diy cork pumpkin

I was pretty bored one Saturday so decided to get crafty.  I saw a similiar idea on Pinterest but instead of painting it orange, I really wanted to leave the corks wine-stained for a more rustic, natural look.  This was a super easy project that took about 10 minutes.  See below for step by step… Continue reading diy cork pumpkin


turkey biscuit pie

With Thanksgiving next week, it is time to start thinking of what to do with all those leftovers.  Well this recipe is a great idea and super easy.  We found this recipe a couple of years ago and have made it with both, turkey from start to finish and a rotisserie turkey breast, really depending… Continue reading turkey biscuit pie


corn soup with chipotle sour cream

On Sunday we made 2 soups for our "Soup Sunday".  The other, Potato Soup, I posted this past Sunday.  Today I will share the corn chowder recipe.  I also found this one on Pinterest and I feel like it was way easier to make then the potato soup, it only took about 30 minutes, TOTAL.  Chekc out… Continue reading corn soup with chipotle sour cream


vaca frita con tostones

Vaca Frita, literally translates to "Fried Cow",  was (and still is) one of my favorite cuban meals growing up.  Every year, on the day after Thanksgiving my family and I would decorate the house (inside and out) for Christmas.  Meanwhile, my grandmother (Lita) was inside cooking this meal for us so after we were outside… Continue reading vaca frita con tostones