MN Landscape Arboretum

I think I have found my newest “happy place”! A few weeks back my mom and I had an adventure day and went out to the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. This place is absolutely stunning and I have already convinced myself that I will be getting a membership next year. With over 400,000 visitors per year the staff at The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum work like a … Continue reading MN Landscape Arboretum

Succulent Fountain

Many of those who frequent Pinterest have caught Succulent Fever and I am no exception. My grandparents came up this spring for one of their visits and we wanted to try our own succulent project. Apparently we caught succulent fever a little late…we could only find a very limited selection and at a very high price. After researching on Pinterest I will definitely be propagating my … Continue reading Succulent Fountain

Oven Roasted Marinara Sauce

After having such great success with my Oven Roasted Salsa I felt it only made sense to try making my own marinara sauce using the same process.  It turned out amazing and was great tossed with mini meatballs and cheese ravioli later that night for dinner. Ingredients: 6-8 Tomatoes (quartered) 4 Cloves Minced Garlic 1 Yellow Onion Chopped 1/4 C. Chopped Basil 1/8 C. Chopped Rosemary … Continue reading Oven Roasted Marinara Sauce

Salsa Fried Chicken

Last Monday was Tex-Mex night at Hunk House. I made an amazing Oven Roasted Salsa, Salsa Fried Chicken with Corn and Jalapeño Corn Muffins in an attempt to use up the large volumes of peppers and tomatoes from my Salsa Garden. Everything was delicious and so fresh tasting, not to mention super easy! Ingredients: 1 C. Oven Roasted Salsa, plus more for dipping later 3 Boneless Skinless … Continue reading Salsa Fried Chicken