Christmas Wraps

To put it lightly, I was a little concerned over sticking to my diet for the holidays.  To make things easier on myself, I set a goal of just not gaining anything.  If I could stay at the weight I began Christmas with, I would be happy, and I was successful!  Surprisingly, I was ableContinue reading “Christmas Wraps”

Honey-Lime Chicken Enchiladas

Honey-Lime Chicken EnchiladasSource: The Sisters Cafe Lately, Nate and I have been working opposite schedules…he works 2pm-12:30am and I work 8am-5pm.  During our first year of marriage, I would actually wait up until he got off so I could catch up with him.  Now, not so much…I am just too tired from my job andContinue reading “Honey-Lime Chicken Enchiladas”

Peachy Pineapple Corn Salsa

 I can not believe it is November and Thanksgiving is right around the corner.  After putting up and cleaning up the Halloween decorations I thought, why do we spend so much time decorating our homes, only to take it all down in what feels like days later?  So, I am going to start decorating forContinue reading “Peachy Pineapple Corn Salsa”

Funky Chicken Salad

Is it just me or has this year been flying by?  I can’t believe Halloween has already come and gone.  Oh well, now a chef’s favorite holiday is around the corner! Two important lessons I learned this October… 1.  Never buy Halloween candy 2 weeks early 2.  Never buy Halloween candy you actually like IContinue reading “Funky Chicken Salad”

Spinach and Onion Quesadillas

Nate was supposed to be off today, but had to close at the last minute.  So that leaves me to figure out something to make for dinner alone, but will also be good reheated for whenever Nate gets off.  I have trouble thinking of what to cook on a whim (he went to school forContinue reading “Spinach and Onion Quesadillas”

Our Favorite Chili

 I’ve tried a lot of different chili recipes, and had never made one to brag about.  Most chili’s, to me, all taste the same.  They may have a variation in the beans used or no beans for that matter, but all in all, not much of a difference in taste.  So by combining a fewContinue reading “Our Favorite Chili”