6 Pantry Staples We Always Have on Hand

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Sometimes you just don't have time for grocery shopping. Or meal planning, or even cooking dinner. Other times you may have to...

Delicious California Taco Rice Recipe Everyone will Love

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When we lived in Southern California a decade ago (yes, Janet, a decade ago) we frequented the nighttime Farmer's Market known as...

6 Surprising Foods You Can Freeze

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Freezing full meals or ingredients gives you the flexibility to buy in bulk or save money when there’s a sale. Freezing comes...

7 Unique Pumpkin Recipes that Won’t Put You on Pumpkin Overload

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Fall is here, and you know that means cooler weather, beautiful colors and of course all the fabulous pumpkin recipes. The favorite...

How to Make Amazing Crockpot Tex-Mex Chicken Fajitas

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Whether you’re a native Texan living far, far away from your hometown’s famous taco trucks, or you’re simply an aficionado who has...

Warm and Cozy Comfort Food Fall Recipes that Your Kids Will...

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Fall has finally come. Maybe it's still technically summer but since Starbucks released their Pumpkin Spice collection, everyone else (including us here...

5 Life-Saving Meal Planning Tips

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Do you find yourself rushing around a few times a week, scrambling to get dinners together for the family? And more often...

5 Comfort Dishes for Your Next Meal Train

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Growing up meal trains were less official than they are now, but they were just as efficient. When a neighbor had a...

5 Yummy School Lunch Ideas That Will Shake Up Your Kids...

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This post is sponsored by iHerb. Your kids are headed back to school and that means its time...

Taste Test: Japanese Snacks with Live Iwakuni

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It's happened. You've been in one of those immaculate Japanese 7-11s and after the initial shock of how sparkly clean it...

5 Easy & Kid-Friendly Vegan Snacks

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If you're a busy parent, chances are that you've fallen victim to giving your child those easy go-to snacks that are packed...

Shopping for Japanese Wines with Live Iwakuni

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The great Robert Louis Stevenson once said, “Wine is bottled poetry,” and folks, we couldn’t agree more. Its bottled poetry, bottled...

Go-To Camping Meals for the Adventurous Family

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It’s a funny thing about nature: No matter what season it is, we can always find solace sitting in a chair, eyes transfixed on...

10 Tips to Grill Like a Pro

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For those that meal plan, it is not uncommon to have at least one night a week designated to a certain type of cuisine...

9 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Cook in Your Air...

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A few years ago, the Instant Pot was the hottest thing in the kitchen. Lives were changed with the programmable pressure cooker....

5 Easy Meal Ideas For PCS Season

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So, your spouse has orders overseas and now it's time to get the house packed. Between navigating all of the paperwork, appointments, and timelines...

Delicious Freezable Breakfast Burritos for Busy Mornings

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This post is sponsored by Produce for Kids Ahhh, weekday mornings. You gently open up your eyes...

Five Ways to Make Deployment Dinners Easier

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When deployment has got you down the motivation to make elaborate meals is close to nil. Which is why as dinner time...

Mastering Kansas City Style Barbecue Sauce

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One of the perks of getting stationed in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas is the close proximity to Kansas City. And, if the Food Network has...

Cook the Perfect Valentine’s Day Dinner

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Valentine's Day is one of those fun holidays. It's the kind where you are not obligated to travel far and wide to visit family...

5 Super Bowl Snack Ideas for Game Day

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So, you're gearing up for the Super Bowl! Whether your favorite team is playing or not, the Super Bowl is a fun excuse to...

Trying All the Commissary Ramen Noodles

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Ramen has always been there to carry us through the good and bad times. Broke college student, empty fridge, tired as a mother, or...

3 Soup Recipes to Keep You Warm Through Winter

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It's winter. And, depending on where you're stationed, it is probably cold, or at least colder than you'd like. For example, 60 degrees and...

5 Easy and Healthy Kid-Friendly Lunches

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After what feels like a 25-hour-long morning, you want your little one to have a nice, healthy lunch, but you also want it to...

Food For A Kid’s Party

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Kid's party food can be tricky...children can be notoriously picky eaters, and sometimes the occasion calls for more than just a few pizzas (although,...

Cookie Exchange Favorites

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Cookie exchanges can be hosted in a variety of ways, and we've been to them all! There's the laid-back exchange, where you bring your own...

Eating at a Dinner Party When You’re on a Special Diet

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You’ve decided to start a new diet. Yes, diet is a four-letter word, so if it makes you feel better, call it a lifestyle....

Cooking For Crowds

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Food brings people together, and, as a military family, food is at the center of a lot of our relationships. Cooking for a crowd...

Thanksgiving Side Dishes to Wow a Crowd: Sweet Potato Soufflé

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Thanksgiving is fast approaching, and with the holiday season comes a flurry of fall-themed recipes that will no doubt flood the internet. It can be...

No-Fail Potluck Recipes

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Do you have an upcoming event that calls for everyone to bring a dish? Stand out from the sea of pasta salads and mac-n-cheese...

5 Favorite Squash and Pumpkin Recipes for Fall

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Falling leaves, cardigans, a crisp breeze, pumpkin spice lattes...these are just a few of the signs that autumn is officially here! With the changing of...

Southern Shrimp and Grits Recipe

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When you think of Southern food, you probably immediately think fried. While you certainly would be correct about that, there are also some interesting...

Healthy Lunch Ideas

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Lunch for a mom is hard. Sometimes eating at all during the day is hard. Cue binge eating. Who hasn't eaten an abandoned peanut butter...

Cheddar and Apple Grilled Cheese for a Wholesome, Kid-Friendly Recipe

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This post is sponsored by Produce for Kids As moms, our go-to meal plans can kind of get...boring. Now that the school year has begun...

4 Recipes To Make The Most Out Of Peach Season

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Summer: It's that magical time of the year when the days are longer, the weather is warmer, and many fruits and vegetables are at...

How To Make Perfect Homemade Margaritas

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You don’t grow up two hours north of the Texas-Mexico border and not acquire a taste for margaritas. For the beginner margarita drinker, lesson...