’s Uncrustables

We are so excited to share this amazing 5 day/4 night Disney Vacation for 4 people sponsored by Disney and Smucker’s Uncrustables!! Smucker’s Uncrustables is calling all Disney Side adventurers! From January 20 through February 16, consumers can share a photo of their family showing their Disney Side being wild world wanderers, true believers, tireless … [Read more…]

Golden Detox Smoothie

I needed this Golden Detox Smoothie today!  I have eaten so much junk over the holidays, I am ready to clean things up in my system.  This is the perfect transition smoothie too, it is naturally sweet and delicious and loaded with so much that is good for you!  And the golden color from the … [Read more…]

Homemade Sparkling Cider

Homemade Sparkling Cider is a must in our family over the holidays!  I love the kind you get from the store but when we get together there are a lot of us, so a dozen glass bottles with little kids running around isn’t really the best option.  Not to mention it can get expensive!  I … [Read more…]

Eggnog French Toast with Gingerbread Syrup

This Eggnog French Toast with Gingerbread Syrup is going to be my new Christmas breakfast tradition!  It was seriously amazing, all the delicious flavors of the holiday season combined into a sweet breakfast dish that can be made the night before and thrown into the oven while you are opening presents!  You are going to … [Read more…]