Butternut Squash and Spinach Pasta Bake

Butternut Squash and Spinach Pasta Bake | Little Kitchen, Big Bites

If this isn't your first time here, you know that I love my slow cooker.  Like a lot.  Like use it whenever I get the chance.  So of course, when I saw on Pinterest that it was possible to cook a butternut squash in the slow cooker, I jumped. I love butternut squash, but the cooking process … [Continue reading]

Asian Pineapple Chicken | Slow Cooker

Asian Pineapple Chicken | Slow Cooker | Little Kitchen, Big Bites

EDIT: I somehow lost half of this post and the recipe!  Sorry guys! I've rewritten the recipe below.  Enjoy! Oooook, I suppose it's time to start getting healthy and all that nonsense that you talk about after the first of the year.  I may have given you something delicious and decadent and … [Continue reading]

Cheesy Bacon & Vegetable Tortellini Bake

Cheesy Bacon & Vegetable Tortellini Bake | Little Kitchen, Big Bites

And just like that, It's the new year.  We're supposed to be setting resolutions, eating healthier and moving in new and exciting directions with our lives.  But right now I feel more like pouting that the holidays are over and snuggling up under a warm blanket. This is the perfect recipe to warm … [Continue reading]

Holiday Card Booklet | Easy, Free DIY

Holiday Card Booklet | Easy, Free DIY | Little Kitchen, Big Bites

Well we're back to the routine folks, and I'm not going to lie, in some ways it's a total bummer.  I may or may not still be quietly listening to Christmas music in my car to get me through the post-holiday hangover.  But in other ways it's kind of nice to see the friends who have been busy or out … [Continue reading]

Hello, 2016

2015 Top 9 | Little Kitchen, Big Bites

Well hello there 2016.  Good to meet you.  Once we hit September I always know the New Year will be just a blink away and with baby boy {getting bigger every day} it went even faster than I could have imagined.  Between all of the spectacular celebrations, joyful moments and exciting "firsts" it has … [Continue reading]

Photo Numbers | Easy, Cheap DIY

Photo Numbers | Easy, Cheap DIY | Little Kitchen, Big Bites

So there's this person that I know.  She's my BFF.  She's my support system.  She's my role model.  She's my babysitter {and my kids' favorite person}.  She's my mama {hi mom!}. She had a big birthday this year {I'm sorry in advance for splashing your age all over the internet, Mom} and my … [Continue reading]

Santa Hat Brownie Bites | Semi Homemade No Bake Dessert

Santa Hat Brownie Bites | Semi Homemade No Bake Dessert | Little Kitchen, Big Bites

Sometimes, when I introduce a recipe, I say something along the lines of "this could not be any easier."  And I think I said something similar when sharing my Santa Hat Mini Cupcakes a few years ago.  In mom-of-one-child-land, the easiest recipe involved minimal baking, minimal decorating, and … [Continue reading]

Taco Cornbread Casserole | Semi-Slow Cooker

Taco Cornbread Casserole | Semi-Slow Cooker | Little Kitchen, Big Bites

File this one under "yum," mmmk?  I'm earmarking this recipe and using it over and over and over again through the rest of the winter.  There's nothing like the combination of the spicy tacos and the hot, soft cornbread to fill you with warmth and happiness when it's chilly outside. Does this … [Continue reading]

Chicken Gyros with Tzatziki Sauce | Semi Slow Cooker

Chicken Gyros with Tzatziki Sauce | Semi Slow Cooker | Little Kitchen, Big Bites

Guys, Christmas is seriously right around the corner.  I can't even handle how fast this is all going right now.  But I'm not going to lie, I love it all.  Every time I hear holiday music or drive at night and see Christmas lights or see decorations at every turn, it fills me with holiday cheer. … [Continue reading]

Easy Orzo and Meatball Alfredo | Semi-Homemade

Easy Orzo and Meatball Alfredo | Semi-Homemade | Little Kitchen, Big Bites

Tis the season to have sixty bajilion things on your to do list, amiright??  And I kept seeing scrumptious orzo and meatball recipes popping up on Pinterest and they sounded like they would totally hit the spot on a cool winter night.  But then there was meatball making and sauce making and as much … [Continue reading]