One Year, Keto and 30 Pounds

I have taken a year off from Friendly Food accidentally and I have missed my friends here! I realize my last post was a week shy of a year ago and I cannot believe how much had changed! In July 2018, I switched to a keto diet, focusing on high fat meats and greens mostlyContinue reading “One Year, Keto and 30 Pounds”

How to a $1.99 bag of perogies taste like a gourmet meal!

I love perogies, but I cannot see myself ever making homemade ones. They take up an entire day, and actually cost quite a bit of money once you do the math. No, I am more of a “buy a bag of perogies for $1.99 and figure out how to make them amazing” kind of person!Continue reading “How to a $1.99 bag of perogies taste like a gourmet meal!”

7 Affordable Mothers Day ideas for Mom’s who love to cook

Do you have a “Foodie Mommy”? The kind of Mom that spent three days cooking an unbelievable Holiday dinner or who always made a birthday cake that the kids talked about for months after your party? I have been thinking a lot about what to get my “Foodie Mommy” for this upcoming Mothers Day andContinue reading “7 Affordable Mothers Day ideas for Mom’s who love to cook”

Grilled Chicken and Corn Chowder

Even thought it is technically April, Mother Nature just refuses to let it be Spring. I am watching tiny snowflakes dance around my yard as I write this and this kind of weather makes me want soup! So naturally, I go through my cupboards and fridge to see what I have to make soup. DoContinue reading “Grilled Chicken and Corn Chowder”