Welcome to the weekend, my buddies! I’ve had a enjoyable week within the sunshine whereas visiting buddies in Utah. Shawn, Natalie, and I did a simple hike on Aspiration Trail one morning and snapped this photograph on the high.
There are a whole bunch of rocks lining the trail all the way in which up the hill and it was an effective way to spend a while outside. For those who’re visiting the St. George space, this stroll/hike must be in your to-do record.
ON THE BLOG this week: Is there something higher than coming residence to the scent 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 scorching 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 scorching 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 just a little 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 high 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 rooster pot pies. Favor a casserole? Simply bake it that means as an alternative. Whichever means you select to make it, this dinner disappears fast.
Uninterested in 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 nicely.
Air fryer Brussels sprouts are the popcorn of the vegetable world. There is no such thing as a means you’ll be able to eat only one – they’re such an important snack or facet. 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 might fortunately snack on these day by day.
What I’m CRAVING: These banana split freezer bites seem like loads of enjoyable and so they may be a great way to maintain some wholesome snackable treats readily available. I’m going to make a number of this weekend with the bananas we’ve 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 certain 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 little thing although. From storing leftovers, prepping salads, taking meals to buddies, and freezing soups and sauces, just about every little 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 very massive Elvis fan. Nevertheless, the previews for this film caught my consideration and I wound up actually having fun with it. Austin Butler gave a fully unbelievable efficiency and Tom Hanks did as nicely. 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 buddies, that is such learn. Even should you aren’t essentially enthusiastic about decreasing your use of expertise, there may be loads of strong information right here which will make you rethink the way in which you utilize your gadgets. For those who’re something like me and have given some thought to the period of time we spend watching our telephones, this e-book is prone to encourage you.
“I’m the Lord; I’ve known as you in righteousness; I’ll take you by the hand and maintain you.” Isaiah 42:6a
Wishing you a stunning week filled with little issues that make you smile!