Kitchen Herb Garden

Oh my gosh I literally squealed when I saw this project from Laura of Finding Home.  She thought completely out of the box with this vertical herb garden made from an old door, galvanized bins and some serving ware for decorations.  And I bet it smells delightful. This is a piece of art and quite brilliant..and functional!

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350 Calorie Chicken & Basil Pizza

If you started with a New Year’s resolution of eating healthier and getting fit by now you are tired of being good, your eating choices are boring and you are ready to give up, right?  I know that feeling.  I have been going at small changes in my health since August 24th and it is HARD.  The eating portion of being healthy will always be my biggest struggle.  What can I say I love food! And not just any food.  Cinnamon rolls, cookies, candy, and chocolate kinda food.

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Basil Parmesan Orzo Recipe

It is not often I share a recipe on here.  So you know when I do it is a good one.  I am obsessed with BASIL.  Ever since growing it last year for the first time, I devour it any chance I get.  In fact, on my 35th birthday last year, my hubby was talking to my son about what they should get me for the big day.  My son replied “I don’t know but it must have basil in it, she LOVES BASIL.”  It’s true!  While most green leafy things turn me off I give anything with BASIL a chance.  

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Basil Recipe {How to Make Basil Butter}

Basil is probably one of the easiest herbs to grow.  With a little sunshine and water it sprouts fast and can easily take over your garden if not given haircuts every now and again.  I am absolutely in love with basil.  I love pesto and decided that this would be the year that I try {…Read More…}