Hiii (*waves nervously*) Let's kick this off with the confession that I am not a foodie or a chef or a professional meal planner. I'm a newbie who still let's the milk go bad and forgets to use the bananas before they're squishy and grey. Alright. Now that my credentials are out of the way... … Continue reading Meal Planning (or “How to Keep Most of Your Groceries From Going Bad”)
Today I'm linking up real fast with Julie & Jacqui to share some quick, easy, smaller-portion recipes for those spending the holidays with a smaller crowd- think one to three people. I don't usually do recipe posts, but these are go-to ones for me that come in handy when you've got some leftover ham or … Continue reading Holiday (or any day) Recipes link-up
Welp, it's Monday. I try to be grateful for every single morning, but Mondays make it tough. Ya know? A few weeks ago I won a free week of HelloFresh (which included the 'Classic Box' -three meals for two people). No one asked me to write a post. No one is giving me money. I … Continue reading Life as Louise & HelloFresh
Happy Friday ❤︎ Things got pretty serious on Wednesday so I want to spread some joy & change the mood around here today... This week K and I wandered out of our comfort zone and popped into a new local eatery: Dough Co. Doughnuts & Coffee. Right off the bat I will admit that I … Continue reading Friday Favorites: Dough Co.
A long while ago I made this post about adulthood and the reality of it verses my childhood perceptions. Piggy-backing on that, there are some foods that I HATED as a kid that I now rely on really enjoy. Let me first say that I am not a picky eater. I love veggies and fruits. … Continue reading Change of Palate
My new favorite baby is due on February 9th. Her parents, Nic & Erica, just happen to be our best friends. This is their first baby and they are going to be such amazing parents! We are 1 month and 3 days away from the arrive of their new nugget and just less than a … Continue reading My Best Friend’s Baby
For my Halloween party I made Jell-O shots in a syringe. They're a smaller dose of shot-y goodness, but they are SO much easier than running your finger (or tongue) around the edge of the shot glass. These are super easy and they make a TON since it's such a small dose. At your local … Continue reading Actual Jell-O Shots