Kenzie's Chronicles

Beauty, food and personal anecdotes.



Kitchen Tips: Saving Time

Life is hectic, I get it and that last thing anyone wants to do after working all day is come home and spend an hour in the kitchen making supper. I have some tips on how to make a good... Continue Reading →


New Year, New Discoveries

The most common New Years Resolution is to get in shape, but most of us are on a budget. If you're like me and trying to make healthier choices and keep spending under control, compare the nutritional facts. I know,... Continue Reading →

Cajun Turkey Breast

In this house we love all things spicy and smoky, when we saw this turkey breast at Wal-Mart we had to try it for Thanksgiving. Now it is fully cooked so it just needs to be reheated, but there were... Continue Reading →

He’s Eating Vegetables! (And Doesn’t Know It)

I have a picky eater on my hands, no he's not a toddler, he is my 27 year old boyfriend. He is convinced he hates vegetables of all kinds, flat out refuses to try them because 20 years ago he didn't... Continue Reading →

Tender BBQ Pork Chops

I'll be honest, I'm not a huge fan of pork, but I love these pork chops! Fork tender, don't need a knife, and full of barbeque-ey deliciousness. Some of this recipe is to taste though, I used a Cajun spice rub... Continue Reading →

Spicy Honey Baked Chicken

Ever since I first made this recipe about three years ago, it has been a fairly constant supper request in my house and for a good reason too! This chicken has a definite kick, mixed with the right amount of... Continue Reading →

My Christmas Cookies and Candy

Pumpkin Crackle Cookies   Peanut Butter M&M Cookies   Peanut Butter Balls   Nutter Butter Peanut Butter Cup Truffles   Cinnamon Sugar Nuts   Sweet and Spicy Bacon Nuts   Classic Recipe: Peanut Butter Fudge   Make Ahead Freezer Sugar... Continue Reading →

Pumpkin Crackle Cookies

I started making my Christmas baking plans and realized I had a can of pumpkin left over from Thanksgiving that I didn't use and thought why not use it for Christmas? Immediately I ran to Pinterest for inspiration and resurfaced... Continue Reading →

Peanut Butter M&M Cookies

Christmas time is the time to bake a ton of cookies, strictly for Santa of course! This classic recipe is always a hit, soft, tender cookies with the hard M&M's running through it is a match made in heaven. Peanut... Continue Reading →

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