Mouthwatering {Mondays?} – Week 34

chicken parmesan wonton cups

Do you know what happens when you don’t hit SCHEDULE POST on your MWM post? Nothing.  That’s What. {le sigh} Hey y’all! How was your week?  The weekend? Did y’all survive without FOOTBALL?!!! We roadtripped to waaaaay East Texas, the kids saw their first snow, and my youngest brother-in-law got married. Here’s the kids enjoying… 

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Mouthwatering Mondays {Week 32}

princess the baker

Happy Monday, y’all! Today is an exceptionally wonderful Monday, it’s my sweet husband’s 38th birthday!  LOVE YOU, NATHAN! In celebration of Nathan’s birthday, Princess baked him a cake all by herself.  This is her first solo baking experience, and I’m so proud of her <3 My kitchen may look like a cocoa powder/powdered sugar bomb… 

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Mouthwatering Mondays {Week 31}

Homemade Caramel Corn: Growing up Gabel

Happy Monday, y’all! Mouthwatering Mondays is a bit late this week. Our internet blew up yesterday, so I’m sitting here at the new Jimmy Changa’s in Katy, having a margarita and fajitas while I write this up.  The kids are playing on the playground, and I’m grateful for restaurants with good food, kid friendly areas,… 

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Mouthwatering Mondays {Week 30}

sugar cookie doughnuts

Happy Monday, y’all! I’m excited to jump back into the Mouthwatering Mondays gig.  It’s like slipping into a favorite pair of comfy jeans, and having them fit perfectly; like biscuits and gravy – chicken fried lobster and creme brulee’ french toast… a perfect pairing. Let’s dive right in and get started! Our favorite Saturday restaurant… 

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Mouthwatering Mondays 2014 {week 29}

cheesy ham and hashbrown breakfast casserole

Welcome back, y’all!  It’s the first Mouthwatering Monday of 2014!!! Can y’all believe that it’s 2014 already? It’s been a hot minute since we’ve had Mouthwatering Mondays, and I blame the holidays.. and the flu… and the holidays. Although I must tell y’all – taking a break is lovely. Thanks to all of y’all who’ve… 

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Mouthwatering Mondays {Week 26}

Mad Hatter Halloween Costume for girls

Happy Monday, y’all! I hope y’all had a wonderful weekend, and that y’all’s Halloween was as fun as ours!  This was our first Halloween in our new neighborhood and the kids declared it “THE BEST Halloween EVER”   Y’all were definitely in the mood for treats last week! Oh my word, y’all had my mouth… 

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Mouthwatering Mondays {Week 25}

spiced pumpkin caramel sauce

Happy Monday, y’all! Were your weekends amazing?  Mine was filled with Mad Hattery, Sleepovers, late night giggles, 1 1/2″ of rain, and some amazing Shiner Bock Chili that we made into frito pies. …and then my head exploded when people told me they’ve never had fritos, and others who’ve never had frito pies. My poor… 

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Mouthwatering Mondays {Week 24}

roasted pumpkin, chipotle, black bean soup-073

Remember when Rebecca Black sang that song, *Friday* I wonder why they haven’t done a *Monday* version Last week was crazy, good, but crazy! Princess perfected her back walkover (WOOT!) I catered a wedding shower for a neighbor’s cousin. (un) related – God Bless you and keep you if you do catering out of your… 

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Mouthwatering Mondays {Week 23}


I would like to know how it’s Monday, again. Wasn’t yesterday Monday? WHERE HAS THE TIME GONE?!? I’ve been photographing field trips and fun runs and decorating the house for Halloween {dear retail stores — let us have October.  BACK OFF THE CHRISTMAS CRAZY} Seriously, y’all. Christmas started coming out in August… STOP THE INSANITY…. 

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Mouthwatering Mondays {Week 22}

slow cooker roasted garlic mashed potatoes

Home again, home again jiggity jog. I had the most amazing time at the Better Blog Retreat in Park City, Utah this past weekend.  While there, I  was blessed to be reunited with dearly cherished  friends, I bunked (literally) with old and new friends, I watched snow fall with new friends, was completely floored by… 

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Mouthwatering Mondays {Week 20}

French Onion Mac and Cheese by I Wash, You Dry

Hey y’all!  I had the most amazing weekend at Blog Elevated in Houston.  I learned a tremendous amount about Pinterest, Vlogging,  SEO, Entrepreneurship; met a bunch of new bloggers and was inspired by something different around every single corner. Oh, and I roomed with Jenny, which pretty much means no matter what the weekend would… 

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