4th of July Special!

Hey everyone! Today I just have a quick little post to share a great deal with you! I mention eMeals many times throughout my blog. I have used their meal planning service for almost 4 years now, and...

Back to Africa

Hello, Faithful Readers!  Try not to cry too much, but today’s post does not include a recipe.  I know, I know, I’m toying with your emotions.  The purpose of today’s post is to tel...

New & Improved Normal Cooking

Welcome to the new and improved Normal Cooking site!  I’m sorry it has taken so long (and there have been so few posts recently), but things were quite a bit more complicated than we expected! ...

Normal Cooking is in the Huffington Post!

One of my previous posts, Bacon Wrapped Steak with Red Wine Mushroom Gravy was featured in an article in the Huffington Post!  The article is about bacon-wrapped foods, and you can see it by clicking...

I’m inspiring?!

Chocolate Chip Uru of  Go Bake Yourself has nominated me for the Inspiring Blogger Award!  She has some incredible recipes and her blog is fantastic.  You should check it out!  I’m so honored t...

100,000 VIEWS!!!

    AAAHHHH I’m so excited!! So as you can see from the image, I actually hit 100,000 views last night, but I didn’t have time to post about it until now!!  I was literally clic...

The Liebster Award! Woo!

Oh my goodness.  After a few very long and rough days at work, it was so nice to  see this waiting for me in my inbox!  Thank you so much to Kenzie of Strong Like My Coffee for nominating me! Liebste...

Another award?! I have the best readers.

Oh my goodness!  When I started blogging, I didn’t even know blog awards were a thing.  And then once I discovered them, I never thought they’d be a thing that applied to me.  I mean, I j...

Beautiful Blogger Award! I’m so honored!

This past week has been really exciting here on the blog!  One of my recipes has gone pretty viral on pinterest and now my daily views are 10 times what they were a week ago!  Crazy!  And if thatR...

My First Award!

Oh my goodness!  My first blog award!  Eeeeeeek!  I’m so excited!  I want to give a HUGE thank you to Sugarflight for the nomination!  Honestly, I’m just glad anyone even reads my blog, s...