Making It With Mom | Chocolate Comforts

Fall draws me to comfort food. I think mostly to baking because I LOVE to bake. I really enjoy making cookies, but chocolate is and always will be the love of my life. While I’m taking part in blogging adventures this is allowing me to dig back into my creative side. I’ve been longing for […]

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Drinking With The Saints Mix Drinks And Cocktails

Working on a fun project for the blog and wanted to share my first recipe out of the, “Drinking with the Saints” book from The Catholic Company. The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is coming up this month, (August 15) to be exact. Let us toast to the Blessed Virgin Mary with a cocktail. […]

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Cancers Back Now What

Three best friends, a full tank, Fleetwood Mac on the play list, Monastery bound, and rainy summer day setting behind us. That is exactly how this little trip to CTCA began. However, the trip left us seeing more cancer on the CT scan and coming back for more chemo infusions. BUT. It’s going to be […]

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Making it With Mom: Cancer Recipe From Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Good Friday morning!! If there is one thing, I could tell you about cancer other than it SUCKS! Is that watching your sugars are uber important. However, it has been SOOOO hard for my mom to keep under control. Her mind plays tricks on her and before you know it, she is literally  in the […]

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Making it with Mom: Crawfish Cornbread – Happy Easter 2017

Happy belated Easter! This Easter we gathered outside amongst the sun and sat down to a fresh mess of crawdads!! In the south that is just what you do on Easter Sunday. Right? Right! I must admit, I have a love/hate relationship with crawfish. I love to eat them. But I seem to NEVER get full on the little mud bugs! […]

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Making It With Mom: Kale Salad

Ok seriously, how beautiful and refreshing does this kale salad look guys! My mom and I came across this salad as a tiny little sample in our local Sams Club store. We both have been wanting to eat better and I’m trying to push all the health food toward her as much as I can, […]

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Making It With Mom: Creamy ‘Smores Hot Chocolate

Nothing I love more than sipping on hot chocolate and the smell of roasted (burnt) marshmallows. This is one of my favorite recipes. Enjoy! Creamy ‘Smores Hot Chocolate with graham crackers and toasted marshmallows on top! Ingredients Condiments · 2 tbsp Chocolate syrup, light · 1/4 tsp Non-bitter chocolate chips Baking & Spices · 1/4 […]

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Making It With Mom: Fudge Brownies

I don’t know what it is, but I’m having a hard time writing anything about this awesome brownie, so I’m going to keep it short and sweet today! Get it? ha! Anyways, nothing brings people together like food and desserts! However, noting brings people together like a funeral either. Unfortunately, this past weekend, this has brought […]

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Making It With Mom: Enjoying Autumn Apples

In my ideal world, I would like to think I would live like Reed Drummonds in a way and live off the land. I would have a collection of farm animals such as: cows, goats, chickens and miniature donkeys. They would all live under great big apple trees surrounding my farmhouse. I would pick fresh apples […]

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