Honey and Lime Glazed Chicken


We are big chicken fans in this house. I am a BIG fan of chicken thighs - they are cheap and you can cook them a bunch of different ways. The plus is that the boys both like any meal made with chicken thighs. My Mother in Law gave me this recipe, I have no idea where it came from, but it's freaking delicious and will be added to our 'it was so good you can make it again' list. With a few fresh ingredients, and a little prep, this Honey and Lime Glazed Chicken is sure to be a hit at any dinner table. What you will need for Honey and Lime Glazed Chicken: 8 bonless, skinless chicken thighs 2 Tbsp. honey 2 Tbsp. lime juice 1 Tbsp. Dijon mustard 1 clove of garlic; minced pinch of paprika salt & pepper to taste 2 Tbsp. oil In a bowl, combine honey, lime juice, Dijon, garlic and paprika. Whisk until mixed well. Add oil to skillet, and heat. Season the chicken thighs with salt and pepper. Cook chicken thighs for about 8 minutes, or until … [Continue reading]

200 Days of Catching the Moments Giveaway

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Ladies and gentlemen, we have hit 200 days of Catch the Moment 365! While this weeks post won't go live until Friday; Sarah, Stephanie, Mindy and I have a HUGE giveaway to share with you all! If you have been here since the beginning of the year, you will know that each Friday I link up with some amazing ladies for Catch the Moment 365. We all started (or most of us did) January 1, 2014 and the rules were, that you would take a photo a day for 365 days. Needless to say my camera's and phone have been getting a work out this year. I just transferred over 3,800+ photos to our external hard drive and have at least another 700 in editing. But today I bring you an amazing giveaway, with over $650.00 worth of prizes! Check out all the amazing prizes below! Prizes from THEIT Bags, Canvas on Demand, Camera Coats, Lightscoop, and many more! Be sure to check back on Friday for another week of Catch the Moment 365.   So what can you win? THEIT: The Lula Bag - … [Continue reading]

Catch the Moment 365: Week Twenty Eight


Welcome to Catch the Moment 365: Week Twenty Eight! Linking up as always with some amazing women. Stephanie over at Behind the Camera and Dreaming, Sarah over at Nurse Loves Farmer and Mindi over at Simply Stavish. There is no way to go about this nicely - so here it is... I had a really shitty week. Not just with my photography, but life in general just sucked! I hate to be a Debbie Downer and all - and the worst part - It's my Birthday today and I still feel like poop! We had a really busy weekend, and I captured some great memories. But throughout the week, I was lazy when it came to capturing moments. I just wasn't fully into it this week. We did manage to get a trip to the water park in - as well as a trip to the beach and also to the river. But this week for me, I was lacking inspiration.   192 | 365 Etoile Violette   193 | 365 The Beam   194 | 365 The Vedder   195 | … [Continue reading]

Green Bean Casserole

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I am a green bean lover! Green beans are one of my favorite green vegetables (along with broccoli and asparagus) and I love that you can doctor them up in a variety of ways. The traditional green bean casserole on Chris' side has mushroom soup, etc. It's really good, but it's very rich for me. The recipe my Mom taught me is slightly.. ok a lot different. This is an amazing side dish for any meal really. I served this a few weeks ago with ribs and rice. I also serve this green bean casserole at Christmas time or any other fancy holiday dinner. It's super simple to make - only needing four ingredients and some spices. Print Green Bean Casserole Author: C.E. Juby Recipe type: Side dish Prep time:  15 mins Cook time:  20 mins Total time:  35 mins Serves: 6   Fresh green beans with bacon and onions Ingredients 1 lb fresh green beans - stemmed 4 slices of bacon; diced 1 small onion; chopped 1 Tbsp. butter Salt and pepper to taste … [Continue reading]

Fun Family Weekend


It's been a while since we had a fun family weekend. I mean, each weekend is 'fun' but last weekend was one of the best! Our weekend kicked off with dinner over at our neighbors - the kids had a … [Continue reading]

The Sweetest Leggings from SweetLegs


I am guilty of wearing leggings as pants. To be honest, you can usually find me wearing leggings. I don't care if someone tells me they ain't meant to be worn as pants.. I do and that is that. I … [Continue reading]

Catch the Moment 365: Week Twenty Seven


Welcome to another week of Catch the Moment 365. Linking up with some fabulous ladies. Mindi over at Simply Stavish, Stephanie over at Behind the Camera and Dreaming and Sarah over at Nurse Loves … [Continue reading]

Simple Lemonade


My favorite Summer time drink has to be lemonade. I love anything lemon and sipping back a fresh lemonade is heaven to me. I like to keep in simple. Water sugar and some lemons and voila! Simple … [Continue reading]

Wordless Wednesday: Film


Welcome to another Wordless Wednesday. So first off, it's totally not a wordless Wednesday... you know how I roll. I got some film developed on the weekend - I also talked to someone about setting … [Continue reading]

Let’s Talk About Sex Baby


Ok let's just get to the nitty gritty. This post contains talk about sex, and it may not be for everyone. The video posted is meant for a mature audience and is rated R. On July 16th, Chris and I … [Continue reading]