Pork Carnitas

This is by far my favorite way to eat pork. My husband gets tired of pork when we buy it in bulk but this recipe makes every person in our family happy. Cooking the meat is effortless and baking it afterwards makes it crispy to perfection. The orange and lime juice keeps it juicy and …

What Is Heaven?

Heaven has been on my families mind a lot the last couple of years. After losing so many people recently, my son wants answers, and I never know what to tell him. One of my favorite novels has one of the best descriptions of heaven. In the Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold, she describes heaven …

Soundtrack of a Summer

I have always had a summer soundtrack. More than any other season, I feel like summer just has those songs that encapsulate it perfectly. I love how one song can bring back those full three months and bring you back to yourself. I love how one CD or playlist can flood you with memories you …

Apple Pie Dessert Tacos

Pie is one of Thylers favorite desserts so I was very excited to make these apple pie dessert tacos for my family, everyone adored the cherry pie and banana cream dessert tacos from our earlier taco nights. Tacos are my absolute favorite food and pie is one of my favorite desserts. Dessert tacos feel like …

Beer Braised Chicken Tacos

I adore chicken tacos. The meat is super easy to prepare and shred. There is really only one way to make chicken tacos better, which is beer. These beer braised chicken tacos are insanely easy and delicious. Cooking the meat in beer gives the meat such a unique flavor, something I really enjoy along with …