After School Snack Ideas

After School Snack Ideas

With school starting later this month, I wanted to share a few favorite After School Snack Ideas that our girls enjoyed when they were young. Simple and easy to prepare, these snacks will satisfy kids of all ages–young and old. Our daughters always rode the …

Labor Day Menu Ideas

Labor Day Menu Ideas

Labor Day is the last Summer Holiday before days turn short and the air turns cool–A perfect time for one last BBQ with the family. Try one or all of these Labor Day Menu Ideas to help celebrate your weekend.   Labor Day Menu Ideas …

Country Chuckwagon Dinner

Country Chuckwagon Dinner

Living in the country with horses and cowboys, I love a good Country Chuckwagon Dinner. It doesn’t have to be authentic–out in the pasture cooked over an open fire. Just throw out a red checkered tablecloth, brew up some tea (or coffee), grab your cast …

Summer Shrimp Boil

Summer Shrimp Boil

Plan a Summer Shrimp Boil for your Family I enjoyed my first Shrimp Boil at my mother-in-law’s house one summer at a family gathering, when she dumped pots of scrumptious seafood right out onto a patio table lined with newspapers. It was awe-inspiring! A dinner …

Camping Menu Ideas

Camping Menu Ideas

Summer is a favorite time for our family to go camping in the mountains. Here are a few of our favorite Camping Menu Ideas when cooking in the wild. When our girls were young, we would pack up our large canvas tent, sleeping bags, propane cook …