Iowa Girl Eats
Best-Ever Sangria takes minutes to prepare, and is lightly sweet and perfectly refreshing. I can’t believe I’m talking about the sushi bar/restaurant Ben and I went to for happy hour in Kansas City AGAIN (it was Kona Grill by the way. Can you tell we had fun?) but pinky swear, this is... The post
Kung Pao Chicken Lettuce Wraps
Kung Pao Chicken Lettuce Wraps taste like they came straight out of a restaurant. My favorite take out fake out dish to date! Hey everyone, I hope you had a wonderful weekend! There’s little time for chitchatting today because I want to get right to the recipe I’m thinking you’re going... The post
Friday Favorites + Crunchmaster Crackers Giveaway
Howdy all, how was your week? It’s been a pretty typical Midwestern summer so far, what with some rain here and scorching hot temperatures there, but I tell you what, Goldilocks would’ve loved these past couple of weeks. They’ve been juuust right. Lincoln and I have been getting out and about... ...
Chili Cheeseburger Enchiladas
This post is brought to you by the makers of French’s Yellow Mustard. I received compensation to write this post through the French’s Naturally Amazing Program. All opinions expressed are my own.Chili Cheeseburger Enchiladas combine chili cheeseburgers and enchiladas in a tasty twist on everyone’s
One-Pan Mediterranean Chicken Pasta (Gluten-Free)
One-Pan Mediterranean Chicken Pasta is a quick, 30 minute meal that’s gluten-free but full of flavor! Happy Monday everyone, I hope you had a nice weekend! I’ve just returned from a quick trip to visit my Grandma in Ohio with my Mom. Without going into too much detail, she needed... The post ...
Blueberry Banana Bread Granola (Gluten-Free)
Blueberry Banana Bread Granola is a lightly-sweetened, gluten-free granola that has the unmistakable taste of banana bread. It’s quick and easy, too! A few weeks ago Ben, Lincoln, and I were over at my brother and sister-in-law’s house and were greeted at the door by Finn, my 4-1/2 year old ...
My Mommy Mind: 10 and 11 Month Update
The fact that I missed last month’s update speaks volumes. What hasn’t been going on lately?! These past two months Lincoln’s been busier than ever between teething (finally!) crawling, standing, cruising, eating, dancing, waving, and hi-fiving. Oh, and being obsessed with dogs. More on that in a
Best of Summer Kale Salad with Blueberry-Balsamic Vinaigrette
Best of Summer Kale Salad with Blueberry-Balsamic Vinaigrette features summer’s best produce like sweet corn, blueberries and cherry tomatoes on a bed of hearty, healthy kale. The other day someone asked me why I like food blogging. I felt pressured to come up with a very thoughtful answer such as,
Grilled Caprese Chicken with Basil Vinaigrette + Char-Broil Classic Grill or $300 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!
Grilled Caprese Chicken with Basil Vinaigrette uses a fresh basil vinaigrette for both a chicken marinade and salad dressing. Fresh and tasty! Happy Monday everyone, I hope you had a fantastic weekend! Ben and I just returned from a short trip to Kansas City, MO! We had a blast last year and ...
TGIF, holllla! Ahem, hello and welcome to the weekend! How’d your week go? Usually the days following a holiday seem to drag but this week absolutely flew by. Can’t believe we’re already closing out the second week in July! I’m thinking about making a bucket list to maximize the rest of the ...