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Tasty Good Bolognese Sauce

Not to toot my own horn or anything, but I love my bolognese sauce. Okay, maybe I am tooting my own horn, but I’m pretty proud of my sauce and could eat a whole bowl on top of noodles, spinach, rice or just by itself.  But have you ever worked on something and been really proud of it and then somebody makes a comment and ruins the whole thing? That’s what I let my husband do.  Well, I guess he didn’t ruin it just annoyed me more than anything. (more…)

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Quick Chicken Pot Pie for Busy Weeknights

Quick chicken pot pie is for when, in the span of three days, your kid tells you he lost his ASB card, his water bottle, and his soccer team jacket.  Kids.  I feel for him though.  As Kyle’s been transitioning into middle school, his days have gotten busier, and he seems more overwhelmed.  It’s a lot to carry a backpack that weighs 16lbs (no joke,) catch the city bus every day, navigate multiple classes, and participate in two sports.  But he’s crushing it, and this mama is so proud. (more…)

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The Best Waffled Grilled Cheese

A few weeks ago I was making waffles for the kiddos and I was cursing my waffle iron.  It takes up storage space in my kitchen and I only use it for waffles.  But my kiddos LOVE waffles so I have to keep it.  If I have to keep it, I should use it more but that’s a lot of waffles.  Then it came to me, I can use my waffle iron like a panini press for grilled cheese sandwiches. (more…)

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