I’ve got a handful of recipes I want to share with you this summer! As you may or may not know, I love cooking as a creative activity—I rarely follow any recipe exactly, and I love experimenting with variations to see what the outcome is. And my husband, David, will vouch for … [Read more...] about Good Recipe: Best Blueberry Muffin Poke Cake
Celebrate the everyday by making dinnertime a family event. Whitney shares her best tips and tricks on making dinner special here.
Hi there! I’m in the middle of my “Summer with Kids” series, and in the last few posts, I’ve talked about how I’ve gotten our summer all lined out. Today, I’m going to transition into talking about activities, starting with some kitchen fun. I mentioned in my last post, we had … [Read more...] about Kitchen Activities for Kids
Growing up, the Christmas dinner menu at my parents’ house was very similar to the Thanksgiving dinner menu at my Gran’s house. The staples included turkey, green beans, ham, a cranberry orange salad, and of course, dressing. My aunt would bring piles of cookies, and another aunt … [Read more...] about Nana’s Holiday Cornbread Dressing (Recipe Download)
Move over, Green Bean Casserole. There’s a new girl in town, and her name isn’t French fried onion strings. It’s cheese and bacon. And she’s here to tell you how green beans are really done. Don’t get me wrong, I love a can of cream of mushroom soup, and French fried onion … [Read more...] about Not-Your-Mama’s Green Beans (Recipe Download)
While I firmly believe in maintaining an attitude of gratitude year round, it is certainly fun to celebrate our appreciation for blessings this time of year. Surely everyone already knows I’m thankful for my husband, kids, family, friends, and even my iPhone (oh precious … [Read more...] about Happy Thanksgiving (with a side of Adele)