Rachel Lacy

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffin Top Cookies

How many of you start dreaming of all things “pumpkin” when the leaves start changing color? It’s not just me right? Whew … ok.  Now, on to my fall obsession: Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffin Top […]

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If I set down at an Italian restaurant, you can be sure of two things — 1.  My Kidlets are going to begin clamoring for chicken fingers and macaroni and cheese. 2.  I am going […]

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If you know anything about college football, you know that there was a BIG upset this past weekend … a HUGE upset. And I think my husband is STILL dancing with joy over it. Picture […]

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NEW Weekly Recipe Roundup Linky — Add one of your recent recipe posts to the Linky List below. I’ll be honest, I’m not sure what these are — hand pies, stuffed bread, kolaches or “hot […]

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pinnable Azul Beach a Family Friendly Destination Vacation

Last month, I fulfilled every sleep-deprived parent’s dream: I vacationed without my children. Even the Husband stayed home and it was just me — in the Riviera Maya, a mere 20 minutes outside of Cancun […]

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If you’d paid attention to Twitter, Facebook, store ads and commercials, you know what time it is: BACK TO SCHOOL! With two kids who will be “school kids” this year,  I have been trying to […]

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When I was a young thing in college . . . and then a young married thing living in my very grown-up house . . . I thought a trip to the grocery store was […]

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Rice Krispies Treat Sparklers

The Fourth of July — our American Independence Day — has been one of my favorite holidays since childhood, right up there with Christmas.  It’s hot weather and watermelon . . . sparklers and sno-cones […]

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I am not sure about the rest of North America, but in Houston, Texas … summertime is HERE. It’s hot.  Humid.  And we’re just barely into May.  (sigh) With children who want to play outside all day long, I […]

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grilled havarti and apple sandwich

  Did you know we are wrapping up National Grilled Cheese Sandwich month? Seriously, it’s true!  April has been all about Grilled Cheese, which is why we saw variation after variation of the classic sandwich […]

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