Best Friend Award ~Coming Right Up

Tammy Hiveley - October 8, 2015

Leaving on my mission trip next week has got me spinning. Racing to check off my work ToDo’s, prepping for the trip itself, and organizing my families’ life while I’m away tends to be all-consuming. Not a spare moment. In amongst this whirlwind, I got the sweetest text message from a friend. …As part of my support for your upcoming mission trip, I’m putting together a meal sign …

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Award Winning Wild Rice Soup

Cate Mezyk - December 18, 2014

I recently went to a soup cook off, and knew I needed a killer recipe to make. I’m a wee bit competitive, so you know I’m going to bring my A game if there’s a prize on the line. Since I had just made my souper tasty (see what I did there? tee hee) white chicken chili recipe for this particular group of friends, I …

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Hosting Made Easy

Cate Mezyk - November 20, 2014

This Thanksgiving is a big one for both of the Wild Ruffle girls, as we’ll each be hosting in our homes for the first time! Though Tammy has hosted before, she just moved into her new home (yay!), and will be having her whole crew over there on the big day. And though in previous years, Cate always left hostess duties up to her fabulous …

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Famous White Chicken Chili

Cate Mezyk - November 6, 2014

White chicken chili is a favorite of ours. Everybody in our home eats it happily, even my pickiest kids. I served it up on our weekend away to the loveliest of barns, and it was the perfect way to warm our bellies on a chilly (pun intended) fall day. Every time I serve this recipe to friends, I get asked for the recipe. It’s been …

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A New Twist on Ratatouille

Cate Mezyk - September 23, 2014

I have so many veggies from my CSA right now! Our family is loving the abundance, but there are also a couple of drawbacks to it. One, I’m running out of ways to cook squash. My family might throw their plates at me if I serve them up another round of roasted zucchini, and there are only so many delicious gluten free cookies I can …

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Clean Up That Mess!

Cate Mezyk - August 11, 2014

“This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign withPollinate Media Group™ and Wet-Nap but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #showusyourmess” We’re just a few weeks away from school starting up again, which means it’s time to start thinking about school lunches. My oldest daughter is gluten free, which makes packing them a little more tricky. Gluten free bread isn’t …

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A Very Merry Macy’s Giveaway!

Cate Mezyk - December 9, 2013

Remember a couple of week ago, when I shared my plan for my new Christmas table decor? Everything’s all set to be in neutral colors this year, and happily, Macy’s was able to help me out in my quest to create the perfect holiday palette of colors. But let’s be honest – this Hotel Collection serving platter would look great with any holiday scheme (and truly all …

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Fun Finds on Friday

Cate Mezyk - July 13, 2012

I really, really love to eat. Ask me how my vacation went, and I’ll tell you all about the food we ate each day. Yum. The only reason I work out is so I can eat even more. Because I really love to eat! So this week I’m giving you the edible edition of Fun Finds – recipes that I’ve been thinking of trying (and …

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