What was on my Christmas Dinner Menu – Day 11 of my Christmas Blog Challenge

Christmas dinner in our house is a big deal. We spend a good amount of time and money making sure to prepare a special meal that is as special as the holiday and time spent with family. This year, we made a Prime Rib and tried something new for us - Yorkshire Pudding!

Creamy Tuscan Chicken over Mashed Potatoes

This Creamy Tuscan Chicken recipe is so simple, and so worth it! I served it over mashed potatoes, and it totally hit the comfort food spot for me. This is a perfect and easy fall dinner that I hope you love!

The Lakehouse Bellevue

I feel like it has been far too long since we had  nice formal date night out, so I put in a special request with hubby for one and he completely delivered! The Lakehouse in Bellevue is a new Jason Wilson restaurant that I have been hearing some buzz about, just opening this past spring. …

Pan Seared Scallops With a Bacon Cream Sauce

I feel like all you need to do is read the title of this recipe to know that it is friggin delicious. A few months back, I would have never thought to eat scallops in a heavier cream sauce like this, but then an experience dining out where I had BAKED scallops in a lovely flavorful sauce just like this sold me for life! Scallops. Bacon. Cream. This recipe is a winner!

Meatless Mondays – Potato Gnocchi w/Avocado Garlic Cream Sauce

Avocado recipes are super in right now. We are a big avocado family too... they were one of our toddler's first favorite foods, and my husband is Mexican and could basically live off of tacos and guacamole. One thing I had never really thought about before was using avocado in a sauce, but I have …