Welcome to the weekend, my pals! I’ve had a enjoyable week within the sunshine whereas visiting pals in Utah. Shawn, Natalie, and I did a straightforward hike on Aspiration Trail one morning and snapped this photograph on the prime.
There are a whole lot of rocks lining the trail all the best way up the hill and it was an effective way to spend a while open air. When you’re visiting the St. George space, this stroll/hike must be in your to-do listing.
ON THE BLOG this week: Is there something higher than coming residence to the odor of a meal that’s simmering within the crock-pot? Making corned beef and cabbage in the slow cooker is very easy it virtually makes itself.
Fortunate sufficient to have corned beef leftover? Crispy sizzling potatoes and cabbage are mixed with bites of tender, salty, corned beef to create the corned beef and cabbage hash of your dreams.
My husband’s favorite soup takes the entire Reuben flavors you like and combines them in a steaming sizzling bowl of soup, good for these chilly nights. Don’t skip the rye bread for serving with the soup, it provides the proper last contact.
For one thing a little bit completely different subsequent time you’re making corned beef, baked corned beef with honey mustard glaze seems moist and juicy with a sticky candy glaze on prime that nobody can resist.
Tender, salty, corned beef, bite-size chunks of potatoes, and shredded inexperienced cabbage are mixed in a savory broth to make this hearty corned beef soup. This meal by no means fails to make everybody in my household pleased.
Rooster and greens simmer in a creamy filling beneath a flaky biscuit topping to make these particular person hen pot pies. Desire a casserole? Simply bake it that manner as an alternative. Whichever manner you select to make it, this dinner disappears fast.
Bored with making banana bread when these bananas on the counter have handed their prime? Banana pancakes with chocolate chips are a fast, straightforward breakfast that I’d fortunately eat for dessert as effectively.
Air fryer Brussels sprouts are the popcorn of the vegetable world. There is no such thing as a manner you may eat only one – they’re such an excellent snack or aspect. I really feel like brussels sprouts are lastly getting the eye they’ve lengthy deserved. Eat straight out of the air fryer or drizzled with a balsamic glaze, I may fortunately snack on these on daily basis.
What I’m CRAVING: These banana split freezer bites seem like a whole lot of enjoyable and so they may be a great way to maintain some wholesome snackable treats available. I’m going to make a number of this weekend with the bananas we now have on the counter. I can’t wait to strive them!
My FAVORITE THINGS this week are these freezer storage containers. I ordered extra this week and may hardly wait to fill them for ice cream season. (Technically, every day in our world is ice cream season, however we positive do churn extra all through the hotter months.)
I initially bought them a few years in the past, particularly for storing homemade ice cream. I’ve come to like them for every thing although. From storing leftovers, prepping salads, taking meals to pals, and freezing soups and sauces, just about every thing works in these sturdy containers.
What I’m WATCHING: Elvis. Although there are a number of of his songs that I really like, I’ve by no means been a extremely huge Elvis fan. Nevertheless, the previews for this film caught my consideration and I wound up actually having fun with it. Austin Butler gave a completely unimaginable efficiency and Tom Hanks did as effectively. This film deserves each award it has received and extra.
What I’m READING: Digital Minimalism: Choosing a Focused Life in a Noisy World by Cal Newport. Oh, my pals, that is such a very good learn. Even in case you aren’t essentially desirous about lowering your use of know-how, there may be a whole lot of stable information right here which will make you rethink the best way you employ your gadgets. When you’re something like me and have given some thought to the period of time we spend watching our telephones, this ebook is prone to encourage you.
“I’m the Lord; I’ve referred to as you in righteousness; I’ll take you by the hand and hold you.” Isaiah 42:6a
Wishing you a stunning week filled with little issues that make you smile!