30 Minute Meal: Chile Verde with Rice

This recipe is great for a 30 minute meal! I’m cheating and using Trader Joes yummy verde salsa to save some time during midterms, but keep a look out for my homemade Chile verde sauce recipe next week! 2 LBS of Cubed Pork 1 jar of Trader Joes Salsa Verde Sauce Ground Black Pepper (to…

Enchiladas

2 28 oz cans of Las Palmas Mild Enchilada Sauce 2 LBS of Skinless Boneless Chicken Breast 2 TBS Olive Oil 3 TBS Salt 4 Dried Bay Leaves 4 Chiles Secos. ( Long dried skinny red chiles). 1 Yellow Onion cut in half 2 TBS ground pepper Cheese Finely Chopped Lettuce Sour Cream Finely Chopped…

Wooden TV Stand with Bookshelves

This was a fun and quick weekend project that I absolutely loved! It’s a very universal piece that can be used as an entertainment center, bookshelf or even as a console table! First, I got 3 pieces of wood which measured 2X12 that was 5 ft in length ( *** Home Depot sells 2X12s that…

Our Little Happily Ever After

The best thing about love, is that every couple has a different version of it. This is what makes love so sacred and unique. Our fairytale story begins with an enduring friendship that later blossomed into something so beautiful and ever lasting.   January 31st of 2014 marks the first chapter to our modern day…

Homemade Banana & Almond Bread

This is the perfect recipe for a yummy quick breakfast treat when the family comes in for the holidays. It’s bound to be everyones favorite! Ingredients 2-3 very ripe bananas, peeled 1/3 cup melted butter 1 cup of sugar (can easily use 3/4 cup, or drop it down to 1/2 cup if you want it…

Cheers! To a New Journey

Hello Y’all! It’s finally time to formally introduce myself after countless hours of putting this page together! First, let me throw a few disclaimers out there … I’m still working out the odds and ends of this blog and excited to see where this leads to so BE PATIENT WITH ME! 🙂 Personally, I thought…