Zucchini Bread

See this picture to the left here? Those are zucchini, monstrous, ginormous zucchini. Now, imagine with me if you will that your husband, a hobbyist gardener, brings in an arm full of these monstrous zucchini every day for weeks, plops them on the counter and says,...

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Avocado Chicken Salad

Have you ever had a fat day? You know, one of those days that you feel fatter than you did the day before? Please say yes so I don’t feel like an idiot. Anyway, today was one of those days. It was also one of those days that I vowed to eat better, healthier,...

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Cat Head Biscuits

Because my southern roots run so deep, I find it hard to sit down to a meal without some sort of biscuit sitting on the table. Typically I make the Ugly Biscuit for my family, mainly because it is so easy to make, looks beautiful piled on a pedestal cake plate, and...

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Lentil and Chicken Sausage Soup

Today is the day we kick off The Daniel Plan at our church. What is the Daniel Plan? It is a program developed by Pastor Rick Warren that encourages a healthy lifestyle centered on five life essentials: Faith, Food, Fitness, Focus and Friends. It is a forty day plan...

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Tonya is a mother of four, a wife of 32 years, and always finds the laughter in everyday life. Learn more.