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Food

Spicy Bacon Cheese Ball

April 23, 2015 duchessoffork 1

I’m always searching for new appetizer ideas. We love to entertain, or constantly find ourselves attending functions for this or that, and I get tired of the same old dips. I tried this cheese ball at an Easter egg hunt and was hooked! So many cheese balls are simple an …

Weekly Meal Plan {4/20-4/24}

April 20, 2015 duchessoffork 0

Happy Monday! It’s been a while since I’ve shared our menu, but I promise I’ve been planning them. I just haven’t been posting. Weeks are getting busy and flying by at record rates. Now that the days are longer and warmer, we’re getting out and a …

Strawberry Pretzel Salad

April 9, 2015 duchessoffork 1

Can you believe that up until this past Easter weekend I’d never tried the beloved Southern Strawberry Pretzel Salad? It’s true. My mom was never into casseroles and congealed salads that many other women in her generation were known for. We never had tuna noodle …

Spring Supper Inspiration

April 2, 2015 duchessoffork 0

You know how they say you should never shop for groceries on an empty stomach? Well, take it from me, you should never pin spring supper ideas on an empty stomach, either. There are so many gorgeous food photos floating around the internet and I want to eat them all! Spring h …

Kitchen Staples

March 18, 2015 duchessoffork 2

A few weeks back I hosted a cooking class with my mom. We had about 15 of my girlfriends over to the house and covered the basics. Pantry staples, meal planning, and easy weeknight suppers. The resounding theme from the busy ladies present was that they need help when it come …

My Favorite Way to Prepare Shakeology

March 9, 2015 duchessoffork 1

I have fallen hard for Shakeology. I have a shake every single day for breakfast. It’s the perfect meal replacement shake, because it’s filled with dense nutrients and fuels me for a great day. I’m on autopilot when it comes to making my shake in the morning …

Weekly Meal Plan {3/2-3/6}

March 2, 2015 duchessoffork 0

I blinked and it’s now March! And my baby boy will be two next week. Where on earth does the time go? Jason and I had an amazing weekend at the Sandestin Hilton, but I’ll share more on that later. For now, it’s back to reality and another round of the 21 Day …

Weekly Meal Plan {2/23-2/27}

February 23, 2015 duchessoffork 0

Oh goodness. We’re dealing with the dreaded stomach bug at our house. Julia was up with it all night Saturday night and now Mac has it. I’m praying it passes quickly and that Jason and I are miraculously spared. We finished our 21 Day Fix yesterday (more to come a …

Weekly Meal Plan {2/16-2/20}

February 16, 2015 duchessoffork 3

Happy President’s Day, friends! I’m thrilled to have the day off and extra time with my little loves. Julia has her first dentist appointment today. Pray for us. Our stove was FINALLY fixed last week, so I had a bit more fun planning our menu for this week. Today …

Weekly Meal Plan {2/9-2/13}

February 9, 2015 duchessoffork 0

Jason and I are one week into our 21 Day Fix and things are going great! I’m blown away by Jason’s dedication. He’s been prepping all is food in advance and munching on grilled chicken, sweet potatoes and carrots throughout the day. We’re looking forwa …