Instant Pot Mixed Berry Jam

Instant Pot Mixed Berry Jam

Take advantage of all those seasonal berries and a few minutes of free time and make this Instant Pot Mixed Berry Jam. My new favorite way to liven up breakfast and even dessert.  As you can probably tell, I’m still obsessed with the Instant Pot over here. Although I do imagine I won’t be using it

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Mexicorn Dip

Mexicorn Dip

If you are looking for a super simple yet delicious appetizer, this Mexicorn Dip is just what you need. Only 4 ingredients and a few minutes required to make this delicious dip. **Update: This post was originally shared in 2013. Photos and text have been updated to better reflect the voice and style of this

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Lemony Mint Pesto Pasta Salad

Lemony Mint Pesto Pasta Salad

After a long winter, bring some bright, refreshing flavors to the table with this Lemony Mint Pesto Pasta Salad.  I am so ready for Spring guys. These last few months have been long and cold and harsh here in Nebraska and I’m OVER it. I’m also ready for some grass in our yard so we don’t

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Photo Friday {08.11.17}

Photo Friday

I’m sharing all my favorite photos from our recent trip to Jamaica in today’s Photo Friday post. There was beach time, playing in the pool and off resort excursions that combined to create the perfect family vacation.  You guys. Jamaica was totally dreamy. The warm green, blue water. The white powdery beaches. The friendly people

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Photo Friday {07.07.17}

Photo Friday

This week’s Photo Friday is featuring our 4th of July celebration as well as some favorite recipes from the week.  We went to the College Home Run Derby on Saturday night in Omaha which is followed by a huge firework display. We’ve done it every year since we moved to Nebraska and it’s one of

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BBQ Chicken Sandwiches with Broccoli Slaw

BBQ Chicken Sandwiches with Broccoli Slaw

Change up this summer’s barbecue menu with these simple and delicious BBQ Chicken Sandwiches with Broccoli Slaw. A soft potato bun, a quick slaw and sweet and spicy BBQ chicken create the perfect sandwich that will make you forget all about the cheeseburgers. It’s July guys. Cliche coming up but I can’t believe how fast summer

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Photo Friday {06.30.17}

Photo Friday

I’m sharing the fun week we had along with books I’ve read recently and some things I’m loving on the internet. It’s Photo Friday time. This post contains affiliate links. That means if you click a link and purchase I may receive a small commission at no cost to you. Please know I only recommend

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Turkey Club Burgers

Turkey Club Burger

These Turkey Club Burgers are loaded with thick-cut bacon, melted cheddar, lettuce, tomato and avocado to create a new summer favorite. Perfect for the 4th of July because what screams America more than bacon and burgers? Do you guys love those crazy burgers with 15 toppings that you can’t even bite into? They are everywhere

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Photo Friday {06.23.17}

Photo Friday

Today’s Photo Friday is catching you up on our Vegas trip, books I’ve read, extreme weather and just life in general.   Last week Joel’s company had their annual retreat in Vegas so we were there Monday through Thursday. It’s usually a 4 day weekend rather than during the week so it was a little

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