Living with Not Perfect

Living with Not Perfect

So if you love perusing Pinterest for home decor and DIY ideas, you can get really discouraged about your home – especially if you are a renter, like me.  We hope to one day buy a house, but right now it’s just not an option for us.  When we moved in our house 4 years […]

Dark Chocolate Cranberry Granola Bars

Dark Chocolate Cranberry Granola Bars

I’ve been wanting to make some granola bars for a while.  I  have probably pinned at least five different recipes, but never tried to make them.  I found this recipe the other day, and I had all the ingredients for it- close enough anyway.  I always like to change up something.  It’s really easy and […]

Black Bean Nachos

Black Bean Nachos

These nachos were birthed out of a need to cut back on meat in our house.  After eating one bite, I realized I was never going to make nachos with meat again.  They are amazing!  John even said to specify that he likes them better than beef nachos.  That’s saying a lot from a guy. […]

Southern Style Pork Egg Rolls

Southern Style Pork Egg Rolls

This is the last installment of our smoked pork adventure.  After making pulled pork tacos, we decided to take our cue from the Far East and make egg rolls.  The ingredients are basically the same, but the flavors and method is a little different.  We actually made the cabbage, carrots and cilantro mixture for the […]