Hi, I'm Liz

I'm a midwestern girl who lives in Iowa with my amazing husband, Tim and our incredible son Theodore.  I love to cook, entertain family and friends, visit unknown travel destinations, and enjoy the occasional martini.  

 

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Sprinkle Joy.

A little here.  A little there.  A little everywhere. 

July 23, 2019

We're starting to implement Taco Tuesdays. Mexican food is one of Tim and my favorites and we are determined to get our children on board. So get ready for a bunch of fun new taco recipes we plan to try! 

Taco Pasta Bake

  • 1/2 lb. shells pasta

  • 1 lb. 93% lean...

September 25, 2018

Crock Pot Chicken Taco Soup

  • 1.5 lb. chicken breast

  • 16 oz. jar favorite salsa

  • 6 C. chicken broth 

  • 1 pkg. low sodium taco seasoning 

  • 15 oz. can black beans, rinsed and drained

  • 1 small can whole kernel corn, drained

  • 1 Lime 

  • 1/2 C. bro...

August 10, 2014

A fun weekend with my Kappa sisters and the perfect Guacamole recipe.

August 4, 2014

A fun, low carb dinner - great flavor and perfect substitute for Taco's.

February 2, 2014

An easy chicken tortilla soup recipe - perfect for warming you up on a cold night. Plus - it's SO easy to make!

January 8, 2014

A couple of weeks ago we had friends over for a mexican feast. We did it up right with all the fixings. I wanted to make a little something extra for the taco’s

May 6, 2011

Happy Cinco de Mayo everyone! To celebrate this fun holiday, Tim and I made our favorite turkey taco recipe.  I found this recipe a few years ago and it has become a regular dish in our household.  It’s a light take on a classic food.  The little hints of cinnamon are...

April 26, 2011

Who needs a new taco recipe?

I have been wanting to mix up the “classic” taco recipe and I’m so happy I found this recipe on Eat, Live, Run. This blog is great if you’re looking for creative takes on classic foods. I made these for dinner last night, and Tim and I finis...

April 21, 2011

Well, we’re back from sunny Florida and I’m getting back into reality – and unfortunately that means cold, rainy weather.  What’s the best way to lighten up a dreary door?  Fresh flowers of course.  They always lighten up a home – I love buying them in the summer at fa...

April 12, 2011

Thursday Night, Tim and I were going to go out for Mexican.  Half way through the day I thought it would be more fun to cook a mexican feast at home!  I found this great recipe online from the March 2009 Issue of Cooking Light Magazine.

Tex Mex Calzones

  • 8 Ounces...

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Mom to Teddy and Madeleine. Wife to Tim. Designer. I LOVE: cooking | baking, entertaining family & friends,
unknown travel destinations, a good book, positive words, photography, and the occasional martini.