how to help your kids fall in love with fish and seafood

how to make fish for non fish lovers- this white fish recipe is the perfect intro to seafood

Our family lives on a fishing beach on the coast, which means that our sweet neighbors often drop by with their ‘catch of the day’ to share- everything from tuna to barracuda to sardines to cuttle fish to crabs to an entire bucket of clams. Drew and I love seafood, so this is pretty much [...]

more freezer crockpot cooking recipes

freezer crockpot cooking recipes

  Last fall, when I went to go hang out with my sis and new baby niece, I put together a batch of freezer meals for her. However, the post got buried and I just rediscovered it this week! While I was there, we ate one of the batches of Texas Chowder together (YUM!), and [...]

more freezer crockpot recipes

Well, friends, I am pretty excited about today’s post. Mostly, I’m excited that I finally got another round of Freezer Crockpot Cooking finished (you might remember that freezer cooking and make-ahead meals have been absolutely revolutionary for this busy mama). I love making dinners for our family, and at the same time, love having the [...]

winter whites tutorial and recipe round up

I can’t believe Winter Whites is a wrap (say that five times fast). Fingers crossed that the lo-ong and drawn out month of February will go fly by just as quickly… Let’s take a look back at all the beautiful projects that were shared. There were some yummy recipes: (Top to bottom, left to right)Puppy [...]

coconut chocolate mousse (quite possibly the world’s best dessert)

how to make coconut chocolate mousse

There are chocolate people in the world (lots of them). And there are coconut people (a slightly smaller, but still passionate, contingent). But then, there are coconut chocolate people. And, friends, if you are a Chocolate Coconut Lover (like me, and Jordan, and our sister-in-law Tricia, and our dad), prepare to be a.mazed by this [...]

creme brulee croissant french toast

creme brulee croissant french toast recipe, kojodesigns

Ummm, I sort of wish the lovely Ann had never introduced me to the gloriously delicious confection that is Creme Brulee Croissant French Toast. Sort of. But then, had she not, I would’ve missed out on what may be the world’s most delicious brunch dish (and about 1000 calories, but that’s besides the point). And, [...]

butternut squash soup recipe

Soup of the Day (5 of 7)

Our friend Delia hosted the perfect series for November- Soup of the Day. And we shared our recipe for the yummiest soup ever- In case you missed it, here’s our Butternut Squash Soup recipe- Butternut Squash Soup (seriously, my favorite soup- modified from this recipe) 1 1/2 pounds butternut squash 1/2 large onion, chopped 1 [...]

make your own grill rubs (with free printable labels)

make your own grill rubs- gifts for guys

The Gifts for Guys goodness just keeps on coming, y’all. Today’s guest Molly from The Creative Maven is here today with some fabulous recipes to make your own grill rubs (as part of Gifts for Guys)- Hey everyone!  I was so excited to be asked to participate in the Gifts for Guys series over here [...]

DIY cubicle snacks for your man

We’re so excited to welcome today’s guest- Cheri from I Am Momma- Hear Me Roar. We consider her the Queen of Guy Crafting-she’s joining us with a simply fabulous tutorial for Gifts for Guys! Hello Kojo friends!  I’m Cheri from I Am Momma – Hear Me Roar.  I’m excited to be here today, posting on [...]