• Breakfast,  Featured,  Kid favorites,  Make Ahead,  Travel

    Maple Pecan Granola

    Let’s talk about easy breakfasts. There are two things I make every single week to make breakfast easier including hardboiled eggs and granola. Granola is so healthy and versatile. Sometimes we put it over yogurt, french toast or as an add-in to our store-bought cereal to give it more crunch. When we’re feeling fancy, we make a parfait layered with granola, chia pudding, yogurt, jam and fruit.  This granola recipe is so simple with just 5 base ingredients. Sometimes we add cinnamon, dried fruit, chocolate chips or dried coconut, but the base recipe is so good and easy you could make it in your sleep.  Each week, I make a batch and store…

  • Featured,  Freezer Meals,  Kid favorites,  Make Ahead

    Easy Bolognese Sauce

    I love cities. Rome, Chicago, London, Paris, NYC, Charleston, San Francisco, Nashville, Austin, Hong Kong, Istanbul, to name a few. I love the energy and the assault on the senses – the lights and noises. Whenever I go somewhere new, I spend a lot of time figuring out the layout of a city, the transportation system and reading reviews of all the top places to visit. Where do you get your laundry done? What characters might you find roaming the streets? Where do you find good coffee? As much as I love cities, I love where I get to hang my hat and the place that I call home. I’ve lived in Abingdon,…