Finding the Balance

So…remember how I started a blog?? And then promptly dropped off the face of the Earth? Yeah. Me too. I feel the need to apologize to those of you that read this. So… To the three of you that might actually read this post…I’m sorry! I promise to be better. If nothing else, summer is

Vegetable Beef Soup

There is nothing so comforting as a bowl of hearty, delicious, hot soup. I submit that if food could be compared to a hug, a bowl of soup might just be the right comparison. Anyway, moving on. There are a million different ways you can make soup, which is one thing I love about it.

Easter Dessert Ideas

Looking for Easter Sunday food inspiration? Here are ten adorable, beautiful and easy desserts that could adorn your table! Which is your favorite? Comment below! Super easy, and super cute, try this Sunflower Peep Brownie by TheSemiSweetSisters.com Rice Krispies Easter Cups by LilLuna.com Rice krispies treats are simple and delicious. Top with frosting and easter

That Time I Started A Blog…

Well if you’re reading this, you have chosen to check out my page, so THANK YOU! I have had a really fun time thinking through what I wanted this to be. It is also kinda terrifying!  So what is HolliesHobbyHouse? This website is a place for you. A place of resources and ideas to help

Chicken & Spinach Manicotti with Tomato Cream Sauce

Long ago, Olive Garden used to have this richly flavored dish on their menu. It was my mom’s favorite thing to get, which is odd as she wasn’t a super huge fan or spinach or chicken. Later as they changed their menu, they dropped this and so I took it on myself to re-create it