Welcome to the weekend, my buddies! Not solely am I trying ahead to every week of attractive chilly fall climate, that is additionally going to be every week full of household. My brother will probably be right here, in addition to my aunt and uncle. AND my center child will probably be turning 18 in only a few days! The teenager years actually do fly previous, my buddies.
ON THE BLOGS this week: Creamy, chewy oats, bananas, and pecans are topped with a beneficiant drizzle of maple syrup to make this heat and filling maple banana nut oatmeal. Lower than 10 minutes of effort is required to place this scorching breakfast on the desk.
This uncomplicated but extremely flavorful meal is created by roasting Brussels sprouts and potatoes and then stirring them together with zesty sausage and a generous helping of cheese. As a lot as we get pleasure from every of those substances on their very own, when mixed the result’s better than the sum of its elements.
These BBQ chicken foil packets are simply made with hen, a sprinkling of spices, a handful of blended greens, and a brushing of barbecue sauce.
Tender, barely crisp inexperienced beans sauteed in butter and tossed with loads of contemporary herbs are a side dish that everyone enjoys.
Cheesy broccoli mashed potatoes had been impressed by my household’s fondness for Irish colcannon, the ever-popular loaded mashed potatoes with cabbage.
Creamy hazelnut unfold and melted chocolate are tucked inside flaky, buttery pastry dough earlier than being baked into these irresistible chocolate babka bites.
Creamy chocolate fudge full of peanuts and marshmallows makes a chewy, crunchy, salty, sweet rocky road fudge that each one ages will get pleasure from.
Have you ever tasted arroz con leche? This can be a Mexican rice pudding made with sweetened condensed milk, evaporated milk, complete milk, and loads of cinnamon. You’re going to find it irresistible!
My FAVORITE THING this week is this contoured sleeping mask. I’ve used a contoured masks for years now and swear by the distinction it makes. This masks is a bit nicer and fancier (extra contouring and thicker padding across the edges) than my older ones and I find it irresistible. There’s zero gentle sneaking in, not even a teeny tiny edge round my nostril. I slept like a rock every time I wore it this week and it was very snug all through the evening. I don’t suppose I adjusted it even as soon as – not less than not that I recall.
What I’m WATCHING: Wall-E. Oh my goodness! How have I by no means watched this film prior to now? Who knew that robots may very well be so expressive? I discovered the connection between Wall-E and Eve to be charming.
What I’m LISTENING to: Pour it Out Into The Night by The Revivalists. This complete album! I’ve listened to it often for months now and I get pleasure from it extra every time by way of. It’s my favourite of their albums now.
“Being assured of this, that he who started a great work in you’ll carry it on to completion till the day of Christ Jesus.” Philippians 1:6 NIV
Wishing you a stunning week filled with little issues that make you smile!