Banana Bread

This lovely recipe was inspired by my need to clean out and organize my over stocked freezer. I had a bag of ripened peeled bananas I found buried in the freezer. I either needed to throw them out or use them. I haven’t had any desire to cook or play in the kitchen for awhile…

Little star

  The other beat of my heart. My little star. My perfect slice pie! I never knew what love was and how much it could hurt or how much happiness I would feel until I met you. The first look I shared with you That very moment I knew nothing would ever compare to you….

Morning Breakfast with Teenagers

I woke up in the morning to a pile of teenage girls camped out in the living room. It was the perfect setting for breakfast with teenagers. I didn’t have to run off to work and they were hungry little gremlins. Stella, (my daughters friend) was ready to to do some cooking! As usual I…

Chicken and Waffles!

My daughter loves her some chicken and waffles. She’s also a teenager with a short attention span. I like to make her chicken and waffles when we actually get a morning together but I know I’ve got to be quick about it or she will fill up on easy access junk and be out the…

Po’ Boy Subs

What Maia Wants Maia Gets! My daughter has been begging me to make her a Shrimp Po’ Boy since she got back from a summer trip to Port Aransas. She said it was the best thing she ever ate! So, of course I accepted the challenge for her to love mine as much! Since I…

What Maia Wants Maia Gets

This insanely delicious meal started with me making my daughter carry home two whole organic chickens that were on sale at Whole Foods for .99 cents a pound. I would have been happy to carry them home myself but, I work there and didn’t get off until after the store closed. We only live a…