The Little Things Newsletter #346 – Life, laughter, and lots of great food!

January 7, 2023

Welcome to the weekend, my mates! I’m headed to Santa Fe with my sisters for a several times up coming weekend and I can rarely wait around. It is been significantly also long since our past getaway. Do you have a favored spot in Santa Fe? Shoot me a be aware if there’s some thing new I must try.

ON THE Blog this 7 days: Crispy-edged baked environmentally friendly chile chicken burritos full of tacky goodness are an straightforward-to-assemble mealtime strike, total of inexperienced chile flavor.

Potatoes, crimson and green bell peppers, and yellow onions are mixed in a colorful and flavorful breakfast skillet that is excellent for breakfast, lunch, or evening meal.

Loaded with taste and just a hint of heat, these Italian stuffed bell peppers are stuffed with ground beef and rice, seasoned with lots of Italian spices, and topped with cheese.

White bean and corn enchiladas with inexperienced chile sauce and loads of tacky goodness serve as a food or snacktime dip.

In a natural way sweet and bursting with blueberry freshness, banana blueberry pancakes are a weekday breakfast must in our house. Are you thinking how to pull off pancakes on a chaotic weekday morning?? Check out all the strategies in the submit.

Heat slices of baked apples covered with cinnamon brown sugar streusel topping are all that is necessary to make this simple apple crisp recipe.

What I’m CRAVING: This Chocolate Product Pie by Valerie’s Kitchen is what chocolate-loving desires are manufactured of. I haven’t experienced a chocolate pie in ages and this just one needs to take place shortly!

My Most loved Thing this week is the Misen vegetable peeler. My buddy Rebecca gifted it to me a number of weeks ago and if I’m sincere, I was not certain I’d really like it. (I have never been a significant admirer of the Y-shaped peelers in the previous.) She was suitable though. This a person is a keeper. It is wicked sharp and cozy to use.

What I’m Observing: Glass Onion: A Knives Out Thriller If I’d been requested 50 percent an hour into this movie what I thought of it, I’d have mentioned “serious cringe” and I was about to change it off. On the other hand, I was looking at with my young ones and we required to give it a prospect. 

The good news is, it turned out to be an superb look at. In a great combine of the anticipated and sudden, with a forged that I loved watching. Ed Norton and Daniel Craig are great actors and the unexpected cameos were being wonderful. We have been all just about cheering by the conclusion of the film. It was amusing and sweet and terrible and cringy and just simple enjoyable to observe.

What I’m Reading: Cooking for Jeffrey: A Barefoot Contessa Cookbook. Ina Garten has been married to her spouse Jeffrey for around 50 years now and this cookbook is loaded with his beloved recipes.

There are sweet shots of the two of them tucked into the internet pages and even though I’m not much of a movie star cookbook collector, the stories in this 1 built me smile. I have flagged a number of recipes to attempt as I have been flipping via it, so you can wager I’ll share them with you in the long term if they’re hits with my fellas.

“Finally, brothers, what ever is correct, whatsoever is honorable, whatever is just, regardless of what is pure, what ever is charming, whatsoever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is nearly anything worthy of praise, consider about these matters.” Philippians 4:8 

Wishing you a gorgeous 7 days complete of minor matters that make you smile!