The Foodie Patootie – Page 5 – Tasty, easy, and filling recipes, with some Tampa food thrown in.

Burrito Bowl Casserole

This Burrito Bowl Casserole is has everything that you need: flavor and cheese pull, plus it's easy to make and dinner can be ready in just under an hour!


Sweet Potato Muffins for Me, Dog Treats for Bits

When you take such care to make sure your dog has great treats, you'll also want to make yourself some sweet potato muffins to match!

Max is Nine Months Old

Now nine months old, Max is walking (kind of), certainly crawling and "talking" like crazy.

Relax with a DIY Peppermint Sugar Scrub

This Peppermint Sugar Scrub is a DIY you can make in less than five minutes. Super easy and quick, plus it's perfect for those relaxation moments.


Homemade Sloppy Joes with Ketchup

Who doesn't love sloppy joes? They were a childhood staple. Now, make them homemade using ketchup!

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Snapple is on rollback at Walmart! Get yours!

What’s in my Diaper Bag

In my diaper bag I have all the essentials for both me and my son.

Our First Snow!

It was our first snow in North Carolina and also, ever!

Max is Eight Months Old

I’ll be honest. I certainly never thought I would stick with monthly Max updates here. Between moving and just being a new mom with an active infant (I feel he’s basically a toddler? When...

One-Pot Turkey Bolognese

This one-pot meal is so good your whole family will enjoy. Made with Barilla Pronto Penne, it comes together in no time at all.