Oven Roasted Potatoes

Hi guys! Can you believe May is almost over? The kids just had their last day of school and, to be honest, it’s a bit daunting to think about the days ahead and all the food that will be consumed over the next 8 weeks. Summer food can be fun, because it typically means simple, […]

Baked Parmesan Sweet Potatoes

I have a new found love for Sweet Potatoes. Growing up I thought they were so gross. Now, I can’t get enough of them!! 😀 I think my husband was the one who converted me. I remember when we were dating and we went to Texas Roadhouse. He ordered a Sweet Potato as a side […]

Crock Pot Green Beans

Truth bomb! I dislike most vegetables, but especially green beans. “Why are you sharing recipes with us that you don’t like?!,” you might ask…. Well, I’m grown up enough to admit that my tastes buds are still 5! And I realize that the rest of the grown up world has grown up taste buds. Everyone […]

Penne, Tomato and Mozzarella Salad

The kids are heading back to school but summer is far from over here on the west coast. Simple, light pastas are still a must-have at the weekend barbecues. And since everyone loves a good pasta, I’m sharing another awesome recipe that you’ll want to add to your Pasta Pinterest board. 🙂 Check out the […]

Slow Cooker Cheesy Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Hello again, Lil’ Luna readers! It’s Alicia from The Baker Upstairs, and I have the most delicious fall recipe to share with you today! Now that the days are getting colder, I love coming home from work to something warm and delicious in the slow cooker, and what could be better than homemade mashed potatoes? These […]

60+ Thanksgiving Side Dishes

I honestly get giddy when I think about the holidays. I admit I’m less giddy when I know I’ll be away from family back home, but I’m still excited to spend this time with my own little family along with some friends here in Texas. 😉 I’m especially excited for Thanksgiving. My daughter has the […]

20+ Side Dishes

I am always looking for great side dish recipes to try out! I noticed that there were tons of recipes in last week’s link party that would be perfect as a side for any meal… from Mexican to Barbecue. Did you notice them too? If not, no worries – I’ve rounded up my favorites from […]