Yummy Chicken Enchiladas

This recipe is a hybrid of a recipe from The Pioneer Woman and one from Tyler Florence - but I think the combo makes them yummier! FOR THE SAUCE 1 Tablespoon Canola Oil 1 Tablespoon All-purpose Flour 1 can (28 Ounce) Enchilada Or Red Sauce 2 cups Chicken Broth 1/2 teaspoon Salt 1/2 teaspoon Ground Black Pepper 2 Tablespoons Chopped Cilantro FOR THE … [Read more...]

Tips for a fabulous day at Water World! #WWFindYourSummer

As I look out at the rain this morning I realize the summer is just starting and there will be many more sunny days ahead!  Our family loves starting the summer with a trip to Water World and we particularly enjoyed it this year! We kept our readers in mind this trip and so we have a few valuable tips: 1. Get there early!: The park opens it's gates a bit before the … [Read more...]

Guest Post: Summer tubing at Snow Mountain Ranch

  You would think that, being a native, I enjoy the snow. The fact is that I don't. I have great memories of sledding when I was younger. I had a pink sled and we would get all bundled up and go sledding down the big hill at Meadowood Recreation Center. I have taken my children a time or two, but I will be honest that I don't enjoy it. At all. It is cold, my nose freezes, the … [Read more...]

A Western spin on a family favorite: Buffalo Steak Salad

Searching for some variety to our diets, I happened upon a lovely buffalo steak at the grocery store and decided to incorporate it into one of our summer family favorites - the steak salad! It was a huge hit, so I thought I'd share! A Western Spin on the steak salad: Buffalo Steak salad Recipe Type: Main dish Cuisine: American Author: Mary-Frances Main Prep time: 10 … [Read more...]