How To Enjoy This Smooth Summer Smoothie

It’s hot outside. It’s hot inside. It’s hot in the pool. It’s hot in ~your hot spot here~. What’s an ohsohot person to do?! Enjoy a smooth summer smoothie, that’s what! DON’T LEAVE!!! I know, I know – it’s green. Try and ignore that for a minute. I swear it’s refreshing and delicious. OMT! won’t […]

How To: Burgers Made in the Oven

In the dead of winter, I long for Garry’s smoked-on-the-grill burgers. Then spring comes, GLORIOUS SPRING!, but sometimes he’s too busy to grill, so I find my cravings go unsatisfied (the humanity!). What’s a gal to do when she’s jonesing for a grilled burger? One saddy sad day, with no burgers in sight, I decided […]

Tired of Looking for a New and Easy Cauliflower Dish?

  OMT CONFESSION: I am not a fan of cauliflower, but I eat it because it’s good for me (so grown up!). Following the fact that I’m not a fan (my nose is wrinkled as I type), I’m tired of looking for new and easy cauliflower dishes. Are you? I am happy to report I […]

Who Doesn’t Love Easy to Make Fajitas?

Pressed for time? Want to keep your cool (in the kitchen and everywhere else)? Need an easy recipe? Try these slow-cooker fajitas over a bed of rice. Perfection. Yum! I am a from-scratch meal maker.  Yet, for this recipe I used a boil-in-the-bag rice (the horror!). If you’re pressed for time, use instant rice, or […]

When You Need a Heapin’ Help Of Chocolate

Some days you need a heapin’ help of chocolate: STAT! Chocolate Bomb Cookies were built for those kind of days. They’re actually my favorite cookie (and, at the moment, Sweet E’s) in the entire world. THE ENTIRE WORLD. I mean – LOOK AT IT! Chocolate Bomb Cookies Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda […]

How to Please a Crowd with Roasted Potatoes

Please a crowd with roasted potatoes?! Are you wondering if I’ve lost my ever-living? SPOILER ALERT: I haven’t. Roasted potatoes can be a most humdrum dish, right? Snoresville, baby. WAKE UP! Not these flavor bombs of OHMYGOSH-WHAT’S-IN-THESE?! They are a true crowd pleaser, throwing a FlAvOr FiEsTa for your mouth. Ingredients: 4 cups fat-diced potatoes, […]

How To WOW Your Peach Lovers

Tired of the same ol’ peach cobbler? Looking for a new way to WOW your peach-lovers? OMT! to the rescue with a Peach Crumble Coffee Cake! This peach crumble is made in an iron skillet! Fun! It calls for peeled peaches, so click the link at the end of the sentence if you want to […]

How To Make a Delicious Riced Cauliflower Stir Fry

I see you wrinkling your nose. Riced cauliflower instead of actual rice in a stir fry?! Yep. I was supremely skeptical too, but I’m here to tell you it’s delicious and easy. Garry had two bowls. Pickiest veggie test-subject – was convinced! Let’s get to it! CAULIFLOWER STIR FRY, aka FRIED RICE Ingredients: 1 medium-sized […]

Do You Know How to Rice Cauliflower?

Have you ever tried riced cauliflower? Do you know how to rice cauliflower? Up until recently, I hadn’t, nor knew how. Of course, I decided to take the plunge and rice me some cauliflower, then come here and jibber-jabber all about it! Start by buying a firm full head of the white veggie, with no […]

Your Little People Will Love This Mac and Cheese

Little people, aka toddlers and ittie-bitties under five, are so hard to please, aren’t they? One minute they love something, the next minute they hate it. YES! NOOO! YEEES! NOOOOOO! It’s exhausting. Mac and cheese is a staple, for sure; one meal almost all of ’em love. This mac and cheese is Sweet E (a […]