Country White Sandwich Bread

Last week as I was running around Pricechopper quickly trying to get a few things while the kids stayed in the car with the Mr. I grabbed two loaves of bread. They were BOGO, and I love BOGOs!  The boys love, love, love french toast in the morning. In fact, sometimes, the only way I … Continue reading

Spicy Honey Mustard

For an afternoon snack the Mr. threw some frozen sweet potato fries in the oven. He likes them with ketchup, I on the other-hand, am not a fan of the tomato concoction, so I whipped up some honey mustard to remedy the situation. The only dip for sweet potato fries if you ask me. It … Continue reading

Cream of Cheddar and Asparagus Soup

Asparagus is one of my favorite vegetables. Not only does it taste great, but it reminds me of being a kid. My grandmother had a patch of asparagus in her garden, though I don’t recall anyone ever eating it!  I spent a lot of time playing in Gram Ruth’s flower beds as she weeded and … Continue reading

The Enlightened Kitchen

Welcome to The Enlightened Kitchen!  Take a look into our kitchen, this is what you will see: A family with two young boys exploring new recipes Discovery of better shopping techniques to save us money Recreation of prepackaged foods to remove preservatives from our diet Meal planning/Freezer meals Oh, and of course, lots of photos … Continue reading