MomShare Monday

Here’s a new idea: On Mondays, I’m going to post all of the fun mom things I’ve stumbled across during the last week. Things like new baby products, interesting articles, quick & easy dinner recipes, and anything that makes me laugh. Hopefully my faithful blog followers will enjoy what I have to share as much as […]

Baby Coat, Christmas Tree, and A Recipe

Coyer has recently discovered what his hands can do.  He’s grabbing for everything now!  It’s fun for us to watch him play with his toys. Confused? This picture proves that I just might be the world’s meanest mom!  I got back from a little shopping trip and I just had to try this little baby […]

Weekly Pics

Coyer hangs out in his Rock ‘n’ Play while Mom and Dad get ready for work in the mornings.  Dad loves making Coyer laugh with all of his silly funny faces! This is the reaction I get from Coyer when I make funny faces.  I’m pretty sure he’s already realized that his Momma is crazy! […]

Life Lately…

Wow, it’s been quite a while since I posted last!  What can I say… I’ve got a newborn to take care of now, so priorities have most definitely changed. Here’s what we’ve been up to lately: – Lots and Lots of Visitors Coyer has met a lot of family already – his Grammy & Papa […]

Chicken & Vegetables with Angel Hair Pasta

One of my favorite recipes!  Really quick and easy to make… perfect for any weeknight dinner.   From the Taste of Home website:  Angel Hair Pasta with Chicken

Turkey Lettuce Wraps

I’ve been eyeing this recipe for Five-Spice Turkey Lettuce Wraps from the Eating Well website for a long, long time.  I think I’ve even pinned it more than once!  So, just this weekend, I finally got around to making it! These were really, REALLY good!  So light but very flavorful… and healthy too.  Justyn absolutely loved this […]

Stovetop Chicken & Broccoli Casserole

For me, pregnancy has sparked cravings for all kinds of comfort foods!  My latest desire was for chicken and broccoli casserole.  Luckily, I found an easy recipe for a healthier version of this classic dish…  and everything could be put together in a large skillet on the stove top! From start to finish, I think […]

Healthy Pasta Bolognese

My energy and love to cook has started to return.  So, this week I felt like trying out a new recipe:  Quick Pasta Bolognese from the Eating Well website. The flavor in the sauce was absolutely FANTASTIC!  Justyn and I really loved this dish…  a “keeper” as we like to call these exceptional recipes. The recipe […]

Mediterranean Chicken & Couscous Wrap

Last night I tried something new for dinner and it was fantastic!  I have a new-found love for couscous…  it’s so light and fluffy and yummy!  I was craving something with couscous yesterday so I searched for any recipe I could find that used this ingredient.  This recipe, Mediterranean Wrap, from the Eating Well website looked […]

Our Week in Pictures #6

It’s hard to believe I’ve been posting weekly pictures for 6 weeks now.  I’m still not sure if I like this whole idea or not… but I’ll keep with it for a while longer. Here’s Justyn with his Black Friday purchase for 2012.  He got an amazing deal on this GIANT tv from Costco… you […]