15 Can’t Miss Pinterest Recipes

Posted by Lisa on June 27th, 2013

If you’re anything like me, you have a huge Pinterest board loaded with mouth-watering recipes you have yet to try.  For the past few months I have been slowly making each recipe from my recipe board for a weeknight dinner. The result? Most were delicious and even one picky-eater approved (cough cough, John)! Today I will share […]

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Prepping for Baby #2

Posted by John on March 25th, 2013

Hey guys!  First off, yesterday was Lisa’s birthday.  She’s turned 25 again.  It wouldn’t be appropriate to tell you how many times she’s turned 25, so let’s just stick with 25.  To celebrate, we drove to Delaware to get Mexican for dinner.  There aren’t any good places near us unfortunately.  Although Delaware isn’t too far […]

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Irish Recipes

Posted by Lisa on March 17th, 2013

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! We hope you had a good weekend! We were busy with “second baby preparations,” which we will be sharing in the next few weeks, btw. We did get a chance to have a low key, but tasty St. Patty’s day dinner! First off, I made homemade honey butter at John’s request. […]

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Our Daughter’s Wiggles Themed Birthday Party

Posted by John on February 7th, 2013

Happy Friday everybody! Hope your week has been a good one. Last Saturday we celebrated our daughter’s 2nd birthday with a small family party. I guess small family is kind of a relative term in this case. Plus we had a few neighbors. We decided to go with a Wiggles theme since she’s a HUGE […]

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Christmas Cookies

Posted by Lisa on December 13th, 2012

Every year I make Christmas cookies with my mom. We’ve been making them together since I was a little kid with my grandmom. Since we’ve been married, I’ve also been putting together a cookie tray for John to take to his office Christmas party. We always make certain traditional Italian cookies and every year try […]

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Thanksgiving, Revisited

Posted by Lisa on November 14th, 2012

Hey hey! Can you believe Turkey Day is a week away? I feel like Halloween was just last week! Wait a sec, if you live in New Jersey, then Halloween may have been celebrated last week. Time is really flying by. Good ole Saint Nicholas will here before we all know it (or have time […]

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Pinterest Challenge : Rice Crispy Treats

Posted by Lisa on October 29th, 2012

Hey everybody! So Hurricane Sandy hasn’t been too bad, although it actually hasn’t hit land by the time I’m writing this. We’ll fill you in on Wednesday or Thursday if we have any weather related issues. Hope everyone affected is doing well. If this Pinterest Challenge post seems a little familiar it’s because I posted […]

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Parish Picnics and Potato Pancakes

Posted by John on July 17th, 2012

   On Friday afternoon, Lisa and I took the baby up to Swoyersville in Northeast Pennsylvania to attend my old parish’s annual summer picnic.  My mom and brother still live up there and she volunteers every year, usually helping out in the kitchen during the festival.  I grew up in that parish and have many […]

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Patriotic Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Posted by Lisa on July 4th, 2012

Happy Fourth of July! We hope you have a great holiday. We are laying low and working on the house (surprised!?). I am planning a faux cookout thanks to my Griddler. To serve as the dessert, I whipped up a batch of patriotic chocolate chip cookie bars. This recipe is courtesy of my mom. She […]

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Gourmet Madeleine Cookies

Posted by Lisa on June 19th, 2012

Welcome to baked goods Wednesday!  Like that?  I just made it up! I love baking! I try and bake as much as possible, but it’s hard to find the time. I do try and cook at home a lot and try new recipes and I love finishing a great homemade meal with a homemade dessert. […]

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