Archives for January 2013

All Purpose Crumb Topping

In my professional opinion, Crumb Topping is the best-est of the best. In essence, it’s just flour,sugar and butter, but when baked, it turns into little nuggets of golden deliciousness. This is my All Purpose Crumb Topping. You can use it on anything and everything… Pies Muffins Sweet Casseroles Cupcakes Cobblers Facial Scrub..ok, not so […]

Sloppy Joe Pizza

I am SUPER big on family dinners AT.THE.DINNER.TABLE. Almost every night we sit down, all together to eat dinner and talk about our day. I often hear people saying, “We barely, ever eat dinner at the same time.” People are too busy these days. They have baseball, gymnastics, music..etc. Evryones schedules are different. Well, we […]

Valentines Peanut Butter Cookies

I got bowed down to over these cookies. Seriously, like on knees and arms waving up and down to the floor…the whole shebang. Now keep in mind, I do bring all my baked goods to work for my co-workers to indulge on. And these simple Peanut Butter Cookies is what I get such praises for? […]

I. Am. On. Strike

  Let me quote my self from my blog post from january 9th 2013.   “Standing in-front of the fridge like every 20 minutes, but then I’m sure my fridge would go out too.” If you read that post, you will know that I was referring to alternate ways to cool off because my a/c […]


When you hear the word Smithfield, what is the first thing that pops into your head? Smithfield ham? Smithfield Virginia? Well, if you said either, you would be right. I had the amazing oppurtunity to spend a few days in Smithfield, Virginia learning alllll about Smithfield Products. I was joined by two very awesome people, […]

Favorite Things Thursday

Dark chocolate. Pomegranate Seeds. Acai Berries. Goji Berries. All very high in Anti-Oxidents. Guess how many of these I have eaten? 3 bags, almost all by myself. Except for little fingers that always seem to photo bomb my pictures. With all of those Anti-Oxidents, I am going to live until I am 234. Seriously, I […]

Salted Saltine Toffee with Coconut

I got the BEST Christmas present EVER this year…. No, not diamonds,not an amazing purse. Not even a new car. Our air conditioner broke. Jealous right? Well, you may not be cause it’s cold pretty much everywhere else in the country Not here in Tampa. It’s HOT and HUMID It broke the day after Christmas […]

Carrot Coconut Soup

Well, aren’t I a big fat looser. Over the last almost 5 years of writing this site, I only have 4 soup recipes. Spanish Bean Roasted Tomato with Grilled Cheese Croutons Tex Mex Chili Garbanzo Bean Soup with Ham It’s not because I dont lurve soup, it’s that the losers people in my house won’t really […]


Facebook. I love it and hate it. It’s a necessary evil. I post lots and lots of things on Facebook that are never mentioned on this site. Super fun stuff. Like why on earth I had on these pants… Guess what, even if you have “liked” my Hungry Housewife Facebook page, chances are that Facebook […]

Kale Chips

Ok guys. My fat jeans are too tight. And by too tight, I mean, like tight, TIGHT. This is serious. Did you know that I have gained oh, about 35-40 pounds since I started by site? I don’t lie. Back in 2008, I was living on Nut bars and tuna fish and working out 2 […]

Pressure Cooker Beef Stroganoff

My head is still spinning. The holidays are all..Rush Rush Rush.. And then, BAM, it’s over in a second. Hope you got some good swag for Christmas. My Mom rocks cause she got me one of those new-fangled electric pressure cookers. This one to be exact. Fancy, huh? I was torn between and electric one […]