Take a Minute Before You Call CPS

Take a Minute BeforeYou CallCPS

Recently in Maryland, two parents had their worst nightmare come true. Their children didn’t come home when they were supposed to. When they finally located their children three hours later, they were at a police station. Why? Were they committing a crime? Were they part of an elementary school kiddie gang that rips off little old ladies? [Read more…]

DIY Makeup Organizers

DIY Makeup Organizers

I don’t have a traditional makeup table so it’s gets covered with makeup regularly. I need to get some kind of organization going so I decided to make my own holders. I got two plain white mugs from the dollar store and went to work.  [Read more…]

Crockpot Steak Tips

CrockpotSteak Tips

Steak is always a favorite around here but I wanted to switch it up. These are easy to make and come out nice and tender since they are made in the crockpot. A great thing to make when you don’t have a lot of time for prep.  [Read more…]

Baked Potato Soup

Baked Potato Soup

 

I love potatoes. I don’t know if it’s because I’m Irish or if it’s just because they are amazing, but if we had another potato famine, I would defiantly feel the pain. One of my favorite potato dishes is Baked potatoes so when I saw this recipe for Baked Potato Soup, I decided to try it out. I made this in the crockpot so it was very easy to prep and it came out delicious. [Read more…]

How to Save Your Cast Iron

How to SaveYour CastIron

I think it’s safe to say that a cast iron pan is one of the best things you can cook with. It’s sturdy, it’s oven safe and it requires very little maintenance to take care of. But you do still have to take care of it. There is nothing worse than a rusty cast iron. If your pan has seen better days or you picked one up at a yard sale and want to spruce it up, here’s what you do. [Read more…]

Mexican Chicken Pot Pie

Mexican Chicken Pot Pie

 

This was an experiment I decided to try out. My husband LOVES chicken pot pie and I decided to make it for him one day. But I decided to use leftover Chicken Chili instead of cooking an whole new chicken to shred. So I made a spicy, Mexican themed version of pot pie that went over extremely well. If you want to do it my way, make the Chicken Chili a day or two ahead of time (recipe here) and then make this with the leftovers. [Read more…]